Fairgrounds and 4-H Event Center
The Crown Jewel of Ouray County! Situated against a spectacular mountain backdrop, the Ouray County Fairgrounds and 4H Event Center offers multiple venues for your special event, whether indoor or out, formal or casual, large or small, recreation or business, and all things in between. We can provide you with the perfect place for your event.
Our regulation size equestrian/rodeo arena is offered for a wide variety of outdoor uses and the historic race track is available for your horse racing enjoyment. Come...sit and enjoy watching our local roping club as they practice their technique during the summer months or perhaps take in a concert on occasion and don't forget our BIG Labor Day Rodeo celebration where there is fun for the whole family. Be sure to check our calendar of events page so that you do not miss anything!
We have overnight equestrian boarding available on a first come first served basis. Reservations are not required but are helpful to ensure your specific needs are adequately met. Fair time is over Labor Day weekend and out barn is bustling with the pride of every youngster in the County who brings their animals to show and sell. It is an experience of a lifetime to attend a real old-fashioned County Fair.
The Event Center offers 5,200 sq. feet of indoor event space and an outdoor patio allowing you and your guests the opportunity to enjoy the scenic splendor of the San Juan Mountains while attending a perfectly planned function.Ouray County's new state of the art facility with full-service caterers that will prepare award winning menus delivered with five star flair. Whether you are looking for an intimate soiree or a formal affair of up to 300 guests, their on-staff event planner will help customize your event.
Succulent cuisine, graciously appointed function space in a fabulous setting, the Ouray County Event Center will serve as the ideal canvas on which you can paint the event of your dreams.