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Rodeo Grounds

Subfacility of Sandy Downs

Sandy Downs Grandstands/Arena is $700 per day plus tax to rent and $1,500 cleaning deposit. There will be a $300 additional charge for set up and take down for rodeos. Deposits can be held with a check. 

Sandy Downs Rental Application here.

To see a 3D tour of the facility, please click HERE


  • Admission fee per spectator (paid by event holder): $1
  • Parking Fee per vehicle: $1
  • Tractor with operator daily: $200
  • Water Truck with operator daily: $200


A $100,00000 Liability event insurance certificate showing the City of Idaho Falls as an additional insured will be required from applicants proposing events that pose a risk of public injury or private/park property damage. Fees for security, parking control, park staff or extraordinary cost imposed on the Parks and Recreation Department for your event will be addressed with the approval for your park permit. 

If there will be alcohol served or sold at any event, you must obtain an additional liquor liability certificate of insurance in the amount of $100,000 Insurance certificates must be turned in 48 hours prior to the scheduled event or Parks and Recreation reserves the rights to cancel this agreement.

Fees Regarding Horses & Horseback Riding

This is temporarily discontinued.