Arts & Recreation

Central Creativity

Owners: Rye and Jenny McLeod
442 N 6th Ave.
(601) 580 – 8773
By Appointment Only

Cindy Trest Memorial Park Little Library

Located on N Magnolia Street across from Trustmark Art Park, a nice stop to enjoy a read!

Gardiner Park

North 4th Avenue and West 7th Street, features a walking track, play area for children, picnic areas and a large green space for recreational activities!

HAND + made

Owners: Stephen and DeShawn Clairmont
313 West Oak Street
(601) 342-8084
Monday – Friday: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Jones County Blues Marker & Park

200 Block of North Maple Street, at the Laurel Train Depot


Laurel Little Theatre

408 North 5th Avenue
(601) 428-0140


Lauren Rogers Museum of Art

565 North 5th Avenue
(601) 649-6374
Tuesday – Saturday:  10:00a.m.-5:00p.m.
Sunday:  2:00p.m. – 5:00p.m.
free admission
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Leontyne Price Park

530 Central Avenue

LJC Public Library

530 Commerce Street
(601) 428-4313
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 8 a.m – 6 p.m.
Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Pinehurst Park

North 5th Avenue & Oak Street, next to the Arabian Theatre is a memorial park on the site of the famous Pinehurst Hotel. This park is a favorite photo spot,  hosts weddings, the City Christmas Tree and many other downtown functions.

The Pinehurst Rathskeller

Art Gallery
312 Front Street
(601) 778-7929
11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Tuesday – Saturday

Trustmark Art Park

North Magnolia Street & Oak Street


Offers dance, art, music classes and a wide variety of activities for children and adults

428 West Oak Street
(601) 428-5694