Equine Shows and Sales
Horse shows and sales have long been a staple of the Missouri State Fairgrounds in Sedalia – and with good reason. Great stables, a beautiful, historic Coliseum, and the adjacent, newly constructed MFA Youth Livestock Arena are just the start of it, creating an environment that is hard to beat.
But the list of available Fairgrounds facilities doesn’t end there. More than a dozen other buildings, all with excellent access, provide the flexibility to meet your equine event’s unique requirements. And, the wide range of lodging options available to you and your show visitors includes award-winning and historic nearby hotels as well as top-notch camping facilities with utilities right here on the Fairgrounds.
Buildings & Facilities
- Agriculture Building
- Cattle Barns
- Commercial Building
- Donnelly Arena
- Dr. Taylor Woods Youth Center
- FFA Building
- Horse Barns
- Lowell Mohler Assembly Hall
- Mathewson Exhibition Center
- Missouri Electric Cooperatives Building (MEC Building)
- MFA Youth Livestock Arena
- MO Ag Theatre
- Poultry & Rabbit Building
- Sheep Pavilion
- Swine Pavilion
- Varied Industries Building
- Womans Building
For pricing information, download the On-Ground Services Pricing Guide.
Sedalia’s reputation as an easy-to-access regional commerce destination allows shows and sales hosted at the Fairgrounds to draw from a wide geography across the state.
With 15 buildings ranging in size from 4,000 to 20,000 square feet of space, the Missouri State Fairgrounds has more than enough room to handle your show or sale. Access to the facilities is excellent, with easy parking and vehicle access. And, a wide range of lodging options are available to you and your visitors, from award-winning and historic hotels to top-notch camping facilities with utilities right here on the Fairgrounds.
We pay attention to detail, coordinating closely with event planners to ensure that everything goes to plan. Every event hosted on the Missouri State Fairgrounds has its own special circumstances and needs, and each typically requires varying levels of customization.
You’re doing things right when your customers keep returning, and with some of the best sale facilities in Missouri, the Missouri State Fairgrounds sees many events return year after year.
Event Rental Forms
To request information about planning an event at the Missouri State Fairgrounds please fill out the appropriate form below.
Contact Us to Learn More
As you search for the best place to hold your next show or sale, we hope you’ll consider the Missouri State Fairgrounds in West-Central Missouri. Outstanding and historic buildings, personal attention, an ideal location, and rental fees that won’t break your budget all combine to make the Missouri State Fairgrounds the perfect host for your next show, whether you’re selling antiques or industrial tools.
Contact Courtney Fry, Events Manager, at 800-422-3247 or
660-530-5604, or Courtney.Fry@mda.mo.gov to see h