Jackson County Blue Ribbon Fair Pascagoula 2012
The Jackson County Fair Blue Ribbon Fair is an annual event held in Pascagoula MS. This year the event will take place Oct. 21-28-2012. The Jackson County Fairgrounds is located at 2902 Shortcut Road Pascagoula MS. Admission to the fair is free, and free parking, although local business surrounding the fairgrounds 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 win prizes. Vendors selling a variety of merchandise, food canteen's selling; hot dogs, corn dogs, sausage dogs, BBQ, Pizza, popcorn, cotton candy, and my favorite the RED candid apples.
The Jackson County Blue Ribbon Fair Pascagoula MS, convention center will be hosting many businesses and organizations, political campaigns, local school displays, and the annual sheriff's department gun raffle. You can usually find a variety of performance's on the 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; armature 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 the animals. The FFA organization is always a large part of the prize winning animals that are to be judged.
Seafood gumbo is always a specialty and can be found at many of the food booths that line the front of the midway, these booths are manned by churches from around Jackson County.
Photos courtesy of gulflive online
Ride Tickets Good Only on Day Purchased
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 21: Set up rides and shows during the day. Rides and shows will be open after 4:00pm until
MONDAY, 22: Rides and shows will be open at 4:00pm --- Kiddie land open 4:00pm
TUESDAY, 23: FAMILY NIGHT- starts at 4:00pm - Ride prices are reduced, & Kiddie land will be open at 2:00pm.
WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY, 24-25: Rides will open at 4:00pm - Kiddie land will open at 4:00pm
FRIDAY, 26: Rides & shows open from 2:00 P.M. until - Also Children’s Day: Ride prices reduced until 6:00pm
PRICE $20.00 beginning 11:00pm to 2:00am - Tickets may also be purchased at this time
SATURDAY, OCT. 27: Rides and shows will be open from 11:00 A.M. until-
SUNDAY, OCT. 28: SPECIAL PRICE FOR RIDES - ARMBAND PRICES WILL BE $20.00
1st ARMBAND SUPER SUNDAY: 12:30pm - 5:00pm - 2nd ARMBAND SUPER SUNDAY: 5:30pm - 9:30pm
LAST DAY: Rides and shows open at 12:30pm and go until. Rides & shows will stay open each night as long as there is a sufficient number of people..............................................
For more information about the Jackson County blue ribbon fair contact: Jim Hart who is the Director, cell: 228.217.1667 or Jim_Hart@co.jackson.ms.us