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 2018 Seniors Programs Calendar
February 2018 Excel by 5  Calendar
Friday, Feb. 16, 2018 5th Annual Daddy-Daughter Sweetheart Dance
6-9 p.m.
Biloxi Civic Center
View the flyer
Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018 Free parenting class, Active Parenting: Only the Strong Survive
(Limited to 20 participants; Registration required by Feb. 8)
5 p.m. Mealtime
5:30-7:30 p.m. Workshop 
Biloxi Family Resource Center, 140 St. John Avenue
Details: Susan Hunt, 228-297-6808
Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018 Free parenting class, Active Parenting: Only the Strong Survive
(Limited to 20 participants; Registration required by Feb. 8)
5 p.m. Mealtime
5:30-7:30 p.m. Workshop 
Biloxi Family Resource Center, 140 St. John Avenue
Details: Susan Hunt, 228-297-6808
Friday, March 16, 2018 Special Needs St. Patrick’s Day Dance
6-9 p.m.
Donal M. Snyder Sr. Community Center
View the flyer
Tuesday, April 3, 2018 Biloxi Community Market Season Opening
6 a.m. to  4 p.m.
Ceremony – 9 a.m.
Under the I-110 overpass on Howard Avenue
View the flyer

 

NEWS

  

Swimming Lessons Registration TBA Click here for more information
Click here to watch the WLOX news story on lifeguarding and swimming lessons.
Mississippi Senior Olympics 
Register now
Click here to view the event flyer 
Click here to visit the website
Community 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
Hiller Park, Point Cadet, Margaret Sherry, and John Henry Beck Park
Closed for the fall/winter
Call the Parks and Recreation office for more information!
Pickleball 

 

Open to all adults age 55 and older
Donal M. Snyder Sr. Community Center
Mon., Wed., Friday 8:30 -11:30 a.m. and Thurs. 5:30 – 8 p.m.
Popp’s Ferry Recreational Area 
Daily from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. For more information, call the Parks & Recreation office at 228-388-7170.
HOLIDAY CLOSINGS Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018 – Mardi Gras
Friday, March 30, 2018 – Good Friday
Monday, May 28, 2018 – Memorial Day
Wednesday, July 4, 2018 – Independence Day
Monday, Sept. 3, 2018 – Labor Day
OTHER CLOSINGS