Parking & Directions

Public Parking

$5 per day per vehicle, cash only

Same day re-entry allowed if parking permit kept

Public Parking Tips

Drop Off/Pick Up Zones

Parents may drop off/pick up their kids (13 & older) at Gate 2 without paying a parking fee

Handicapped Parking

  • Special lot reserved at Gate 1 (Lot J) closest for most events.
  • Use Gate 3 off Havelock for parking located closer to Exhibit Hall, equine & Gana Motorsports Complex events

Golf Cart Ride Service

Available from/to each parking lot including handicapped Lot J — ask parking or any staff to call you free cart ride

Pedestrian Walkways & Bridges

Use these to stay safe when walking to/from parking lots

Two Ways to Exit

  • Use both Gate 1 (84th Street) & Gate 3 (Havelock Ave) to exit the fairgrounds faster.
  • Left turn from Gate 1 onto 84th St. restricted at busy times-use Havelock Ave as alternative route back to Lincoln.

Parking Rules

  • Parking will be allowed in designated parking areas only. No parking in the fire lanes.
  • Livestock and equipment may be unloaded/loaded next to the buildings, but vehicles must be moved to parking areas immediately afterwards.
  • Trailer parking allowed is designated, marked lots only

4-H & FFA Entry Pass Hangtags

Every 4-H/FFA vehicle needs an entry pass hangtag — NO EXCEPTIONS

  • Get a hangtag for every vehicle used during the fair (e.g. mom, dad, teen exhibitors that drive).
  • General parking without the entry pass will be $5 daily.

4-H/FFA exhibitors can get FREE 4-H/FFA entry pass hangtags for their immediate families

  • Get at the Extension office (Exhibit Hall, Room C) from July 1– July 31, or at Lancaster Event Center Fairgrounds Main Office July 29-Aug 1.
  • These entry passes allow one vehicle and its occupants to enter the fairgrounds each day and park in designated areas.

4-H/FFA families may enter through Gate 1 (84th Street) or Gate 3 (Havelock Avenue — 2nd driveway).

  • Gate 3 right lane will be an exhibitor express lane when possible.
  • Static exhibitors are recommended to use Gate 1 on check-in/check-out days.

 *These passes are for 4-H/FFA members and their immediate families only. Please do not abuse this privilege.


Directions when traveling West on I-80:

  • Follow I-80 W to east of Lincoln, NE.
  • Take exit 409 for US Highway 6 toward Waverly/East Lincoln.
  • Take a left at end of exit onto Cornhusker Hwy./US-6 and drive 2.7 miles west.
  • Take left at light onto N 84th Street and drive south for 1.7 miles.
  • Turn left at light onto Havelock Ave.
  • Turn right into first or second driveways--trailers/campers use 2nd driveway.
  • Follow signs to parking lot for your event.


Directions when traveling East on I-80:

  • Follow I-80 E to east Lincoln, NE
  • Take exit 399 for W. Cornhusker Hwy toward Lincoln Airport
  • Keep left to take the NW 12th Street ramp
  • Turn left onto W Cornhusker Hwy and continue 5.5 miles
  • Turn right onto Havelock Ave. and continue for 2.1 miles
  • Turn right into first or second driveways--trailers/campers use 2nd driveway.
  • Follow signs to parking lot for your event.



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Use these maps and directions to find us and ample parking: