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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, July 7, 2016
Thurston County Fair Office, (360) 786-5453, or BodnarK@co.thurston.wa.us

Buy Fair Passes Now and Save
Advance purchase discounts on admission passes and carnival armbands

OLYMPIA - Buying your admission passes and carnival ride armbands in advance of this year's Thurston County Fair will get you savings for the whole herd! Discount admission passes and carnival ride armbands are now available at the Thurston County Fair Office.

What: Discount Advance Purchase Fair Passes & Carnival Ride Armbands
  • Season Pass - $10 to $21
  • One-day unlimited carnival rides armband advance purchase - $25
  • *Children ages five and under are always FREE!
When: On sale now through Tuesday, August 2, 2016
Where: Thurston County Fair Office at 3054 Carpenter Road SE in Lacey, 98503

Get the biggest savings with your advance purchase of carnival ride armbands for only $25 each-that's $5 off the regular price! Carnival armbands are good for unlimited carnival rides for one day during the 2016 fair that runs Wednesday, August 3 through Sunday, August 7.

Season passes are also bargain at 40 percent off the full price daily admission rate. Remember, admission for children five years old and younger is always free!

For even more savings, bring your carnival armband on August 3, for "One Buck Wednesday". All adult, youth and senior admission prices are just $1 with a non-perishable food donation per person to the Thurston County Food Bank. Doors open at 10 a.m. on One Buck Wednesday. Be sure to check out all of the One Buck Wednesday specials, including one buck food specials.

Kid's Day is Thursday, August 4, when all admission tickets for kids 6 to 14 years old are just $2 when purchased at the gate. August 4, is also Buddy Day when you can get two carnival armbands for $25 if you and a buddy are both present at the time of purchase. You cannot advance purchase for the Buddy Day special.

Friday, August 5, is Military Appreciation Day at the fair, where admission tickets are $2 at the gate when fairgoers present their military ID.

To learn more about 2016 fair events, entertainment and exhibits, contact the Thurston County Fair Office at (360) 786-5453 or visit www.ThurstonCountyFair.org.

"Go Quackers Over the 2016 Thurston County Fair!"
August 3-7, 2016



County Commissioners:

Carolina Mejia
District 1

Gary Edwards
District 2

Tye Menser
District 3