30th Annual Performing Arts Festival for Children  
  Featuring three stages full of interactive, multi-cultural and educational excitement  

At the Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry Museum

Lakeland Drive

Jackson,  Mississippi

Thursday and Friday

April 7 and 8, 2016

Programs from 9 AM to 12 PM

  Our annual Festival celebrates its 30th anniversary.  
  Three stages introducing children to a great variety of art forms.  
  Storytellers Doris Jones, Ben Woods and Music teller Buddy Fish on stage ONE.  
  Laugh at Inky the Clown on stage TWO and make puppets in PUPPET FACTORY  

      Stage THREE brings you dancer Chiquila Pearson

  demonstrating dances from West Africa  
  Storyteller Terrence Roberts  
  and PUPPET ARTS THEATRE with puppeteers who perform  
  CARNIVAL OF THE ANIMALS, a hilarious romp through animal and clown acts!  
   A multi-cultural experience on each stage.  
  Festival Schedule  
  Children Group Admission: $7; Single Tickets: $8.00  
  One adult admitted free with each group of ten children.  
  You can sign up by calling (601) 977 9840 or by using the link here.  
  To avoid the wait at the box office, pre-pay your tickets  
  or mail your purchase order by April 1, 2016 to  
  Mississippi Puppetry Guild, P. O. Box 12123  
  Jackson, MS  39236  
  Call 601 977 9840 for more information  

Thank you for your commitment to children. If we can make your field trip easier, please let us know.


Register for TICKETS or write for more information here


We are very thankful to our sponsors, who made it possible for us to keep the cost of the tickets at an affordable level. Events of the Mississippi Puppetry Guild are made possible in part by grants from the Mississippi Arts Commission, the Greater Jackson Arts Council and the National Endowment for the Arts.