Facilities

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The Porter County Expo Center has a wide variety of multi-use facilities that can accommodate a diverse array of events. Seating and occupancy capacity, and options available within the facilities, vary based on your intended use. Please select from the categories listed below to find the facility options for your type of event. If you don't find a category that fits your needs, just call us at (219) 464-0133 because big or small, we do it all!

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Auctions

Estate Sales? Consignment Auctions? Auto or classic cars? Household goods? Farm implements? We can offer you six different venue options, based on the square footage you require.

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Awards Dinners

Planning a celebration to honor the achievements of your employees or associates? Whether you are planning for 100 or up to 900 guests, big or small we do it all!

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Business & Community Meetings

Business or community meeting? Public hearing? Shareholder meeting? Whatever you are planning, big or small we do it all!

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Car & Motorcycle Shows

For decades, the Porter County Expo Center has been the one of the premier venues for car and motorcycle shows in northwest Indiana. With five separate outdoor areas comprising over 20 acres, and five adjacent indoor facilities totaling over 37,000 square feet, big or small we do it all!

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Circuses & Fairs

As the home of the Porter County Fair, the Expo Center is uniquely suited for circuses, fairs and carnivals! With three separate outdoor spaces totaling over 22 acres and an outdoor grandstand that seats 2,350, big or small we do it all! 

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Craft & Artisan Fairs

Craft Show? Artisan Fair? Flea market? From 10 to over 200 booths, big or small we do it all!

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Dances & Proms

From 100 guests to 900, the Porter County Expo Center offers you nine different venues, from formal to casual to indoor/outdoor, based on the number of guests you are anticipating.

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Demolition Derbies

As the home of the Porter County Fair, the Expo Center's Grandstand with 2,350 seats, track and infield was designed for demolition derbies!

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Dog & Cat Shows

With seven different venue options, including both indoor and outdoor space, big or small we do it all! 

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Fundraiser Dinners & Balls

If you are planning a fundraising dinner or ball where all guests are guaranteed a seat, this is the most appropriate choice.  From 100 to 900 seated guests, big or small we do it all!

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Fundraiser Fairs & Shows

Craft Show? Artisan Fair? Flea market? From 10 to over 200 booths, big or small we do it all!

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Fundraiser Special Events

If you are planning a fundraising reception, silent auction, food and wine tasting, or any other type of event where all guests are NOT guaranteed seating, this is the most appropriate choice.  From 100 to over 900 guests, big or small we do it all!

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Holiday Parties

Holiday parties are a fantastic way to say thank you to your employees or clients! Whatever holiday you want to celebrate, or how you want to celebrate it, big or small we do it all!

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Horse Shows

With a standard size competition arena, separate warm up arena, horse barn, covered bleacher seating, and a two story enclosed judging/announcement stand, the Porter County Expo Center is uniquely suited for your next horse show!

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Indoor Music Concerts

Individual recital? Quartet or small jazz combo? Rock or country band? Symphony orchestra? Whatever you are planning, big or small we do it all!

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Indoor Sporting Events

Ultimate Fighting? Boxing? Wresting? Roller Derby? Martial Arts? Big or small we do it all! 

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Livestock Sales & Auctions

With a 12,000 square foot Livestock Show Arena and adjacent Cattle and Swine Barns, the Porter County Expo Center is uniquely suited to host your next livestock sale or auction!

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Outdoor Music Concerts

Summer concert in the grass? Regional or national name band? With three separate outdoor spaces totaling over 22 acres and an outdoor grandstand that seats 2,350, big or small we do it all!

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Retirement Parties, Showers & Other Special Events

Retirement, birthday, anniversary, bar mitzvah, holiday & engagement parties. Wedding and baby showers. School and family reunions. Formal and informal dinners. Whatever you want to celebrate, or how you want to celebrate it, big or small we do it all! 

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Stage Shows & Comedy Acts

Theatrical production? Variety Show? Dance Recital? Comedy Act? Whatever you are planning, big or small we do it all!

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Tractor Pulls

As the home of the Porter County Fair, the Expo Center 2,350 seat Grandstand, track and infield was designed for tractor pulls!

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Trade Shows

Trade Show? Health Fair? Job Fair? From 10 to over 200 booths, big or small, we do it all! 

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Wedding Receptions

Your wedding reception is the first step in your new life as a couple, and we know how important it is for your special day to be perfect!  From 100 guests to 900, big or small we do it all!

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Workshops & Seminars

Workshop? Seminar? Employee Training? Single Session Programs? Multiple Concurrent Breakout Sessions? Whatever you are planning, big or small we do it all! 

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