By: Chip Ward
JACKSON, Miss. -- The Mississippi State Fair is just around the corner, opening up October 3rd. For now preparation is underway. Look forward to riding amusement park style rides, checking out a live stock shows, and getting your arteries clogged with some of the finest fried food the south has to offer.
Performances this year include: Thompson Square, Keith Sweat, Hinder, Heavenly Wonders, Don Felder, Loretta Lynn, Chubby Checker, En Vogue, and Texaco Country Showdown. Brantley Gilbert will perform at the Coliseum October 13th with guests Uncle Kracker, Greg Bates and Brian Davis.