Why you can’t miss the Mississippi State Fair this year!

Mississippi state fair

The Mississippi State Fair 2013 festival is held the first Wed in October in Jackson and will be the biggest fair in MS as is always the case.  Check out these great events the fest has to offer.

Mississippi state fair 2013


Mississippi State Fair 2013 festival
October 2 to Oct 13, 2013
Jackson, Mississippi

Mississippi State Fair 2013 festival
1207 Mississippi Street
Jackson, Mississippi

The first Wednesday in October every year the Mississippi State Fair is one of the South’s major fairs with a mile long midway and free major entertainment. If you are not into the amusement park-style rides, check out the Trade Mart for world-class vintage cars or the arenas for livestock shows.

Mississippi State Fair 2013 festival Events

Date Event – Location (* Denotes website) Contact Information
June – 2013
Thu 20 – Sat 22
 All American Youth Barrel Race – Kirk Fordice Equine Center  Ralph Feathers
Thu 20 – Fri 21
 MS Assn. of Pupil Transportation – Trade Mart  MS Assn. of Pupil Trans.
Mon 24 – Sun 30  2013 State 4-H Horse Championships – Kirk Fordice Equine Center  Dr. Dean Jousan
Sat 29  Capital City Roller Girls – Trade Mart  Capital City Roller Girls
Sat 29 – Sun 30  Jackson Obedience Training Club – Trade Mart  Betty Hutchinson
Sat 29  MS Law Enforcement Employment EXPO – Trade Mart  Adam Todd
July – 2013
Sat 6  11th Annual Jackson Mississippi Black Rodeo – Coliseum  MS Coliseum Box Office
Sat 6 – Sun 7  Great Southern Gun & Knife Show – Trade Mart  Great Southern Gun & Knife
Sat 13  *The Color Run – Fair Grounds  info@thecolorrun.com
Thu 18  USM Alumni Meeting – Trade Mart  Kevin Prince
Fri 19  Bull Palace On Tour with Frank Foster – Kirk Fordice Equine Center  Bull Palace
Thu 25 – Sat 27  Platinum Productions $12,500 Added 4-D Barrel Run – Kirk Fordice Equine Center  Timmy Woodcock
Fri 26  Baptist Youth Night – Coliseum  Baptist Youth Night
August – 2013
Fri 2 – Sun 4  2013 Wildlife Extravaganza – Trade Mart  MS Wildlife Federation
Thu 22 – Sat 24  MEGA Open Barrel Race – Kirk Fordice Equine Center  Ralph Feathers
Sat 24 – Sun 25  Mississippi Craft Show – Trade Mart  Mississippi Craft Show
September – 2013
Fri 20 – Sun 22  Dixie Children’s Show – Trade Mart  Dealer Only Show
Sat 21 – Sun 22  MQHYA Youth Fall Classic Horse Show – Kirk Fordice Equine Center  Tommy Lee Andrus
October – 2013
Wed 23  NCADD Teen Drug Conference – Trade Mart  NCADD of Central MS
November – 2013
Wed 6 – Sat 9  Mistletoe Marketplace 2013 – Trade Mart  Junior League of Jackson
Thu 14 – Sun 17  Disney on Ice – Coliseum  MS Coliseum Box Office
Fri 15 – Sun 17  TRI State Rodeo Finals – Kirk Fordice Equine Center  TRI State Rodeo Assoc. Inc.
December – 2013
Sat 21  Disney Live ! – Coliseum  MS Coliseum Box Office
March – 2014
Thu 20 – Sun 23  RBBB Circus – Coliseum  MS Coliseum Box Office
August – 2014
Fri 1 – Sun 3  2014 Wildlife Extravaganza – Trade Mart  MS Wildlife Federation

Mississippi State Fair 2013 festival


Mississippi State Fairgrounds

The Mississippi Fairgrounds Complex covers over 100 acres and hosts more than 700-event days per year. With various facilities for exhibitions, trade and consumer shows, you’ll find all the elements to make a truly successful event, along with Mississippi’s tradition of hospitality. The complex is an integral part of beautiful downtown Jackson, where the charm of the old and new South blends to form a modern city with a wealth of activities and cultural attractions. The Fairgrounds Complex is truly one of the South’s most inviting locations for practically any attraction or event.

Mississippi State Fair
Why you can't miss the Mississippi State Fair this year!
Date Published: 08/04/2013
Mississippi State Fair is a 10 star state fair and one of the best in the nation!
10 / 10 stars



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1 Comment on Why you can’t miss the Mississippi State Fair this year!

  1. please please please pleaseplease bring some better rides this year !!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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