Parks & Recreation

Mission Statement: This department's responsibility is to provide wholesome leisure time programs and facilities for the citizens of Biloxi, thereby helping people to enjoy themselves. We believe that through recreational activities we can provide all citizens the opportunity to grow physically and emotionally, expand artistically, and find an improved quality of life and wellness.

EVENTS

REGISTER NOW
(through Monday, Sept. 26)
Annual Hiller Park Revitalization Kickball Tournament
Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016
10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Barbara Ferrill Softball Fields, 1940 Edgers Rd., Biloxi
See the flyer
REGISTER NOW

 

Pet-Agree K-9 Training Classes at Hiller Park (Dates changed)
Classes begin Monday, Sept. 26
6-7 p.m.
Parks & Recreation Officer, Hiller Park, 377 Hiller Dr.
September 2016 Senior Programs Calendar  
October 2016 Senior Programs Calendar
September 2016 Biloxi Excel by 5 Calendar 
More information
October 2016 Biloxi Excel by 5 Calendar
More information
Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016 Biloxi Farmers Market Festival
9 a.m. to Noon
Under I-110 off Howard Avenue
See the flyer 
Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016 Biloxi Excel by 5 “I am a super saver”
Mayor Andrew “FoFo” Gilich will read “Corduroy”
10 a.m.
Lopez School, 140 St. John Ave.
See the flyer
Friday, Sept. 30, 2016 Rock and Roll Senior Bash
Noon – 2 p.m.
Donal Snyder Community Center
See the flyer
Friday, Sept. 30, 2016 Cruise Into Fall Special Needs Dance
6-9 p.m.
Donal Snyder Community Center
See the flyer
Tuesday, Oct. 4,  2016 “Facebook, Twitter and Texting… Oh My” -Excel by 5
Parent Academy
5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Biloxi Family Resource Center, Lopez School, 140 St. John, Biloxi
Details: 228-297-6808
Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2016 Special Needs Volleyball
6-8 p.m.
Register: Parks and Recreation office
Games: Donal Snyder Community Center
See the flyer
Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016 Start Smart Soccer Program (ages 3-6) Registration
6-7 p.m.
Register: Parks and Recreation office
Program: Donal Snyder Community Center, beginning Oct. 18
See the flyer
Thursday, Oct. 13,  2016 “Methods to Our Madness” -Excel by 5 Parent Academy
5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Biloxi Family Resource Center, Lopez School, 140 St. John, Biloxi
Details: 228-297-6808
Friday, Oct. 14,  2016 Happy Halloween in Woolmarket (ages 11 and under)
5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Woolmarket School Grounds, 12513 John Lee Rd., Biloxi
See the flyer
Saturday, Oct. 15,  2016 Fishing for Catfish Kids Day (ages 15 and under)
8 a.m. to Noon
Hiller Park Pond, 380 Hiller Dr.
See the flyer
Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016 Soccer Registration (ages 8 and up)
9 a.m. to Noon
Donal Snyder Community Center
See the flyer
Friday, Oct. 21, 2016 Seniors Halloween Bash (ages 55 and up)
 Noon to 2 p.m.
Donal Snyder Community Center
See the flyer
Friday, Oct. 21, 2016 Halloween at Hiller Park (ages 11 and under)
Barbara Ferrill Softball Fields, 1940 Edgers Rd., Biloxi
See the flyer
Friday, Oct. 28, 2016 Special Needs Halloween Costume Ball
6-9 p.m.
Dr. Frank Gruich Community Center
See the flyer
Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016 Senior Prom “Puttin’ on the Ritz” (tickets go on sale Sept. 30)
6-10 p.m.
IP Casino Resort and Spa
See the flyer

 

NEWS

Swimming Lessons Registration Monday – Friday 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Biloxi Natatorium.  Visit the aquatics page for more information.
Click here to watch the WLOX news story on lifeguarding and swimming lessons.
Farmers Market  OPEN
Under the I-110 overpass bridge off Howard Avenue
Open Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Splash Pads OPEN
Point Cadet, Margaret Sherry, and John Henry Beck Park
Open daily from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Call the Parks and Recreation office for more information!
Hiller Park Pavilion Temporarily closed 380 Hiller Dr.
Call the Parks and Recreation office for more information!
Pickle Ball 
Mon., Wed., Friday 8:30 -11:30 a.m. and Thurs. 5:30-8 p.m.
Open to all adults age 55 and older
Donal Snyder Community Center
HOLIDAY CLOSINGS Friday, Nov. 11, 2016 – Veterans Day
Thursday, Nov. 24, 2016 – Thanksgiving Holiday
Friday, Nov. 25, 2016 – Thanksgiving Holiday
Friday, Dec. 23, 2016- Christmas Holiday
Monday, Dec. 26, 2016 – Christmas Holiday