Governor’s Ham Breakfast

Photo of Governor's Ham BreakfastGOVERNOR’S HAM BREAKFAST

64th Annual Governor’s Ham Breakfast
8 a.m., Thursday, Aug 18, 2016
Director’s Tent

The Governor’s Ham Breakfast is a traditional gathering of Missouri elected officials, leaders in agriculture and supporters of the Missouri State Fair.

MSF-foundation-logoProceeds from the auction of the Grand and Reserve Grand Champion Hams, Grand Champion Bacon and Limited Edition Belt Buckle are used by the Missouri State Fair Foundation to pay premiums to winning exhibitors and to provide scholarships for youth in agriculture.

It is recommended that attendees purchase tickets in advance due to the popularity of the event and limited seating. Tickets can be purchased in advance at the Missouri State Fair Box Office or through Ticketmaster. Tickets may be available for purchase at the Director’s Tent the morning of the breakfast, pending availability.


Mail or Fax the Ticket Order Form
Click here to download Ticket Order Form.

MSF Box Office
2503 W 16th St. Sedalia, MO 65301
FAX: 660-530-5649

      1. Mailed and faxed orders will be processed, starting June 27, in the order they are received. Mailed and faxed orders received after July 29 will not be mailed and can be picked up at the Box Office Will Call Window, during hours of operation. Please mail and/or fax your order only ONCE or you will be charged for each order received. Please allow approximately 2 weeks for processing and delivery. All checks, money orders and cashiers checks should be made to the Missouri State Fair.
      2. Order Online –
      3. Order by Phone – Call Ticketmaster at 800-796-6776 or 800-745-3000
      4. Stop by the Box Office–
        Hours: June 27 – Aug 5, 12 pm – 6 pm (M-F)
        Closed July 4 in observance of Fourth of July Holiday
        Aug 8-10, 9 am – 6 pm
        Aug 11-21, 9 am – 9 pm
All tickets purchased through Ticketmaster through the Presale will be WILL-CALL WINDOW only. These ticket will NOT be mailed. Click here to view the complete Presale Concert Ticket Will-Call Window Policy.