• Where is the Custer County Fairgrounds located?
  • Are there camping/electrical hookups available?
    • Yes, there are over 50 electrical hookups/camping sites available at the fairgrounds. Most of the electrical hookups are 20 amp, but there are some 50 amp hookups available. The cost is $20/day for camping with electrical hookup.
  • Is there space to stall a horse at your facility?
    • Yes, we have 228 10’x10′ stalls available for rent by the day. The cost to rent a stall is $20/day unless you are attending a scheduled event at our facility, the the cost is at the discretion of the event coordinator. NOTE: Be sure to check out event calendar since there are many weekends through the summer and fall that the facility is being rented for events. (Events stalling requirements take precedence.)
  • Is bedding available to be purchased for stalling a horse?
    • Yes, wood shavings can be purchase at the fairgrounds. The cost of shavings are $8/bag. All stalls MUST use shavings!
  • Who do I contact to schedule an event at the Custer County Fairgrounds?
    • Contact Michelle Nelson, Custer County Events Manager, at 308-870-2493.
  • What kind of events can the Custer County Fairgrounds host?
    • The equine facility can host about any kind of equine event.
    • Large show arena (150′ x 450′) that can be set up to accommodate any of your needs.
    • Large stall barn (100′ x 450′) has 140 wooden, tall sided stalls.
    • Open air stall barn has 88 metal, tall sided stalls.
    • Shooting sports facility, designed by expert shooting sport enthusiasts in the area. Can accommodate large BB gun competitions or a small bore shoot.
    • Building 18 has heat and A/C, and is a nice facility for archery competitions, family reunions, or other large get togethers.
    • Call us to discuss other events you’d like to hold at Custer County Fairgrounds
  • Are there any hotel rooms close to the fairgrounds?
  • Do you have recommendations for eating establishments in the area?
    • We recommend eating at once of our sponsor restaurants.
    • Bonfire Grill & Pub
    • Pizza Hut
    • Runza
    • Tumbleweed CafĂ©
    • There are other fine local eating establishments, but we encourage you to please support those that support us and your event.
  • What veterinary clinics are available in the area?
    • Broken Bow Animal Hospital – 308-872-5281
    • Central Nebraska Veterinary Services – 308-872-6864
    • Grassland Veterinary Clinic – 308-872-6447
    • Vet Care and Consultation – 308-872-2883
  • Where is your nearest medical facility?
    • Jennie M. Melham Memorial Medical Center is located just up Memorial Drive from the fairgrounds