Registration for Darien Parks and Recreation programs takes place online at, at the Parks and Recreation office in Town Hall or through the mail. For information, call 203-656-7325.

Tennis court reservation system

The reservation system is for select courts at Weed Beach and Cherry Lawn Park. Requests will be accepted from Darien individuals and not-for-profit groups to reserve courts in blocks of time for play. Daily reservations are no longer accepted, however, courts not reserved by block request will be available to residents on a first-come, first-serve basis free of charge. Block requests will be accepted at the Parks and Recreation office through March 24. Requests will be drawn via lottery system in which each request is classified according to size.

Fees for block court time are payable in advance upon approval of the permit requests. Request forms and regulations are available at the Parks and Recreation office or online.

Beach permits

2014 park permits and boat launch stickers are on sale. The permit stickers allow entrance into Weed and Pear Tree Point beaches and are available to Darien residents and taxpayers. Stickers may be purchased online or at Darien Town Hall, Room 110. The 2013 permits are valid through Saturday, May 31.

Beach security guards will be on duty starting Tuesday, April 15, at Weed Beach and Friday, May 23, at Pear Tree Point Beach. A valid permit is required for entrance to the beaches starting on these dates.

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