Welcome to the Montrose County Fairgrounds & Events Center.
We are Your Kind of Place, centralized in beautiful downtown Montrose, Colorado; the gateway to the Black Canyon and the Rocky Mountains. This picturesque setting makes the Fairgrounds and Event Center the ideal location for your next party, event, meeting, rodeo, etc… the possibilities are limitless.

We invite you to check out our unique facility. With two large conference rooms, expansive meeting hall, heated sale barn, covered grand stands, and full size arena; the Fairgrounds & Events Center is fully capable of accommodating a variety of events and activities. Recent events hosted include: Happy New Merry Thanksmass, multiple large scale Quinceaneras, Jacks Auction, and the Gold Wing Riders District Convention.

Our desire is to provide a venue that delivers exceptional and professional service for your Event’s unique needs. We offer flexible hours at affordable rates. In addition to meeting spaces, our secure facility offers a commercial grade kitchen for catering, multiple vending locations, daily stall rentals, and on site camping hook-ups for multi-day events. We also anticipate the grand opening of our new Indoor Arena and Events Center in 2018 – The first of its kind on the Western Slope!

Our facility is located a block north-east of historic downtown Main Street which allows visitors the chance to experience the local charm that Montrose has to offer. We are surrounded by top quality dining, lodging, entertainment, and shopping. Additionally, visitors don’t have to venture too far to check out the year round recreational activities that the Western Slope has to offer.

We would be delighted to answer your questions about booking our facility. Give us a call when planning your next event and we will show you how the Montrose County Fairgrounds and Events Center is truly Your Kind of Place.

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Directions to the Montrose County Fairgrounds from Grand Junction:
  1. Heading south on US 50, turn left (east) at the intersection of US 50 (Townsend) and Main Street heading towards Gunnison
  2. Turn left (north) on Pythian (the first turn past McDonalds)
  3. Turn left (west) on North Second Street
  4. Arrive at Montrose County Fairgrounds – Friend-ship Hall
Directions to the Montrose County Fairgrounds from Gunnison:
  1. Heading west on US 50, turn right on N. Lot Ave (the first street past McDonalds)
  2. Turn right on North Second Street
  3. Arrive at the Montrose County Fairgrounds – Friendship Hall.