Permits

Camping & Picnic Permits

Camping and Picnic permits will be issued, based upon availability, to town residents over the age of 21. Permits must be applied for in person at the Smithtown Department of Parks:
100 East Main Street
Kings Park, NY

Call first at (631) 269-1122.

Picnic permits are issued after January 1 for events between May 1 and the 1st weekend of October at Hoyt Farm , and for events between May 1 and September 30 for the following parks and beaches:

  • Brady Park
  • Callahan's Beach
  • Schubert's Beach
  • Short Beach
  • Veterans Memorial Park

Picnic Fees

Town Park Facilities

  • 11 to 50 People - $50
  • 51 to 100 People - $100
  • 101 to 200 People - $225
  • 201 to 300 People - $325
  • 301 to 400 People - $500
  • $100 for each additional 100 people thereafter.

Non Resident Vehicle Parking Fees

  • $12 per vehicle per day at Town Parks (only if you are attending a "Group Outing" with a resident who acquired a permit)

Town Beach Facilities

  • 11 to 50 People - $ 50
  • 51 to 100 People - $ 100
  • 101 to 200 People - $225
  • 201 to 300 People - $325
  • 301 to 400 People - $500
  • $100 for each additional 100 people thereafter.

Camping Fees

  • $30 per application - per night

Camping permits are issued for weekends only. Camping dates are between Memorial Day weekend and September 16 at Short Beach and between Memorial Day weekend and Labor Day weekend at Callahan's Beach.

Non Resident Vehicle Parking Fees at Town Beaches

$12.00 per vehicle per day (only if you are attending a "Group Outing" with a resident who acquired a permit).

NOTE:Excludes Short Beach as there is no non-resident parking available.

Carnival Attractions

Due to liability restrictions carnival type attractions and/or apparatus (i.e. dunk tanks, bouncing tents, animal rides, etc.) are strictly prohibited in town facilities.

Note: No party shall be booked exclusively at any town facility.