The Event Center is ideal for wedding receptions, family reunions, meetings, craft shows, trade shows, etc. The building has 9500 square feet of space and is estimated to seat 400 in the main meeting room.
The kitchen is a full kitchen to be used for meal preparation for receptions and other events requiring kitchen facilities.
Our reception area is a very versatile location for large events.
The bar is available for receptions and meetings for which the customer would like to include bar services. This is a cash bar and we provide the bartenders.
There are tables and benches on the patio for use in the summer with the meeting room.
All buildings are available for rent, except during the fair
2017 Calendar of Events
June 24-25 Youth Rodeo
June 30 Wedding
July 1-2 Wedding
July 8-9 Wedding
July 10 Fair Board Meeting
July 18-24 Clarke County Fair
July 16 Fair Queen Competition. Prince, Princess Judging, Fashion Revue, Clothing Selection, $15 Challenge Awards, Communication Presentations
July 17 County Fair - 4-H Exhibit Building Judging
Open Class Judging
Opening Ceremonies, Queen Coronation
July 18 Dog Show, Pet Show
Rabbit & Poultry Check-in, All livestock in place.
Swine, Sheep, Goat Weigh-in & Ultra-sounding. Followed by Beef Weigh-in & Heifer Check-in.
Exhibit Building Open
July 19 Rabbit & Poultry Shows. Balloon Sculptures.
Exhibit Building Open, 4-H/FFA Horse Show Timed Events
Exhibitor Movie Night, Old Iron Display
July 20 Family Fun Day - 4-H/FFA Horse Show. American State Bank 30th Anniversary Hot Dog Feed, Rumley Brothers sponsored by American State Bank, Hawkeye Pedal Pull, Woodcarver Andy Klindt. Face Painting, Caricatures. Livestock Judging Contest, STEM Festival, Pegasus Trick Riders From Missouri, Youth Rodeo. Exhibit Building Open. Joe's Old Fashioned Carnival, Old Iron Display
July 21 Sheep Show, Goat Show, Dairy Cattle Show, Wool spinner Linda Graves. Tractor Pull. Woodcarver Andy Klindt. Joe's Old Fashioned Carnival
July 22 Swine Show, Draft Horse Pull. Joe's Old Fashioned Carnival. Stock Dog Trials, Cutest Baby Contest, Working Exhibits. Exhibit Building Open
July 23 Joe's Old Fashioned Carnival. Cattle Show, Parade of Champions, Chuck Wagon Races. Exhibit Building Open. All livestock not to be sold will be released.
July 24 Exhibitor & Buyer Supper. Livestock Sale
July 30 Corydon Livestock Showdown
August 5 Clarke County Livestock Showdown
August 10-20 Iowa State Fair
August 13 Youth Rodeo
August 19-20 High School Rodeo
September 9 Auction
September 11 Clarke Electric Annual Meeting
September 11 Fair Board Meeting
September 16 Sportsman Banquet
September 23 Church of Christ
September 29-30 Scrap Pink
October 1 Scrap Pink
October 6-8 Wedding
October 9 Fair Board Meeting
October 13-15 Wedding
October 20-22 Wedding
October 27-29 Wedding
November 3-5 Wedding
November 13 Fair Board Meeting
November 17-19 Wedding
November 23 Happy Thanksgiving
December 9 Paul Mueller Christmas Party
December 11 Fair Board Meeting
December 25 MERRY CHRISTMAS!!!
Events Center Manager,
Verla Cole: 641-414-4640