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Thank you for considering the Sampson County Exposition Center for your upcoming event.  Owned and operated by the County of Sampson, the facility serves as a venue for a wide variety of both public and private events. 

Known as “The Center of Activity,” the facility offers multiple meeting spaces for banquets, seminars, graduations, trade shows, weddings and a host of other activities. The facility also serves as a venue for cultural events and activities that enhance the quality of life for its citizens as well as in attracting visitors to Sampson County.

Facility rental rates for public and privates events are established  by the Sampson County Board of Commissioners.  Realizing the important role that Sampson County Non-Profit organizations perform across the county, a Non-Profit Facility Rental Rate Schedule is in effect.  The non-profit rate schedule is applicable to 501-C(3) Non-Profit organizations that are located within Sampson County.  To receive these rates a copy of the organization’s 501-C(3) tax status must be submitted at the time the contract is issued.

Rental Deposit Fees

A Refundable Security Deposit is required uponbooking or reserving a date with the Sampson County Exposition Center. No date(s) may be reserved or confirmed without receipt of the required deposit.

Security Deposits are refundable provided all facility guidelines are fulfilled. The Refundable Security Deposit is not a part of the rental fee and is not be applied toward any facility rental or service fee.

Refundable Security Deposit Rate Schedule:
$250 (Non-Food Functions)
$500 (Banquets - Family Reunions

$750 (Weddings - Quinceaneras or other events with catering, dance, band, DJ, or Bar Services)