About Us

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The Evergreen State Fairgrounds

14405 179th Ave SE

Monroe, WA  98272


Office Hours:

8:30am-4:30pm, Monday-Friday

closed for lunch from 12:30pm-1:30pm

Phone number: 360-805-6700

Fax number: 360-794-8027

Click here to reach a Staff Member 


The Evergreen State Fairgrounds are located one mile west of Monroe, WA; 14 miles east of Everett, on US2; about 30 miles northeast of Seattle via I-405 & SR 522.  Click here for a Map of the Fairgrounds.  We are conveniently located near hotels and motels and have 278 RV sites on the Fairgrounds.  The Evergreen State Fair began in downtown Monroe in 1908, moving to its present location in 1945.  The Fairgrounds cover 194 partially wooded and landscaped acres.  The Evergreen State Fairgrounds are booked year round for many activities including:

  • Murder Mystery & other dinner, dance and auction fundraisers 
  • The Evergreen State Spring Festival

  • The Ursulmas Medieval Festival

  • Model, Hobby and Train Shows
  • WA Prospector's Gold & Mineral Show
  • Cascade Mountainmen Show
  • Quilters Anonymous
  • Giant Spring & Fall Auto Swap Meets
  • Oktoberfest
  • Car Sales
  • Bull riding events
  • Horse shows most weekends from March through October
  • Meetings
  • Training seminars
  • Indoor Motorsports
  • Numerous small animal shows

The Fairgrounds are also busy hosting 4-H events and programs, and our neighbor, Evergreen Speedway hosts exciting racing events.  We have a great on-site catering company High Road Promotions Food Service, who can whip up anything from box lunches to sophisticated meals for your event.


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


ADA Accessible

Fairgrounds facilities are accessible for those individuals with disabilities. Fairgrounds Administration welcomes comments or improvement suggestions.  Accommodations for people with disabilities will be provided upon request.  Please allow two weeks notice.  Please dial relay #1-800-833-6388 or 711.  Tell us how we are doing.