The Neshoba County Fair is the political forum for the State of Mississippi. State, Local, and on occasion National politicians come to the fair to make their speeches at the Pavilion in Founders Square. News media from around the state converge on the Square to cover the speeches.

Wednesday - JULY 31, 2013
9:00 a.m.
Honorable Vernon Cotton, Circuit Court Judge, 8th District Place 2, State of MS
9:10 a.m.
Honorable Marcus Gordon, Circuit Court Judge, 8th Dist., Place 1, State of MS
9:20 a.m.
Honorable C. Scott Bounds (R), State Rep., MS House of Rep., District 44
9:30 a.m.
Honorable Giles Ward (R), State Senator, MS State Senate, District 18
9:40 a.m.
Honorable Lynn Posey (R), Public Service Comm., Central District, State of MS
9:50 a.m.
Honorable Dick Hall (R), Transportation Comm., Central District, State of MS
10:00 a.m.
SPECIAL GUEST: Dr. Dan Jones, Chancellor, The University of Mississippi
10:20 a.m.
Honorable Stacey Pickering (R), State Auditor, State of MS
10:30 a.m.
Honorable Jim Hood (D), Attorney General, State of Mississippi
10:40 a.m.
Honorable Tate Reeves (R), Lieutenant Governor, State of Mississippi
Thursday - August 1, 2013
Political Speaking - Founders Square
9:00 a.m.
Honorable Mark Duncan, District Attorney, 8th Circuit Court District
9:10 a.m.
Honorable Joey Kilgore, Chancery Court Judge, 6th Dist., Place 1, State of MS
9:20 a.m.
Honorable Cindy Hyde-Smith (R), Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce, State of MS
9:30 a.m.
Honorable Mike Chaney (R), Commissioner of Insurance, State of MS
9:40 a.m.
Honorable Lynn Fitch (R), State Treasurer, State of Mississippi
10:00 a.m.
SPECIAL GUEST: Dr. Billy Stewart, President, East Central CC
10:10 a.m.
SPECIAL GUEST: Dr. Mark Keenum, President, Mississippi State University
10:20 a.m.
Honorable Philip Gunn (R),Speaker, MS House of Representatives
10:30 a.m.
Honorable Phil Bryant (R), Governor, State of Mississippi




2014 – July 25 - August 1
2015 – July 24 - July 31
2016 – July 29 - Aug. 5
2017 – July 28 - Aug. 4

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Neshoba County Fair Association
16800 Highway 21 South
Philadelphia, MS 39350
601 656-8480        Fax:  601 656-8461
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