Ocean Springs has several city parks so there is outdoor fun for everyone to enjoy. Alice Street Park features playground equipment, tee ball fields, and swings. Chester M. McPhearson Park is home to a unique fish cleaning station and two covered pavilions. With its wide open areas, this park is a great place to host a party or other special event. When you want to entertain the little ones, stop by Hanley Toddler Park. Playground equipment designed specifically for tots is part of this neat little park. Be sure to take advantage of the picnic areas while visiting.
Ocean Springs is a city full of cultural and social activities that are reflected in the events held throughout the year. A festival takes place nearly every month and will encourage you to become involved with fellow residents. During May, visit the Taste of Ocean Springs Food and Wine Festival so you can enjoy fine dining and exquisite wines. In June, take the family to the Red, White, and Blueberry Festival where you will find activities for all ages. Live entertainment, children’s games, and food vendors are also found throughout the area.