The Fairgrounds comprise more than 50 acres and is the home of the Josephine County Fair. We have an RV park with a camp host and 30 full hookups and 10-13 water and electric only hookups. Our Boarding Stalls rent on a monthly basis or overnight travelers. We have an indoor and outdoor arena. The fairgrounds is home for five high school equestrian teams, posse and training lessons. We have three dance clubs, Friends of the Fair Bingo, Winter Season Headquarters for the Growers Market, car swap meets, home and garden shows and much more.
We are the largest event center in Josephine County and we rent facilities that host many community events. Our buildings hold anywhere from 10 to 1,000 people and our arena and grandstand area holds up to 2,500 people. Private and public events such as Grants Pass Downs Horse Racing, BMX bicycle events, Rotary’s First Crush, RASCAL (a senior computer class), Veterans of Josephine and Jackson County Stand-Up, RV and new car sales/shows, auctions and swap meets, circuses, horse shows, rodeo, motor sports, musical acts, 4-H events, wedding receptions, family reunions, other parties and services and many other types of events are here each year. We also have concerts, truck and tractor pulls and motorcycle events at the Grandstands area.
The Josephine County Fairgrounds is governed by the Fair Board which has a chairman, vice chairman, five board members and a grant writer for capital improvement.CalendarGP GROWERS WINTER MARKETSaturday, December 15, 2018
Grants Pass Growers Winter Market
Saturdays: Commercial Bldg.
Dates for 2018/19
November 3rd, 10th, 17th & 24th
December 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd
January 5th, 12th, 19th & 26th
February 2nd, 9th, 16th, & 23th
March 2nd & 9th
9 am - 1 pm / FREE ADMISSION
... Read more... BINGOSunday, December 16, 2018
Friends of the Josephine County Fairgrounds has
in the Arts & Crafts Building at the Josephine County Fairgrounds.
Doors open at 4:00 pm
Game: 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Doors open at 10:00 am
Game: 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
... Read more... HV HS Equestrian TeamMonday, December 17, 2018
Hidden Valley Equestrian Team.
For more info. contact
Tiffany @ 541-761-7699
Read more... View All Calendar...RFPsFACILITIES MASTER PLANNING SERVICESMonday, December 03, 2018 - 12:00 AM
Josephine County Fair and Event Center is accepting Statements of Qualification (SOQs) from architectural, engineering, or other qualified firms for services to develop a Master Plan for the grounds and facilities at the Josephine County Fair and Event Center (Fairgrounds) located at 1451 Fairground... Read more... View All RFPs...