However, as a courtesy, dogs on a leash are allowed on the sand and boardwalk of Rockaway Beach, Coney Island %26 Brighton Beach, Manhattan Beach, Midland Beach and South Beach from October 1 to May 1.Dogs on leashes are allowed on the Coney Island Boardwalk all year round. Vaz said that dogs are likely to continue to be allowed on the beach and the boardwalk during the municipality's Dog Day celebration, which is normally celebrated twice every summer. Vaz said that complaints about dog feces on the boardwalk and beach, and the misconduct of a minority of dog owners, led him and members of the city council to support the canine ban. SEASIDE HEIGHTS: Man's best friend is no longer welcome on the boardwalk or on the town's beaches in the off-season.
Dogs are not allowed on the boardwalk or on the beach during the busy summer season, but dogs are allowed there during the quiet off-season, starting in October. For a fun-filled day under the New York sun that you won't soon forget, take Fido and his family to visit Coney Island Beach and Boardwalk. If you have your puppy in tow, keep in mind that the beach is only open to dogs from October 1 to May 1.If you were hoping to get a chance to play some ball, Coney Island Beach and Boardwalk is also home to beach volleyball, basketball and handball.