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Washington State Fair

September 14, 2016

The Washington State Fair (Puyallup Fair) is the largest event held each year in the state of Washington. For us living in the Puyallup Valley, we get to enjoy it every year.  The Fair repeatedly ranks as one of the top 10 fairs in the United States. The Washington State Fair actually hosts 2 annual events: the 17 day large Fair event in September and the Spring Fair (smaller version) held 4 days every April.  Not only is the WesternRead More

Washington State Fair Oktoberfest 2015

It’s coming are you ready? It’s German beer and fare time! Oktoberfest Northwest celebrates its 11th year with Washington’s Largest Munich-inspired Festhalle Biergarten, authentic entertainment, traditional German foods and beer, and fun games for all ages. I know I love the chicken dance and singing into the late night. DATES: Fri – Sun, October 9-11 HOURS: Friday: Noon – Midnight, Saturday: 11am – Midnight, Sunday: 9:30am – 6pm LOCATION: Washington State Fair Events Center, enter at Gold or Blue GateRead More

Washington State Fair Rides & Fun!

This Friday the 11th, the Washington State Fair will start again for another year. Each year is more exciting than the last. One of the main attractions of the Puyallup Fair is its rides. Washington State Fair rides are arguably one of the biggest perks of going to the Fair. It brings out the “kid” in all of us.  Every year they have all kinds of kid activities as well so it really is all ages.  In fact, if yourRead More

Washington State Spring Fair 2017

April 17, 2017 Puyallup

It’s that time of the year again! The Spring Fair is only a few days away! Pretty soon the Puyallup Valley will have the aroma of mixed fair foods that will draw you through the gates and take you on a fun-filled Spring Fair experience. Learn more about Puyallup if you’re new to the area. What will your first food stop be? An elephant ear, cotton candy, scones, or krusty pup? Spending time with family, friends, and loved ones atRead More

Free Fair Events and Shows

September 21, 2016 Puyallup, Washington State Fair

The Fair brings in well-known entertainers every year. However, locals know that some of the best traditions and shows take place outside the Puyallup Fair grandstand.  Check out activities and events you can see for free! Shows and Events:  Watch master carver Russ Leno create pumpkin masterpieces at the Giant Pumpkin Carving demos in the Planting Patch – Sept. 24-25 Check out the Sheep Shows in Agriplex – Sept. 21-25 Competition is tight in the Pygmy goat and dairy goat showsRead More

Fair Rides

September 19, 2016 Puyallup, Washington State Fair

One can spy the Extreme Scream (pictured left) from across the Puyallup valley and down Meridian. This tall and towering ride is a staple of the Washington State Fair. From daring teenagers to reserved kiddos, there is an adventure awaiting fair attendees. The Midway Ride section has over 70 rides. These might be too intense for the little ones but perfect for teenagers and older. When you make it to the top of these rides, you’ll catch some great viewsRead More

Fair Activities for Kids

September 13, 2016 Puyallup, Washington State Fair

The Washington State Fair does have a lot of activities for the kids. Also, if you child is under 5 – they get info the fair for free! Discover the Dinosaurs Discover the Dinosaurs is a walk-through exhibit designed to bring you back in time to a landscape where dinosaurs lived. See a variety of different dinosaurs and be amazed these creatures once roamed the earth! Admission: $6 per person   Kids under 2 are free (with a paid adult) Planting PatchRead More

Music at the Fair

September 9, 2016 Entertainment, Puyallup

Every year the Washington State Fair hosts a variety of musicians that entertain visitors who fill the grandstands. From country to rock, the fair hosts a great lineup of musicians. Artists like Smash Mouth, Tim McGraw, Jimmy Buffet, Kid Rock, and a few others have already made their stop at the fair. Take a listen to some of the videos below to get an idea of what artists are up next!   Below are upcoming shows:   THOMPSON SQUARE DANCIN’Read More

Washington State Rodeo

September 2, 2016 Puyallup, Washington State Fair

The Washington State Rodeo will take place from September 9th-11th. We welcome the best cowboys and cowgirls from the region to participate in a variety of events and festivities. A parade starting at 10:00am traveling down Meridian St. will mark the beginning of the Rodeo at the Fair on Friday, September 9th.  A breakfast will take place at Pioneer Park in Downtown Puyallup before the parade from 8am-10am. Events at the rodeo this year will include bull riding, bareback riding, tie-down roping, team roping,Read More

Countdown to the Fall Fair

August 24, 2016 Puyallup

The highly anticipated Washington State Fair, known to locals as the Puyallup Fair is just around the corner. On September 2nd the gates will open and the smell of scones and krusty pups will begin to fill the Puyallup Valley. As always a variety of activities and events are happening great for a night out with friends, a weekend with the family, or an evening date. Fair food includes classics like cotton candy, caramel apples, and corn dogs. The all-time favoriteRead More

Puyallup Spring Fair 2016

The best part of spring in Puyallup is the sheer volume of fun activities to do in the area. Following in the fun filled footsteps of the Daffodil Parade, The Washington State Spring Fair is gearing up for an even bigger and better fair for 2016. Filled with fun activities for the whole family, the Fair, from April 14th until April 17th, is one of the biggest attractions in the state. For over the last ten decades, the fair hasRead More

Washington Sportsmen Show in Puyallup

This weekend marks the start of the Washington Sportsmen Show in Puyallup at the Washington State Fair Events Center at the fairgrounds. This five day event is returning to the Northwest to showcase new attractions and exciting new products for men, women and children who have a passion for the outdoors. This event is the ultimate event for everyone of all ages interested in the outdoors and outdoor related activities and sports. This outdoor showcase offers attendees great deals andRead More

Puyallup Fair Concerts 2015

The Washington State Fair (Puyallup Fair) will be starting this weekend and for me personally, I love the concerts.  Over the years, I would say that I have attended 6 or so concerts in the grandstands.  It’s been a great time and they continue to bring big names to our small town.  I remember growing up even our family went together for a few.  If you’re familiar with the Fair concerts, you’ll see a few repeats each year but theyRead More

Real Estate Guide

July 20, 2015

Welcome to our Puyallup real estate guide. We’ve worked hard to cover a lot of real estate information in this guide. As you know, Puyallup is a wonderful place to live. Having lived in Puyallup for 35 years, I really wouldn’t live anywhere else. There is a mixture of residents who have moved to Puyallup due to military or just enjoy experiencing all four seasons. I have lived downtown in the Valley by the Washington State Fair as well asRead More

Puyallup Fair is Heating Up!

The (Puyallup Fair) Washington State Fair is the largest event held each year in the state of Washington. This fair repeatedly ranks as one of the top 10 fairs in the United States. The Washington State fair actually hosts 2 annual events: the 17 day each September Washington State Fair and the Spring Fair held 4 days every April. History of the Name In 2006, the fair was officially referred to as the “Western Washington Fair”. But during that year,Read More

Real Estate

May 14, 2015

Advantages to Homeownership in Puyallup When buying or selling a home in puyallup for the first time it can be quite a nerve racking endeavor. There are a lot of questions about homeownership, benefits, and tax saving options. Here is some information below to get your started when buying. We do recommend reaching out to a Puyallup real estate professional. Right now is a great time to view all our listings in Puyallup. Here we are going to give youRead More

Puyallup Weekend Fun (July 22-23)

July 20, 2017 Puyallup

It’s almost the weekend! Check out the different events in the community to pack your weekend with some fun. We hope you have been enjoying your summer and making the most of this glorious sunshine! Washington State Fair Events Bubble Run Hours: 8am–10am start times Location: Enter the Blue Gate Parking: Blue Parking Lot – $10 per car Admission: www.bubblerun.com/upcoming-events/seattle-wa-2017 for details Email: info@bubblerun.com Website: www.bubblerun.com/upcoming-events/seattle-wa-2017 Clad in white T-shirts, bubblers of all ages walk, dance and play across 3.1 miles of absolute fun!Read More

Weekend Events in Puyallup 6/24-25

June 22, 2017 Puyallup

The weekend is just a few days away! It is going to be a VERY hot weekend with the temperatures reaching 90 degrees on Saturday and Sunday. Make sure to apply plenty of sunscreen, put on your hat, and dig out your sunglasses. It’s a busy weekend around the South Sound, so read on to check out what is happening! If you love food, this is a great weekend to get out and about! WA State Fair Events Seattle-Tacoma PetRead More

Weekend Events in Puyallup 6/24-25

June 22, 2017

The weekend is just a few days away! It is going to be a VERY hot weekend with the temperatures reaching 90 degrees on Saturday and Sunday. Make sure to apply plenty of sunscreen, put on your hat, and dig out your sunglasses. It’s a busy weekend around the South Sound, so read on to check out what is happening! If you love food, this is a great weekend to get out and about! WA State Fair Events Seattle-Tacoma PetRead More

Puyallup Weekend Events June 2-4 – 2017

It’s been a bit of a cloudy week after a stretch of sun, but it looks like the warm rays will return this weekend! Click here for this weekend’s weather forecast.  Today is the first day of June, and that means those long summer nights are not too far out! Take a look at what is happening in the Puyallup community this weekend.We hope you make the most of your time away from work, school, or other duties and check out theseRead More

Puyallup Happenings May15th to 21st

May 15, 2017 Puyallup

It’s a new week in Puyallup WA, which means new activities and events are taking place in the community. We hope you had a wonderful weekend and got to celebrate your mother and the different mother figures in your life! Take a moment to read through what you could be a part of or get involved in within the Puyallup community this week. The Washington State Fair is hosting a couple of great events his week. Happy Monday and weRead More

What To Do In Puyallup (May 1-7)

May 1, 2017 Puyallup

Welcome to a new week City of Puyallup! We said goodbye to April over the weekend and now we are ushering in the first week of May. The Washington State Spring Fair is over. The weather forecast calls for some warmer temperatures this week. I wouldn’t complain if we got a few more rays of sunshine this week, would you? Make sure you get outside and spend time in the warmer weather. You won’t regret it, and who knows howRead More

Puyallup Events (April 24-30)

April 25, 2017 Puyallup

Welcome to a new week Puyallup! April showers bring May flowers. It has been a very rainy last couple of months, and as April comes to an end I’m sure many of you are looking forward to sunnier days. It’s the time of the year where tulip farms are filled with rows of colorful flowers, the pink cherry blossoms have graced our streets, and we start to see just a little bit of the sun between rain showers. We hopeRead More

Puyallup Events (March 27-April 2)

March 27, 2017 Puyallup

Welcome to a new week City of Puyallup! We hope you had a terrific weekend and are looking forward to a great week ahead. We are reaching the end of March, and April will be here within the next week. Spring is officially in swing, can you feel the temperatures rising out there? I know many people are excited to see some nicer weather as we head into April. Take a moment to read below and check out the differentRead More

Puyallup Events (March 27-April 2)

March 27, 2017

Welcome to a new week Puyallup! We hope you had a terrific weekend and are looking forward to a great week ahead. We are reaching the end of March, and April will be here within the next week. Spring is officially in swing, can you feel the temperatures rising out there? I know many people are excited to see some nicer weather as we head into April. Take a moment to read below and check out the different events happening inRead More

Puyallup Events & Activities (March 20th-26th 2017)

March 20, 2017 Entertainment, Puyallup

Welcome to the first official day of Spring!  We are going to see cherry blossoms bloom, and our famous daffodils pop up pretty soon! It’s a beautiful time of year in Washington, but especially in Puyallup. We hope that you had a terrific weekend and made the most of the sunshine. It looks like we are going to be seeing some rain clouds this week. Take a moment to read below and check out the different events happening in PuyallupRead More

Puyallup Events (March 13-19)

March 13, 2017 Puyallup

Welcome to a new week! We hope you had a great weekend and are ready to take on the week ahead. Read below to learn about the different events taking place in Puyallup this week. The Washington State Fair, South Hill Mall, Sunrise Village, and the Downtown Library are hosting a range of events you are sure to enjoy.  Washington State Fair Events  Almost Spring Swap Meet and Car Show- March 18 & 19 Gallopin Gertie’s Model A Club presentsRead More