Parks & Recreation


DSC_0360Friendship Park – 1701 South Haugh

Enjoy Picayune’s favorite Sports Complex equipped with tennis courts, baseball fields, and playground. The Kids Kingdom Playground boasts a large pavilion, tunnels, slides, swings, staircases and raised wooden walkways allowing kids of all ages to get physical activity.

2014 Season Events Schedule


DSC_0344Jack Read Park – 200 Goodyear Blvd

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.


City of Picayune Parks and RecreationMildred Mitchell Park

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.


DSC_0354-2Snyder Park – 110 South Beech


Ben Taylor – 200 Palestine Road


J.P. Johnson Park – Rosa Street