Lincoln County

Lincoln County Fairgrounds

  • 633 NE 3rd St., Newport  - Google Map

  • The Lincoln County Fair Board meets at 10am on the 2nd Thursday of each month at the Lincoln County Courthouse - Room 108. (Excluding the month of July).

The Future of Lincoln County's Fairgrounds

The material posted here represents the County's collaboration with LRS Architects and ECONorthwest to develop a master plan for the Lincoln County Fairgrounds.

NEW: Public Meetings in September (September 2014)
1) Media Release

2) Video: Public Meeting 9.15.14 - Fairgrounds Market and Feasibility Analysis
3) Audio: Public Meeting 9.15.14 - Fairgrounds Market and Feasibility Analysis
Market and Feasability Anaysis (July 2014)
1) Media Release
2) Download the 70 Page Report
3) Architectural Rendering

Video (
final public meeting of the four meeting series on 1.28.14)
1) Video 1
2) Video 2
3) Board of Commissioner Meeting "Fairgrounds Comments" 1.29.14

Meeting Slide Presentations (January 2014)
Fairgrounds Facility Observation - LRS Architects 1.28.14
2) Market and Feasibility Analysis for a Multi-Purpose Building - ECONorthwest 1.28.14

Public Input
Please provide your written viewpoints to Fair Board and the Board of Commissioners via email. Contact:

Next Steps
We anticipate additonal public meetings. Dates TBD. We will provide this infomation here and notify the media as soon as it becomes available.


Any event open to the public is eligible to rent the Fairgrounds.

Lincoln County urges all renters to review the following City of Newport Ordinances. Ordinances can be found on their web-site (City of Newport Municipal Code),
or by calling (541) 574-0629.

1) City of Newport Ordinance - Chapter 8.15 – Noise. This ordinance must be adhered to. A violation of this ordinance could be grounds for refusing future rental requests.

2) City of Newport Ordinance - Chapter 4.05 – Business License. This ordinance may apply.

The Town and Country Fair and Rodeo Association, Inc was formed in April 2009 to pull together a fair to hold the place of future the traditional Lincoln County Fair events. Inquiries and info:


Need more info about the Lincoln County Fairgrounds? Contact Janet Scanlon: (541) 574-1290

Ordinance #468 - The Smoke Free Ordinance applies to all county facilities unless specifically designated as smoking permitted (solely county parks named in the Ordinance). More information.



Downloadable Documents

Lincoln County Fairgrounds Rental Agreement.  This document includes:  LINCOLN COUNTY RENTAL RULES AND REGULATIONS,  BUILDING RENTAL RULES, ALCOHOL POLICY FOR FACILITY RENTALS, 2010 Fairground Buildings Rental Fee Schedule (subject to change)

PDF\Blue Ribbon Committee Full Report 3.24.10.pdf

Blue Ribbon Committee Fair Survey 3.24.10.pdf




*pdf files on this page require Adobe Reader to view. Free download.


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Lincoln County, Oregon
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