2018 Summer Internship Program

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Rye Town Park's Dog Policy:

  • Dogs are allowed in the Park from 6:00am - 9:00am  Off Leash with a Permit from the City of Rye Clerks Office (914) 967 - 7371. *Dog must wear a valid registration tag*
  • Dogs are allowed throughout the Park any time of day on a Leash
  • Dogs are NOT ALLOWED on the sand/beach at any time

If you have questions about the Park's Dog Policy please contact the Park's administration office at (914) 881-4535.

During our Summer Months, the Park hosts many events for all ages. With thanks to our Local Sponsors we have been able to continue events for years and years, and will continue to do so. *More events to come! If you have questions, or an idea for an event, please Email: ssumma@townofryeny.com

Below you will see photos from our 2018 Fall Festival!


Westchester County EAP Program -   (914) 995-6070

NYSHIP Medical Health Insurance -   (877) 769-7447

Shelter Point Vision Insurance -          (800) 365-4999 or (516) 829-8100

                                                                               2018 Summer Internship Program

Rye Town Supervisor Gary Zuckerman and the Rye Town Council announced that the Town is sponsoring its 7th annual Summer Internship Program for high school students! The internship consists of a one week job readiness workshop for students and a four week internship with a local business, community organization or municipality.


EligibilityStudents who are at least 14 years old, live in the Town of Rye, and will be enrolled in, or graduated from, Blind Brook, Port Chester or Rye Neck High School in 2018 are eligible to apply.



Please click here to download an application! 

The deadline for submitting completed applications is June 1st.

Job Readiness Workshop: Monday, July 9 to Friday, July 13

Those students who are accepted will attend a job readiness workshop from 9:30am to 12:30pm. It will include sessions on job search skills, resumes writing, interviewing and on-the-job performance.

On the last day of the workshop, students will interview with prospective employers. Students and employers will be “matched” based on their mutual interest.

Internship: Monday, July 23 - Friday, August 17th

Interns will:

- Work for a maximum 15 hours/week (days and hours to be arranged by the intern and employer)

- Receive a stipend of $10/hour to be paid equally by the employer and the Town

- Work at either a local business, non-profit organization or municipality.

-Previous worksites included: Byrnes Advisor Group, Carver Center, Clay Arts Center, Family Services of Westchester, the NAACP The Nimble Thimble, Port Chester Housing Authority, Serendipity Labs, State Farm Insurance, Town of Rye , Village of Port Chester: Village Manager/Planning/Police/Senior Center, Village of Mamaroneck.

Schedule For Beach Operations –

The Park’s “In Season” begins on the Friday before Memorial Day and runs through the end of September. Weather permitting, lifeguards will be on duty and the beach is open for swimming from 9 a.m. until dusk. Parking and Beach admission fees will apply.

 For Tide Information, click here.   

The beach may be open for swimming on the weekends after Labor Day through September if weather permits and lifeguards are available. See home page for fee details.

“Off Season” (Oct. 1st until Memorial Day weekend)

 The bathrooms will be open during the day through November.    

Parking and Beach Access Fees For Rye Town Park

The park and beach are open to the general public.  You don’t have to be a resident to use the park.  Persons can pay on a daily basis or purchase season permits, which provide discounts to people planning to use the beach and park frequently.

Residents of Rye City, Port Chester, Rye Brook and Rye Neck get discounts on both daily rates and season permits.

Non-residents of these communities can also buy season permits, at higher rates.

There are three categories of permits for residents and non-residents: Senior, Single, and Family.  

Parking Only permits can also be purchased, which provide for unlimited free parking during the beach season.

Daily rates for parking and beach access are higher on weekends than weekdays.

The daytime parking rates are from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.  Evening parking rates run from 7 p.m. until the park closes.  Daytime beach access rates are from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Late Afternoon beach access rates are from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.  Evening Beach access rates are from 7 p.m until closing. Residents are free after 7 p.m for beach access.

See the complete chart of the 2019 daily and seasonal permit rates on the permits and fees page.

Pre-Season Operations: Starting May 3rd, the permit office is open Wednesdays through Sundays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Pre Season fees are charged for parking starting in April.