June 4, 2022

All Day

Craft Vendors

Set up on Friday or early on Saturday.  $35 for 10 x 10 Booth. Call number(s) on application to check on availability or for more info. Kathy Hill 601.303.0821


Baby Contest (birth-48 months)

Applications must be received by noon on June 3,2022 at the Walthall Extension Office. $4 entry fee. 601.876.4021

All Day


Antique Tractor Show

Come out and enjoy a close-up look at some of the coolest tractors imaginable. It’s free.

9am – 1pm (Registration)

Cow Bag Nationals

Register the day of the show – $20 ~ awards at 3pm

9am ’til

Tethered Hot Air Balloon Rides

TWO Hot Air Balloons for 2022  

9am – 1pm

Vintage Bicycle Show

Register the day of the show between 9 am – noon – NO CHARGE. Awards at 1 pm.  See registration form for additional info. 


Dairy Festival Queen Pageant

Ages 4-16. Center Stage. Register in advance at Trustmark Bank. 601.876.3403  


Musicians On Stage

  • 9:15    Mariam Massengale
  • 11:00   Quebert Smith
  • 1:45    Lou Ellen Stout
  • 4:00    Mariam Massengale ~ Mae Woodard
  • 6:00    Quebert Smith
  • 7:00    Hogwood Band 



  • 8:05 BABY CONTEST-entries before Friday at Walthall County Extension 
  • 9:00 FLOWER SHOW/Plant Pavilion by 9am 601.876.2401 
  • 10:00 DAIRY FESTIVAL QUEEN PAGEANT – Register in advance at Trustmark
  • 10:30 BAKE-OFF-Walthall General Tent (Jennifer Cheeks) 601.288.3219
  • 11:30 ICE CREAM EATING CONTEST-Side Stage (Justin Stoll) 601.876.2656
  • 11:45 BUTTER CHURNING CONTEST-Stage (Shannon Fortinberry) 601.876.3553
  • 12:30 SACK RACE-Front Stage (Scott Dyar, Master of Ceremonies) 
  • 1:30  MOOING CONTEST-Stage (Pike National, Brenda Tullos) 601.876.5999
  • 1:45  WATERMELLON EATING CONTEST-Near Info Booth (Amber Young) 601.757.0844
  • 2:45  BUBBLE GUM BLOWING CONTEST-Stage Area (Tylertown Rotary Club)
  • 3:00  TURTLE RACES-Stage Area – Registration 2pm (Tylertown Rotary Club)

2pm (registration)

international turtle races

Register turtles at 2 pm and race starts at 3pm. The Turtle Doctor will be on hand to examine all turtles. Please do not paint or glue glitter on the turtles and return them near the location where they were found after the race. First 75 children to register get a free t-shirt.  


Political booths

Register in advance. Space is limited.  

Contact Shannon Fortinberry to enter Butter Churning Contest. 601.876.3553

9:00 pm


The grand finale, to celebrate another Dairy Festival, a fireworks display sponsored by Citizens Bank lights up the sky for miles and miles.