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Waukesha County Expo Center

1000 Northview Road, Waukesha, WI 53188
262-548-7200
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Ranked #7 of 8 Attractions in Waukesha
Type: Convention Centers
Most recent review
- Mar 8, 2014
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Waukesha, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

I really enjoyed the facility when I was at a gun show here. Plenty of room and easy to park. It was easy to get to also. I was at the county fair here also. I went to many county fairs in the neighboring counties and this one is the biggest and best. In the past the county fair had... More

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Waukesha, Wisconsin
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67 reviews 67 reviews
32 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

I was a faithful attendee of the County Fair until they allowed Beer and when they did the incidents of drunks and fight rose....I know I was a Deputy Sheriff who worked it! Empty cans and puddles of puke just aren't my cup of tea. And not to mention rising prices and having to pay to park! So, if you're... More

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Hartford, Wisconsin
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

Unless you are paying big money for your spot to participate in certain events, the Waukesha Expo "powers that be" will not treat you the same or fairly. Vendors vs Participants. Very sad in this day and age to hold monetary biases to any of the people trying to make an event succeed and be a great family event.

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Waukesha
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

I have attended several art and craft shows here in the spring and fall. This is a small scale version of the immense craft shows at WI State Fair buildings - sometimes that's all you want.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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76 reviews 76 reviews
12 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

Easy to get around, clean bathrooms, some WiFi, good drainage. The buildings were easy to get in and out of and there were nice areas to view the dogs being shown. Lots of good places for shooting photos. There was a good selection of food vendors at the dog show and plenty of places to sit and eat. Lots of... More

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Waukesha, Wisconsin
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92 reviews 92 reviews
25 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

They have the county fair which just finished a week ago. This week there is a dog show. They have the horse show. They will have the Scottish highland games coming up I believe it is held every September. There is a German festival also. It is located next to the Waukesha County Airport. They also do the fireworks on... More

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Waukesha, Wisconsin
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32 reviews 32 reviews
8 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

I'm relatively new to Waukesha and finally went to an event at the Expo Center this weekend (AKC dog show). I found the facility to be very good - clean, well laid out and good signage to aid traffic flow. It's great that Waukesha has a nice facility like this to host events.

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Wisconsin
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57 reviews 57 reviews
14 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

We were there for a craft show this past weekend and it smells like sewer. The place is large enough, just old.

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Champaign, Illinois
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27 reviews 27 reviews
4 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2012

Fun...really really fun. Many people very serious about all things Scottish. The sporting events are fun to watch, like the Caber Toss, but you also get to participate in things like archery, knife throwing, and axe throwing. It was great fun and I didn't even wear a kilt...or have any semblance of Scottish anscestry.

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Chicago
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2012

It was alot of fun and weather really was great. Food choices were minimal but very good food vendors. The games were interesting and fun to watch. Expected a little more to be going on but I was there the last day so not sure if that had anything to do with it.

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