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FRIDAY – JULY 25, 2014
Midway open 4:00 p.m. – 1:00 a.m. Mitchell Bros. and Sons Amusements.
U.S. Post Office, Neshoba County Fair Station, Open 12 Noon to 4 p.m.

8:30a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Check in home cultural arts, agricultural open crop exhibits and 4-H exhibits. Neshoba County Extension Service; Mike Reed, Extension 4-H Agent, Sylvia Wiggs Chairman – Exhibit Hall
8:30 a.m.
Art show opens – Exhibit Hall
1:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Music – Provided by the Philadelphia-Neshoba County Musicians Justin Snow - Emcee
2:00 p.m.
"125TH ANNIVERSARY QUILT SHOW: "FAMILY, FUN, & FRIENDSHIP" OPEN-EXHIBIT HALL
7:30 p.m.
HARPER, MORGAN AND SMITH PRCA Rodeo – Grandstand
9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m.
Dance – Music by Southbound – Founders Square Pavilion
1:00 a.m.
MIDWAY AND CONCESSIONS CLOSE

SATURDAY – JULY 26, 2014
Midway open 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 a.m. Mitchell Bros. and Sons Amusements.
U.S. Post Office, Neshoba County Fair Station, Open 12 Noon to 4:00 p.m.

6:30 a.m.
Philadelphia Sertoma Club 35th Annual “Heart O’ Dixie Triathlon” begins at Lake Tiak O’Khata in Louisville, MS and ends at the Grandstand.
Sponsored by Boardtown Bikes; Bullock Tap; Bullock Toyota; The Citizens Bank of Philadelphia; Neshoba County General Hospital/ Nursing Home; Philadelphia Athletic Club; Philadelphia Security Insurance; Prince Oil/Main Street Junction; Sta Home Health;
Woody’s of Noxapater
7:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Arts and Crafts (Flea Market) at Founders Square
8:00 a.m.-NOON
NESHOBA COUNTY FAIR FARMERS MARKET SELLING HOMEGROWN VEGETABLES, PRODUCE & FOOD PRODUCTS: Salsa, James, Jellies, Pickles. LOCATED IN THE LIVESTOCK SHOW ARENA
9:00 a.m.-6:00pm
Free Petting Zoo – Presented by Clyde Risher – Across from the Livestock Barn near the Sheep Pen.
11:30 a.m.
Philadelphia Sertoma Club “Heart O’ Dixie Triathlon” Awards Program – Grandstand
2:00 p.m.
Pony Pull – Rodeo Arena
2:00 p.m.
"125TH ANNIVERSARY QUILT SHOW: "FAMILY, FUN, & FRIENDSHIP" OPEN-EXHIBIT HALL
7:30 p.m.
Harper, Morgan and Smith PRCA Rodeo – Grandstand
8:00 p.m.
THE THACKER MOUNTAIN RADIO SHOW – Featuring Sweet“Sweet Potato Queen” author, Jill Conner Browne, Delta blues Pianist Eden Brent and blues guitarist, Vasti Jackson. With house band, The Yalobushwhackers and host, Jim Dees -Founders Square
9:00 p.m.
Vasti Jackson Band Concert – Founders Square
10:00 p.m.-12:30 a.m.
Dance – Music by U S - Grandstand
1:00 a.m.
MIDWAY AND CONCESSIONS CLOSE
The EXHIBIT HALL is open daily 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. featuring Field Crops, Garden Exhibits and Arts and Crafts
 

SUNDAY – JULY 27, 2014
Midway open 12:00 p.m.-1:00 a.m. Mitchell Bros. and Sons Amusements
Exhibit Hall OPEN 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Free Children’s Petting Zoo – Presented by Clyde Risher –Across from the Livestock Barn near the Sheep Pen.
9:30 a.m.
Worship service conducted by Rev. Scott Boatner and God’s House, West Philadelphia Baptist Church – Founders Square
10:30 a.m.
Antique Car Show, James F. Chaney, Chairman; Larry Nicholson, Assistant Chairman- Founders Square
1:00 p.m.
Vernon Brothers – Grandstand
1:30 p.m.
Children’s Concert featuring Kevin Cole. Children are encouraged to bring pots, pans, drums, horns, etc., and become part of the band. – Founders Square
2:00 p.m.
Harness and Running Horse Races – Racetrack Sponsored in part by AT&T and Pearl River Resort
3:00 p.m.
Martial Arts demonstration by Sellers Martial Arts Academy – Founders Square
6:30 p.m.
Concert by First Baptist Church Choir, Philadelphia, MS – Founders Square
8:00 p.m.
GOSPEL MUSIC CONCERT featuring STANDING FIRM QUARTET and WAY
OF THE CROSS QUARTET. STANDING FIRM QUARTET includes, Joey Kilgore, Ryan McKay, Robert Thomas and Stan Yates. WAY OF THE CROSS QUARTET includes Bob Breland, Darrel Fulton, Chris Vowell and Michael Wells. – Founders Square
1:00 a.m.
MIDWAY AND CONCESSIONS CLOSE

MONDAY – JULY 28, 2014
Midway open 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. Mitchell Bros. and Sons Amusements
U.S. Post Office, Neshoba County Fair Station, Open 12:00 noon to 4:00 p.m.
Exhibit Hall Open 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

8:00 a.m.
Check in Beef Cattle – Cattle Arena
9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
FREE Children’s Petting Zoo – Presented by Clyde Risher –Across from the Livestock Barn near the Sheep Pen.
9:30 a.m.
Clothes Line Art Contest, Dawn Lea Chalmers, Kim Kilpatrick and Jane Kynerd, Chairpersons. Sponsored in part by Kademi
1:00 p.m.
Variety Program presented by East Central Community College – Founders Square
1:00 p.m.
ALAN SIBLEY AND THE MAGNOLIA RAMBLERS – Grandstand
1:00 p.m.
DASH FOR THE STASH clues will be given out at Souvenir Stand
2:00 p.m.
Harness and Running Horse Races – sponsored in part by AT&T and Pearl River Resort – Racetrack
4:00 p.m.
Clothesline Art Exhibit – Founders Square
7:30 p.m.
Invocation- Rev. John E. Stephens, Pastor of North Calvary Baptist Church, Official Opening of the Neshoba County Fair, Gilbert Donald, President. Presentation of the Neshoba County Fair Board Past and Present; Presentation of the Youth Achievement Award; National Anthem by Mrs. Jean Yates – Vocalist – Grandstand
8:00 p.m.
Beauty Pageant, selecting “Miss Neshoba County Fair” Chief Keith Page, Emcee; Lane Deweese and Landon Beason – Pages; Entertainment by the East Central Community College Centralettes and The NCHS Brass Ensemble – Grandstand
9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m.
Dance Music by LOW BUTCHER BAND – Founders Square
1:00 a.m.

MIDWAY AND CONCESSIONS CLOSE

Livestock show barns open 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., displaying top quality Beef Cattle, Dairy Cattle, Goats and Sheep
 

TUESDAY – JULY 29, 2014
Midway open 12:00 p.m.-1:00 a.m. Mitchell Bros. and Sons Amusements
Ride specials listed on page 8
U.S. Post Office, Neshoba County Fair Station, Open 12:00 noon to 4:00 p.m.
Exhibit Hall OPEN 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

9:00 a.m- Noon.
Check in Beef Cattle – Cattle Arena
9:00 a.m.- 6:00 p.m.
FREE Children’s Petting Zoo – Presented by Clyde Risher –Across from the Livestock Barn near the Sheep Pen.
10:00 a.m.
Concert by the Neshoba Central High School Band Daniel Wade, Director of Bands – Founders Square
11:00 a.m.
VETERAN’S MEMORIAL SERVICE – FOUNDERS SQUARE
Opening Remarks: LTC Millard G. (Guy) Reedy IV, 298th Support Battalion
Invocation: Dr. Dan Howard, Pastor, First Baptist Church, Philadelphia
Recognition of Special Guest and Introduction of Speaker:
LTC Millard G. (Guy) Reedy
Speaker: MG William J. Crisler, Jr.
Laying of Wreath: American Legion Post 138/238, GW Fulton Chapter 58 DAV and Auxiliary, Carson Bounds Post 4396 VFW and
Auxiliary, Meridian Chapter (POW) Military Order of
the Purple Heart.
Flag Ceremony: HQ 298th Corps Support Battalion
Memorial Volley: 367TH Maintenance Company
Taps: Amelia Henson, member of the Neshoba Central High School Band
Benediction: Dr. Dan Howard
1:00 p.m.
Concert by Neshoba Central High School Band Daniel Wade, Director of Bands – Grandstand/Racetrack
1:00 p.m.
DASH FOR THE STASH clues given out at Souvenir Stand
2:00 p.m.
Harness and Running Horse Racing – Racetrack Sponsored in part by AT&T and the Pearl River Resort
4:00 p.m.
Cake Walk, sponsored by Philadelphia-Neshoba County Arts Council – Founders Square
8:00 p.m.
THE PARMALEE SHOW– Grandstand
9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m.
Dance –Music by SPUNK MONKEES – Founders Square
1:00 a.m.
MIDWAY AND CONCESSIONS CLOSE
Livestock show barns open 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., displaying top quality Beef Cattle, Dairy Cattle and Sheep
 

Wednesday - July 30, 2014
Midway open 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. Mitchell Bros. & Sons Amusements.
U.S. Post Office, Neshoba County Fair Station, Open 12:00 Noon - 4:00 p.m.
Exhibit Hall open 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.

8:00 a.m.
Check in, Dairy Cattle and Sheep - Cattle Arena
8:00 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.
Concert by Neshoba Central High School Band, Daniel Wade, Director of Bands – Founders Square
POLITICAL SPEAKING - FOUNDERS SQUARE
9:00 a.m.
Honorable Mark Duncan, District Attorney, 8th Circuit Court District
9:10 a.m.
Honorable Vernon Cotton, Candidate for Circuit Court Judge, 8th District, Place 2
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.
Don Kilgore, Candidate for Circuit Court Judge, 8th District, Place 1
9:50 a.m.
Honorable Marcus Gordon, Candidate for Circuit Court Judge, 8th District, Place 1
10:00 a.m.
Honorable Dick Hall (R), Transportation Commissioner, Central District, State of MS
10:10 a.m.
Honorable Lynn Posey (R), Public Service Comm., Central District, State of MS
10:20 a.m.
Honorable Mike Chaney (R), Insurance Commissioner, State of MS
10:30 a.m.
Honorable Stacey Pickering (R), State Auditor, State of Mississippi
10:40 a.m.
Honorable Jim Hood (D), Attorney General, State of Mississippi
10:50 a.m.
Honorable Tate Reeves (R), Lieutenant Governor, State of Mississippi
11:00 a.m.
Meridian Day Program, presented by East Mississippi Business Development Corp. -
Founders Square
1:00 p.m.
Aerial Show, presented by Cirque Motion - Grandstand / Racetrack
2:00 p.m.
Harness & Running Horse Races, sponsored in part by AT & T and Pearl River Resort - Racetrack
2:00 p.m.
Registration for Youth Talent Contest - Fair Office, Cabin #65 on Founders Square
3:00 p.m.
Youth Talent Contest, Mack Alford, Master of Ceremonies - Founders Square
5:00 p.m.
Pretty Cow Contest – Cattle Arena
7.45 p.m.
Presentation of the “Dash for the Stash” winner - Grandstand
8:00 p.m.
The Brett Eldredge Show - Grandstand
9:30 p.m. -12:30 .m.
Dance - Music by Class Reunion - Founders Square
1:00 a.m.
A.J. Yates, Jr. Memorial Late Night Sing – Dr. Laura Bryan, Dr. Jack Yates and
and Dr. Joe Jordan, Chairpersons
1:00 a.m.
Midway and concessions close.
Livestock show barns open 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., displaying top quality Beef Cattle, Dairy Cattle and Sheep.
 

Thursday – July 31, 2014
Midway open 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. Mitchell Bros. & Sons Amusements.
U.S. Post Office, Neshoba County Fair Station, open 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Exhibit Hall open 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m

7:30 a.m.
Annual Neshoba County Fair Fun Run/Walk - Starts at Founders Square
NO ENTRY FEE - Guy Nowell, Chairman
8:00 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.
Concert by Neshoba Central High School Band, Daniel Wade, Director of Bands
9:00 a.m.
Dairy Cattle Show - Cattle Arena
Political Speaking - Founders Square
9:00 a.m.
Roger Gerrard, (I) Candidate for U.S. House of Representatives, 3rd Congressional District, State of Mississippi
9:10 a.m.
Doug Magee, (D) Candidate for U. S House of Representatives, 3rd Congressional District, State of Mississippi
9:20 a.m.
Honorable Joey Kilgore, Candidate for Chancery Court Judge, 6th District, Place 1, State of MS
9:30 a.m.
Honorable Cindy Hyde-Smith (R), Commissioner of Ag and Commerce, State of MS
9:40 a.m.
Honorable Lynn Fitch (R), State Treasurer, State of Mississippi
9:50 a.m.
Honorable William Winter, Former Governor, State of Mississippi
10:00 a.m.
Honorable Delbert Hosemann, (R), Secretary of State, State of Mississippi
10:10 a.m.
Honorable Philip Gunn, (R), Speaker, MS House of Representatives
10:20 a.m.
Travis Childers, (D) Candidate for U. S. Senate, State of Mississippi
10:30 a.m.
Honorable Thad Cochran (R), Candidate for U.S. Senate, State of Mississippi
10:40 a.m.
Honorable Phil Bryant (R), Governor, State of Mississippi
(Immediately following the Governor’s address will be a special recognition of The Yates Companies 50th year celebration by Governor Phil Bryant)
11:00 a.m.
Hometown Proud Program, Bill Griffis, Master of Ceremonies
                   Sponsored by Philadelphia-Neshoba County Tourism - Founders Sq.
1:00 p.m.
Aerial Show, presented by Cirque Motion - Racetrack / Grandstand
2:00 p.m.
Harness & Running Horse Races, sponsored in part by AT & T and Pearl River Resort
3:00 p.m.
Family History Time w/ Steve Stubbs – Founders Square
8:00 p.m.
The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band - Grandstand
9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m.
Dance - Music by The Chill – Founders Square
1:00 a.m.
Midway and concessions close
Livestock show barns open 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., displaying top quality Beef Cattle, Dairy Cattle & sheep.
 
Friday - August 1, 2014
Midway open 12:00 p.m. - 12:00 midnight. Mitchell Bros. & Sons Amusements.
U.S. Post Office, Neshoba County Fair Station, open 12:00 noon - 4:00p.m.
Exhibit Hall open 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Exhibit Hall closes 1:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m.
Sheep show, followed by Goat show – Livestock Show Arena
12:30 p.m.
The Vernon Brothers (Bluegrass) - Grandstand
1:30 p.m.
Harness and Running Horse Races, featuring the Feature Races of the Week,
The Morris Therrell Memorial Invitational Race and The Jim Dance Memorial
Race. Sponsored in part by AT & T and Pearl River Resort.
7:00 p.m.
Aerial Show, presented by Cirque Motion – Racetrack/Grandstand
8:00 p.m.
The Easton Corbin Show - Grandstand

WEATHER PERMITTING, Immediately following the Eason Corbin Show
will be the fireworks show by Pyrotechnico. NO ONE WILL BE ALLOWED
ON THE RACETRACK INFIELD DURING THE FIREWORKS SHOW.

9:00 p.m.-12:00 a.m.
Music by The Jason Miller Band - Founders Square
12:00 Midnight
2014 Neshoba County Fair Closes Including Midway and ALL
Concessions
All gates open until 6:00 a.m. All Fairground chains up and locked until 6:00 a.m.
NO ADMISSION TICKETS SOLD AFTER 12:00 MIDNIGHT.
 
 

Neshoba County Fair Association
16800 Highway 21 South
Philadelphia, MS 39350
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