Parks & Recreation

Office in the Robert E. Rose Town Garage

347 County Rd.

Oak Bluffs, MA 02557

P: (508) 693-0072

F: (508) 696-6472


Office Hours: 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM Monday through Friday excluding holidays.




Richard Combra Jr, Chairman
Allan A. deBettencourt
Amy Billings



Nicole Morey, Office Administrator

(508) 693-0072



For information about the Parks Commissioners, meeting dates, minutes, and other information please visit the 

Parks Commissioners web page.




The Ocean Park Bandstand, East Chop Lighthouse and other park space is available for weddings and other events. Applicants must complete the appropriate event form and return it to the Park Commissioners for review. Applications and the $100.00 deposit are due the Thursday prior to Park Commission meeting.

The Parks and Recreation Special Event Permit Application is available in the Documents and Forms section of click here.

  • Fee for private small events (weddings, clambakes, etc):
    Ocean Park Bandstand - $250.00
    East Chop Lighthouse - $250.00
    All other locations $250.00
  • Fee for large events (non-profit): Maximum of $500 per day
  • Fee for large events (for profit): Minimum of $1,000 per day
  • Fee for Town events: varies
  • For all events, there will be a $100.00 deposit; which will be nonrefundable once application is approved by Commissioners.
  • Balance will be due no later than 30 days prior to the event. If unable to use park area due to rain, the Park & Recreation Department will refund money except deposit.