The Neshoba County Fair has day two of local and state candidates speaking at Founders Square. Today is “Hometown Proud Day” at the Fair. Philadelphia-Neshoba County Tourism sponsors the Hometown Proud Program.
Entertainment for the night: Chris Lane (Grandstand) and Mustache The Band (Founders Square)
Mississippi’s Giant House Party features a week of musical entertainment, harness and running horse races, a midway, political speaking and many other attractions. Season tickets are $40, day tickets are $15 and children 9 years old and younger are admitted for free.
THURSDAY – AUGUST 2, 2018
Annual Neshoba County Fair Fun Run/Walk – Starts at Founders Square – NO ENTRY FEE – Guy Nowell, Coordinator
8:15 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.
Concert by Neshoba Central High School Band – Founders Square
Daniel Wade, Director of Bands
Dairy Cattle Show – Cattle Arena
|Political Speaking – Founders Square|
Danny Bedwell (L), candidate for US Senate, State of MS
Shawn O’ Hara (Reform), candidate for US Senate, State of MS
Honorable Lynn Fitch (R), State Treasurer, State of MS
Honorable Andy Gipson (R), Commissioner of Ag & Commerce, State of MS
Honorable David Baria (D), candidate for US Senate, State of MS
Honorable Chris McDaniel (R), candidate for US Senate, State of MS
Mike Espy, Candidate for US Senate, State of MS
Honorable Philip Gunn (R), Speaker, MS House of Representatives
Honorable Cindy Hyde –Smith (R), candidate for US Senate, State of MS
|Honorable Phil Bryant (R), Governor, State of Mississippi|
Hometown Proud Program– Kinsey Goldman, Master of Ceremonies
Sponsored by Philadelphia-Neshoba County Tourism – Founders Square
Concert by Neshoba Central High School Band – Grandstand / Racetrack – Daniel Wade, Director
Harness & Running Horse Races – Racetrack
Sponsored in part by Pearl River Resort
The CHRIS LANE Show- Grandstand
9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m.
Dance – Music by Mustache The Band, a 90’s country party band – Founders Square
Midway and concessions close
Livestock show barns open 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., displaying top quality Beef Cattle, Dairy Cattle and Sheep.
The EXHIBIT HALL is open daily 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. featuring Field Crops, Garden Exhibits and Arts and Crafts.