Visitor Center     Downtown Ellensburg    

Customize Your Trip   Gathering Spaces   Event Calendar   Find a Hotel   Local Businesses
  Home | Events | September | Kittitas County Fair

Kittitas County Fair in Ellensburg, WA

› January
› February
› March
› April
› May
› June
› July
› August
› September
Bite of the Burg
Buskers in the Burg
Ellensburg Rodeo
Hoedown in the Downtown
Kittitas County Fair
The Patch, U-Pick Pumpkin Patch | Jensen Farms
First Friday Art Walk
Farmers Market
› October
› November
› December
Submit an Event or a New Business

This event has been canceled.

Labor Day Weekend, September 3rd- September 7th, 2020

Kittitas County Fairgrounds (website)
(509) 962-7639


The Kittitas County Fair, first organized in 1885, is held every Labor Day weekend, and coincides with the Ellensburg Rodeo. It's a traditional fair, with lots of emphasis on agriculture, livestock, homemade goods, entertainment and rides.

Insider info: Entertainers are scheduled throughout the weekend for your enjoyment.  There's something for every age, including an area of carnival rides strictly for the little ones.

Fair Hours:

  • Thursday: 10am-10pm
  • Friday: 10am-11pm
  • Saturday: 10am-11pm
  • Sunday: 10am-10pm
  • Monday: 10am-6pm

A few tidbits on the fair:

  • Look for parking North of the fairgrounds on Alder. There;s a shuttle that runs between the fairgrounds and the parking lot.
  • There's parking on the fairgrounds premises for $5 a day.
  • More than 75,000 people attended last year, so be prepared to encounter crowds.
  • There's food for every palate, so you won't need to go far to find a meal.
  • If you plan on staying overnight in Ellensburg during any of these days, book far in advance. It fills up fast with Labor Day Weekend visitors.
  • The weather's still pretty warm this time of year, but evenings are cool.

Stay in the know!
Sign up for FREE newsletters on the latest Ellensburg updates!

ellensburg,things to do
central washington university,logo