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.


February 2016 Biloxi Excel by 5 – Lopez School Campus, 140 St. John Ave.
Click here for event information and more!
February 2016 Senior Program February Calendar of Events Biloxi, click here
Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016 Excel by 5 “Throw Me Something Mister” Celebration
10 a.m., Lopez School, 140 St. John Ave. Call 228-432-2431 or 228-297-6808 for details.
Friday, Feb. 5, 2016 Special Needs Mardi Gras Ball & Dance
6-9 p.m. Donal Snyder Community Center; click here for details.
Friday, Feb. 12, 2016 3rd Annual Daddy-Daughter Sweetheart Dance
7-9 p.m. Donal Snyder Community Center; click here for details.
 Tuesdays Feb. 16 – March 22, 2016 Start Smart Program – Baseball
6-7 p.m. Donal Snyder Community Center; click here for details.
Thursday, Feb. 18, 2016 Grow Smart Program, The importance of sounds/symbols for reading.
6-7 p.m. Donal Snyder Community Center; Click here for details.
Saturday, Mar. 5, 2016 Hop the Trail to Bunnyland!
9 a.m. to noon; Biloxi Town Green; Click here for details.
Saturday, Mar. 12, 2016 Easter Extravaganza
2-4 p.m.; Woolmarket School Grounds, 12513 John Lee Rd.; Click here for details.
Friday, March 18, 2016 Special Needs St. Patrick’s Day Dance
6-9 p.m. Donal Snyder Community Center; click here for details.
Saturday, March 19, 2016 Citywide Easter Extravaganza!
2-4 p.m.; Hiller Park Barbara Ferrill Softball Fields, 1940 Edgers Rd; Click here for details.
Saturday, March 26, 2016 6th Annual Special Needs Egg Hunt
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.; Biloxi Town Green; Click here for details.
Tuesday, April 5, 2016 Biloxi Farmers Market Grand Opening Celebration
6 a.m. to 4 p.m. Under the I-110 overpass on Howard Avenue; Click here for details.
April 9-May 22, 2016 Mississippi Senior Olympics  Various times at various locations.
For more details and to view the flyer, click here.



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.
Special Needs Kickball Tuesdays 6-8 p.m. Barbara Ferrill Softball Fields, Hiller Park
Click here for more details.
121 Cadet Street
Open daily from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Call the Parks and Recreation office for more information!
CLOSINGS Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016 – Mardi Gras
Friday, Mar. 25, 2016 – Good Friday
Monday, May 30, 2016 – Memorial Day
Monday, July 4, 2016 – Independence Day
Monday, Sept. 5, 2016 – Labor Day