Fairgrounds Calendar of Events
July, 2022
Wednesday, July 27
10:30 am
Cupcake Decorating
Heritage Hall outside on the green
10:30 am
All day Corn Hole
Heritage Hall outside on the green
10am-9pm
Professor Bamboozle
Food Court
All Day
Grizzly Artwork Carving Demonstrations
In Front of Heritage Hall
All Day
SPCTRM Sound
All Day
Wings Aerial Acrobats
Next to Expo Center Stage
11:30am-12:30pm
Paramount Martial Arts
Expo Center
12pm
Reptile Isle
Fairgrounds
1pm-2pm
Slieveloughane Dancers
Expo Center
3pm
Gardening Demonstration
Expo Center Lobby
3:00pm
Reptile Isle
In Front of Heritage Hall
4pm-5pm
Slieveloughane Dancers
Expo Center
6pm
Welcoming Ceremony
Expo Stage
6pm-7pm
KAOS Dance Delite
Food Court Stage
6pm
Reese Neal
Expo Center
6:00pm
Reptile Isle
In Front of Heritage Hall
Thursday, July 28
10am-9pm
Professor Bamboozle
Food Court
All Day
SPCTRM Sound
All Day
Wings Aerial Acrobats
Next to Expo Center Stage
All Day
Grizzly Artwork Carving Demonstrations
In Front of Heritage Hall
11:00 am
Sack Races
Heritage Hall outside on the green
11:30-12:30pm
Paramount Martial Arts
Expo Center
12pm - 2pm
Enter Chocolate Cake Contest
Expo Center
12pm
Reptile Isle
Fairgrounds
2:00 pm
Egg on spoon
Heritage Hall outside on the green
3:00pm
Reptile Isle
Fairgrounds
5pm-6pm
Olympia Highlanders Bagpipe
Food Court Stage
5:00 p.m.
Sevalynn
Expo Stage
6pm-7pm
Tanglefoot Cloggers
Food Court Stage
6pm
Reptile Isle
Fairgrounds
7:00 p.m.
Dakota Poorman
Expo Stage
7:30 pm
High School Equestrian Team Exhibition-Yelm High School (event subject to change)
Andrews Arena
Friday, July 29
10am-9pm
Professor Bamboozle
Food Court
All Day
Grizzly Artwork Carving Competition
In Front of Heritage Hall
All Day
Wings Aerial Acrobats
Next to Expo Center Stage
11:30-12:30pm
Paramount Martial Arts
Expo Center
12pm - 2pm
Enter Cookie Contest
Expo Bldg.
12pm
Reptile Isle
Fairgrounds
3:30pm-4:30pm
Debbies Dance
Expo Center
3pm
Reptile Isle
Fairgrounds
4pm
Grizzley Artwork Carving Auction
Front of Heritage Hall
5pm-6pm
Off Boulevard
Food Court Stage
5:30pm
Sack Races
Heritage Hall Green
6pm
Reptile Isle
Fairgrounds
7:00 p.m.
Ethan Tucker
Expo Stage
Saturday, July 30
8:30am
County commissioners Pancake Breakfast
Heritage Hall Kitchen
10:00am-9:00pm
Professor Bamboozle
Food Court
All Day
Wings Aerial Acrobats
Next to Expo Center Stage
All Day
Grizzly Artwork Carving Competition
In Front of Heritage Hall
11:30am-1:30pm
Capital Area Concert Band
Expo Center
11:30-12:30pm
Paramount Martial Arts
Expo Center
12pm - 2pm
Enter Best Berry Pie Contest
Expo Center
12pm
Reptile Isle
Fairgrounds
1pm-2pm
Tanglefoot Cloggers
2:30pm-4:30pm
Backlash
Food Court Stage
2pm-3pm
Kinetic Dance
Expo Center
3pm
Gardening Demonstrations
Expo Bldg. Lobby
3pm-4pm
The Brass Quintet
Expo Center
3:00pm
Reptile Isle
Fairgrounds
4pm-5pm
Mas Uda Dancers
Food Court Stage
4pm
Grizzley Artwork Carving Auction
Front of Heritage Hall
5pm-6pm
Troupe Reshaad
Food Court Stage
5pm
Reptile Isle
Fairgrounds
6pm
Market Animal Sale
Hicks Lake Barn
6pm
Nail Driving
Food Court Stage
7:00 p.m.
DNA
Expo Stage
7:30pm
High School Equestrian Team Performance (event subject to change
Andrews Arena
Sunday, July 31
10am-9pm
Professor Bamboozle
Food Court
All Day
Wings Aerial Acrobats
Next to Expo Center Stage
All Day
Grizzly Artwork Carving Competition
In Front of Heritage Hall
11:30-12:30pm
Paramount Martial Arts
Expo Center
12pm - 2pm
Enter Cupcake Contest
Expo Center
12pm
Reptile Isle
Fairgrounds
1pm-2pm
Troupe Reshaad
Food Court Stage
2:30pm
Hay Scramble
The Green
3pm
Gardening Demonstration
Expo Center Lobby
3:00pm
Reptile Isle
Fairgrounds
4:00 p.m.
Grizzley Artwork Carving Auction
Front of Heritage Hall
6pm
Reptile Isle
Fairgrounds
February, 2023
Wednesday, February 1
7pm - 9pm
Thurston County Fair Board Meeting
Heritage Hall
Saturday, February 18
9am - 4pm
Big Top Promotions - Gun Sale
Sokolik Bldg.
Sunday, February 19
9am - 6pm
Big Top Promotions - Gun Sale
Sokolik Bldg.
March, 2023
Wednesday, March 1
7pm - 9pm
Thurston County Fair Board meeting
Heritage Hall
Saturday, March 4
10am - 3pm
Thurston Conservation District- Native Plant Sale
Thurston County Fairgrounds - Peterson Barn
April, 2023
Wednesday, April 5
7pm - 9pm
Thurston County Fair Board meeting
Heritage Hall
Saturday, April 8
9 am - 6 pm
Big Top Promotions - Gun Sale
Sokolik Bldg.
Sunday, April 9
9 am - 4pm
Big Top Promotions - Gun Sale
Sokolik Bldg.
Friday, April 14
12pm-2:30pm
Black Hills District Garden Club Flower Show
Heritage Hall
Saturday, April 15
9am - 4pm
WA Native Plant Society - Plant Sale
Peterson Barn
10am - 4pm
Norway Days
Thurston Expo Center
Saturday, April 22
8am - 5pm
Thurston County Foundation:  Second Hand Safari Garage Sale
Thurston County Fairgrounds
May, 2023
Wednesday, May 3
7pm - 9pm
Thurston County Fair Board meeting
Heritage Hall
Friday, May 12
10am - 4pm
Girlfriends Vintage Market
Thurston County Fairgrounds
Saturday, May 13
10am - 4pm
Girlfriends Vintage Market
Thurston County Fairgrounds
June, 2023
Saturday, June 3
10am - 6pm
Duck Dash
Fairgrounds
Wednesday, June 7
7pm - 9pm
Thurston County Fair Board Meeting
Heritage Hall
Saturday, June 10
9am - 6pm
Big Top Promotions - Gun Sale
Sokolik Bldg.
Sunday, June 11
9am - 4pm
Big Top Promotions - Gun Sale
Sokolik Bldg.
Saturday, June 17
10am - 6pm
Rods and Reels In Need Fishing Expo
Thurston County Fairgrounds
Saturday, June 24
10am - 6pm
Alls Faire
Thurston County Fairgrounds
Sunday, June 25
10am - 6pm
Alls Faire
Thurston County Fairgrounds
September, 2023
Wednesday, September 6
7pm - 8pm
Thurston County Fair Board meeting
Heritage Hall
Friday, September 8
12pm - 4pm
Thurston County Foundation:  Second Hand Safari Garage Sale
Thurston County Fairgrounds
Saturday, September 9
8am - 4pm
Thurston County Foundation:  Second Hand Safari Garage Sale
Thurston County Fairgrounds
9am - 3pm
Tacoma Glass Blowing Studio- Glass Pumpkin Patch
Thurston Expo Center
Saturday, September 23
10am - 4pm
South Sound Makers Market: Fall NW Market
Thurston County Fairgrounds -Heritage Hall
Sunday, September 24
10am - 4pm
South Sound Makers Market: Fall NW Market
Thurston County Fairgrounds -Heritage Hall
October, 2023
Friday, October 6
12pm - 6pm
Olympia Weavers Guild Sale
Heritage Hall
Saturday, October 7
9am - 6pm
Big Top Promotions - Gun Sale
Sokolik Bldg.
10am - 6pm
Olympia Weavers Guild Sale
Heritage Hall
Sunday, October 8
9am - 4pm
Big Top Promotions - Gun Sale
Sokolik Bldg.
November, 2023
Friday, November 3
4pm - 8pm
Homemade for the Holidays
Thurston County Fairgrounds
Saturday, November 4
9am - 4pm
Homemade for the Holidays
Thurston County Fairgrounds
Friday, November 10
3pm - 8pm
Girlfriends HOLIDAY Market
Thurston County Fairgrounds
Saturday, November 11
10am - 4pm
Girlfriends HOLIDAY Market
Thurston County Fairgrounds
Friday, November 17
5pm - 10pm
3rd Annual Kris Kringle Market
Thurston County Fairgrounds
Saturday, November 18
2pm - 10pm
3rd Annual Kris Kringle Market
Thurston County Fairgrounds
Friday, November 24
2pm - 8pm
South Sound Makers Market - Holidays in the Northwest
Thurston Expo & Heritage Hall
Saturday, November 25
10am - 4pm
South Sound Makers Market - Holidays in the Northwest
Thurston Expo Center & Heritage Hall
December, 2023
Saturday, December 16
9am - 6pm
Big Top Promotions - Gun Sale
Sokolik Bldg.
Sunday, December 17
9am - 4pm
Big Top Promotions - Gun Sale
Sokolik Bldg.