The Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry Museum will be hosting the Mississippi Pickle Fest on Saturday, June 12 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Those visiting the event will be able to enjoy live music, food and craft vendors, dunking booth and many more events which is sure to entertain people of all ages.
“I want to invite the public to come out to the 2021 Mississippi Pickle Fest at the Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry Museum,” said Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce Andy Gipson. “This open-air, outdoor event is the perfect outing that the entire family will enjoy. We’ll have several feature activities available throughout the grounds, as well as our usual attractions.”
The Pickle Eating Contest and the Pickle Jar Packing Contest will be among the sights to see as well as the Children’s Barnyard and Small Town, Miss. featuring antique cars.
The Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry museum is located at 1150 Lakeland Drive in Jackson and is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday Through Saturday. More information about the museum can be found on their website or by calling 601- 432-4500 or 1-800-844-8687.
Admission will be $7 per adult and $5 for ages 3-17.