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Mississippi Fair Commission

Mississippi State Fairgrounds

The Mississippi State Fairgrounds are located in Jackson, Mississippi. The annual Mississippi State Fair begins the first Wednesday in October each year and runs for twelve days.

The Mississippi State Fair is one of the South's major fairs with 673,098 attending in 2010. The mile-long midway, free major entertainment, livestock shows, and 120,000 sq. ft. of exhibits are the main attractions.

For information on booking for the fair in October, contact the fairgrounds office in March by phone at 601.961-4000 or fax at 601.354-6545.