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

Sept. 2019  Seniors Programs Calendar
2019-2020  Biloxi Excel By 5 Orientation, Schedule
Sept. 14, 2019 Adults: Learn to overcome your fear of water!
Ages 18 and older
10-10:45 a.m.
Biloxi Natatorium
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Sept. 19, 2019 Take a Trip to Wonderland, Excel By 5 event
Open to ages 5 and younger
10-11:30 a.m.
Lopez School, 140 St. John Ave.
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Sept. 19, 2019 Adults: Learn to overcome your fear of water!
Ages 18 and older
10-10:45 a.m.
Biloxi Natatorium
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Sept. 26 2019 Biloxi Community Market Festival
6 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Under the I-110 overpass on Howard Avenue
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Sept. 27 2019 Rock & Roll Senior Bash
Open to ages 55 and older
11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Donal M. Snyder Sr. Community Center
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Sept. 27 2019 Cruise into Fall, Special Needs Dance
Open to all ages with physical and mental disabilities
6-9 p.m.
Donal M. Snyder Sr. Community Center
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Oct. 15, 2019 Time for Tea, community tea party
Open to all seniors, their caregivers, family and friends
11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Biloxi Civic Center
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Oct. 17, 2019 13th Annual Mississippi Gulf Coast Senior Prom
Open to ages 50 and older
6-9 p.m.
IP Casino Resort
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Oct. 19, 2019 Guns & Hoses 2nd Annual Charity Pickleball Tournament
9 a.m.
Popp’s Ferry Recreational Area, 2138 Popp’s Ferry Road
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View the registration form
Oct. 26, 2019 Clean Up Park Day 2019
Open to all ages with physical and mental disabilities
9 a.m. – noon
Hiller Park (Meet at the playground), 377 Hiller Drive
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Oct. 31, 2019 Biloxi Community Market Festival
6 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Under the I-110 overpass on Howard Avenue
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NEWS

  

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 OPEN  
Closing mid-
September  
                   

 

 

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!
Pickleball                             
             

 

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.
www.msgulfcoastpickleball.com
HOLIDAY CLOSINGS Sept. 2 – Labor Day