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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Contact:
Thurston County Fair Office at (360) 786-5453 or BodnarK@co.thurston.wa.us

One Week Left for Fair Pre-sale Discounts
Last day for discounts on carnival armbands is July 29

If you want to beat the stampede and get savings for the whole herd, you'll have to hurry—discounts on advance purchase carnival armbands for this year's fair end on Tuesday, July 29.

Get your biggest savings with your advance purchase of carnival ride armbands for only $19 each—that's $5 off the regular price. Carnival armbands are good for unlimited carnival rides for one day during the 2014 fair that runs Wednesday, July 30 through Sunday, August 3.

Season passes are also bargain at 40 percent off the full price daily admission rate. Family Passes will get you five admissions for $25 when purchased in advance, but Family Pass supplies are limited, so get yours today. Remember, admission for children 5 years old and under is always free!

All advance purchase passes and carnival armbands are available only at the Thurston County Fair Office
in Lacey.

For even more savings, bring your carnival armband on July 30 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, and other One Buck Wednesday deals at participating vendors.

Kid's Day is Thursday, July 31 when all admission tickets for kids 6 to 14 years old are just $2 when purchased at the gate. August 1 is also Buddy Day when you can get two carnival armbands for $24 if you and a buddy are both present at the time of purchase (no advance purchase available for Buddy Day special).

Friday, August 1 is Military Appreciation Day at the fair, when fairgoers can get $2 admission tickets when they present their military ID at the gate. There are also lots of other vendor and food deals—just ask about Military Appreciation Day specials and present your military ID.

WHAT: Discount Advance Purchase Fair Passes & Carnival Ride Armbands
  • One-day unlimited carnival rides armband advance purchase – $19
    Ends July 29! (gate price $24; ride tickets $1.25 each)

  • Family Pass (limited quantities available, buy now!) – $25

  • Season Pass (40 percent off the daily admission rate) – $10 to $21

  • *Children ages 5 and under are always FREE!

WHEN: On sale now through Tuesday, July 29

WHERE: Thurston County Fair Office at 3054 Carpenter Road SE in Lacey, 98503


To learn more about 2014 fair events, entertainment and exhibits, contact the Thurston County Fair Office at (360) 786-5453 or visit www.ThurstonCountyFair.org.



"Fun for the Whole Herd at the Thurston County Fair!"
July 30 - Aug. 3



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County Commissioners:

Carolina Mejia
District 1

Gary Edwards
District 2

Tye Menser
District 3