Jackson County Blue Ribbon Fair Pascagoula 2010
The Jackson County Fair Blue Ribbon Fair is an annual event held in Pascagoula MS. This year the event will take place Oct. 17-24, 2010. The Jackson County Fair grounds is located at 2902 Shortcut Road Pascagoula MS. Admission to the fair is free, and free parking, although local business surrounding the fair grounds charge a small fee to park on their facility.
The midway will be full of various rides for children of all ages, many games booths to try and win prizes. Vendors selling a variety of merchandise, food canteen's sellings; hot dogs, corn dogs, sausage dogs, BBQ, Pizza, popcorn, cotton candy, and my favorite the RED candid apples.
The Jackson County civic center located on the fair grounds will host many businesses and organizations, political campaigns, local school displays, and the annual sheriff's gun raffle. You can usually find a variety of performance's on stage nightly.
The blue ribbon event will open its doors Tuesday evening, after judging the items entered into the contest. Some of the categories include; amature photo contest, quilting, sewing, smocking, homemade candy, canned goods, flowers and children's art.
The Jackson County pavilion will be turned into a livestock display for animals. The FFA organization is always a large part of the prize winning animals that are to be judged.
Seafood gumbo can be found by many of the food booths that line the front of the midway, these booths are manned by church's from around Jackson County.