jones park

Rebuilding post Hurricane Zeta

One of the most cherished parks in the City of Gulfport was heavily damaged during Hurricane Zeta. Jones Park is currently closed as repairs are underway. You might be wondering what will happen to the park’s newest…

Splash pads back up and running in Gulfport

COVID-19 has shut down all city facilities for the last couple of months, including the splash pads in Gulfport. Governor Reeves’ last COVID-19 guidelines for the state allowed Gulfport to turn the water back on for the splash pads, giving…

‘Protest for Peace’ Sunday at Jones Park

People have been protesting for change across the country. Last weekend, we saw several peaceful protests around the Gulf Coast and we can expect to see more this weekend. On Sunday there will be a protest for peace held at…

Tern Fest at Jones Park

This weekend’s weather didn’t stop Audubon of Mississippi from educating the Gulf Coast. The second annual Tern Fest was hosted at Jones Park on Saturday. The event focuses on education of the environment and conservation. Vendors from various wildlife groups…

National Day of Prayer celebration

Religious and city leaders converged at Jones Park earlier today to celebrate ‘National Day of Prayer.’ Residents filled the Harbor Market Pavilion to gather together in prayer and worship. Gulfport Mayor Billy Hewes gave the proclamation at the event, calling…

Make-A-Wish: Flip the Switch

The Make-A-Wish Foundation looks to light up this Christmas season for the Holland family with the third annual ‘Flip the Switch’ at Jones Park. News 25’s Jaylon Morris is at Jones Park with more.

Gulfport Harbor Lights Festival

It’s that time of year again for the Gulfport Harbor Lights and Winter Festival in Gulfport. Starting Friday at 5:30 until December 30th expect Jones Park to be filled with holiday cheer. For the first time, the train ride will…

Cinema by the Shore Friday in Jones Park

You and your family may want to surf on over to Jones Park this Friday for the second to last Cinema by the Shore. The City of Gulfport will host another free movie night under the stars starting at 6:30…

Easter Egg Hunt

Are you ready for some Easter fun? Well, the city of Gulfport’s Easter Egg Hunt will kick off this weekend in Jones Park. Saturday starting at 9 am children will be able to visit with the Easter bunny and take…

Gulf Coast Heart Walk

News 25's Hank Davis interviews Butch Oustalet and Kerry Boylan about the Gulf Coast Heart Walk on Sept 30th 2017 begins at 7:30 a.m. For more information please call Kerry Boylan at 228-604-5308 or kerry.boylan@heart.org

Sign up to be in a movie

Hollywood is coming to Gulfport which means residents now have the chance to sign up to be in a movie. A Christmas movie is set to be filmed in Jones Park that will feature the lighting of the famous dancing…

Sounds By The Sea

News 25's Katarina Luketich interviews Dobbs Dennis about Gulf Coast Symphony Orchestra's Sounds By The Sea. May 28 and 29 at 7:30 May 28 Jones Park May 29 Beach Park

Cinema By The Shore Kickoff

News 25's Bryan Kennedy interviews Jase Payne about Cinema By The Shore Kickoff at Jones Park April 21st starting at 6:30 pm.

Cinema By The Shore Zootopia

News 25's Bryan Kennedy interviews Kris Findley about Cinema By The Shore this Friday, April 21st starting at 6:30 pm at Jones Park.

Trial Re-Set For Mom Accused Of Stabbing

The trial for the mother accused of stabbing her 3 year old son in Jones Park has been re-set for august. Nomatter Gava Hudson's trial was originally set for this morning but will now begin on August 21. During a…

Harbor Lights More Popular Than Last year

News 25's Laurene Callander interviews Chris Vignes about the Harbor Lights, show in Jones Park, Gulfport more popular than last year. As Harbor Lights will be going Nightly starting at 5:30 till 10:30 pm till January 1 2017. Tickets are…