Parks, Facilities, & Athletic Fields


The vision of Ocean Springs Parks & Recreation Services is to provide excellent facilities, programs and customer service that satisfy the needs of the local communities and the City of Ocean Springs. The department strives to deliver customer service through the development, operation and maintenance of the City’s Public Parks and Recreation Facilities to create an environment that is deemed safe, affordable and enriching for all.

Ocean Springs offers 12 parks for residents and visitors to enjoy. Nestled throughout the Town, these parks are the perfect location for a picnic or playdate. Managed by the Parks & Recreation Department, our parks offer something for all ages! Park rentals are based on a first come, first serve basis. Any large group events or field trips must contact the Parks department for rules and availability. All parks are NON-SMOKING. GRILLS, FRYING STATIONS, BOUNCE HOUSES, WATERSLIDES AND TENTS ARE NOT ALLOWED IN THE PARKS.

For a complete list of parks/facilities available for rentals & private parties, please visit the Facilities link.
For more information on our Parks please call (228) 875-8665

Alice Street Park~ 400 Alice Street (Directions)
Amenities include: playground equipment, swings, restrooms, t-ball field

Clay Boyd Park~ 214 Morris Noble Rd. (Directions)
Amenities include: playground equipment, splash pad, and restrooms.

John Gill Park~ 3318 Nottingham Dr. (Directions)
Amenities include: playground equipment, pavilion

Fort Maurepas Park~ 499 Front Beach (Directions)
Amenities include: playground equipment, splash pad, pavilion, stage, restrooms. Please contact the office or refer to the Rental Agreements and Forms tab above regarding green space & stage rental agreement, fees, and availability

Hanley Toddler Park~ 504-A Hanley Rd. (Directions)
Amenities include: playground equipment

Inner Harbor Park~ 127 Pine Dr. (Directions)
Amenities include: playground equipment, restrooms, 2 lighted tennis courts

Keys Park~ 800 Cash Alley (Directions)
Amenities include: public parking, scenery, benches

Little Childrens Park~ 400 Washington Ave. (Directions)
Amenities include: playground equipment, swings, pavilion, and restrooms

Marble Springs Park~ 1109 I’berville Dr. (Directions)
Amenities include: scenery, historical significance

Martin Luther King Jr. Park~ 811 Martin Luther King Blvd. (Directions)
Amenities include: playground equipment, swings, lighted basketball court, pavilion, and restrooms

Shearwater Park~ Shearwater Dr. (Directions)
Amenities include: scenery, benches

Trentwood Park~ 3105 Shadow Wood Dr. (Directions)
Amenities include: playground equipment, basketball court

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1800, Ocean Springs, MS 39566-1800
Delivery Address: 1018 Porter Avenue, Ocean Springs, MS 39564