Carthage Square Affair This Weekend – Lots to Do!


The Carthage Square Affair is happening this Saturday ON THE SQUARE in Carthage! There will be food vendors, arts & crafts vendors, clothing, and more on the square.

The Baptist Heart of MS 5K is also scheduled for that day in downtown Carthage. (See the course map below) Registration for the Walk/Run is $25 and registration for the Fun Run is $10. Click here to register.

A car show presented by Route 66 Car Club will also be on the square Saturday. It will be located in the parking lot behind The Bakery.

The MSU Leake County Extension Office will also host the Gilbert Barham Memorial Fishing Rodeo on Saturday McMillan Park. The rodeo is free and open to all youths ages 15 and under. Prizes will be given in different age categories. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. at the park on May 21st.  Participants must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, call Vicki Ganann at (601) 267-8036.

Don’t miss out on this day of family fun! Email [email protected] with any questions.