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Ag Expo Center Show Arena

The arena floor is a 100' x 200' show ring with footing consisting of a loam/sand mixture, chair seating for 2,075, sound system and vendor space.  The arena is used for events such as rodeos, horse shows, equipment demonstrations, trade shows, etc.  Rental of this facility includes use of the holding area.

Heating and air-conditioning is coordinated between the Expo and WKU Energy Management.  Temperature settings and run-times will be determined by the Expo and will adhere as close as possible to University guidelines for temperature set-points.

The holding area has an 84' by 92' concrete floor and can be used to house livestock, serve as a paddock area, or hold exhibits.  It is adjacent to both the show and sale arenas and includes two heated wash racks and restrooms, with showers and lockers.  The holding area will accommodate a wide variety of configurations for livestock ties, pens and other uses.

KY High School Rodeo

KY High School Rodeo

Antique Tractor Show

Antique Tractor Show


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