Washington State Fair, Puyallup

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#77 of 291 in Outdoors in Washington State
The Washington State Fair is the largest single attraction held annually in the state of Washington. The Fair continually ranks among the largest fairs in the world. The Washington State Fair hosts two annual events, the 21-day Washington State Fair every September, and the four-day Spring Fair in Puyallup every April.
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  • An excellent fair, reasonable prices on the food, etc as compared to the Clark Co. WA fair at home. I went with my granddaughter who was showing in the 4H Horse Gaming. the fair personnel at the 4H ga...  more »
  • We have gone to the Fair for over 20 years and are still enjoying it. There is always something new to review or a show to watch. Best of all we get to eat what we don't have at home. Love their hambu...  more »
  • I came to this fair, to see a concert. Turns out the Hotel I booked was just up the hill, a 5 minute walk. This fair had lots of attractions, rides, games, & merchandise to purchase. Food galore! But ...  more »
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  • Parking situation is not very ideal but then when there are so many people, who wants to complain. The place is really huge and has a good number of exhibits. You can easily spend the whole day and there will be still more to see. Definitely a must try if you stay in Washington. Looking forward to seeing it again this year.
  • Was at the Washington State Fairgrounds to teach a class for an event. Once inside it was nice, but it was very difficult to decipher from the outside and driving around where the front was. And when we found it, it looked closed. This was partially due to the event not having proper signage on the outside. This caused us to park a great deal away and carrying a heavy load to get inside. When we got inside we asked one of the workers if they had a cart or anything and they said no, then later seen the same worker with an empty cart. It looks like a great place to have a larger event like the state fair but for this time, it was ok.
  • Awesome, exciting, great food, friendly staff. Overall a great experience! We were grateful for the electric scooters you can rent for my mom who has bad feet/ankles. The electric scooter made it possible for her to come and enjoy the fair with us!
  • I try to make it to every spring and fall fairs! This is a great place to go for carnival food, big rides, sideshow style games, and shopping for everything from clothes to arts and crafts. If you like animals at all, be sure to look into the agricultural shows; there's always a petting zoo and plenty of exotic things like llamas and camels. Be sure to book tickets online in advance for a discount and arrive early to get good parking.
  • The spring fair is less crowded than the fall State Fair. It's still got Fair Scones, but less animal exhibits. The art displays were nice as were the STEM project displays. The merchants areas were less packed so you could walk normal speed and still see and enjoy the booths.

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