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

November 2019  Seniors Programs Calendar
December 2019  Seniors Programs Calendar
November 2019  Biloxi Excel By 5 Calendar
December 2019  Biloxi Excel By 5 Calendar
2019-2020  Biloxi Excel By 5 Orientation, Schedule
Tuesdays through
Dec. 10, 2019
Special Needs Volleyball
All ages with physical and mental disabilities
6-8 p.m.
Donal M. Snyder Sr. Community Center
View the flyer
Nov. 24, 2019 Special Needs & Family Thanksgiving
Dinner

11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Donal M. Snyder Sr. Community Center
View the flyer
Dec. 6, 2019 Christmas on the Water Children’s Parade
5:15 p.m. – Check in; 6 p.m. Parade starts
Dr. Frank Gruich Center to Town Green
View the map and registration form
Dec. 6, 2019 Christmas at Town Green
6:30 – 8 p.m.
Biloxi Town Green
View the flyer
Dec. 7, 2019 Biloxi Youth League Basketball registration
9 a.m. to noon
Donal M. Snyder Sr. Community Center
View the flyer
Dec. 14, 2019 Come Learn with Santa (Excel by 5 event)
10 a.m.
Lopez School, 140 St. John Avenue 
View the flyer
Dec. 14, 2019 Annual Woolmarket Christmas Parade
2:30 p.m.
Begins on Woolmarket Road
View the flyer
Dec. 18 & 19, 2019 North Pole Calling
5:30 to 7 p.m.
By phone
View the flyer
Dec. 20, 2019 Special Needs Christmas Dance
6 – 9 p.m.
Donal M. Snyder Sr. Community Center
View the flyer
Jan. 28,
2020
Biloxi Excel By 5, Parenting with love,
safety & health

5 p.m. – Meal time
5:30 – event
Lopez School, 140 St. John Avenue
View the flyer
March 17,
2020
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

 

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 Closed  
                   

 

 

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 Nov. 11, 2019 – Veterans Day
Nov. 28 & 29, 2019 – Thanksgiving
Dec. 24 & 25, 2019 – Christmas
Jan. 1, 2020 – New Years Day
Jan. 20, 2020 – MLK Jr. Day
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