Taylor County Expo Center

1700 Hwy. 36
Abilene, TX

The Taylor County Expo Center is one of the most outstanding equestrian centers in the Southwest. It also hosts concerts, livestock and farm shows and conventions. For Texas brand of excitement, don't miss the Western Heritage Classic Ranch Rodeo each May or the West Texas Fair & Rodeo each September. $55 million expansion to be completed in 2021. 

Meetings and Events, Reunions
Day Use
Detailed Capacity


Coliseum: 30,000 square feet of exhibit area, or 107’x 245’ arena plus 4,000 square feet of exhibit area. This facility is equipped with 5,000 permanent seats and an underground tunnel used by cutting horse shows.
Taylor Telecom Arena:

140’x350’ facility with 125’x270’ air-conditioned arena with 5,603 permanent seats and equipped with announcer stand, concession stands, grand auditorium speakers, a flexible meeting room, and 51, 10’x10’ vendor spaces.

Guitar Arena:

Considered the first open-sided arena in the southwest. 120’x300’ arena, 181 horse stalls, rough stock pens, and flexible bleacher seating to accommodate various crowd sizes.

First Financial Pavilion:

200-yard x 100-yard barn which houses 800 stalls and a 250’ x 100’ arena, along with an office, concession stand, meeting room and vet room. This huge arena has the option to separate into three arenas.

Covered Horse Stalls:

1,200 with 5 wash racks spread across the First Financial Pavilion, Guitar Arena, and Pole Barn. The five wash racks are in First Financial Pavilion (4) and Guitar Arena (1).

Entertainment Pavilion:

Entertainment stage and covered pavilion can comfortable seat 1,000 guests. The 40 ft. wide stage features backstage dressing rooms and easy access for any type of entertainment set up.

Big Country Hall:

8,000 sq. ft. of space and can host a maximum of 500 guests. Three entrances and a 25’ roll-top door provide easy access.

Display Building:

18,000 sq. ft. capable of handling 85 10'x10' exhibitor booths or 900 seated dinner guests.

Modern Living Mall:

15,000 sq. ft. of exhibit space with 66 built-in glass display cabinets, precisely designed for arts and craft shows and collectible exhibits. This facility also has a small kitchen and office, with two main entrances.

Round Building:

Known for its large, circular, open area and massive dome skylight, this 18,000 sq. ft. of versatile convention space, has the capacity to handle 950 guests or 600 guests if using a dance floor.

RV Hookups:

500 RV hookups, 93 50-amp RV spaces ( 23 full hookups, 70 water & electricity) and 407 30 amp RV spaces (45 full hookups, 362 water & electricity).


Customizable Directions