Getting to the Arena

Event Center

Event Center Directions and Parking
Event Center Directions and Parking

Lea County Event Center

5101 N. Lovington Highway

Hobbs NM. 88240 

  • With a convenient location, parking options, and easy access to Route 18, the Lea County Event Center is the ideal location for any event.

From The North: Take Route 18 (Lovington Hwy.) to Millen drive and turn right.

From The East: Take Route 62 to Navajo Drive and turn right. Navajo becomes Joe Harvey Blvd. At the corner of Joe Harvey and Route 18 (Lovington Hwy.) turn right and continue down to Route 18 and Millen Drive and turn left.

From The South: Take Route 18 into town. Route 18 become Del Paso Street. Turn left onto Navajo Drive. Navajo becomes Joe Harvey Blvd. At the corner of Joe Harvey and Route 18 (Lovington Hwy.) turn right and continue down to Route 18 and Millen Drive and turn left.

From The West: Take 62 to the corner of Route 62 and County Road and turn left. Continue on County road until Route 18 (Lovington Hwy.) and turn left, and continue down to Route 18 and Millen Drive and turn left.

Parking: The Lea County Event Center can hold 1,500 cars in the parking lots surrounding the building. There are 12 handicapped parking spaces near the main entrance, 13 spaces near the banquet hall entrance, and an additional 8 near the south entrance smoking doors.

Fairgrounds

Directions to the Fair Grounds
Directions

Fair Grounds

101 S Commercial St, Lovington, NM 88260-4093, 101 S COMMERCIAL ST.

From Albuquerque:

 

  • Merge onto I-25 N/US-85 N toward Santa Fe. Then 0.76 miles

  •  Take the I-40 E/I-40 W exit, EXIT 26B-A, toward Santa Rosa/Gallup. Then 0.28 miles
  •  Merge onto I-40 E via EXIT 226A toward Santa Rosa. Then 58.62 miles
  •  Take the US-285 exit, EXIT 218, toward Vaughn/Santa Fe. Then 0.27 miles
  •  Merge onto US-285 S toward Vaughn. Then 139.66 miles
  •  Turn left onto E 2nd St/US-380 E. Continue to follow US-380 E. Then 72.30 miles
  •  Turn right onto S Main St/NM-206. Continue to follow NM-206. Then 18.96 miles
  •  Merge onto Tatum Hwy/US-82 W toward Lovington. Then 1.86 miles
  •  Turn left onto N Commercial Ave.Then 1.33 miles
  • 101 S Commercial St, Lovington, NM 88260-4093, 101 S COMMERCIAL ST.
     
    From Las Cruces: 
     
     
  • Turn right onto Highway 54 S/US-70 E/US-54 Bus S. Continue to follow Highway 54 S/US-70 E. Then 0.16 miles

  •  Turn left onto Alamogordo Relief Rd/US-70 E. Then 5.41 miles
  •  Stay straight to go onto US-82 E/Highway 82. Continue to follow US-82 E. Then 171.23 miles
  •  Stay straight to go onto E Avenue D/NM-83. Then 0.36 miles
  •  Turn left onto S Commercial Ave.Then 0.22 miles
  • 101 S Commercial St, Lovington, NM 88260-4093, 101 S COMMERCIAL ST
     
    From Odessa, TX.
     
  • Start out going northeast on W 8th St toward N Lee Ave. Then 0.22 miles

  •  Take the 2nd left onto N Grant Ave/US-385 N. Continue to follow US-385 N. Then 62.27 miles
  •  Turn left onto Avenue A/US-180 W. Continue to follow US-180 W (Crossing into New Mexico). Then 26.23 miles
  •  Turn right onto E Navajo Dr. Then 3.38 miles
  •  E Navajo Dr becomes W Joe Harvey Blvd. Then 1.01 miles
  •  Turn right onto N Lovington Hwy/NM-18. Continue to follow NM-18.Then 16.51 miles
  •  Turn slight right onto S Commercial St.Then 1.30 miles
  •  S Commercial St becomes S Commercial Ave.Then 0.22 miles
  • 101 S Commercial St, Lovington, NM 88260-4093, 101 S COMMERCIAL ST
     
    From Lubbock, TX
     
  • Start out going north on Avenue Q/US-84 W toward Broadway St. Then 0.67 miles

  •  Turn left onto Marsha Sharp Fwy. Then 0.58 miles
  •  Merge onto US-82 W. Then 28.12 miles
  •  US-82 W becomes US-62 W/Lubbock Rd. Then 10.88 miles
  •  Turn right onto W Main St/US-82 W/US-380 W. Continue to follow US-82 W/US-380 W. Then 32.56 miles
  •  Turn left onto Cowboy Way/US-82 W. Continue to follow US-82 W (Crossing into New Mexico). Then 33.29 miles
  •  Turn left onto N Commercial Ave.Then 1.33 miles
  • 101 S Commercial St, Lovington, NM 88260-4093, 101 S COMMERCIAL ST.