City Parks & Athletic Facilities
Beach Park is located at 600 City Park Street and overlooks the Mississippi Sound. It is a 14 acre park offering a concession stand, multiple playground areas, pavilions, barbeque grills, and restrooms. There is also a splash pad, walking trail, fitness stations, beach, 1000 foot fishing pier, the Hurricane Katrina Memorial, and is a coastal birding trail site. The splash pad is open May 1st - October 15th. Beach Park Concession Stand: located on the south lawn of Beach Park with a beautiful view of the Mississippi Sound.
B.B. JENNINGS PARK
This park offers a playground, two basketball goals, a baseball or softball practice field, and a walking trail. The park is also home to a wetlands education area. Located at the north end Fair Street.
I.G. LEVY PARK
IG Levy Park South is located at 3900 Chicot Street. IG Levy Park North is located at 3928 Nathan Hale Avenue. This 42 acre park includes a disc golf course and a two mile jogging trail that runs around the lake and through a forest. The south entrance on Chicot Street features eight lighted tennis courts, two small pavilions, the adventure island playground, restrooms, a skate park, and racquetball courts. The north entrance on Nathan Hale Avenue is home to the Pascagoula Nature Center and offers a pavilion, restroom, barbeque grills, playground, fishing pier on Whitehead Lake and soccer fields. The north park is also an off leash area for pet owners to bring their dogs to play.
Named after the Round Island Lighthouse which stands in the southeast section of the park, Lighthouse Park is located at 3621 Frederic Street. This park serves as the trailhead of the Historic Pascagoula Bike Trail, Pascagoula River Jackson County Blueway, and the Pascagoula Historic Pathway. It features two boat launches, a pavilion, including a playground, outdoor classroom, and the Pascagoula River Environmental Trail.
PAT WILSON JOGGING PARK
Pat Wilson Jogging park is a nine acre park featuring a one-half mile lighted jogging trail among beautiful pine and oak trees. It has exercise stations and swings for the little ones. This park is located east of Market Street between Polk Avenue and Ingalls Avenue.
Point Park is located at 500 Beach Boulevard. This park has two fishing piers, four boat launches, an amphitheater, restrooms and boat/trailer parking for approximately 100. This is one of the City’s coastal birding trail site. Coming soon: picnic areas, shade pavilion, ADA beach access, beach shower and more!
PINE STREET PARK
4014 Pine Street. This four and half acre park offers a boulder playground, pavilion, two tennis courts, two baseball/softball practice fields and a one fourth mile jogging trail.
4100 Clark Street. Home to the Scranton Museum, this newly renovated 8.6 acre Park offers a fishing pier 650 feet in length, a boat ramp, picnic tables, ADA accessible kayak launch, a stage, a off-leash dog park and a pavilion. There are also three additional boat launches around the corner on the service road.