Arapahoe County Fairgrounds and Event Center

The Arapahoe County Fairgrounds Event Center has a variety of meeting rooms available. In total we have 4,290 square feet of meeting and conference space; perfect for a conference, class or group gathering.

We have a variety of rental equipment available including tables, chairs, staging, AV and more! You are welcome to work with one of our preferred vendors for all of your catering and decorating needs.

Our hours of operation and set up time are flexible. Rates are affordable and competitive. Book with us today!

The Arapahoe County Fairgrounds Event Center is known for its expansive event venue options for everything from Trade Shows and Receptions to Sporting events, Conferences, Festivals, Animal shows and more.

Large Rental Spaces

Our  facility boasts 48,500 square feet of indoor exhibition/event space. We also have 4,290 square feet of meeting and conference space.

Outdoor Venues

Outside, our beautiful campus features sweeping mountain views from the 36,000 square foot Covered Arena, the 45,000square foot Rodeo Arena, turf and native grass areas and our newly developed 110 acre park.


Capacity24,870 sq. ft./1800 ppl
Meeting Spaces7
Largest Theatre24,870 sq. ft./1800 ppl
Largest Classroom24,870 sq. ft./1800 ppl
Largest Banquet1600 ppl
Largest Reception1600 ppl
Outdoor VenuesYes
Boardroom VenuesYes
Guest RoomsNo
SuitesNo
ResidencesNo
RestaurantsMany in the area
Bars/LoungesMany in the area
Room ServiceNo
In-House CateringNo

We partner with surrounding hotels and accommodation’s to provide your event with a safe and comfortable stay!

Fairfield Inn and Suites
Extended-stay lodging with an indoor pool and sundeck, free WiFi breakfast and parking. The Fairfield Inn and Suites is located in Southlands Mall at 24192 E. Prospect Ave., Aurora, 303-928-7500

Hampton Inn and Suites Parker
Located South of the Fairgrounds, Hampton Inn provides modern lodging with an indoor pool, Fitness center and business center, plus free hot breakfast. 303-248-2147, 19010 East Cottonwood Drive, Parker.

Double Tree
Located West of the Fairgrounds, DoubleTree by Hilton hotel offers stylish guest rooms and comforting amenities. 303-337-2800, 13696 E. Iliff Pl., Aurora.

Radisson
Located West of the Fairground, Radisson offers on-site Enterprise Rent-a-Car service and a convenient airport shuttle. Work out with Life Fitness equipment in our fitness center, or relax in our seasonal pool and whirlpool tub. 720-857-9000, 3155 S. Vaughn Way, Aurora.

Are you dreaming up your perfect Colorado wedding? With our magnificent landscapes and both indoor and outdoor venues, we are the perfect location for your wedding. We offer comfortable seating for up to 1,000+ guests, ample free parking, easy access for people with disabilities and mini conference rooms for bridal and groom suites. There also is a fully equipped kitchen to host all of your catering needs.

We have a variety of rental equipment available including tables, chairs, staging and more! You are welcome to work with one of our preferred vendors for all of your decorating needs.

Our hours of operation and set up time are flexible. Rates are affordable and competitive. Book with us today!