The Colorado County Fairgrounds – Ag Complex is a 60-acre tract located at 1146 Crossroads Blvd., in Columbus, Texas 78934.
The parking lot will accommodate approximately 3,500 vehicles, hurricane fencing encloses the grounds. This facility is managed by the Colorado County Fair and may be rented in its entirety and/or in part. Below are descriptions of the amenities and their policies.
Founders Hall: The building (insulated, fully air-conditioned & heated) with concrete floor (80ft x 125 ft) is enclosed and has double glass doors in the front with one large garage type door at the opposite end, two (2) regular doors with windows each end and two other exit doors. There are restrooms with handicap accessible stalls in this building.
Entertainment Pavilion: A covered pavilion consisting of a raised stage (100 ft wide x 50 ft. deep) enclosed on three (3) sides with access doors and ramps, two (2) large roll-up doors and an open area (100 ft. x 100 ft.) with concrete floor. The large fully air-conditioned & heated restroom is adjacent to the building.
The Eddie Orange Livestock Arena: A covered pavilion (160 ft. x 160 ft.) with asphalt flooring. The arena area has portable panels and may be moved. The small restroom is adjacent to this pavilion. We ask that no hay be brought within the confines of this pavilion.
The Tim Strunk Rodeo Arena: The arena includes roping boxes and bucking chutes. The air-conditioned announcer’s stand is on the end adjacent to the Livestock Arena, Concession Pavilion and small restroom. The bleachers accommodate 500+ people. We ask that your leave the arena in the same condition as previous to rental. Such as dragging the arena, etc.
BBQ Cook-off & RV Hook-up area: There is water and electricity (no septic and/or dump station) for 35 campsites under and around the beautifully wooded area on the hill overlooking the Entertainment Pavilion.
Restrooms: The two free standing restroom facilities are fully air-conditioned and heated as well as wheelchair accessible. The larger of the restrooms is located near the Entertainment Pavilion. The other restroom is adjacent to the Livestock and Rodeo Arenas.
Concession Building: The Columbus FFA Alumni are in charge of this building, if you would like to have this facility open for your event please contact Henry or Rhonda Schneider at 979-732-2579.