Beach Information

Summer 2022 Season

Paulus Park Beach is scheduled to open Memorial Day weekend, May 28, 2022 and close Labor Day weekend, September 5, 2022 with Breezewald Beach to open May 31, 2022 and close August 7, 2022. 

Daily beach opening times vary and are weather dependent. For up--to-date beach status, click here

Bookmark: https://LakeZurich.org/Beach on your desktop, tablet or mobile device.

Paulus Park Beach Gatehouse: 847-540-5067

2022 Beach FAQ

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Since publishing the above information we have been collecting answers to the most frequently asked questions.

Beach Regulations

The Village of Lake Zurich Park and Recreation Department would like everyone to have a safe and enjoyable trip to our beaches this year, so we ask all visitors to follow these simple regulations established for the comfort and safety of all attendees.

Paulus Park Beach Pass Fees

  Resident Non-Resident
Individual $40 $65
Family (up to 7 persons at same address) $100 $125

Guest Admission for Pass Holders

  Resident Non-Resident
5 Guest Passes $25 $30
10 Guest Passes $45 $55
20 Guest Passes                    $80 $100
  • Guest admission passes may be purchased online or at the Barn during hours of operation.
  • Only Beach Pass Holders can purchase guest passes during the season.
  • Guest passes do not carry over from season to season.

Daily Admission at Paulus Park

  Resident Non-Resident
3 & under Free Free
Age 4 - 17 $6 $8
Age 18 & over $9 $11
Twilight Rate 5:30 pm and later $3 $5
  • Children utilizing the Sprayground ONLY (no beach), may gain entrance with one paying adult per family. 
  • Seniors (age 65 and up) receive a 15% discount on daily admissions.  
  • You may pay at the Paulus Park Beach House with cash, VISA and MasterCard.
For complete Lake Zurich Beaches information click here.  

Personal Non-Motorized Watercraft Usage

Use your personal watercraft on Lake Zurich with our easy to use 1-Day Pass for $5 or the $40 season pass good from April 1st through October 1st. Both are available at the Paulus Park Barn or Beach Gatehouse. You may purchase the season pass online. Click here for more information