The Ranch at Larimer County Fairgrounds is Northern Colorado’s largest events complex, hosting over 2,000 events per year ranging from conferences to trade shows, banquets, sporting events, outdoor festivals, livestock shows, weddings and meetings with over 375,000 square feet of event space.
In addition to events inside each building on the campus of The Ranch, the campus has held multiple large events that take up much of the area in the almost 150 acres of outdoor space at the Fairgrounds. These events include the Larimer County Fair and PRCA Rodeo, GoodGuys Car Show, HeavenFest and Mud Brigade, Gnarly Barley Brew Fest and more.
The Ranch campus also includes the Budweiser Events Center. This 7,200 seat multi-purpose venue is called home by the Colorado Eagles of the ECHL and the Colorado Ice Indoor Football team of the IFL. The arena has seen some of the best bands, comedians, family and theater shows stop in Loveland for a evening or two as well including Matchbox 20, Cirque du Soleil, Disney on Ice, Rod Stewart, Journey, RENT, WWE, Garrison Keillor, Blue Man Group, Alan Jackson, Lord of the Dance, Monster Trucks, Jeff Dunham, Larry the Cable Guy, Ron White, Kenny Rogers, Miranda Lambert, ZZ Top, Harlem Globetrotters, and many more.