Hattiesburg Gun & Knife Show - April 25-26, 2015

The Hattiesburg Gun & Knife Show will be held on Apr 25th - 26th, 2015 in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. This Hattiesburg gun show is held at Forrest County Multi Purpose Center and hosted by Great Southern Gun & Knife Shows of Mississippi. All federal, state and local firearm ordinances and laws must be obeyed.

Great Southern Gun & Knife Shows are a buy, sell and trade show featuring a huge selection of old and new guns as well as knifes of every type, reloading supplies, gun smiths on hand, appraisers on hand for those wishing to sell their firearms. Ammo of every caliber imaginable as well as clothing, scopes, and every possible accessory for your current weapon.

For more information on this show please click here.


Show Times:
  • Saturday 9:00am – 5:00pm
  • Sunday 10:00am – 5:00pm
  • General: $7.00
  • Children 6-11: $2.00
    Children Under 6: Free

Bring It Dance Competition - May 2, 2015

The Battleground Buck Fest 2015 will be held at the Forrest County Multipurpose Center on May 2, 2015.  Doors open at 12noon and the show starts at 2 p.m.  If you are under 18 years of age, you must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Tickets will be on sale at www.ticketmaster.com


Fire It Up Team Roping - May 9-10, 2015

Fire It Up Productions is bringing another Team Roping to Hattiesburg on May 9-10, 2015.  This event is free to spectators and will be an all day event starting at 9 a.m. each morning.  Come in enjoy some of the best team roping in the South!  This massive team roping is one of the best!  Fire It Up will be giving away 20 Cactus Saddles and 40 buckles along with lots of cash!  For more information on the Team Roping please click the link below:


For stalls and RV reservations and shavings, please call 601-583-7500.  If you are planning on roping at this event please book your stalls and RVs in advance with FCMPC. 
Charmayne James Barrel Racing Clinic - May 14-17, 2015

Charmayne James is in a league of her own when it comes to barrel racing.  She's the all-time leading money earner in the sport - the first-ever million-dollar earner. She's won the most professional barrel racing world championships (11) and was the first Women's Professional Rodeo Association member to earn the coveted #1 back number at the National Finals Rodeo. She holds the record for most consecutive NFR qualifications (19) for men or women, and she's won more individual world championships than any other woman in professional sports. She's also listed in the Guinness Book of World Records.

Charmayne James Clinics are an experience you will remember for a lifetime.  An extraordinary experience from an extraordinary champion.  Success starts at ground level and is achieved only when you are ready to make the commitment on a 360 degree level.  From readying your horse, your tools, your mind set to putting in the dedication and time needed to achieve your success.  You can do it!  Charmayne can give you the tools to get there. For more information on registering to this Barrel Racing Clinic please visit

May Fest Barrel Race - May 23-25, 2015

Down South Productions will return to the JL Cartlidge Forrest County Multi Purpose Center with the 2015 May Fest Barrel Race on May 23-25, 2015.  The barrel race will showcase some of the top riders from the South competing for $10,000 in added money. 

 “We encourage everyone to come out and enjoy a great weekend as there will be a lot of extra activities for participants and the kids,” says Cindy Carrol, of Down South Productions.  The May Fest Barrel Race will also consist of games for the competitors to participate in!

For more information on entering the 2015 May FestBarrel Race, visit Down South Production’s website at www.downsouthpro.com.  Late entries will also be taken the day of the show.  

For a vendor application click here: BARREL RACE VENDOR APPLICATION