The J.K. Northway Exposition Center is an essential part of the Kingsville Community and the Dick Kleberg Park complex. Its an outdoor, air-conditioned multipurpose coliseum that can be converted to host large concerts or rodeo-type events. This building’s arena is over 18,000 square feet and has standing room of over 5,000 and outside the perimeter of the arena are four sections of bleachers that accommodate 2,500 seats. The Center and grounds host many events throughout the year, including the Kleberg Kenedy County Junior Livestock Show which consists of a horse show, pee wee shows, an auction, a parade, a concert, a cook-off, a carnival and much more.
Six months out of the year the air-conditioned multipurpose facility arena is transformed:
The arena has dirt floors – from September through February
The arena has concrete floors – from March through August
For information about scheduled events or for booking information come by the Kingsville Visitors Center or call the City of Kingsville Tourism Services Department at 361-592-8516.