The Iowa State Fairgrounds offers affordable, climate-controlled options to accommodate year-round sporting events, tournaments and practices. Our spacious indoor venue options can accommodate a variety of athletic events including volleyball and wrestling tournaments, gymnastics meets, go-kart racing and more.
The Fairgrounds offers several climate-controlled venues with available seating for up to 3,400 attendees, complete with ample space for free bus and car parking throughout the grounds and on-site catering and concessions options. The state-of-the-art Richard O. Jacobson Exhibition Center boasts 32,000 square feet of removable turf perfect for indoor field events, and our competitively priced admissions infrastructure makes it easy to host a ticketed event.
Check out our Facility Finder to select the best fit for your event, and be sure to reach out to our Interim Events Department to set up a time to tour your favorite venue options, discuss logistics and work through event details. You can also reach us by phone at 515/262-3111, ext. 221.