Okeechobee County and the City of Okeechobee have issued a county-wide burn ban effective immediately until further notice.  This burn ban prohibits burning of yard trash, and other types of fires such as campfires, bonfires, and burn barrels. For more information contact Okeechobee County Fire Rescue at 863-763-5544 or Okeechobee City Fire Department at 863-467-1586.

Facility Amenities and Detail




Agri-Civic Center 150 acre site includes:

Covered Equestrian Arena

  • Covered & lighted equestrian arena 
  • Day or night events in any weather
  • 240 X 125 feet, 30,000 foot floor space
  • 70/30 Clay/sand floor
  • Rite Hite overhead fans
  • Exhaust fans
  • Complete sound system
  • Seating for 4,000 people
  • Bucking chutes
  • Roping chute & pens
  • Livestock holding pens
  • Concession stands
  • Full restroom facilities

Outdoor Practice Arena

  • 225 X 125 Feet
  • Clay/Sand floor

Horse Barn

  • Covered & lighted horse barn
  • 35,000 square feet of floor space
  • Removable stalls for open floor events
  • Currently configured to house 140 horses
  • Overhead exhaust fans for airflow
  • Restroom facilities with showers
  • Wash areas for horses
  • Wired for sound from the arena
  • Easy access to main arena and practice arena
  • Ample parking for trucks and trailers immediately adjacent to the horse barn

Fairgrounds (Home of the Okeechobee County Fair)

Festival Fields

  • Eight acre festival/display field
  • Four acre festival/display field
  • Paved Circular drive with handicapped
  • parking surrounds a grass display area
  • Parking lot space for 1,200 + vehicles
  • Handicapped parking

Parking Lots

RV Camping Area

  • 50 Site RV campground
  • Water and electric service available