Main Beach in East Hampton is ranked among the Top Ten Beaches in America, according to Dr. Beach. Long Island, NY has two of the top ten beaches in the country. With its stunning, pristine shoreline, Main Beach, East Hampton offers parking for $20 a day weekdays only. There are lifeguards on duty and an ocean awareness program offered several times during the summer, along with a scheduled fireworks show. Wildlife, such as piping plover, can be seen making their home on the beach.