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From the breathtaking view from atop the ferris wheel. That first sweet bite of funnel cake. One lucky duck you won a giant teddy bear. 

From corn dogs and blue ribbons to rides and prize-winning pigs, there are hundreds of ways to be part of the fair – and thousands of memories made every year.

The Benton County Fair is best know for bringing 5 days of exhibits, competitions, food, midway rides and entertainment to Northwest Arkansas each August.

The organization, though, operates year-round. With a 24,000 Square Foot Exhibit Hall with trade show style booths (120 – 8×10 booths), a 10,000 Square Foot Auditorium with a stage, dressing rooms, and ability for Banquet Seating for 400 people with A/C and Heat for comfort, and a 120 foot by 240 foot covered Arena and has bleacher seating for 1,300 people and additional portable bleachers for 400 people with concession stand rental available. The Benton County Fairgrounds and Expo Center is a popular venue for major events such as craft shows, car shows, home and garden shows, boat shows, civic functions and charitable fundraisers.

Go to our Expo Center page to learn more about facility rentals.