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Free General Parking Available. First Come First Served on the Expo Center Grounds through Gate 1.

VIP Parking for Saturday, May 8 available for purchase.
You can pre-purchase your pass online at WesternHeritageClassic.com,
over the phone at 325-677-4376,
or in person at our General Office at 1700 Highway 36 Abilene, Texas.

For $20, your vehicle will have come and go access to the VIP Parking Lot centrally located on the grounds near the General Office on Saturday, May 8, only. There is a limit of 1 pass purchased per customer.

To claim your purchased pass, you will need to show identification upon arrival to Gate K, Saturday, May 8, and the Parking Attendant will place the tag on your windshield. Each person in the vehicle will need to present their Rodeo ticket or a ground pass for Saturday to enter the grounds through this parking lot.


Western Heritage Classic RV has limited availability for 30 amp & 50-amp hookups. There is VERY limited 50 amp full hookups. The deadline to return applications will be on February 22, 2021, but there is no guarantee that there will be any available by this date. ALL RV hookups will be preassigned based on availability. They will be on the southside of the facility in the new RV lots by Guitar Arena and First Financial Pavilion. Once your RV reservation has been received, you will receive a confirmation from, Jodi Riggan confirming your assigned lot number and further instructions for the arrival day. Please make sure to read the gate changes, arrival times and rules before coming in order to prevent congested traffic. No reservations can be made for anyone living less than a 50-mile radius of Abilene. There will be no exceptions to this rule.

2021 Western Heritage Classic RV pricing is a flat rate regardless when you arrive.

The earliest arrival day for RVS is Wednesday, May 5th.

ALL RV spots are priced the same. =$160

There is NO honey wagon available on site. Should you have an RV lot with no sewer hookups it will be at your own cost and responsibility to have a local plumbing company to pump your sewer. Dry Dock is NOT and option anywhere on the facility. Again, RV reservation location is based on when you return your application, and it is first come/pay is closest to main attraction.

You will receive a letter confirming your reservation with further instructions once your RV reservation has been secured.If you should have any questions, contact Jodi Riggan @ jriggan@taylorcountyexpocenter.com or (325)-795-6701.

Early Bird Gets the Worm

We recommend that if you wish to stay in a hotel during Western Heritage Classic that you make your reservations at least a year in advance. Western Heritage Classic takes place the same weekend as Abilene Christian University, Hardin Simmons University, and McMurry University's graduation weekends in some years, therefore book early, if so.


We recommend the following hotels (make sure and mention you are attending an event at the Expo Center):

Comfort Suites, 3165 South Danville

Courtyard by Marriott, 4350 Ridgemont Dr.

Courtyard by Marriott North East, 2141 Scottish Rd, 325-673-0400
- Call the hotel to book the Expo Center discounted rate -

Hampton Inn & Suites & Suites - Mall South, 3917 Ridgemont Dr.

Residence Inn by Marriott, 1641 Musgrave Blvd.

Sayles Landmark, 642 Sayles Boulevard, 325-670-9402
- Built in 1889, it is one of the oldest and most beloved houses in Abilene. It is now Abilene's newest and most up scale bed and breakfasts, a six room, boutique hotel alternative!

TownePlace Suites Marriott, 2141 Scottish Rd, 325-673-0400
-Call the hotel to book the Expo Center discounted rate-

Golf Carts

All Golf Cart Rentals will be made through Metro Golf Cars

Cart Prices for Rentals for 2021

1 Day- $150 + tax (Offered only if available, you cannot reserve)

Metro Golf Cars, Inc
4063 South Freeway
Fort Worth, TX 76110
Phone: 817-921-5491 x 101
Fax 817-924-0037
Rental Department Manager: Johnny Pilcher - johnny@metrogolfcars.com
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