Breezy Point Beach & Campground

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At Breezy Point Beach, there’s fun for the whole family!

Seated at the heart of the Chesapeake Bay, Breezy Point Beach & Campground is one of Calvert County’s favorite attractions. The sandy shores and gentle surf offer visitors near and far the ultimate Maryland experience. Spend a day at Breezy Point’s pristine beach soaking up the sun, while taking in the gorgeous views. Or, enjoy a serene picnic with loved ones. For fishing and crabbing enthusiasts, there is a 200-foot fishing pier. And for the most adventurous visitors, hunt for shark’s teeth and fossils on the water’s edge.

Due to the popularity of the beach, the park often fills to capacity, especially during summer weekends and holidays. Please visit our Facebook page  or call the Breezy Point Office ahead of time to check the capacity status. 

Breezy Point Beach is currently closed. We will reopen for the 2024 season on May 1, 2024.


5300 Breezy Point Road, Chesapeake Beach, MD 20732



Hours of Operation

Breezy Point public beach is open 7 days per week May 1 through October 31

Mon - Fri  9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Weekends and Holidays 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Mon - Fri  9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Weekends and Holidays 8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Mon - Fri  9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Weekends and Holidays 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.


Half mile of sandy beach200-foot fishing and crabbing pierNetted swimming areaPlayground for children
RestroomsOutdoor showersCharcoal grillsShaded picnic areas

  1. Beach
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  3. Pricing and Fees
  4. Rules
  5. Top Five Things to Do

Please be aware that during warmer month jellyfish may be present in the water. All patrons swim at their own risk and there are no refunds. 

During periods of high visitation, traffic will be turned away from the entrance when the beach has reached capacity. When this occurs, no additional vehicles or visitors will be admitted, including additional members of a party that may have already entered. Groups should plan to arrive at the same time or carpool if possible. If any vehicle leaves the beach, it will not be permitted to reenter without paying another entry fee.

Based on recent experience with visitation trends, Breezy Point Beach & Campground will fill to capacity and close by midday on Memorial Day, Fourth of July and Labor Day weekends. Many other warm weekends will likely reach capacity as well. Please take this into consideration when planning your outing.

For information about beach capacity, visit our Facebook page  or call 410-535-0259.

Public Beach Advisories Available Online

The Calvert County Health Department conducts routine water samplings of the county’s public bathing beaches from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Before you head to the beach this summer, check for advisories on the Calvert County Health Department website.

How to Get Here

Breezy Point is located about one hour from Washington DC, making it the ideal location to turn city living into beach bum fun for the day. Breezy Point is located in Chesapeake Beach, Maryland, a town home to fresh, local seafood, public boat ramps, charter fishing and much more.

Breezy Point Beach & Campground was acquired by the Calvert County Board of County Commissioners in January 1995 and is operated by the Calvert County Department of Parks & Recreation. County ownership guarantees that future generations will always have a place to enjoy the riches of the beautiful Chesapeake Bay.

From I-495 (Capitol Beltway) take Exit 11A, Route 4 South/East. Take MD Route 260, Chesapeake Beach Road approximately nine miles to Chesapeake Beach. Turn right on MD 261, proceed five miles and turn left at green road sign onto Breezy Point Road. Continue one mile to Breezy Point Beach and Campground.