WIll ROgers Memorial Center
Less than three miles from Fort Worth's Downtown District, you'll find the Will Rogers Memorial Center. This 120-acre, renowned equestrian and event facility plays host to a variety of corporate, educational, agricultural and sporting events, including many international and grand-scale shows. The Memorial Center was built in 1936 and in 2016 the complex was placed on the National Register of Historic Places.
The Will Rogers Memorial Center offers a variety of event space options to fit almost every need. The Amon G. Carter Jr. Exhibits Hall offers the Texas Room with over 94,000 square feet of contiguous exhibit space, the 18,000 square foot Round Up Inn ballroom and five additional meeting rooms including the Will Rogers Suite boardroom. The historic Will Rogers Auditorium features 2,856 permanent seats, a proscenium stage, extensive dressing room capacity and beautiful Art Deco features inside and out. The Center also includes multiple arenas and livestock holding facilities to host equestrian and livestock shows of all sizes as well as sporting and social events and over 300,000 square feet of outdoor event space.