Event Venues

Event are back in full bloom at Paso Robles. 

Paso Robles Event Center 

The Paso Robles Event Center is a popular entertainment and convention center complex. The site has been home to the annual California Mid-State Fair ever since opening in 1946. In addition to the fair, concerts, trade shows, conventions and other special events take place there throughout the year. The venue is divided into multiple event spaces that are available to rent. These include large equestrian and convention facilities. Learn more

Annual events include – Western Bonanza (February), Central Coast Insight and WiVi (March), California Mid-State Fair (July - August), Three Speckled Hens (April, May and September), as well as ongoing horse shows. 


Paso Robles Horse Park 

The Paso Robles Horse Park is another state of the art equestrian event facility. The Park held its grand opening in May 2015, and is now home to the annual Paso Park Spring Series in April and the Paso Park Fall Series in October/November. The venue also hosts local wine and food events, festivals, weddings, sporting events, private parties, fundraising events, and more. The Park is also home to the Paso Robles Horse Park Foundation.

Events hosted at the facility support the Park’s mission to promote accessibility to equestrian activities while raising funds to aid handicapped and underprivileged children. Learn more.


California Mid-State Fair

The Fair opened in 1946 and was first known as the San Luis Obispo County Fair. The California Mid-State Fair is held annually and runs for 12 days at the end of July. The Fair has hosted some of the biggest names in the music industry. Artists such as Garth Brooks, Aerosmith, Tom Petty, Journey, Rod Stewart, Justin Bieber, Jason Aldean, Blake Shelton and Kenny Chesney have all performed on our Main Grandstand Arena stage.

Paso Robles Wine Festival

The Paso Robles Wine Festival returns May 20 - 23, 2021 with the 38th annual celebration of everything Paso Robles wine.