Foundation Events

The Washington State Fair Foundation hosts a series of community events each year as part of our annual fundraising plan. Proceeds from each event benefit our educational programs and improvement projects.

Fundraising Events

  • Friday, August 3rd, 2018 – Round Up Auction
    • The auction is a Fair tradition, rounding up dollars for scholarships with frenzied bids on fabulous auction packages.
  • Wednesday, April 18, 2018Rock the Roller Coaster
    • An informal kick-off to the Spring Fair, Rock the Roller Coaster is an evening of fun that includes dinner, rides on the roller coaster and some carnival games!

Thanks to our sponsors and event attendees, we had a great 2017 event season! With your support, our events raised over $300,000 for Educational Programs and Scholarships!

Our Rock the Roller Coaster events helped to fund the NEW Historic Grandstand Lounge that opened at the 2017 Washington State Fair. Join us again in 2018 for one of our fun events or for more information on sponsorships contact, Holly Ball @


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