Wednesday, August 14, 2019, and Thursday, August 15, 2019, Governor Mike Parson will visit the Missouri State Fair in Sedalia.
Wednesday evening, Governor Parson will attend the Governor’s Dinner and Wine Reception. Following the reception, the Governor will participate in a Military Flag Retreat Ceremony.
Thursday morning, Governor Parson will speak at the Governor’s Ham Breakfast. After the Ham Breakfast, the Governor will make several stops throughout the day, including a press conference on flooding and disaster recovery at the Missouri Farm Bureau building.
Governor Parson will also visit with leaders from the Missouri FFA Association and Missouri 4-H on Thursday to discuss how the Show-Me State is helping develop the next generation of Missouri agriculture.
Wednesday, August 14, 2019
Governor Parson to attend Governor’s Dinner and Wine Reception at the Missouri State Fair
When: 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Where: Missouri State Fairgrounds - Director’s Tent
2503 W 16th St, Sedalia, MO 65301
Governor Parson to participate in Military Flag Retreat Ceremony at the Missouri State Fair
When: 7:15 - 7:30 p.m.
Where: Missouri State Fairgrounds - Centennial Gate
Thursday, August 15, 2019
Governor Parson to make several stops at the Missouri State Fair
When: 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Where: Missouri State Fairgrounds
*A map of the fairgrounds, directions, and parking information can be found here.
Governor’s Ham Breakfast
When: 7:30 - 9:40 a.m.
Where: Director’s Tent
Details: Governor Parson will speak at the Ham Breakfast and take photos with the
Grand Champions of State Fair contests.
*Media avail with Department of Agriculture Director Chris Chinn will take place from
9:30 - 9:40 a.m. in the press tent.
Missouri State Highway Patrol Building
When: 9:45 - 10:05 a.m.
Where: Main Gate
Missouri Farmers Care Drive to Feed Kids
When: 10:15 - 10:30 a.m.
Where: Agriculture Building
Details: Governor Parson and the First Lady will pack buddy packs for Drive to Feed Kids
*The press conference from 10:30 - 10:40 a.m. has been cancelled.
Association of Missouri Electric Cooperatives
When: 10:45 - 10:55 a.m.
Where: MEC Building
State Fair Fire Department
When: 11:05 - 11:15 a.m.
Where: Fire House
Missouri Farm Bureau Press Conference on Flooding and Disaster Recovery
When: 11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Where: Farm Bureau Building
Details: Governor Parson will speak to the Missouri Farm Bureau in a press conference regarding
flooding and disaster recovery
Lunch at the Beef House
When: 12:10 - 12:45 p.m.
Where: Beef House
Missouri FFA Building Visit
When: 1:00 - 1:20 p.m.
Where: FFA Building
Youth in Agriculture Panel
When: 1:45 - 2:30 p.m.
Where: Swine Barn
Details: Governor Parson and the First Lady will participate in a Youth in Agriculture panel
discussion with FFA and 4-H students
Pork Place Visit
When: 2:45 - 3:00 p.m.
Where: Pork Place
Draft Horse Barns Visit
When: 3:05 - 3:25 p.m.
Where: Horse Barns
Gerken Dairy Center Visit
When: 3:30 - 3:50 p.m.
Where: Gerken Dairy Center