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.

Arena

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.

Arena

View from pressbox
View from pressbox
View from pressbox
View from pressbox
View from pressbox
View from pressbox
New Priefert panels and bucking chutes
New Priefert panels and bucking chutes
View from the back of the arena
View from the back of the arena
Front of arena
Front of arena
Roll up door leading to horse stalls
Roll up door leading to horse stalls
Most seats in the arena have wooden backs for our guests' comfort
Most seats in the arena have wooden backs for our guests' comfort
2 Large fans inside
2 Large fans inside
Large working area behind chutes
Large working area behind chutes
2 20' panels allow your event to hang your own signage and sponsor banners
2 20' panels allow your event to hang your own signage and sponsor banners
View from seating area
View from seating area
View from seating area
View from seating area
Arena is adjacent to our exhibit hall, office, restrooms and auditorium
Arena is adjacent to our exhibit hall, office, restrooms and auditorium
Entrance into concession stand
Entrance into concession stand
Large bleachers can be pulled back to allow room for dining, dancing and other activities
Large bleachers can be pulled back to allow room for dining, dancing and other activities
Large roll up door under the pressbox leads to stock pens
Large roll up door under the pressbox leads to stock pens
ATM inside concession stand
ATM inside concession stand
Concession stand
Concession stand
Concession stand
Concession stand
Lane Frost Memorial inside concession stand
Lane Frost Memorial inside concession stand
Memories from entertainers that have performed at the Civic Center including Reba McEntire and George Strait
Memories from entertainers that have performed at the Civic Center including Reba McEntire and George Strait
Circus Set Up
Circus Set Up
Circus Set Up
Circus Set Up
Circus Set Up
Circus Set Up
Circus Set Up
Circus Set Up
Circus Set Up
Circus Set Up
Livestock Sale- 60 pens, 40 tie-stalls, 2 judging areas, 1 photo area
Livestock Sale- 60 pens, 40 tie-stalls, 2 judging areas, 1 photo area
Livestock Sale- 60 pens, 40 tie-stalls, 2 judging areas, 1 photo area
Livestock 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!