Ballard’s Beach is a summertime hotspot. Ballards is a hotel, with a public restaurant and beachside bar.
Beachcombing waitstaff serves drinks. Ballard's is very lively compared to other bars and restaurants. Live music is performed regularly at the restaurant on the outdoor patio right beside the beach. Visitors flock to Ballard's, and it is an excellent location for a deep-water swim. Lifeguards are on duty throughout the summer as well as other services such as beach chairs and towels.
Ballard's is located on the south side of the Old Harbor breakwater.