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

February 2015 Excel by 5 February Calendar of Events
Lopez School Campus, 140 St. John Avenue, Biloxi; Click here to view the calendar.
Thursday, March 5, 2015 Grow Smart Program (open to children birth to 5 years old)
6-7 p.m.
Lopez School, 140 St. John, Biloxi; Click here for more information.
Thursday, March 12, 2015 (six consecutive Thursdays)
Open to first 20 registrants
Mandatory meeting – Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 6 p.m. at the
Biloxi Family Resource Center, Lopez School
Start Smart Program – Baseball
***REGISTER NOW***

6-7 p.m.
Donal Snyder Community Center; Click here for more information.
Thursday, March 12, 2015 Cry, Meltdowns, Tantrums! Oh My!
5:30-7:30 p.m.
Lopez School, 140 St. John Avenue, Biloxi; Click here for more information.
Friday, March 20, 2015 Special Needs St. Patrick’s Day Dance
6-9 p.m.
Donal Snyder Community Center, Biloxi; Click here for more information.
Saturday, March 21, 2015 Hop the Trail to Bunnyland!
9 a.m to Noon
Biloxi Town Green; Click here for more information.
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 Special Needs Challenger Baseball
***REGISTER NOW***

6 p.m. for youth age division/7 p.m. for adult division
A.J. Holloway Sports Complex; Click here for more information.
Saturday, March 28, 2015 Citywide Easter Eggstravaganza!
2-4 p.m.
Hiller Park Softball Fields;Click here for more information.
Sunday, March 29, 2015 Citywide Easter Eggstravaganza!
2-4 p.m.
Woolmarket School Grounds, 12513 John Lee Road, Biloxi;Click here for more information.
Saturday, April 4, 2015 5th Annual Special Needs Egg Hunt
10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Biloxi Town Green; Click here for more information.
April 11-18, 2015 Mississippi Gulf Coast Senior Games
Various locations on the Gulf Coast; Click here for more information.

 

NEWS

Donal Snyder Community Center WEEKDAY hours of operation to change
Beginning March 2, 2015
6  a.m. to 8 p.m.
Biloxi Sports Hall of Fame Nominations
Monday – Friday
7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Hiller Park
Click here for the nomination form.  Call 228-388-7170 for more information.
Application deadline: Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Awards banquet: Sunday, August 29, 2015
Swimming Lessons Registration
Monday – Friday
7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Biloxi Natatorium
Visit the aquatics page for more information.
Splash Pad CLOSED The splash pad is CLOSED from October 17, 2014 through April due to the cold weather.
121 Cadet Street
Call the Parks and Recreation office for more information!
CLOSINGS Friday, April 3, 2015 – Good Friday
Monday, May 25, 2015 – Memorial Day
Friday, July 3, 2015 – Independence Day Holiday
Monday, September 7, 2015 – Labor Day