Nickerson Beach Park


Bordering the Atlantic Ocean, this 121-acre park offers the lure of beaches, swimming and numerous other athletic and family activities. In addition, Nickerson provides a campground with 74 sites for RVs. Water, sewer and electrical hookup are available. Leisure Pass holders receive resident rate.

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PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING BELOW BEFORE BOOKING A CAMPGROUND ALSO SEE FLYER POSTED BELOW FOR ALL PERTINENT DATES FOR CABANA PAYMENTS AND LOTTERY

  • We will not be accepting 2022 reservations at this time, THE EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION DATES ARE ON THE FLYER BELOW AND ARE ONLY FOR NASSAU COUNTY RESIDENTS- ALL NON-NASSAU COUNTY RESIDENT BOOKINGS WILL BE ACCEPTED THE WEEK AFTER.
  • Online booking will start at exactly 9am on March 21st  Please create your username and password prior to the day of booking to save time and have your leisure pass number which appears on your card
  • You must have a valid leisure pass and the camper must be registered in Nassau County to receive resident discounts.
  • All reservations are subject to change and approval by Nickerson Beach Staff. 
  • All payments are due upon booking your reservation. 
  • No camper or RV can be booked for more than 14 consecutive days on the same site. 
  • You will be contacted by staff if any problems arise with your booking
  • Please be absolutely certain of your dates of arrival and departure due to our NO REFUND policy
  • If you have any question please call 516-571-7700 for details
  • NO RVs over 40 feet in length
  • No RV can stay on any one site for more than 14 days consecutively- after the 14 day period has been reached a new site must be booked in advance 
  • When booking online if the same site is booked for more than 14 consecutive days the reservation is subject to automatic refusal and removal without an alternate site offered
  • Between memorial day and labor day we have a 7 night minimum and 14 day maximum stay 
  • Falsifying of residency and or leisure pass ownership will be subject to price increase or removal
  • We cannot switch sites once you are booked 
  • We will have operators on site to take phone calls if you are having trouble logging in but please check prior to the day of that your username and password are working.

Nickerson Events 2022 8.5x11

Please read before clicking on the link below to purchase a ticket to enter the 2022 Nassau County Nickerson Beach Cabana Lottery.

All interested parties MUST have a valid Nassau County Leisure Pass prior to purchasing a lottery ticket. A Leisure Pass can only be purchased in person at the following Nassau County Parks locations:

Bay Park Cantiague Park Cedar Creek Park Christopher Morley Park Eisenhower Park (Aquatic Center, Golf Course, Administration Bldg.) Grant Park Mitchel Athletic Complex: Nassau County Rifle & Pistol Range Nickerson Beach Park North Woodmere Park Wantagh Park

Nassau County Leisure Pass information and costs are available at: www.nassaucountyny.gov/1790/Leisure-Pass

  • The entry for the lottery is $36 and is non-refundable.
  • Only one lottery ticket can be purchased per household. If more than one lottery ticket is purchased from the same household address the lottery ticket will be canceled and no refund will be given.
  • The 2022 Nassau County Nickerson Beach Cabana Lottery Drawing will be recorded live on Monday, April 25, 2022. Lottery results will be posted at 3:00 pm and can be viewed at www.nassaucountyny.gov/2802/Nickerson-Beach-Park
  • Lottery winners will be contacted by phone and email within a week of the drawing.
  • Cabana payments must be made in full by May 9, 2022.
  • A waitlist will be compiled of all lottery tickets not chosen and the waitlist will be utilized if all cabanas are not paid for by May 9, 2022.
  • Questions? Please call Nickerson Beach Park at 516-571-7700

Nickerson Campground Online Reservation 

PLEASE NOTE: We suggest not using a mobile device for registration. There will be forms that you will need to read, sign electronically, print, and scan back to the camp office. This will be difficult to do on a mobile device.

Login Help:

  • If you have an active leisure pass or have purchased a permit, picnic reservation, ice skating session, marina dock, cabana lottery or a cabana/cabinette since 2020 but do not have an email attached to your account or are unsure of the email address attached to your account, please call ­­­­­­­­516571-7700 or email nickersonbeachstaff@nassaucountyny.gov to link your email to your account.
    • Please have ready at the time of your phone call or email the following information so we can add your email to your account so you can register and check out properly:
      • Name
      • Address
      • Phone Number
      • Email address that you would want on file
  • If you have already logged on to Nassau County Online Website or need to create an account with Nassau County Parks, please visit:

https://secure.rec1.com/NY/nassau-county-ny/catalog

Click the link below to purchase cabana lottery tickets or book campground:

https://secure.rec1.com/NY/nassau-county-ny/catalog

Directions:

To reach Nickerson Beach Park from the North Shore, take Meadowbrook Parkway South to Loop Parkway (Exit M10) to Point Lookout. Turn right onto Lido Boulevard. Nassau Beach is about half-mile on your lefthand side. From the South Shore, take Southern State Parkway (East) to Meadowbrook Parkway (South) toward Jones Beach. Just before the Jones Beach Toll, go off onto the Loop Parkway (exit M10) toward Point Lookout. Take Loop Parkway all the way to the end. Turn right: Nassau Beach Park is on the left hand side about ½ a mile away.