Directions & Accomodations
Rutland is situated in central Vermont with Routes 4 (east and west) and 7 (north and south) intersecting the city. See map below.
The google maps address of the fairgrounds is 175 South Main Street, Rutland, Vermont (on Route 7): Attendees will enter the grounds at Dana Street, at the end of the street (pass the gate on the right and proceed straight ahead). Only horse rigs will be allowed to enter the fairgrounds directly from Route 7, in addition to the Dana Street gates.
Railway service is available with a stop in Rutland via Amtrak. Please check their website for service details.
Air: Closest with major airline service include Albany (92 miles) and Burlington (68 miles).
The Vermont State Fairgrounds
175 South Main Street (Route 7)
Rutland, Vermont 05701
Only Horse rigs are allowed to exit and enter at Main Street/Route 7 gate
Cars must enter at the end of Dana Street
Some Horses Events has secured special discounted rates over the holiday weekend for exhibitors and attendees at two hotels within a half-mile of the fairgrounds. Use group name and code when calling or reserving on-line.
253 South Main Street,
Rutland, VT, US, 05701
Special Rate of $79 per night includes continental breakfast
To book at the special rate click HERE or call at 802-773-3361 and refer to the Group Name and Group Code
Group Name: SOME HORSES EXPO
Please note Quality Inn special rates are extended until August 7, 2020 or the room block sells out
Comfort Inn Trolley Square
19 Allen Street
Rutland, VT 05701
Special Rates of $82 & $115 per night (please note increased rate on weekend and two night minimum on weekend) includes breakfast
To receive this special rate click HERE or call at 802-773-2200 and refer to the Group Name and Group Code
Group Name: Some Horses Events and Expo
Please note Comfort Inn rates are extended until cutoff date of August 2, 2020*, or room block sells out. *You may contact them by phone after cutoff date and if they have available rooms they may extend special rates.
Limited campsites are available at the Vermont State Fairgrounds
Sites are to be booked through and payable directly to the VT State Fairgrounds:
175 S Main Street
Rutland, VT 05701
$25/$30 per night water/electric or $30 per night with water/electric/sewer
DOGS: For the safety and enjoyment of horses, riders, and attendees, please note dogs are allowed only in the camping area of the venue.