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Grant County Fairgrounds
Space: 7200 sq.ft.
Base rental cost: $350
The Trowbridge Pavilion is a 140x80 building, completely enclosed and perfect for large events. Exhibit booths along walls,restrooms, large loading door. The base price does include the use of the first 25 tables and 100 chairs. Additional tables at $2 each and chairs at $1 each.

As with all fairgrounds buildings, heating, electrical and other additional services are added to the base cost of the rental.

Also available to rent:Stage,podium, PA system, drapes and poles system. Kitchen modernized in 2011 including gas oven with grill, commerical freezer-refrigerator-dishwasher-mixer, 300 ct place setting with wine glasses.

Please call for any additional needs and price quotes 541-575-1900
Space: 1287 sq.ft.
Base rental cost: $35
33x39 meeting room with restroom, seating with tables and chairs 60-75 people or chairs only approximately 75-100 people.

This room is also a great place to hold a yard sale. Combine with your friends and make it really full.

Cook range and refrigeration available for additional cost. Please call or email with anything you might need
Space: 684 sq.ft.
Base rental cost: $35
18x38 meeting room with seating with table & chairs for 25-30, or with chairs only 30-45.

Make sure and call or email with any special needs
Space: 26,250 sq.ft.
Base rental cost: $400
Base rate of $400 is for one day without lights
Contact us for special rate on multipul day rentals or for special hourly rates

150x175 clear span indoor arena with panel fence, loose soil floor, lights, 8 overhead doors. Soil can be compacted to hard surface at additional charge as needed. Bleachers are available upon request at additional charge.

Riding passes available at fairgrounds office
Individual daily $4, weekly $10,monthly $25, yearly $200
Family daily $6, weekly $15, monthly $40, yearly $300
Space: x sq.ft.
Base rental cost: $400
Grandstand seating for approximately 750 with restrooms, corrals, announcer stand, chutes and track

Arena light available for $150

Attached Beer Garden available for $50

Grandstand concession area with refrigerator and server counter $75
Space: n/a
Base rental cost: $As Listed Below
Outside corrals are rented for 14 days Maximum. $25 per corral, per horse per day. $25
Space: n/a
Base rental cost: $As Listed Below
Tables : $3.00 each per day for plastic-in door use only/ $2.00 per day for wooden ones-these are for outdoor use

Chairs: outside blue ones $.50 per day, new indoor chairs $2

Tents: Call for details. base rent $20 per day

Bleachers $15.00 per event per day

Stage $50.00 per day (contact us about assorted sizes)
Powder River Panels $7.00 per day

RV Full Hookups $27.00 nightly-includes room tax-we have pull throughs-showers included
Dry camping area in orchard by river $11 nightly-includes room tax-showers not included $15 nightly with electric
Showers $4.00
Space: 3 acres
Base rental cost: $11-15
The Old Scenic West Bikeway, starting in the town of John Day at the Kam Wah Chung State Heritage Site, offers a wide variety of terrain and scenery, from rushing rivers to friendly small towns to fossil beds, plus some attention-getting climbs.

Come to the Grant County Fairgrounds and we have lots of camping spaces available in our new Orchard Camping Area. Set up your tent under the trees next to the river and have a rest. Great showers ($5) and restroom area. The paybooth is located in the RV park and is only $15 nightly or $20 with electric-this includes room tax.

Call the Grant Count Chamber (541-575-0547) for any cycling assistance you need to plan your Old West visit.
Space: n/a
Base rental cost: $200
The Sale Barn was updated in 2013. This space has a great new PA system that also has a projector with it. Mister\s with fan for those hot day events. Has saw dust floors with removeable panels for animals.
Great space for weddings, movie times, class and family reunions and good for animal shows too.
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Looking for registration forms or other fairground documents? See the Media Page for:
  • Event registration forms
  • Vendor applications
  • Facility rental agreements
  • RV space rental forms

Looking for nearby lodging or dining? See the Grant County Chamber of Commerce website for complete information.
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