Governor’s Ham Breakfast


66th Annual Governor’s Ham Breakfast
8 a.m., Thursday, Aug 16, 2018
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.

Proceeds 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.


Tickets to the Governor’s Ham Breakfast are $25 each and include Fair admission for Aug. 16.

Tickets may be purchased at Ticketmaster online or by phone – 800-796-6776/800-745-3000 or by sending in a ticket order form.

Tickets may be purchased at the Breakfast (cash or check only), however tickets are limited, and purchasing in advance is recommended.