About The Fairgrounds

Located in Monroe, Washington Since 1949, the 193-acre Evergreen State Fairgrounds is home to the Evergreen State Fair which attract hundreds of thousands of visitors each year.  The Fairgrounds includes several permanent facilities which are used year-round for Northwest horse shows, trade shows, swap meets, auto races and more. The Gary D. Weikel Events Center (a 36,000 square foot multi-purpose building); the Evergreen Speedway with its paved oval track, is the only NASCAR venue in Washington and has a 7,000-seat covered grandstand; a clear-span sporting arena that can seat 4,000, two RV areas with dump stations, and a variety of other permanent exhibition facilities.

Mission Statement of the Evergreen State Fairgrounds

The mission of the Evergreen State Fairgrounds, as a multi-purpose event facility, is to enrich the area’s quality of life by providing educational, entertainment, recreational, agricultural, commercial and social activities for the benefit of the residents and businesses of Snohomish County and surrounding communities.

Values Statement of the Evergreen State Fairgrounds

Integral to our mission, the Evergreen State Fairgrounds is committed to:

  • Providing a first-class venue for community celebrations and events
  • Showcasing and promoting the area’s agriculture, commerce, technology and culture
  • Supporting the visitor and tourism industry
  • Offering a safe, clean and accessible environment for everyone
  • Providing outstanding customer service
  • Operating in a fiscally-responsible manner