Parks, Recreation, & Cultural Arts

Parks & Recreation Administration Office Hours

440 West Powell Road
Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Closed Saturday & Sunday

POSTED PARK HOURS: 6:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.

Town Tree Lighting Ceremony Postponed Until Thursday, December 1, 2016

Town officials have been in contact with the National Weather Service concerning the weather forecast for this evening. The forecasts calls for rain, high winds and possible tornado activity in North Mississippi. The estimated window of time for the wind and rain in Collierville is between 5:00pm and 9:00pm.

After taking into consideration the forecast of rain and possible strong winds later this evening, the Town Administrator recommended postponing the Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony scheduled for tonight until Thursday, December 1, 2016.

In an effort to conduct the Tree Lighting ceremony in the best possible circumstances and placing a priority on public safety we are rescheduling the event,” said Town Administrator James Lewellen. The forecast for Thursday, December 1, 2016 is currently clear skies.

The rescheduled program will start at 5:30 pm with hot chocolate being served by the Board of Mayor and Aldermen, Santa will arrive at approximately 7:10 pm and the tree lighting will take place immediately following Santa’s arrival.

“I wanted to make the call early today to allow people wanting to attend the Tree Lighting ample time to adjust their schedules and makes plans to attend on Thursday.” said Lewellen.

Christmas in Collierville 2016 

Click here to view the complete schedule!

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 Holiday Lighting Contest

Presented by the Collierville Town Beautiful Commission and the Town of Collierville, entry deadline is Tuesday, December 9. Click here to download the application.

Holiday Light Contest 2016

Seeking Volunteers

The Town of Collierville is looking for individuals to help us greet residents and guests to Collierville’s historic Town Square and assist with Town Special Events. If you have a broad knowledge of Collierville and love talking to people, we invite you to join our team! Click here to download the application. *Volunteers will be based out of the historic Depot on Town Square!

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Town Beautiful Anncounces Fall Home Beautiful Award

The home of John and Marsha Huffman was awarded the Fall Home Beautiful Award for 2016!

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