- Sporting Leagues
- 5K Run/Walks
- Bike Tours
When your sporting event needs a mid-Missouri home, the Missouri State Fairgrounds in Sedalia is ready. Our event planning staff can recommend appropriate facilities from the dozens available across our 400 acre fairgrounds.
From indoor football or rodeos at the Mathewson Exhibition Center to 5K Run/Walk fundraisers that take full advantage of the paved roads, beautiful scenery and sheer size of the fairgrounds, we can bring it all together to provide a top-notch event that both participants and organizers will appreciate.
- NFPB – National Federation of Professional Bullriders
- PRCA Rodeo
- Missouri State High School Wrestling Competition
- Newsboys “We Believe” Tour Concert
- Monster Truck Show
- Motocross Racing
- Impact World Tour International Youth Rally
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 how we can enhance the success of your event.