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.

April 20 – May 8, 2015

2015 Summer Playground Registration
Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Parks and Recreation Office, Hiller Park Armory
Friday, April 24, 2015 Special Needs Prom “Frozen Forever”
6-9 p.m.
Donal Snyder Community Center; Click here for more information.
May 2015 Excel by 5 May Calendar of Events
Lopez School Campus, 140 St. John Avenue, Biloxi; Click here to view the calendar.
May 6 & 7, 2015 R.I.P.E. Conference
8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Biloxi Civic Center and Frank Gruich Community Center, Biloxi; Click here for more information.
Wednesday, May 15, 2015 Senior Luncheon (NOTE THE DATE CHANGE)
11:30 a.m.
Donal Snyder Community Center, Biloxi; Click here for more information.
Thursday, May 28, 2015 Farmers Market Festival
9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Under the I-110 overpass off Howard and Hopkins; Click here to view the flyer.
Wednesday, June 19, 2015 Senior Luncheon/Patriotic Dance
Noon – 2 p.m.
Frank Gruich Community Center, Biloxi; Click here for more information.
Thursday, June 25, 2015 Farmers Market Festival
9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Under the I-110 overpass off Howard and Hopkins; Click here to view the flyer.
Thursday, July 16, 2015 Farmers Market Festival
9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Under the I-110 overpass off Howard and Hopkins; Click here to view the flyer.
Thursday, September 24, 2015 Farmers Market Festival
9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Under the I-110 overpass off Howard and Hopkins; Click here to view the flyer.
Thursday, October 29, 2015 Farmers Market Festival
9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Under the I-110 overpass off Howard and Hopkins; Click here to view the flyer.

 

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
Click here to see the press release.
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.
Click here to watch the WLOX news story on lifeguarding and swimming lessons.
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 Monday, May 25, 2015 – Memorial Day
Friday, July 3, 2015 – Independence Day Holiday
Monday, September 7, 2015 – Labor Day