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The Monterey County Fair & Event Center offers 30,000 square feet of indoor building space, two outdoor concert venues, an on-site RV park and sprawling lawns throughout.

Our entire complex is a twenty-two acre, state owned venue located in the City of Monterey County.

You can download our current Promoter Packet to get further information on requirements for holding a public event on our grounds. For more information please contact our Sales & Event Coordinator at (831) 372.5863 or send us a message here.

Public Events

From annual hosted events like the Cal Roots Festival and the Monterey Jazz Festival to one-off events we have the perfect space for you!

  • 2 Outdoor Stages
  • Manicured Lawns
  • Permanent Food Booths
  • Vendor Arcade “Outdoor Commercial Area”
  • Barns & Auction Ring
  • Carnival Grounds
  • 6 Buildings
  • Ticketing Booths & Windows
Private Event Weddings

Private Events

Our venue is ideal for large or small groups, private parties, corporate events, meetings and conferences.

  • 5 Buildings
  • Outdoor Spaces
  • Flexible On-Site Catering
  • Bar Services
  • Dedicated Parking

RV Park

The Monterey County Fair & Event Center RV Park offers the convenience of RV parking in the heart of Monterey. Our Park is close to restaurants, shops and just blocks away from the beach and Monterey bike path. Plus, we’re only a few minutes drive from downtown Monterey, Cannery Row, Pacific Grove, Carmel and so much more!
Easily accessible off of Highway 1.

•    Full Hook-Ups
•    Showers
•    Coin Laundry
•    Wireless Internet Access
•    Handicap Access
•    Pets & Children Welcome

To reach our camp host between 10:00am and 6:00pm call (831) 717-7167 2004 Fairground Rd., Monterey CA 93940. Enter at Gate 6