SJC Fair Questions
Is the Fair dog friendly?
NO DOGS (unless part of the 4H dog show or service animals) WILL BE ALLOWED ON THE FAIRGROUNDS AT ANY TIME (NO EXCEPTIONS)
When can I enter or pick up my exhibit(s)?
Entry day is on the Tuesday during the week of Fair from 9am-6pm. Pick up day is on the Sunday after the Fair. Participants can pick up their exhibits from 9-Noon on this day. The Fair is not responsible for unclaimed exhibits.
When are the Carnival's Wristband Days?
The Carnival Wristband Days are on Thursday & Friday of Fair Week. Wristbands for carnival rides can be purchased at the carnival ticket booth and may be used from Noon-5pm on the day of purchase.
Volunteering at the Fair
SJC Fairgrounds General Questions
Can you tent camp at the Fairgrounds?
Due to our County overlay and property use designation, we are unable to host individual tent campers.
If you are part of an organized group or non-profit group and would like to camp at the Fairgrounds, we can accommodate you. Please call the Parks and Fair office for details 360-378-8420 and check out our Camping Page
*EXCEPTION* During the Fair Event, we offer discounted camping only to exhibitors, vendors, and superintendents volunteering at the Fair in individual tents and RVS.