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

April 2015 Excel by 5 April Calendar of Events
Lopez School Campus, 140 St. John Avenue, Biloxi; Click here to view the calendar.
Wednesday, April 1 or Thursday, April 2, 2015 Lifeguard Class Pretest
5 p.m.
Biloxi Natatorium;Click here for comple schedule, fees and requirement 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.
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 Farmers Market Grand Opening
6 a.m. to 4 p.m., Ceremony at 8:30 a.m.
Under the I-110 overpass off of Hopkins and Howard Avenues; Click here to view the flyer.
Saturday, April 11, 2015 Summer Playground Program Registration – Woolmarket Schools
9 a.m. to Noon
Woolmarket Elementary Gym, 12513 John Lee Road, Biloxi; Click here for complete information.
April 11-18, 2015 Mississippi Senior Olympics
Various locations on the Gulf Coast; Click here for more information.
Saturday, April 18, 2015 Summer Playground Program Registration – Biloxi Schools
9 a.m. to Noon
Donal Snyder Community Center, Biloxi; Click here for complete information.
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 Senior Luncheon
11:30 a.m.
Frank Gruich Community Center, Biloxi; Click here for more information.

 

NEWS

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
Special Needs Challenger Baseball
Tuesdays
 6 p.m. for youth age division/7 p.m. for adult division
A.J. Holloway Sports Complex; Click here for more information.
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