Healthy Activities

Brookhaven has a wealth of healthy activities like parks, walking trails, and sports facilities. Here is a guide to a few of them.

Senior Fitness Classes at the Jimmy Furlow Center

  • Senior Stretch-Help develop strength and enhance the ability to function in daily life. (When requested.)
  • Line Dancing-Taught by Sharon Langley three Mondays per month at 9:00 a.m.
  • Chair Yoga-Basic principles, beginner class for seniors. (When requested)
  • Dixie Dancers—Square Dancing on Friday nights at 7:00p.m.
  • Waltz phase 3— advance class on 1st, 2nd and 4th Mondays at 6:00 p.m.
  • 2 Step Class— beginners class on 1st, 2nd and 4th Monday

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Sports, Recreation and Exercise Facilities

City Park Tennis Courts

Hartman Street
6 lighted courts, 2 pavilions, and restrooms

Dr. A.L. Lott Sportsplex

Dr. Martin L. King Jr. Drive
2 lighted 280′ baseball fields, concession stand, restrooms, one lighted outdoor basketball court.

Hansel King Sportsplex

Beltline Drive
4 lighted 300′ softball fields , concession stand, restrooms, meeting room, 3 soccer fields (2 lighted).

Bi-Centennial Playground and Spray Park

Main Street
Playground equipment, pavilions, spray park, Meeting Room, restrooms

Bethel Playground

Fulton Street
Playground equipment, 2 basketball courts.

City Park Playground

Hartman Street
Restrooms, pavilion, playground equipment, lighted basketball court.

Kid’s Kingdom

Industrial Park Road
2 pavilions, playground equipment, restrooms.

City Park Multi-Use Trail

Hartman Street
10 foot wide ½ mile lighted trail for walking, jogging, biking, skateboarding and other non-motorized recreational users.

City Spray Park

Hartman Street
Spray Park, pavilion

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Sports and Activities Sponsored by The City of Brookhaven

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Brookhaven Farmer’s Market

 The Brookhaven Farmer’s Market operates from May to October operating in two location in central brookhaven – Fridays from 7:00am to 12:00pm at Railroad Park (directly across from the Brookhaven Chamber of Commerce ) and Tuesday afternoons at the Transportation Center ( Amtrak station ).

Fitness Centers in Brookhaven

KDH Fitness Center and Hospital

Runs and walks held in Brookhaven

Several 5k and 10k walks and runs are hosted in Brookhaven every year:

Bike Racing

Brookhaven has been the home for the nationally known, annual, Mississippi Gran Prix Bike Race for several years