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Mississippi Fair Commission

Other Facilities

The facilities of the fairgrounds complex can be utilized to meet a specific function or event. The mile-long midway is the setting for one of the South's largest fairs and is home of the Dixie National Livestock Show and Rodeo. Easy access from major highways and near beautiful downtown Jackson makes it ideal for fairs, rodeos, livestock shows, conventions, banquets, exhibits, and trade and public shows.

Kirk Fordice Equine Center (Horses) - 3
» Size: 143' x 221'
» Sq. Ft.: 31,603
» Seating Capacity: 500 seats under building outside show area
» Public address system available
» Rest rooms
» Electricity

Horse Barn - 4
» Size: 120' x 182'
» Sq. Ft.: 21,840
» Stalls: 112 metal stalls
» Storage area and rest rooms
» Speakers in barn
» Electricity: 110/220 volts, single-phase

Children's Barnyard and Petting Zoo - 6
» Size: 93' x 162'
» Sq. Ft.: 15,066
» Seating Capacity: 320
» Two offices heated only
» Public address system available
» Building may be set up with pens for hogs and sheep
» Electricity: 110/220 volts, single-phase

Hog Barn - 7
» Size: 99' x 163'
» Sq. Ft.: 15,066
» Stalls: 58 temporary, 127 permanent
» Temporary office in arena
» Seating Capacity: 168
» Three wash racks
» Public address system available
» Electricity: 110/220 volts, single-phase by direct hook-up only

Sheep Barn - 8
» Size: 163' x 107'
» Sq. Ft.: 17,441
» Stalls: 134
» Public address system available
» Seating Capacity: 220
» Four wash racks
» Electricity: 110/220 volts, single-phase

Horse Barn - 9
» Size: 163' x 100'
» Sq. Ft.: 16,300
» Stalls: 120
» Speakers in barn
» Electricity: 110 volts only

Horse Barn - 10
» Size: 100' x 163'
» Sq. Ft.: 16,300
» Stalls: 112
» Speakers in barn
» Electricity: 110 volts only

Corral (Multi-use) - 11
» Size: 163' x 110'
» Sq. Ft.: 17,930
» Stalls: 81 stalls can be set up in barn. Has 1 office and 1 storage area.
» Public address system available
» Electricity: 110/220 volts, single-phase direct hook-up only

Livestock Barn - 12
» Size: 182' x 215'
» Sq. Ft.: 39,130
» Tie Spaces: 484
» Wash racks in barn
» Seating Capacity: 561 in sales arena
» Heating and air conditioning in sales arena area
» Public address system available
» Electricity: 110/220 volts, single-phase and three-phase direct hook-up

Livestock Barn - 13
» Size: 215' x 162'
» Sq. Ft.: 34,830
» Tie Spaces: 507
» Wash racks inside barn
» Rest rooms
» Speakers in barn
» Electricity: 110/220 volts, single-phase available direct hook-up

Judging Arena - 14
» Size: 198' x 120'...Show Arena 91' x 121'
» Sq. Ft.: 23,760 (entire judging arena)
» 10,011 (show arena)
» Seating Capacity: 830
» Three offices
» Public address system available
» Electricity: 110/220 volts, single-phase and three-phase direct hook-up

Livestock Barn (Dairy) - 15
» Size: 183' x 160'
» Sq. Ft.: 29,280
» Tie Spaces: 500
» Wash racks inside and outside
» Rest rooms: Men's showers in restroom area.
» Office space in barn
» Electricity: 110/220 volts, single-phase and three-phase direct hook-up

Livestock Barn (Milk Parlor and Dairy) - 16
» Size: 93' x 162'
» Sq. Ft.: 15,066
» Tie Spaces: 202
» Speakers in barn
» Electricity: 110/220 volts, single-phase

Cane Mill
Agriculture Building - 18
» Size: 98' x 199'...19,502 sq. ft. including restroom and storage area. Show area 180' x 96'...17,280 sq. ft.
» Seating Capacity: Chairs for seating available
» Electricity: 110/220 volts, single-phase; 208 volts, three-phase available
» Heating and fans

Industrial Building - 19
» Size: 98' x 199'... 19,502 sq. ft. including rest rooms and storage area.
» Show area: 180' x 96'...17,280 sq. ft.
» Seating Capacity: Chairs available
» Electricity: 110/220 volts, single-phase; 208 volts, three-phase available
» Heating and fans

Comfort Station

Midway Comfort Station

Horse Barn
» Stalls: 350
» Electricity: 110 volts only
» Speakers in barn

Office Building