Choose from 34 distinct parks and water recreation areas throughout the city or spend the entire day at Gulf Islands Water Park, featuring miles of slides. Fishing charter options are endless – choose from day trips to Chandeleur Islands or wade fish for a day. Local cuisine? There’s plenty in Gulfport. Take your pick of succulent steak, fresh seafood or delectable Italian.
Gulfport's entertainment district, where patrons may leave a restaurant or bar with a purchased drink in a go-cup, covers the waterfront from just east of 18th Avenue to 36th Avenue, including the harbor, and runs north to the CSX railroad tracks in the downtown area.