Nechako Valley Exhibition — August 19th - 21st, 2022

Facilities and Uses

The Nechako Valley Exhibition Grounds is available for community and individual use for a variety of functions!

Feel free to rent one area, or a combination of several (the indoor and outdoor riding arenas for a multi-disciplinary clinic for example, or the mezzanine and kitchen for a banquet) 

During the months of November-April all outbuildings are utilized for RV storage.

We recommend that you contact us a minimum of 1 month in advance to ensure that the facilities you require are available.

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   Description Dimensions (ft) Typical Uses-Other Information
Arena 70x200 Horse shows, ropping, penning, rodeos, dog agility, clinics. Indoor, heat, lights, water, stalls various sizes.
Arena Mezzanine 25x100 Dances, banquets, meetings. Upstairs overlooking arena, bar, 3x5m (10'x17') stage.
Arena Kitchen 13x20x9 Concession, banquet. Pass thru counter.
4H Building 60x100 Wash rack adjacent building.
  Small Animal Barn 72x36x14 Storage, displays. Both doors 11'x12'.
Exhibit Building 97x40x9 Displays, storage, dances.
  Entrance Building 12x8 Gate entry. Log construction, brand new. Two 'drive-thru' windows.
Stage & Covered Shelter 24x20x8

Covered area: 50x40x12

Concerts, plays, performances, outdoor covered events.
Commercial Building Commercial Building 50'x100' Used for commercial exhibits at the Fall Fair
Plateau Building 12x84 Farmer's market, covered displays. Open along one side.
Concession 26x10x9 Concession. Stove and sink.
Light Horse Office Building 12x15x9 Temporary office. Located near the Horse Barns.
Outdoor Washrooms Washroom/
Shower Building
22x15 Shower stalls.



   Description Dimensions (ft) Typical Uses-Other Information
Heavy Horse Barn 61x134x15 Horse barn. Stalls 9'x12'.
Beef Barn 100x80x15 Cattle barn. Water tower and tiebars adjacent building.
  Small Animal Barn 72x36 Small animal display
Horse Barn 1 Horse Barn #1 120x20 Horse stalls.
Horse Barn #2 120x20 Horse stalls.


Riding Rings

   Description Dimensions (ft) Typical Uses-Other Information
Indoor Riding Arena 70x200

Horse shows, roping, penning, rodeos, dog agility, clinics. Indoor, heat, lights, water, stalls.

Beef Ring 80x110

Cattle shows. Wood fence, three 2.5m (8') gates.

Draft Horse Ring 160x220 Draft horse shows. Rail fence.
Outdoor Riding Ring 110x195 Horse shows, jumping, barrel racing, Gymkhanas. Rail fence.


Other Facilities

   Description Dimensions (ft) Typical Uses-Other Information
Back and Side Fields approx.
6 acres
Horse pasture, camping, temporary parking. 
Parking Area 2 acres Parking. 250 car capacity.
Large Outdoor Livestock Pen 50x50 Area for cattle or horses. Lean-to shelter, water source, cattle chutes.
Playground 32x48  
Integris Water Tower - Water storage. For use at Beef Barn.



Nechako Valley Exhibition — August 19th - 21st, 2022

Phone: 250-567-3011

Nechako Valley Exhibition Grounds
PO Box 863
4051 Northside Road
Vanderhoof, BC, V0J 3A0