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Olympia Area Community Event Calendar

Date Event Location Phone
July 2022
July 25 FREE Concert at the Capitol July 25 @ 6 pm! State Capitol 360-753-0074
August 2021
August 1 Mason County Forest Festival* Shelton 360-490-6176
August 1-2 Thurston County Fair  CANCELLED  'till 2022 Lacey 360-786-5453
August 4-7 Grays Harbor County Fair* Grays Harbor Fairgrounds 360-482-2651
August 12-15 Morton Loggers Jubilee* Morton 360-523-4049
August Capital Food & Wine Festival   CANCELLED  'til 2022 St. Martin's Pavilion 360-438-4366
August 13-15 Mt. St. Helen's Bluegrass Festival * Toledo 360-520-4524
August 17-22 Southwest Washington Fair * Chehalis 360-740-1495
August 27-29 Garlic Festival & Craft Show* Chehalis 360-748-6836
September 2021
September See the Wild Salmon Returning Olympia/Tumwater no phone #
Sept 3-26 Washington State Fair* Puyallup 253-845-1771
Sept 4-5 Roy Pioneer Rodeo* Roy no phone #
September 25 Nisqually Watershed Festival Online 360-438-8715
October 2021
October 1-31 Fall Arts Walk Downtown Olympia 360-753-8380
November 2021
December 2021
January 2022
January 1 Polar Bear Plunge Long Lake 360-491-0857
February 2022
Feb Olympia Old Time Music Festival Downtown Olympia no phone #
March 2022
March Ethnic Celebration Lacey 360-491-0857
March Blintzapalooza! Olympia 360-754-8519
April 2022
April Capital Food & Wine Festival St. Martin's Pavilion 360-438-4366
April Racing at South Sound Speedway Tenino 360-273-6420
April Arbor Day Seedling Giveaway Lacey 360-491-0857
April Puyallup Spring Fair* Puyallup 253-841-5045
April Norway Day Lacey 360-923-1242
April Lacey Family Fish-In Lacey 360-491-0857
April Procession of the Species Downtown Olympia 360-705-1087
April Spring Arts Walk Downtown Olympia 360-753-8384
May 2022
May Grand Prix Electric Car Races & S.T.E.M. Fair
   (Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math)
Lacey 360-491-0857
May Prairie Appreciation Day Mima Mounds 360-458-5450
May Olympia Wooden Boat Fair Olympia no phone #
May Bluegrass From the Forest * Shelton 360-898-4581
May Lacey Spring Fun Fair St. Martins University 360-481-4393
May Mystical Enchanted Garden Fest Lacey 360-786-5453
Ma Capital City Marathon Olympia no phone #
May Mason County Forest Festival* Shelton 360-490-6176
May Steamboat Jamboree Olympia no phone#
May First Secondhand Safari ~ Community Garage Sale Lacey 360-786-5453
May Ocean Shores Razor Clam Festival* Ocean Shores 360-289-2451
June 2022
June Deschutes Duck Dash Done Differently Tumwater no phone #
June Roy Pioneer Rodeo * Roy no phone #
June Strawberry Festival Olympia no phone #
June Olympic Air Show Olympia Airport 360-705-3925
July 2022
July FIREWORKS & Racing at South Sound Speedway Tenino 360-273-6420
July Lacey Fireworks Display Lacey 360-491-3214
July Tumwater Artesian Festival ~
      Parade & Thunder Valley Fireworks Show!
Tumwater Valley 360-754-4160
July McCleary Bear Festival * McCleary 360-495-3667
July South Sound BBQ Festival Lacey 360-491-4141
July Capital Lakefair Downtown Olympia 360-943-7344
July Big Rig Races ~ South Sound Speedway Tenino 360-273-6420
July Oregon Trail Days Tenino City Park 360-264-5075
July Thurston County Fair Lacey 360-786-5453

* Events marked with an asterisk are outside of 'Thurston County'.

Event schedule subject to change. Not all events are listed

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