Created in 1903, this historic 7.3 hectare park is home to the Balmy Beach Club. The park features a lawn bowling club, a playground and outdoor fitness equipment. The Martin Goodman Trail runs through the park parallel to the boardwalk and beach, along the shore of Lake Ontario. The Silverbirch Dogs Off-Leash Area lies along the shoreline southeast of the park, stretching east from the foot of Silver Birch Avenue to the foot of Nursewood Road. It allows Commercial Dog Walkers and is unfenced.
In the historic Beach neighbourhood south of Queen Street East, a vibrant street with an eclectic mix of shops, cafes, pubs and restaurants. Accessible washrooms open daily from morning to evening, from April/May to October.