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Mississippi Ag and Outdoor Expo Returns to Jackson With Bulls, Bands, and Barrels event
The Mississippi Ag & Outdoor Expo, the State’s largest buying exhibition of everything for agriculture, the outdoors, and hunting and fishing, returns to the Trade Mart in Jackson August 5-7.
The Ag and Outdoor Expo will be hosted by The Foundation for Mississippi Wildlife, Fisheries & Parks and presented by Southern AgCredit.
“This show will highlight the incredible hunting, fishing, agricultural and outdoor spirit of our great state,” said Don Brazil, CEO of The Foundation. “The Foundation is proud to be a part of this show and we look forward to the great time we will have together in August!”
Mississippi’s premier outdoor show will fill the 60,000 square foot exhibit floor of the Trade Mart with displays of tractors, implements, power equipment, boats, UTVs, rods, reels, lures, game calls, outdoor clothing and more, all available at special Expo pricing.
For the younger members of the family, an archery shoot will be hosted by the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks. The MDWFP Museum of Natural Science will have a special display featuring animals and interactive displays for children.
Joining the Expo for a great August weekend of activities at the Fairgrounds will be the exciting Bulls, Bands, and Barrels event, scheduled for 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 6 at Mississippi Coliseum. Featuring rising country music star, Chase Matthew along with Justin Champagne and Cole Jones, Bulls, Bands and Barrels promises to be an unforgettable experience. World renowned championship cowboy, Chris Shivers will be a featured guest/participant at the event as well.
Ag and Outdoor Expo Dates and Ticket Info:
12 to 7 p.m. – Friday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. – Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. – Sunday.
Adults – 13 years & older … $12.00 Kids – 6-12 years old ………. $6.00
Kids – 5 years and under ….. Free