The Mississippi Fairgrounds Complex covers over 100 acres and hosts more than 700-event days per year. With various facilities for exhibitions, trade and consumer shows, you'll 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.
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.