A few words about us

Linn County Expo Center...Excellent Customer Service at the "Center" of the Willamette Valley. From our exhibit hall to our meeting rooms you will find that we are equipped with hi-tech services. We at LCFEC will do our best to accommodate your needs and allow you a worry free event or meeting. The Linn County Expo Center was selected as "best meeting place" in the Willamette Valley by Oregon Business Magazine. With our selection of catering providers, we bring talented people to you to help make your event a success. Our meeting spaces are a large portion of what we do but that's not all. We are also known throughout the Willamette Valley as one of the finest equestrian facilities around. We are host to regional horse shows, dog shows, livestock shows, and specialty events as well as 4-H and FFA shows.

Our Mission

The mission of the Linn County Expo Advisory Board is to assure the long-term viability of the Linn County Fairgrounds, present an exceptional Annual Fair which celebrates the heritage and diversity of Linn County, and provide year-round opportunities for facility usage.

Expo Staff

Randy Porter - General Manager

Kris Barnes - Operations Manager

Cathy Exline - Business Administration

Ronda Sherman - Events Coordinator

Joel Sannon - Operations

Ledru Hochstetler - Operations

Don Sparks - Operations



Expo Advisory Board


Tom Ordeman - Chair

Jo Ann McQueary - Vice Chair

Laurie Wyant

Shelly Garrett

Barry Broadbent

Tom Wells