WNC Agricultural Center

  • 1301 Fanning Bridge Road
  • Fletcher, NC 28732
  • Phone: 828-687-1414
  • Region: South

The WNC Agricultural Center is an 87-acre multi-purpose entertainment venue and home of the North Carolina Mountain State Fair. The venue continues to distinguish itself as the host of top-ranked trade shows, large scale conferences, sporting events, family shows and equine events. The new LEED-green Certified Event Center features 45,000 square feet of clear span exhibit space. In addition, the Event Center features flexible meeting space, breakout rooms and state-of-the art audio and video technology. The Expo Building features 27,750 square feet of exhibit space, concession stand and more while the McGough Arena offers 65,000 square foot fully enclosed indoor show facility. Grounds rental is also available.

Amenities
Attraction Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Handicap Accessibility
  • Pets Allowed
  • Picnic Area
  • Public Restroom
  • Public Telephone
Food and Beverage
  • Beverages Available
  • Food Vendors
  • Restaurant on Site
  • Snack Bar/Shop
Group Tour/Motorcoach
  • Motorcoach Parking
  • Tour Guide Available (Free)
Facility Amenities
  • Maximum Capacity: 3000
Meeting Facilities
Meeting Facility
  • Number of Rooms: 4
  • Total SqFt.: 143000
  • Largest Room: 65000
  • Ceiling Size: 40
  • Theatre Capacity: 3000
  • Banquet Capacity: 2500
  • Classroom Capacity: 2000
  • Reception Capacity: 2500
Meeting Facility Rooms
Room Name SqFt. Dimensions Ceiling Theater Classroom Banquet Reception
Event Center 45000 150 X 300 28 3000 2000 2500 2500
Expo Building 28000 123 X 226 40 2500 1500 2000 2000
Virginia Boone Building 5000 64 X 74 20 400 200 225 250
McGough Arena 65000 120 X 240 40 3000