Tickets on sale for 64th annual Choctaw Indian Fair
Wednesday, June 26, 2013 1:00 AM
Tickets are now on sale for the 64th annual Choctaw Indian Fair and the Duck Dynasty Experience.
Tickets can be purchased at the Pearl River Resort Welcome Center starting June 24 through July 9. Pre-sale tickets will be available at last year's prices (Adult: Season $15 and Student: Season $10. Children 5 and under are free) until Sunday, July 7. Prices increase fair week (Monday, July 8), to $20 for an adult season pass, $12 for an adult day pass and $7 for a student day pass. The student season pass will stay the same at $10. Duck Dynasty Experience tickets will also be sold for $10 each, while supplies last.
Come celebrate the courageous Choctaw journey at the annual Choctaw Indian Fair, officials said. The 64th edition of the fair will feature a superstar line up as well as an appearance by a very special guest. The fair will be July 10-13. As always, Choctaw stickball and culture will be on display for adults and children of all ages to enjoy.
Each evening at 6 p.m. Chief Phyliss J. Anderson will host Chief's Hour where she welcomes special guests, dignitaries, royalty and fairgoers to Choctaw. The Choctaw Indian Princess Pageant will start off the first night of activities at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, July 10. Thursday, July 11, Native American singer/songwriter Jana Mashonee appears on stage at 7 p.m. and country music star Josh Turner at 8:30 p.m. Friday, July 12 enjoy a night of country music with Nashville duo Kari & Billy opening at 7 p.m. and Texas native Pat Green hitting the stage at 8:30 p.m. Saturday, July 13 performing on stage at 7:30 p.m. is Native American trio Plateros and at 8:30 p.m. hot country music star Justin Moore.
Get up early and get your war paint on! The second annual Rez Run will take place Saturday morning at 7 a.m. Rez Run includes a 10K, 5K and a one-mile fun run/walk. Cash prizes will be award to the top male and female finishers in the 10K and 5K races. The starting line is located at the Choctaw Central High School football field. Register at www.racesonline .com.
And Saturday don't miss everyone's favorite uncle, Si Robertson, from A&E's top rated show Duck Dynasty. Uncle Si will be on the fairgrounds for a special "Ask Si" question/answer session for Duck Dynasty Experience ticket holders.
Don't miss pre-fair activities Tuesday, July 9, featuring gospel acts at the amphitheater, family night at the carnival and, of course, World Series of Stickball at 10:15 p.m.
The Choctaw Indian Fair offer fairgoers four days of fun. Everything from the carnival to Choctaw arts and crafts, traditional dancing, native food and the non-stop action of World Championship Stickball will be on display.
For more fair information please visit www.choctawindianfair.com, our Facebook page (choctawindianfair) or call the fair line at 601-650-7450.