Ground Rental Information

The Marshall-Putnam Fairgrounds is available for rent. 
The fairgrounds is located on IL Rt. 29, approximately 30 miles north of Peoria, IL; 25 miles from Interstate 80; or 20 miles from Interstate 39. 

Excellent Facilities

  • Well maintained 73 acres

  • 6 Buildings (two with full kitchen facilities)

  • Meeting and Program Rooms

  • Livestock Buildings and Show Arena

  • Covered Grandstand (seating approx. 1200)

  • Infield Aluminum Bleachers (seating 2000+)

  • Half Mile Track

  • Tables - Chairs

  • Benches - Picnic Tables

  • Restroom with Shower Facilities

  • Portable Stage (advance notice required)

  • Tents Available (advance notice required)

  • Sound System (available on request)


Activity Building (with kitchen facilities) 60' X 70'$150.00 each day

Annex (with kitchen facilities) 20' X 66'$150.00 each day

Commercial Building 55' X 160'$150.00 each day

Commercial Building with Annex (kitchen facilities) $250.00 each day

Hunt Building (with permanent stage) 50' X 100'$125.00 each day


The following are pole buildings covered in steel with dirt floors:

Poultry Building 55' X 120'$100.00 each day

Sheep Building 50' X 95'$100.00 each day


Insurance Certificate may be required for renting of facilities.