We've been helping events thrive since 1980, and we'll work for you to show or sell livestock, build a banquet, promote a product, judge a grand championship or find a new rodeo star. We make it our business to know your business, and give it the arena / facility it deserves. Click "See Venue" on any of the 5 facilities below to learn more about what each offers in space and amenities.
Avedis Conference Center
17,000 sq ft of open concept space across two floors, with options for small to large events.
Fred Humphrey Pavilion
Three-section enclosed pavilion with dirt floor perfect for dirt track racing and livestock functions with attached concession.
Indoor arena with concrete floor seats 1000, with attached concession and LED lighting, with attached concessions.
Large outdoor arena. Seats up to 7,500 in covered bleachers with 2 uncovered wings seating 250 each; green rooms under the bleachers.
Whether you're an event planner or attendee, we would love to host you at the Heart of Oklahoma Expo Center.
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Find a home for your event in Shawnee, Oklahoma
A unique multicultural gem, in Shawnee the old-west modern urban mingle. With hotels and the expo right off of I-40 mere minutes from our world class museums, art galleries, and boutique and vintage shopping, we're the perfect place to host your event.
Shawnee is located on I-40 just 30 minutes outside the Oklahoma City metro. With numerous facility options supported by professional event staff and a welcoming community ready to host you, we are here to help your event thrive. Let our professional team assist you today with planning your next meeting, conference, agricultural event or RV rally in Shawnee!