Starkville currently has over 200 acres in park land that is home to community and neighborhood parks, athletic facilities, a swimming pool, a splash-pad, and pavilion rentals. Starkville Parks and Recreation has what you and your family need to make your outdoor activities convenient and fun.

Click here for the Facilities Rental Form.

George Evans Park is located on Spring Street. It includes basketball courts, play-ground equipment, and is home to the Gillespie Street Center which is located at 610 East Gillespie Street.

J.L. King Senior Memorial Park is located at 400 North Long Street. It includes two large multi-purpose fields, two basketball courts, two tennis courts, and a public splash-pad. The J. L. King Center, pavilion, and playground are also located here.

Josey Park is located on Josey Avenue. This small park includes playground equipment and a concrete court. It is also home to Starkville’s Community Garden.

McKee Park is located on Lynn Lane. This park houses 6 youth baseball fields, 4 tennis courts, a playground, musical trail, and 1 basketball court. Its buildings include a centralized concession stand, 2 pavilions, and a 2 restroom facility.

Moncrief Park is located at 310 North Jackson Street. It includes playground equipment, an inline hockey court, a pavilion, a public swimming pool, and is home to Starkville’s Dog Park.

Patriots Park is located at the corner of Whitfield Street and Avenue of Patriots. This community park has a pavilion and playground equipment.

Starkville Sportsplex is located at 405 Lynn Lane.