Indoor and outdoor spaces for rent in Stephenson County

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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 Stephenson County Fair Association is at the top of your list:

  • Central location in the heart of Northern Illinois 
  • Open, inexpensive exhibit halls
  • Multiple multipurpose spaces
  • Expansive outdoor spaces
  • Convenient on-site camping and area lodging
  • Top-shelf catering available locally
  • Additional rentals available such as tables and chairs to make this a one stop shop

Contact [email protected] or (815)235-2918 to schedule a tour.

Facilities Include

  • Parking (grass or gravel)
  • Grassy areas for outdoor activities
  • Water and electric hook-ups
  • WiFi available on whole grounds
  • Campsites available (approx. 60 sites)
  • Covered Grandstand with outlying bleachers for seating up to 5,600 people
  • Grandstand Track – 75’x500′
  • Under Grandstand enclosed building – 35’x100′
  • C1 Commercial building – 70’x180′
  • C2 Commercial building – 70’x120′ 
  • Livestock Barns and Show Rings
  • Dairy Milk Parlor

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With more than 50 acres of outdoor space and an expansive parking lot, you can transform your event into the next drive-in or drive-thru.

For more information, contact [email protected] or (815)235-2918

57 Acres of outdoor space and camping


If you are interested in booking an event, please contact the Fair Executive Manager at 815-235-2918 or email [email protected] for a price list and availability.

Winter Storage for your motorhomes, 5th wheels, travel trailers, boats, cars, motorcycles and more.

Support of Stephenson County Fair Association provides year-round educational opportunities and helps fund community give-back programs.