Frequently Asked Questions
Is swimming permitted in the beach?You may go swimming in the Atlantic Ocean beach. However, it is prohibited under the following conditions:
- If the beach is closed due to lightning.
- If you don't have appropriate swim-wear.
- If you are swimming beyond 50 yards from the shore.
- If children are swimming alone and not properly supervised by adults.
Is photography allowed on the Atlantic Ocean Beach?You may take photographs and videos for personal use. However, commercial photography and filming are prohibited. You will have to get a film permit from the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention and Visitors Bureau if you want to take pictures and videos for commercial use.