The perfect location for your event

Facilities & Rentals

We know you have choices when it comes to locations for your trade show, festival, corporate meeting, party or event. And, your list of must-haves is long and varied. Here’s why the Hamilton County Fairgrounds & Event Center is at the top of your list:

  • Central location in the heart of Hamilton County
  • Open, expansive exhibit halls
  • Meeting and multipurpose spaces
  • Beautiful outdoor views
  • Expansive parking options

 

Our Facilities

Farr Exhibit Hall

Capacity: 600 people
Dimensions: 80′ x 20′

The Farr Building was erected in 2000 in cooperation with the Farr Family from Aurora, Nebraska. This building is utilized year round for many community events, such as weddings, fundraisers, music concerts and so much more.

The Farr building is a large heated auditorium with a stage, full kitchen, concession stands and restrooms.

4-H Building

Capacity: 225 people
Dimensions: 50′ x 100′

The 4H Building was erected in 1968 in cooperation with the Nebraska 4H clubs and generous donations from the residents and businesses of Hamilton County. This building is utilized year round for many community events, such as weddings, luncheons, community meetings and so much more. The building also houses the Hamilton County UNL Extension office. The 4H building has a full kitchen, restrooms and will seat a capacity of 225 people.

Llama Barn

The Llama Barn is utilized during the Hamilton County Fair, and for different stock shows that happen during the year. The barn features 20 – 6′ x 6′ stalls.

Beef Barn

The Beef Barn and Office Complex was erected in 2016 in cooperation with area businesses and generous community member support. This building is utilized during the Hamilton County Fair, and for different stock shows that happen during the year. The barn features 60 – 6′ x 6′ stalls, a sound system and wash rack.

Pachta Show Arena

The Pachta Show Arena was erected in 2010 to replace our old wooden show arena. This building is utilized during the Hamilton County Fair, and for different stock shows that happen during the year. The arena is equipped with a sound and video system. The building is in honor of long time 4H showman Nicholas Pachta.