Indoor Arena

The Arena

The Livestock Arena at the Hopkins County Civic Center is the perfect place to hold your next large event. We provide everything you need to set up a rodeo, cattle and horse show, livestock sale, and so much more. From tie-stalls to bucking chutes, and from portable pens to announcer booths, we have the equipment to make your event a success.


Make your guests, livestock, and yourself comfortable in here. This 27-foot tall indoor arena is climate controlled with heating and ventilation, so you can use it in any weather. The interior, dirt area, of our arena measures 195′ x 91′.¬† We also provide shower accommodations for our valued exhibitors. Seat up to 3,500 attendees in the arena’s large bleacher-style benches. You and your guests¬†will also have access to sparkling restrooms and a concessions.

Arena Details:

  • Climate Controlled
  • Show Secretary Office
  • Two Concession Stands
  • Two Large Fans
  • State-of-the-art Sound System
  • Bleacher seating for 3,500
  • Six Priefert Bucking Chutes
  • Announcer Stand
  • 4 Separate Restroom Facilities
  • Separate Men’s & Women’s Changing Area
  • Stock Pens & Covered Horse stalls adjacent
  • Floor Carpeting Available
  • Additional Seating for 1,500 chairs on the floor

If you have any questions about the arena, please feel free to contact us. We look forward to making your event a huge success.


[img src=]3300View from pressbox
[img src=]3400View from pressbox
[img src=]2920View from pressbox
[img src=]2850New Priefert panels and bucking chutes
[img src=]2810View from the back of the arena
[img src=]2780Front of arena
[img src=]2430Roll up door leading to horse stalls
[img src=]2490Most seats in the arena have wooden backs for our guests' comfort
[img src=]21502 Large fans inside
[img src=]2160Large working area behind chutes
[img src=]20602 20' panels allow your event to hang your own signage and sponsor banners
[img src=]2030View from seating area
[img src=]2040View from seating area
[img src=]2030Arena is adjacent to our exhibit hall, office, restrooms and auditorium
[img src=]1870Entrance into concession stand
[img src=]1910Large bleachers can be pulled back to allow room for dining, dancing and other activities
[img src=]1770Large roll up door under the pressbox leads to stock pens
[img src=]1730ATM inside concession stand
[img src=]1760Concession stand
[img src=]1830Concession stand
[img src=]1720Lane Frost Memorial inside concession stand
[img src=]1590Memories from entertainers that have performed at the Civic Center including Reba McEntire and George Strait
[img src=]1570Circus Set Up
[img src=]1410Circus Set Up
[img src=]1450Circus Set Up
[img src=]1450Circus Set Up
[img src=]1430Circus Set Up
[img src=]1470Livestock Sale- 60 pens, 40 tie-stalls, 2 judging areas, 1 photo area
[img src=]1670Livestock Sale- 60 pens, 40 tie-stalls, 2 judging areas, 1 photo area

Interested in booking your event here? Just need more information? Either way, just fill out this form and our Director of Event Services will follow up with you!