Guide to the Mississippi State Fair!

Join the Mississippi Fair Commission and the Department of Agriculture and Commerce for the 160th Mississippi State Fair! The fair will run from Wednesday, October 2nd until Monday, October 14th.

Advance tickets are currently available at the Coliseum Ticket Office on the South Side of the Coliseum. They can be purchased until 5 pm on Wednesday, October 2nd.

General Fair information:

Admission:

• $5.00 Gate Admission
• Children under 6 are free
• Parking is $5.00 per car
• Buses – $4.00 per person admission & parking $10.00

Free Admission & Parking:

  • Weekdays 11 am – 1 pm
  • Columbus Day, Monday, Oct 14- regular fair admission and parking will be required

*Rides not included in any specials=Sky Ride and Giant Slide.

Ice Dome:

  • $10 ticket includes skates!
  • inside MS Coliseum
  • daily skate times will be the same as daily ride times
  • Learn more about the ice rink HERE

Ride tickets:

  • 1 Coupon = $1.25
  • 22 Coupons = $25
  • 55 Coupons = $60

Ride specials:

  • Sneak-a-peak: Pay one price for unlimited rides/Regular fair admission required. Rides not included in any specials:  Sky Ride and Giant Slide.
  • $2 Thursday ride special: $2.00 per ride per person/Regular fair admission required. Rides not included in any specials:  Sky Ride and Giant Slide.
  • Kids’ Day: One (1) less coupon required for rides/Regular fair admission required. Rides not included in any specials:  Sky Ride and Giant Slide.
  • Ride-a-thon: Pay one price for unlimited rides with the purchase of a wristband/Regular fair admission required. Rides not included in any specials:  Sky Ride and Giant Slide.
  • Ride survivor: Pay one price for unlimited rides with the purchase of a wristband/Regular fair admission required. Rides not included in any specials:  Sky Ride and Giant Slide.
  • Last Blast: Pay one price for unlimited rides/Regular fair admission required. Rides not included in any specials:  Sky Ride and Giant Slide.
    • Ride special dates:

Trade Mart:

  • Vendors from across Mississippi and the US selling unique products and services
  • Antique & Classic Car Show
  • Arts & Crafts Exhibits
  • Food Preservation Exhibits
  • Extreme Off-Road Exhibit
  • Genuine MS Display

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Lace up your blades! Indoor ice skating rink coming to the Mississippi State Fair!