Parks & Recreation
Enjoy Picayune’s newest park features:
- 1, 024 square foot outdorr stage/theater
- 2 public restrooms
- 2 private restrooms
- 2 changing rooms (for performers)
- Sound system – 1 microphone, 2 speakers on stage and 26 speakers surrounding the park
- 5 acres of fenced in greenspace available for events
Picayune citizens can enjoy the 1/3 mile walking track, 16 benches around the green space. Music is played from 5:00am to 10:00pm daily.
Citizens can purchase a key fob for the restroom for $25 at the City Hall utility department.
The key fob is available for purchase at the City Hall Utility Department. This key fob will allow you access into the restrooms for security.
Please follow CITY OF PICAYUNE ORDINANCE 942
Our park won 2 awards during the summer of 2018. One was won by Main Street and the other by the City.
Crosby Commons Event Rates
|GREENSPACE ONLY||$100 – $1100||PRIVATE AND FOR-PROFIT RENTALS – PRICE DEPENDENT UPON SIZE AND TYPE OF EVENT|
|STAGE||$300 – $2200||NON-PROFITS HOLDING 501(C) STATUS – $300 FOR USE OF: GREENSPACE, BATHROOMS, STAGE AND ELECTRICITY|
|SOUND SYSTEM||$250||MICROPHONE, 2 SPEAKERS ON STAGE, 26 AROUND THE PARK|
|NON-REFUNDABLE CLEANING FEE||$100 – $1500||PRICE DEPENDENT UPON TYPE, SIZE AND LENGTH OF EVENT|
|RV SITES||$50||PER NIGHT, PER SITE, INCLUDES WATER AND POWER|
|SECURITY||$50||PRICE DEPENDENT UPON NUMBER OF POLICE OFFICERS AND TIME REQUIRED FOR PRODUCTION|
|FENCING||$0 – $2,500||PRICE DEPENDENT UPON TYPE OF FENCING REQUIRED, IF ANY|
|ON SITE CLEANING CREW||$0 – $500||PRICE DEPENDENT ON SIZE AND LENGTH OF EVENT INCLUDES RESTOCKING OF TOILETRIES IN FACILITY AND RESTROOMS AND TRASH REMOVAL DURING EVENT|
|ALCOHOL PERMIT||$300||PER EVENT|
|KEY FOBS||$25||ANNUAL COST|
|WEDDINGS||$0 – $500||ADDITONAL FEE FOR RECEPTION AND CEREMONY|
|CATERING||N/A||PROVIDED BY USER AT USER’S COST|
|CONCESSIONS||N/A||ALL FOOD TRUCKS AND/OR CONCESSIONAIRES MUST BE INSURED AND COMPLY WITH ALL ELECTRICAL AND POLICY REQUIREMENTS OF THE CITY OF PICAYUNE. CATERING PERMITS ARE THE RESPONSIBILITY OF CLIENT/CATERER.|
|HOSPITALITY||N/A||SPACE IS INCLUDED IN RENTAL FOR ALL HOSPITALITY NEEDS. CITY BLEACHERS, TABLES, CHAIRS, ADDITIONAL TRASH RECEOTACLES ARE AVAILABLE FOR RENTAL|
Enjoy Picayune’s favorite Sports Complex equipped with tennis courts, baseball fields, and playground. The Kids Kingdom Playground bo asts a large pavilion, tunnels, slides, swings, staircases and raised wooden walkways allowing kids of all ages to get physical activity.
Enjoy the serene atmosphere and cool shade of oak tress in Jack Read Park. In December, Jack Read is the place to be for the annual Christmas in the Park Celebration.
The council recently approved naming a new city park at Daniels Street and Hwy. 43 North The Mildred Mitchell Park. Mitchell was on-hand and was introduced to a large crowd attending the session by Councilwoman Jan Stevens, who suggested naming the park after her.