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One of the South's "Top Ten Events" since 1979!

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September 3, 2022
9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Award winning Festival!

The Prairie Arts Festival is held each year on the Saturday before Labor Day in historic downtown West Point, Mississippi. With more than 200 vendors including fine arts, handmade crafts, down-home southern cooking, and Kidtown, as well as live music around every street corner and a 5K race, there is something for the whole family to enjoy. The Prairie Arts Festival is a long time tradition for the community of West Point and visitors alike on Labor Day weekend.

With more than 200 vendors, this festival has been a growing tradition since 1979!

Applications will be available starting April 1st.

Artists & Craftsmen

Prairie Arts Festival is noted for uniting the the south’s best fine artists and handmade crafters.

Stages With Live Music

West Point, MS has a very rich musical heritage. Enjoy live music around every street corner at multiple stage locations.

Local Food & Vendors

Take advantage of some down-home southern cooking at one of the many food vendors from around the south.

Want the official 2021 t-shirt?

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Here’s what people are saying about Prairie Arts Festival

…One of the Top 10 Events in the South!

Southeast Tourism Society

Tourism Society

As vendors set up, people can’t resist sneaking a peek at what is coming together.

Sarah Ulmer

News Writer: NewsMS

There is something for everyone…including visiting local stores, antique shops and eateries.

Jan Swoope

Lifestyles Editor: The Commercial Dispatch

Thank You to our Sponsors of the Prairie Arts Festival