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.


October 2016 Senior Programs Calendar
October 2016 Biloxi Excel by 5 Calendar
More information
Register now! Start Smart Soccer Program (ages 3-6) Registration
Begins Tuesday, Oct. 18; 6-7 p.m.
Register: Parks and Recreation office
Program: Donal Snyder Community Center, beginning Oct. 18
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



Swimming Lessons Registration Monday – Friday 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Biloxi Natatorium.  Click here for more information.
Click here to watch the WLOX news story on lifeguarding and swimming lessons.
Tuesdays Special Needs Volleyball
6-8 p.m.
Sign up: Parks and Recreation office
Games: Donal Snyder Community Center
See the flyer
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 CLOSED
Point Cadet, Margaret Sherry, and John Henry Beck Park
Closed for winter months.
Scheduled to reopen the third weekend in April (Easter weekend).
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