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 shows – Sept. 23-25
Cheer on the Sea Gals on Showplace Stage, sponsored by Aqua Rec’s—Sept. 24
Meet Seahawks Defensive End Michael Bennett on Friday, Sept. 23 on the Coca-Cola Stage, 6:00—8:00 p.m.
Eric Buss has a comedy and magic show on the Coca-Cola Stage that can’t be missed – Sept. 21-25
Catch a Rising Star Talent Show at Showplace Stage, sponsored by Aqua Rec’s – Sept. 22-24
Here are some activities that you can enjoy daily:
Check out more than 50 unique wild and wacky collections in Hobby Hall
Check out the beautiful Washington and International Photo Competition in the Photo Salon in the Pavilion, 2nd floor
See the talent our students possess at the Jr./Sr. High Art Show in the Pavilion
Watch artisans create clay pottery, handmade bags, fused glass created right before your eyes in Artists in Action
Enjoy the talent of Washington artists in the Fine Arts Show including drawing, oil painting, digital art, and more
Learn about Western art while visiting the Fred Oldfield Western Art Heritage Center
Come to Home Arts for art and culinary demonstrations
Have your picture taken with Big Washington, our lovable and friendly Bigfoot costume character
To see a full list of free things to do at the fair website.