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 2020  Seniors Programs Calendar
March 2020  Seniors Program Calendar
February 2020  Biloxi Excel By 5 Calendar
March 2020  Biloxi Excel By 5 Calendar
  Biloxi Excel By 5 Orientation, Schedule
March 17,
Biloxi Excel By 5, Fire Prevention:
Managing Parental Conflict in relationship
& just cool it

5 p.m. – Meal time
5:30 – event
Lopez School, 140 St. John Avenue
View the flyer
March 20,
Mississippi Senior Olympics begins
Opening Ceremony, 5-8 p.m., MGM Park
View flyer
Click here to visit website




Swimming Lessons Registration
Click here for more information
Click here to watch the WLOX news story on lifeguarding and swimming lessons.
Mississippi Senior Olympics  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


Hiller Park, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Point Cadet, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. (Playground closed)
Margaret Sherry, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. 
John Henry Beck Park, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Call the Parks and Recreation office for more information!


Open to all ages
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 Feb. 25, 2020 – Mardi Gras
April 10, 2020 – Good Friday
May 25, 2020 – Memorial Day
July 3, 2020 – Independence Day observance
Sept. 7,  2020 – Labor Day