Thurston County facilities are now open to the public with restrictions, including maintaining physical distancing of at least six feet at all times and, per the Washington State Secretary of Health’s face covering order wearing a cloth face covering or mask.
If you come to county facilities, please be prepared for potentially long wait times or lines due to distancing guidelines. We continue to encourage residents to access county services online, by phone, by email, or through the use of drop boxes
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Superintendent: Mary Jo Rydholm 360-556-0819
CLASS 1 – SEWING CONSTRUCTION
CLASS 2 - FASHION REVUEPoints: Blue – 30 Red – 25 White – 15The Monday before the beginning of fair, arrive at 6pm for entry and judging. Fashion shows will be held during the 5-day fair event. Contestants will be judged on stage presentation. All entrants must complete EM0682 - State Fashion Revue Personal Data Sheet and write a commentary. Data Sheets may be obtained from the Extension Office.
CLASS 3 - CONSUMERThis contest is held concurrent with Fashion Revue. Worksheets, tags, sales receipts and commentary shall accompany garment. Worksheets may be obtained from Extension Office. Premium points given for modeling and worksheet (worksheets may not be displayed).
CLASS 4 - CLOTHING CONSTRUCTION EXPO
CLASS 5 - REDUCE, REUSE, RECYCLE CHALLENGEThis class allows for the exhibitor to create a wearable article of clothing, or a functional accessory, from the chosen base item. All entries must have an accompanying 3x5 card explaining the process for creation of this year’s exhibit. The original item must be distinguishable, even if only through explanation, to the judge. Entries will be judged on ingenuity, construction, functionality, and style. Base Item is chosen by the Superintendent. Class will be judged at the same time as other Division S contests by the same judge. The base item may be an article of denim clothing or a commercially knit garment.
CLASS 6 - FIBER ARTSPoints: Blue -12 Red-8 White- 4