On-Site Food Offering

Grandstand & Tradeshow Eats

Nothing makes traveling fun like trying lots of different foods including what’s unique for each place you go. We’ve gathered a great collection of local to national food vendor favorites varying from comfort food to international cuisine.

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 Café & Vendor Hours & Menu Highlights 

List of Participating Vendors

  • Blazin Bronco BBQ
  • Chick-fil-A
  • Clover Café
  • Cowboy Concessions
  • Dippin Dots
  • General Store (Café)
  • Good Times Grill (Café)
  • Hitchin' Post (Café)
  • Horseshoe Café
  • JJ's Concessions
  • Kings Funnel Cakes
  • Kona Ice
  • KS Ice Cream
  • LoLo's LLC
  • Made it Myself Shaved Ice
  • Maui Wowi Coffee and Smoothies
  • Pupi Poppin Enterprises
  • Roy's Fresh Lemonade
  • Texas Twister Drink
  • The Corner Kitchen
  • The Cup n' Cork

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Lancaster Event Center Fairgrounds has cafes convenient to the action throughout our buildings. We’ve heard you loud and clear—you want great variety of food options on site at NHSFR Lincoln from quick & inexpensive to healthier, sit down options. We create our own food for over 320 events a year from trade or horse show cafes to food inside and out for Nebraska’s largest county fair to hosting 1,100 person banquets--so we have you covered! 


Indoor Café Menu Sample


  • Breakfast Burrito
  • Breakfast Sandwiches
  • Biscuit w/ Sausage Gravy
  • Fresh Cut Fruit
  • Yogurt

Lunch & Dinner:

  • Austin Blues Pulled Pork & Beef Brisket Sandwiches
  • 1/3# Certified Angus Beef Burgers
  • Nebraska Proud Red Fairbury ¼ # hot dogs
  • ¼ # Wimmers Polish Dogs



Featured Specials will rotate all week may include:

  • Homemade Meatloaf w/ mashed potatoes
  • Certified Angus Hot Beef sandwich
  • Honey Apple Pork Loin Buffet Plate
  • Chili Lime Tilapia Buffet Plate
  • Teriyaki Chicken Rice Bowl
  • Cilantro Lime Chicken Rice Bowl
  • Fajita Steak Nachos
  • Taco Salad
  • Chicken Berry Salad
  • Turkey Cranberry Almond Wrap
  • Buffalo Chicken Wrap
  • Lasagna


Full selection of snacks, beverages


 clover cafe    horse shoe cafe    

Clover Cafe (inside Lincoln Room)


Horseshoe Cafe (inside Multi-Purpose Arena)



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General Store (inside Pavilion 2)


Hitchin' Post Cafe (inside Pavilion 3)


 Good Times Grill (between Pavilion 1 & Pavilion 4)