The Fair

  • Wed Sep 1st, 2010 11:24pm
  • News

Share your fair photos

See readers’ photos from the Evergreen State Fair in an online photo gallery at www.heraldnet.com/fair.

It’s not too late to submit your Evergreen Fair snapshots. E-mail jpg files to community@heraldnet.com to be considered for the gallery. Please include your full name and city.

Today’s picks

Kids younger than 15 get in free

Kids, 3 p.m.: Pie-eating contest at the Comcast Courtyard Stage.

Animals, 6 p.m.: 4-H hand-milking contest for adult men.

Entertainment, 7:30 p.m.: Comedy at the grandstand. Rated PG. Howie Mandel with opening acts Jaron and The Long Road to Love and John Mendoza.

Ticket prices

General admission:

  • Adults, 16-61, $10
  • Senior citizens, 62-89, $7

    90 and older, free

    Youth, 6-15, $7

    Kids younger than 5, free

    Fair hours

  • 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Carnival hours

  • 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.
  • Parking

  • $8 weekdays, no re-entry
  • $10 weekends, no re-entry

    How to get there

    The Evergreen State Fairgrounds are at 14405 179th Ave. SE in Monroe, 14 miles east of Everett, on U.S. 2 and about 30 miles northeast of Seattle via I-405 and Highway 522.

    Community Transit Routes 270, 271 and 275 will serve a special stop near the west entrance of the fairgrounds with service between Everett and Monroe every 30 to 60 minutes.

    Schedules for each route are available onboard buses or at www.communitytransit.org.

    No service Sundays or Labor Day.

    Website: www.evergreenfair.org

    24-hour line: 360-805-6700