Providing Recreational Use & Enjoyment for Southaven's Citizens
The City of Southaven Parks and Recreation Department seeks to create and maintain a parks system that exceeds the needs of a growing and diverse population. The Department strives to offer a wide variety of programs for all citizens alike including recreational sports, senior citizen activities, disabled baseball, and well-maintained facilities that not only provide recreational use and enjoyment to its citizens but also instill a sense of pride and belonging in the community.
The City of Southaven Parks and Recreation Department manages a recreational parks system that has something to offer every citizen in Southaven. The Southaven Parks and Recreation Department management team is responsible for the development and implementation of recreational and leisure programs, budget management, planning, and providing support to the Mayor
and Board of Aldermen
Programs & Amenities
The Southaven Parks and Recreation Department offers the following programs and amenities:
- Recreational sports programs that include baseball, softball, soccer, football, and cheerleading with age groups ranging from 3-16 years old
- Senior Services Programs where seniors have the opportunity to participate in a wide variety of activities that include aerobics, cards, dance classes, dinners, and field trips
- Field of Dreams youth baseball program where youths with a variety of disabilities are given the opportunity to play baseball on a field with a rubberized surface
The Parks and Recreation Department also operates community events such as the annual Easter Egg Hunt, Fishing Rodeo, Independence Day Celebration, Veteran’s Luncheon, Breakfast with Santa, and the Christmas Parade.
For more information, please contact the Parks and Recreation Department at (662) 890-7275.