Our Vision and Mission
The vision for the Fairgrounds and Parks Department is to create and maintain world-class fairgrounds, parks and trails for all, through the cooperative efforts of our community.
Our mission is to provide quality agricultural, socio-economic and recreational opportunities to Park County residents and visitors by facilitating access, understanding and enjoyment of the natural and built assets and amenities of Park County, Montana.
FairgroundsServices include a year-round event center with seating capacity of 680, a dining room and catering kitchen; ample parking space, an outdoor arena with a covered grandstand and bleachers that can accommodate more than 5,000 spectators; event-related camping with 40 established camp sites complete with water and electric hook-ups, a centralized sanitary dump station, and a men’s and women’s shower house. Additional services include year-round horse stalling, bus garaging and seasonal storage.
ParksPark County is home to three county parks.
Arch Park- is located just north of the world famous Roosevelt Arch, offers a stone shelter pavilion, picnic tables, a stage, barbeque area, water fountain and trees interspersed among the 1.5-acre parcel.
Confluence Park- is located near the confluence of the Gardner and Yellowstone Rivers, is conveniently tucked away in Gardiner, Montana.
Silver Gate Park- is centrally located in the small community of Silver Gate, just outside of Yellowstone National Park. Amenities include picnic tables, benches, playground equipment, vault toilets and bear proof trash receptacles.
- Begin the implementation of the Fairgrounds' Master Plan with the over site from the Fairgrounds & Parks Board.
- Create and begin implementation of a 5-year strategic plan and goals to create a roadmap to help insure future success of the Department.
- Identify opportunities for growth and cost-saving measures through improvements to operations and infrastructure.
Office Phone: (406) 222-4185 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Office hours are from 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Monday through Friday. Office hours are subject to change during the Summer season and when events are scheduled to take place at the Fairgrounds.