The Recreation Department offers programs for people of all ages. Here you will find the recreation events calendar, registration forms and other information.


RI County Club Golf Tournament is set for Monday, October 21 and begins at 12:00 noon with shot gun tee off. Dinner buffet will be served around 4:30-5:00 (depending upon golfers finishing games)



Barrington Glows event on Saturday, December 7 from 2:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

arts & crafts for kids, games, music/entertainment

The Library will host Celtic Christmas entertainment which begins at 2:00 p.m.
We expect Santa will arrive at 3:45 and Music (school choral groups) will begin at 4:15 p.m.
Tree Lighting will take place at 5:00 p.m.


Barrington Town Beach

  • 2019 Beach Stickers will be available as of May 1, 2019

Easy Steps to Obtain a Beach Pass at the Beach:
* Driver’s license and vehicle registration must match ownership and address of car presented for pass
* Vehicle must be present
* Payment of $30.00 if 64 years or younger

Beach Passes available at Town Hall:
* Otherwise, please go to the Town Hall / Recreation Department to verify a lease or out of state vehicle.
* Vehicle must be present
* Lease vehicles or if using USPS (PO BOX) mail for resident verification, owner of vehicle must go to Town Hall.

As a reminder NO DOGS are permitted on the beach during beach season.

BEACH SEASON runs Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day weekend.

Boats/Kayak Stickers

  • 2019 Boat/Kayak/Canoe Stickers - Sold Out.

    • Boat/Kayak Waiting List: Contact Recreation Department to get on waiting list in case additional stickers become available
  • Saturday, November 30, is deadline for removing boats/kayaks/canoes from Barrington Beach and Walker Farm.


Community Programs



Barrington Community Theatre



EBREast Bay Rowing

Register online at eastbayrowing.org

East Bay Rowing is true community rowing, with classes and competitive rowing for kids and adults. Their boats are launched from Walker Farm in Barrington. During inclement weather and during the winter training, EBR uses their indoor rowing space at 84 Cutler Street, Unit 16, in Warren, RI. For more information contact Deb@eastbayrowing.com


Forms and Applications

Recreation Facilities

For information about recreation facilities in Barrington, follow these links:

Public Access to the Road Island Coast - A guide to parks, wildlife, refuges, beaches, fishing sites, boat ramps, pathways and views along Rhode Island coast


Contact Us

Phone: (401) 247-1900, extension 9

Email: recreation@barrington.ri.gov


Director - Michele Geremia
Email - mgeremia@barrington.ri.gov

Coordinator of Programs and Community Outreach - Carole Villucci
Email - cvillucci@barrington.ri.gov

Administrative Assistant
Email - recreation@barrington.ri.gov

Office Hours & Location

New Hours:

Monday: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Tuesday-Thursday: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Friday: 9 a.m. to Noon

Town Hall closes at Noon on Fridays

Office Location:

Recreation Department

Town Hall - Lower Level

283 County Road

Barrington, RI 02806