Top Five Reasons to Live in Carthage, MS
- Fun local events! Carthage has a number of fun-filled community events to keep residents busy. Square Affair is a one-day event that includes one-mile fun runs, 5K runs, 5K walks, live entertainment, a pet parade, tractor show and fishing rodeo. This free event takes place each May in McMillan Park. The Oktoberfest Arts and Crafts Show is held at the Carthage Coliseum each October. The one-day event features the works of local artists, which are up for sale.