Bay County Community Center

Beth Trahan, Recreation Coordinator

800 John F. Kennedy Drive
Bay City, Michigan 48706
Voice: (989) 894-0671
Fax: (989) 893-5532

Facility Rentals

Rentals at the Bay County Community Center

Various room sizes are available for all occasions. Including showers, parties, classes, business meetings and more. Room rates are hourly.

 Room #
 *Max Capacity
 Weekday Weekend


 80/90 (chairs only)




 40/50 (chairs only)



 Small Gym

 240/300 (chairs only)



 Large Gym

 340/499 (chairs only)



(*Note: Max. Capacity is with tables & chairs). Call the Community Center between 7:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. for room availability.

Rentals at the Bay County Fairgrounds

The Canteen Hall

Are you looking to host a wedding, graduation party, shower, or large event? The Canteen at the Bay County Fairgrounds might be the perfect place! 

The Canteen has a seating capacity is 250 people. There is an abundance of parking for all of your guests.

To rent the Canteen, the cost is $306.00 if you are not serving alcohol. If you are serving alcohol, the price is $611.00 and a security guard, contracted by Bay County, will be at the event. A $125.00 security deposit is due when the contract is signed and will be fully refunded if the building is left in the same manner as it was found.

If you are interested in finding out more information about renting the Canteen at the Bay County Fairgrounds, please contact Beth Trahan, Recreation Coordinator at 989-894-0671 or

Other Fairgrounds Rentals

For further information on the availability of rental facilities at the Bay County Fairgrounds, please contact the Bay County Community Center. 


Additional Info




30 x 60



Merchant's Building

30 x 130




Per Weekend




 Per day



Rental Storage Space

Indoor storage space is available at the fairgrounds for your vehicle, boat, travel trailer or motorcycle from October 15th to May 1st for $204.00 per unit! 10' high limit.

Because space is limited, please reserve your spot with Beth Trahan at 989-894-0671.