Harrison County Fairgrounds

15321 County Farm Road

Gulfport, MS 39503

Phone: (228) 832-8620

Harrison County Fairgrounds is a multipurpose comprehensive sports and entertainment complex situated on 640 acres. The complex offers a unique combination of events and leisure activities from family picnics to world-class sporting events.

The Harrison County Fairgrounds has eight regulation-size soccer fields, 3 permanent outdoor arenas, 46 RV sites with water & electricity, a covered arena with 130’ x 250’ floor space – encompassing one acre of covered seating with permanent bleachers, 8 pads for temporary stalls with electric & water, large warm up area, PA system, Lighting, Concession Stand, and Restrooms with Showers.

The Fairgrounds hosts national events such as The Gulf Coast Winter Classics, rodeos, horse shows, concerts, and motorcross. The fields adapt easily for rugby matches, model airplane flying, driving ranges and more.

The complex is located 8 miles north Interstate 10 off Exit 28, and operated under the Parks & Recreation Department of Harrison County.

  • Harrison County Fairgrounds

  • Recurring weekly on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday until March 19, 2017

A six-week United States Equestrian Foundation AA Rated Hunter-Jumper event highlighting some the sport's finest equine athletes from across the nation! With approximately 1000 horses exhibiting and 12,000 spectators, this is the largest hunter/jumper show on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Spectators attend free of charge each week on Sunday!

The horse show itself has three all-weather rings close to each other for exceptional viewing, a large beautiful grass field, and a covered arena with bleachers.

Received special recognition from United States Hunter Jumper Assn (USHJA) with a Members Choice Award
USHJA Members Choice Award for 2014

  • Harrison County Fairgrounds

  • Jul 8, 2017

Tentative 2017 Date

Family Friendly activities include KnockerBall, train riding, face painting, horse riding, water slides, wpace walk, sack racing, Biker's Biker show, and fireworks show. Live entertainment will be provided by Jake Thibodeux Band, David Grey, Trent Lander, Jeff Bates, and the Jackso McKinney Band.  Bring your tent and chairs for shade and comfort.

R.V hook ups available for $30.

  • The Harrison County Fairgrounds, 15321 County Farm Rd, Gulfport

  • Sep 6, 2017 - Sep 10, 2017

Tentative 2017 Dates

Activities will include 4-H livestock shows, horse shows, canning exhibits, bread making exhibits, arts and crafts exhibits, quilt making exhibits, and robotics exhibits. Other activities are the Antique Tractor Pulls and Restoration exhibits, 2017 Miss and Little Miss Harrison County pageant, contest & games for families and children of all ages, raffle drawings, live entertainment, midway carnival rides, petting zoo, pony rides, 2017 Harrison County Fair Rodeo, 2017 Rodeo Queen Pageant, 5D NBHA Barrel Race, herding dog demonstrations, cutest kid/cow contest, food/drink vendors, retail vendors, and great local Informational/hands on learning activities.