Parks & Recreation
Director • Felicia Thompson
Crystal Springs Parks and Recreation • 601-892-0007
Mission Statement: The Crystal Springs Department of Parks and Recreation is committed to the enhancement of the overall community by providing safe, well-maintained, and steadily-improving facilities that promote activities for the physical and mental well-being of citizens of all ages, including our senior citizens, with a special emphasis on our youth.
For rentals and reservations of any properties at Lake Chautauqua or in the city of Crystal Springs, please contact Parks and Recreation at (601) 892-0007.
Lee Avenue Community Center & City Pool
James L. Hicks Civic Center & Basketball Courts
Crystal Springs Sports Complex
Soccer Fields • Tennis Courts • Batting Cages
Football Fields • Baseball / Softball Fields • Basketball Courts
The Parks & Recreation Department operates on a first-come, first-served basis when reserving the field. However, we make it a top priority to teach children that sharing is a top priority and expect adults to administer the same code of ethics.
When making field reservations, each team is only allowed to reserve two slots per week (M-F) and they cannot be the same time each time. (In other words, if Team A signs up for Monday 5pm – 7pm and would like their additional day to be Thursday, they are not allowed to reserve the 5pm – 7pm slot). The slots are filled in 2 hour increments beginning at 3:00 pm and ending at 9:00 pm.
Conference & Visitor Center
Tree Top Trails
Hiking & Fishing
Community Sport Programs
Copiah County Baseball Association • T. J. Runnels – 601-506-2929
Copiah County Soccer Association • Price Henley – 601-259-1800
City Basketball • Free People Church – 601- 672-6429