Governor Phil Bryant Announces “Imagine Mississippi” 2016 Inaugural Events

(Jackson, Miss.)—On Tuesday, January 12, 2016, Governor Phil Bryant will be sworn-in for a second term continuing his service as Mississippi 64th Governor.

The inaugural theme of “Imagine Mississippi” will highlight the positive change that will continue in the future under Governor Bryant’s leadership.

Inaugural events on Tuesday, January 12, 2016, include the swearing-in ceremony at the State Capitol building beginning at 11:00 a.m., the inaugural parade in downtown Jackson beginning at 1:30 p.m., and the inaugural ball at the Jackson Convention Complex beginning at 7:30 p.m.

A website has been launched to provide additional details about upcoming inaugural events. The website,, includes initial information such as locations for the parade and swearing-in ceremony, ticketing information for the inaugural ball and accommodation options for out-of-town guests. Tickets for the inaugural ball are $50 per person and can be purchased at the Mississippi Coliseum Box Office, online at or by calling 1-800-745-3000.

The website will be updated frequently with further specifics as they become available.