Thurston County Fair
2016 Thurston County Fair

The Thurston County Fair in Olympia, Washington is a family-oriented, old fashioned, five-day fair.

The 2016 Fair runs Aug. 3 through Aug. 7.

Admission hours are from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., Wednesday through Saturday, and 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday.

Tickets can be purchased in advance at a discount or at the gate. Discount admission passes and carnival ride armbands are on sale now at the Thurston County Fair Office!

There are loads of concerts and entertaining acts each and every day during Fair Week, all of which are free with your paid admission.

Calling all Vendors!

Whether you sell clothing or crafts, tools and gadgets for home and garden, or toys and trinkets that are just plain fun, the 2016 Fair has the perfect place for you to get noticed and get customers. Vendors are invited to reserve a booth at this year’s Fair. More information here.

Savor South Sound Join Us at Savor South Sound

Savor locally crafted beer, wine and cider at the 3rd annual Savor South Sound tasting event on Friday, Aug. 5 and Saturday, Aug. 6.

Savor South Sound details.
Pancake Breakfast Free Pancake Breakfast!

Make plans to join the Thurston County Board of County Commissioners on Saturday, August 6, from 8:30 to 10 a.m., for the free (with paid admission) pancake breakfast.

The breakfast is served on the east side of Heritage Hall (the log building)
Free Shuttle to the Fair Ride the Free Shuttle to the Fair!

Park free at Woodland Elementary School, 4630 Carpenter Rd. S.E., or the North Thurston Bus Barn, 6620 Carpenter Road S.E., and ride the free shuttle during Fair Week.

Thank you North Thurston Bus Drivers for volunteering!
We're the Perfect Fit for Your Event We're the Perfect Fit for Your Event!

If you have a celebration or business meeting, the Thurston County Fairgrounds has the right space at the right price for your event.
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Contact the Fair Office at (360) 786-5453, or e-mail us.
Calendar of Events
Thurston County Fair
Fairground Events
Fair Week Events
Fair News
Thurston County Fair
Latest Fair news
Fall Holiday Bazaar
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Olympic Model Railroad Society
Thurston County Fair - Olympic Model Railroad Society
Display is open Thursdays & Saturdays
Thurston County Fair volunteer Opportunities
Opportunities for volunteering
Map & Directions
Thurston County Fair
Turn-by-turn directions, street map, and Fairgrounds map