MSF

Mississippi Fairgrounds

Upcoming Events

12/09/22-12/10/22
MHSAA Dance & Cheer Championships

Mississippi Coliseum

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12/14/22
Mississippi State University Bulldogs vs. Jackson State University Tigers Men's Basketball

Mississippi State mens basketball announced the final piece of its 2022-23 schedule on Monday and will return to the capital city for the eighth time during the last nine seasons as the Bulldogs square off with Jackson State in a mid-December matchup. The two programs will meet for the second time over the last three seasons on Wednesday, December 14th at the Mississippi Coliseum. Tip time is slated for 6:30 PM CT. | Ticket Link


12/16/22-12/18/22
Christmas in Dixie Barrel Race

Kirk Fordice Equine Center

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12/31/22
Soulabration

Xperience JXN Presents the 2022 NYE Soulabration.

Celebrate the most soulful night of the year at the Mississippi Coliseum!

Artists include Calvin Richardson, Adrian Bagher, LJ Echols, Wendell B, Arthur Young, & Yayo | Ticket Link


02/25/23-02/26/23
Mississippi Gem & Mineral Show

Saturday – 9:00 am to 6:00 pm Sunday – 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Admission:
Adults $8 Students $3
Scouts and Leaders in Uniform $2
Children 5 and under – Free

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About the Fairgrounds

The Mississippi Fairgrounds Complex covers over 105 acres and hosts more than 700-event days per year. With various facilities for exhibitions, trade and consumer shows, you will 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.

Coliseum

This modern facility is an all-season arena with large capacity seating. The seating arrangement is one of its most versatile features where a crowd of 6,500 can view a rodeo, monster truck show or ice show. Up to 3,500 temporary seats are available for concerts.

Coliseum

This modern facility is an all-season arena with large capacity seating. The seating arrangement is one of its most versatile features where a crowd of 6,500 can view a rodeo, monster truck show or ice show. Up to 3,500 temporary seats are available for concerts.

Trade Mart

The Mississippi Trade Mart has a size of 110,000 sf. There is 63,000 sf. of column-free space that can be divided into three trade halls. The three trade halls can be configured to provide a seamless connection to the Coliseum’s 26,000 sf. arena floor, allowing for larger trade shows and events than possible in the current facility. There is also 2,500 sf. commercial kitchen with a service corridor and a lobby that features two cafes as well as a reception area for smaller events.

Trade Mart

The Mississippi Trade Mart has a size of 110,000 sf. There is 63,000 sf. of column-free space that can be divided into three trade halls. The three trade halls can be configured to provide a seamless connection to the Coliseum’s 26,000 sf. arena floor, allowing for larger trade shows and events than possible in the current facility. There is also 2,500 sf. commercial kitchen with a service corridor and a lobby that features two cafes as well as a reception area for smaller events.

Equine Center

The Equine Center is completely temperature controlled. The arena dirt floor is 260′ x 120′. There are 2,500 chair back seats and the facility is equipped with sound system and scoreboard. Stalls, pens, and exercise area are adjacent to the Equine Center.

Equine Center

The Equine Center is completely temperature controlled. The arena dirt floor is 260′ x 120′. There are 2,500 chair back seats and the facility is equipped with sound system and scoreboard. Stalls, pens, and exercise area are adjacent to the Equine Center.

Livestock Facilities

The Livestock Facilities are made up of multiple barns for small and large animal events. The facilities host a livestock Judging Arena, a Sales Arena, and Show Barns. Also, available in the barns is an indoor and outdoor wash rack, dairy parlor, and promoter office. This building is used for various horse shows, livestock competitions, and sales of all types.

Livestock Facilities

The Livestock Facilities are made up of multiple barns for small and large animal events. The facilities host a livestock Judging Arena, a Sales Arena, and Show Barns. Also, available in the barns is an indoor and outdoor wash rack, dairy parlor, and promoter office. This building is used for various horse shows, livestock competitions, and sales of all types.

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