Camp under the Nebraska skies at the back of our 160-acre grounds. The Lancaster Event Center Fairgrounds hosts over 320 events every year, including our biggest event, the Super Fair. Take the opportunity to stay close to the action by spending the night right here on our expansive campgrounds. Come let the good times grow!

Blackout dates – We reserve the right to block out the entire campground for events using the entire facility during which camping is not available and if you are onsite camping, you must leave the campground. Note: As of March 2021, the only blackout dates are July 5-25, 2021. When additional facility-wide campground shows are booked, we will notify you of these dates.


Reserve Short-term Camping (1-14 days)

Reserve Long-term Camping (15 days or longer)

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Camping Amenities

  • Water and electrical access at each campsite
  • Reasonably priced sewer and/or winter water truck service - see Campground Policies
  • Showers located nearby in Multi-Purpose Arena
  • Single dump station & vehicle washing in parking lot at year-round campground entrance
  • David Murdock trail for walking or jogging on southern edge
  • Stevens Creek hiking or dog walking on eastern edge
  • High-speed Wi-Fi available at reasonable cost with long-term discounts
  • NEW free use of laundry machines
  • Cafes open during events (entrance ticket sometimes required)
  • General Store (open during events - snacks & questions)
  • Pop Machine
  • Propane for sale

High-speed wireless Internet: 

  • Connect to LEC_Guest for affordable service options up to 50Mbps
  • Access from any building & the campground
  • Speed available to stream TV, movies and games
  • Starting from $1.95 per day per device or $99.95 monthly for 5 devices

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Nightly Rate: $30 per night

  • Stays up to 6 consecutive nights

Weekly Rate: $168 per week (7 consecutive days commitment)

  • Save 20% on the base camping rate
  • Maximum 2 week stay without completing an application/background check
  • You'll save money with the monthly rate after 2 weeks



Monthly Rates- $450 per month

  • save 50% on the base camping rate
  • may stay for up to 3 months, at that time must leave for a minimum of 2 months unless exception approved in writing by LEC Campground Manager e.g. long-term traveling work contract
  • we think you'll enjoy the affordable pricing of our campground!


Policies & Procedures

Each camper must read and agree to follow our Campground, Pet and Fairgrounds Policies and Emergency Procedures. Please click here to read!



1. Most convenient for you — online reservation:

Reserve and pre-pay with a debit/credit card online for your spot up to 48 hours in advance of your arrival and we’ll have your campsite open and ready for your arrival.

•Note for new monthly applications: Please try to get your applications in at least 4 business days in advance before your arrival.

2. If you are not able to reserve online 48 hours in advance — call us! 

Call as soon as possible to make a reservation, and arrange for payment by phone or in person and your campsite to be unlocked for your arrival: 

•During business hours M-F, 8-4: Call LEC Business Office at 402.441.6545

•After business hours: Call LEC Manager on Duty at 402.429.4536

3. Least convenient — on-site payment option without reservation:

On arrival, pay cash, check or card at an open General Store, LEC Business Office or open cafe (will vary daily what is open, if anything) or directly to the LEC 24/7 Manager on Call if made arrangements in advance. You will need to wait for your campsite to be opened including for the manager on call to arrive if no staff on site.


Reserve Short-term Camping (1-14 days)

Reserve Long-term Camping (15 days or longer)

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Notice: We reserve the right to evict anyone violating our rules, destroying or damaging our property, creating a disturbance, not paying bills or violating any city or state laws – No Refunds.  See policies for full details on our rules so all our campers can enjoy their stay at the LEC campground.