Welcome to the 2023 Mississippi

Makers’ Challenge

Nomination Round

February 13 – 24

Products nominated are voted on during this time. The top 16 vote-getters will move on to the bracketed rounds.

Bracketed Contests

February 27 – March 17

Round of 16: February 27 – March 3
Round of 8: March 6 – 10
Round of 4: March 13 – 17

Winner Announced

Thursday, March 23

The victorious product will be announced at the Mississippi State Capitol in Jackson on March 23.