The Hillsborough County Fairgrounds are conveniently located in the heart of Hillsborough County along State Highway 60 just minutes from Tampa,  and can be easily access from Interstates 75 and 4. Our newly remodeled site is available for rent and hosts a large variety of indoor and outdoor events from car and pet shows to cultural festivals, receptions, trade shows, and arena events. To take a look at our current calendar of events . Our staff will assist you in making your event a success. For more information or questions about bringing your event to the Hillsborough County Fair please contact us.


Enclosed Exhibit Hall $1200/day
Open Exhibit Hall $850/day
Full Exhibit Hall $1800/day
Open Livestock Barn  (when completed) $1300/day
Open Area Buildings  (when completed) $2,000/day
Full Exhibit Building & Open Barn (when completed) $3,000/day
Chairs $2/chair
Tables $5/table
Electric metered
Houseman $17/hour
Restroom Attendant $17/hour
Picnic Tables $15/table
Bleachers (aluminum) $200/set
Stage $300
Trash $30/County provided roll can
Arena (Equine Event) $500/day
Arena (Spectator Event) $1500/day
(Includes Grandstand Usage)
Conference Room $200/day
Midway Area $500/day
Load-in Day $250
(Multi day event -Load-Free)
Camping RV $40/day Full Hookup
$35/day Electric & Water
$25/day dry
Pavillion (Includes Stage) $800/day
Security (Off Duty Deputies) $35/hr
Concrete Barriers $500
Cattle Panels (8,10, 12 & 16ft available) $20/panel
Show Ring Panels (event must set up) $250
Swine/Sheep Pens (event must set up) $3/pen
Spread/Removal of Dirt $300
Ticket Boxes $250/box

Insurance will be provided by events over 1000 attendees. Other event insurance rates vary, must check with fair office for rates.

School events-10 % discount (free tables and chairs with event setting up)

Security Deposit-$800/ large events; $500/ under 1000 attendance

(returnable within 10 days after grounds inspected)

15% deposit required to hold date for event/at time of contract signing (will go to the balance)

Inflatables/Rock Climbing must have COI (insurance) from provider.

Layout and event details required 48 hours prior to event. Large events must submit sooner.