The 60th Annual Mississippi Choctaw Indian Fair will be July 8-11, featuring Indian culture and country and pop entertainment.
The event officially opens July at 7 p.m. with Choctaw Indian Princess Pageant.
Country music legends Connie Smith and Marty Stuart perform on the amphitheater stage Thursday, July 9. At 7 p.m., Smith will perform songs such as “Once a Day” and “How Great Thou Art.”
Headlining the night will be Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives at 8:30 p.m. Stuart, a Mississippi native, will sing such well-known songs as “Hillbilly Rock” and “Tempted.”
Co-headliners Josh Gracin and Clay Walker take center stage July 10. Gracin will perform at 7 p.m. Gracin, was a finalist on the second season of “American Idol”. Walker, known for such great hits as “What’s It to You”, “Live Until I Die”, and “Rumor has It,” performs at 8:30 p.m.
Saturday, July 11 at 7:00 pm, Native American singer-songwriter, Jana Mashonee, the Lumbee Indian GRAMMY-nominated entertainer, will perform. She has attracted the spotlight with her new upbeat rhythm and blues flavor album and others such as her concept album, American Indian Story.
At 8:30 p.m., Let’s go Wildcats! It’s time for Disney’s High School Musical: Summer Celebration! featuring favorite songs from all three hit High School Musical movies, including “We’re All In This Together,” “Fabulous,” and “Now or Never.” Kids will sing and dance along to more than 15 chart-topping songs with a cast of performers as your favorite East High characters. This non-stop celebration will have audiences rocking the house with Wildcat spirit.
Tickets for all acts and other fair activities excluding carnival rides are: $15 for adult season passes, $10 for adult day passes, $10 for student season passes and $5 for student day passes. Children five and under get in free. To learn more about the Choctaw Indian Fair, call (601) 650-7450 or www.choctawindianfair.com. A link is provided below.