Island Beach 100 Arch St, Greenwich, CT06830 One of the town's oldest public parks, Island Beach, also known as Little Captain Island, is situated in Long Island…More Sound about one mile south of Greenwich Harbor. It is accessible by private boat and public ferry service, which leaves the landing at Roger Sherman Baldwin Park during the summer months. Parking is available across Arch Street.<br /> <br />The island boasts almost 1,000 feet of fine sandy beach with designated swimming and boating areas. Lifeguards are on duty from 10am to 6pm, from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. A covered picnic pavilion, grills, a snack bar, dressing rooms and restrooms complete the recreational area. <br /><br />Overnight camping requires reservation through the Department of Parks & Recreation.<br /><br />The beach is open year round, though Park/Beach Passes are required from May 1 to October 31.
Great Captain's Island 100 Arch St, Greenwich, CT06830 Great Captain's Island is located about one-and-a-half miles off shore. The Island is named after Captain Daniel…More Patrick, a partner in the first recorded real estate transaction in Greenwich (1640s) and the town's first military commander.<br /> <br /> The island is accessible by private boat and public ferry, which leaves from the landing at Roger Sherman Baldwin Park during the summer months. Parking is available across Arch Street.<br /> <br /> A recreation area includes a beach for swimming, boat mooring, picnic tables grills and rest rooms. Trails wind through the natural area to the lighthouse. Overnight camping requires reservation through the Department of Parks and Recreation.<br /> <br /> The beach is open year round, though Park/Beach Passes are required from May 1 to October 31.
Roger Sherman Baldwin Park 100 Arch St, Greenwich, CT06830 Roger Sherman Baldwin Park is a real treasure for Greenwich residents. The waterfront park boasts some of the best views…More of Greenwich Harbor and Long Island Sound, making it a favorite for area landscape photographers. The 6.3-acre park is largely green space. Weeping willows provide shade for picnickers and concertgoers during the summer months. <br /><br />Also located in the park is the Ferry Terminal, where tickets are sold in summer for rides to Island Beach and Great Captain's Island. <br /><br />The park is named after Roger Sherman Baldwin, a town leader who served the Board of Estimate and Taxation for 29 years and influenced the purchase of Greenwich Point.
William Raveis Real Estate & Home Services 189 Sound Beach Ave, Old Greenwich, CT06870 William Raveis is an East Coast real estate firm specializing in residential home purchases and sales. Established in…More Fairfield in 1974, the family-owned company has since expanded to Massachusetts, Rhode Island and New York. In addition to sales and rentals, the company offers complete mortgage and insurance services. For a detailed list of properties available, visit the William Raveis website.
Also known as Tod's Point, Greenwich Point is a popular recreational park on a peninsula into Long Island Sound.
<p>The parcel is named after former owner and Scottish merchant banker, J. Kennedy Tod, who transformed the coastal property into a grand estate. In 1945 when Tod died, the Town bought the parcel or $550,000 and remodeled the mansion into apartments for returning veterans.<br /><br />Today, the park's sandy beaches and waterfront location make it a popular spot for sunbathing, swimming, fishing, boating and water sports. Lifeguards are on duty daily from 10am - 6pm from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend.</p>
<p>On land, a network of trails leads along the coastline; maps are available at the Bruce Museum.<br /><br />The space is open to residents from 6am - sunset daily, though Park/Beach Passes are required from May 1 through October 31.<br /><br />Dogs are not allowed during the summer months and must be leashed during the winter.</p>
Darlene's Heavenly Desires sells gourmet chocolate, candies, crepes and other treats. Owner Darlene Totilo sells…More Sedutto Ice cream, original Coney Island Custard, gelato from Milan, Bindi desserts, imported Belgium Leonidas chocolate, chocolate covered cherries from France, Illy cappuccinos, frogurt, milkshakes, banana splits, floats, egg creams and more. There is a kids' candy corner, indoor and outdoor seating.</p>
<p>Darlene likes to think of her store as a "happy-go-lucky, whimsical world of confection," where customer service and quality always come first. Stop by to grab candy and popcorn before heading to the movies, or to pick up a pre-made or custom cake for that special occasion. </p>