Our Mission

Champlain Vally Expo Aerial Shot

The Champlain Valley Exposition is a 501(c)(3) not for profit organization with a mission of serving the people of Vermont and the region by promoting agriculture, education, arts and culture, commerce and entertainment activities.

Our Venue Capabilities

At the Champlain Valley Exposition, we pride ourselves on flexibility. If you imagine it, we can make it happen.
  • 81,000 sq. ft. combined clear-span exhibit space for efficiency and flexibility, completely air conditioned
  • Total turn-key for consumer and trade shows, banquets, conventions, board meetings, concerts, RV rallies and conferences
  • Grandstand for concerts, rallies and races
  • Professional staff and event management to meet all your needs
  • Full hook-ups for 600 campers with 30 AMP electric and water
  • Banquet capabilities for 2,000

Large Events Hosted at Champlain Valley Expo

  • Yankee Sportsman Classic

    Thousands of sportsman from around the region visit the Expo event January. This event features hundreds of booths, vendors, food and seminars in our various conference rooms.

  • National Street Rod Association

    Our facility hosts the NSRA yearly and can hold up to 5,000 cars parked on the grounds. We coordinate with local hotels to help facilitate overnight accommodations.

  • Vermont Farm Show

    Thousands of people from the farming and agriculture community descend to the Expo for a yearly event. Dozens of vendors, tractors and important business meetings take place on site over a three day period.

  • Relay for Life and Color Run

    With 130 acres to maneuver, the Expo has been a prime location for 5k and other races to support the American Cancer Society and other incredibly valuable organizations.

  • Vermont Flower Show

    Every other year, the Miller Center turns into a landscaping marvel as intricate designs are built within our walls, showcasing popular trees, flowers and landscaping.

About the Champlain Valley Exposition

The Champlain Valley Exposition hosts over 100 special events annually, including the 10-day fair – the state’s largest annual event with more than 120,000 attendees. Camping is available at many events including the Quilt Festivals, NSRA Nationals – dog, horse, home, craft, sportsmen and antique shows.

Interested in Having Us Host Your Event?

At the Champlain Valley Exposition, we pride ourselves on flexibility. If you imagine it, we can make it happen!
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Contact Us
  • Email: Info@CVExpo.org
  • Phone: 802-878-5545
  • Address: 105 Pearl St., Essex Jct, VT 05452

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