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2012 Thurston County Fair Program n = 4-H, FFA, Open Class event Q = Demonstration l = Special Event u = Event on the Les Schwab Stage v = Event on the Food Court Stage s = Kids Activities WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 1
u Les Schwab Stage DOLLAR DAY – Admission to the Fair is $1 with a non-perishable food donation per person! 5:30 PM Come see the reptiles near the Les schwab stage! All day! 8:00 AM n 4-H Equine Junior Division Showmanship/Championship, Saddle Seat Equitation, English Equitation, Hunt Seat Equitation, Stock Seat Equitation, Western Equitation, Bareback Equitation, Practical Horsemanship, and Groom Squad. Andrews Arena n 4-H Dairy Goat Milk Test Willuweit Pavillion
8:30 AM n 4-H, FFA Rabbit & Cavy Exhibitor/Parent meeting Petersen Barn n 4-H Cat Entry and Vet Check Petersen Barn 8:45 AM n 4-H Swine Exhibitor Meeting Swine Barn 9:00 AM n 4-H, FFA Dairy Judging Contest East Arena n 4-H, FFA Rabbit Type Judging Petersen Barn 9:30 AM n 4-H Dog Exhibitor Meeting Chitty Barn 10:00 AM n 4-H Beef Exhibitor Meeting East Arena Q Home Arts Demonstrations to take place at various times Heritage Hall n 4-H Dog Judging Contest Chitty Barn 10:30 AM n 4-H Cat Exhibitor Meeting Petersen Barn n 4-H Livestock Contestant Meeting East Arena
v Tanglefoot Cloggers Food Court Stage 6:00 PM u Welcoming Ceremony Les Schwab Stage 6:30 PM v High Impact Dance Food Court Stage 7:00 PM n Lads/Lassies Lead Contest WOW Arena n 4-H Dog Activities Chitty Barn u Kids Tractor Pull near the Main Gate n 4-H Dairy Goat Milk Test Willuweit Pavillion u Bull Riding Les Schwab Stage n 4-H Silver Bucket Event- Dairy Goat Milk Out Contest Willuweit Pavillion 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM v Professor Bamboozle Karaoke Food Court Stage
THURSDAY, AUGUST 2
3:00 PM u Bull Riding Les Schwab Stage n Poultry Costume Contest Petersen Barn s Kid’s Tractor Pull near the Main Gate 3:30 PM v Kianna Soto Food Court Stage
8:00 AM n 4-H Equine Intermediate & Senior Showmanship, Saddle Seat Equitation, English Pleasure/Championship, Hunt Seat Equitation, and Dressage Seat Equitation Andrews Arena
11:30 AM v Professor Bamboozle Food Court Stage 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM s Kids Games on the Green at Heritage Hall 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM l Enter Fair Manager’s Chocolate Cake Contest Thurston Expo Center 12:00 PM u Center Stage Academy Les Schwab Stage Q Cross-stitching Demonstrations Heritage Hall s Kid’s Tractor Pull near the Main Gate
4:00 PM u Slieveloughane Irish Dancers Les Schwab Stage n 4-H Cat Knowledge Activities Petersen Barn n 4-H Rabbit Knowledge Bowl Petersen Barn
12:30 PM TBD v Food Court Stage
4:30 PM n 4-H Pygmy Goat Fitting & Showing followed by Type West Arena-2
u Ronald McDonald Les Schwab Stage n FFA Sheep Fitting & Showing followed by Type WOW Arena
v Explosion Extravaganza Food Court Stage n 4-H Pet Goat Type, following Pygmy Goat classes West Arena-2
2:00 PM u Comerford School of Irish Dance Les Schwab Stage
l Fair Managers Chocolate Cake Judging Thurston Expo Center 2:30 PM TBD v Food Court Stage
1:00 PM n 4-H Cavy Type Judging Petersen Barn
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM n 4-H Beef Type (time approx. after FFA Beef Show) East Arena s Children’s Activity: Buzz-tastic Bugs Heritage Hall Annex
Petersen Barn 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM l Horseless Carriage Club car display Front of Heritage Hall 11:00 AM n 4-H Cat Cage Decoration Contest Petersen Barn u Bull Riding Les Schwab Stage 11:30 AM v Professor Bamboozle Food Court Stage
3:00 PM u Bull Riding Les Schwab Stage n 4-H Meat Goat Fitting & Showing/Type West Arena s Kid’s Tractor Pull near the Main Gate 3:30 PM v Kianna Soto Food Court Stage 4:00 PM n 4-H Cavy Fitting & Showing Petersen Barn u Comerford School of Irish Dance Les Schwab Stage
KIDS DAY presented by MIXX 96.1 KXXO – Child admission is $2, and 4:30 PM Carnival Ride bands: Buy One Get One Free! Come see the reptiles near the Les schwab stage! All day! v Professor Bamboozle Food Court Stage
9:00 AM n FFA Dairy Goat Fitting & Showing followed by Type West Arena-1 11:00 AM n 4-H, FFA Livestock Judging Contest West & East Arena n 4-H Dairy Goat Fitting & Showing followed by Type (after FFA Show) West Arena-1 Cavy Knowledge Bowl Petersen Barn 10:00 AM u Bull Riding Les Schwab Stage Q Paper Piecing & Faux Quilting Demonstrations Heritage Hall 11:30 AM v Professor Bamboozle Food Court Stage Q Home Arts Demonstrations to take place at various times Heritage Hall 12:00 PM u Premier Marshall Arts Les Schwab Stage n FFA Beef Fitting & Showing followed by Type East Arena s Kid’s Tractor Pull near the Main Gate n 4-H Fleece Goat Fitting & Showing/Type WOW Arena Q Quilting Preservation and History Demonstrations n 4-H Dog Obedience Chitty Barn Heritage Hall n 4-H Llama Public Relations ContestWest Arena-2 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM s Kids Games on the Green at Heritage Hall n 4-H Sheep Fitting & Showing followed by Type WOW Arena 12:30 PM TBD 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM v Food Court Stage n 4-H Public Presentations Benoschek Bldg 1:00 PM 10:30 AM n 4-H Goat Judging Contest West Arena n Rooster Crowing Contest Petersen Barn u Explosion Extravaganza Les Schwab Stage n 4-H Cat Activity Petersen Barn 11:00 AM 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM u Premier Marshall Arts Les Schwab Stage v Cymantha Burkle Band Food Court Stage 2:00 PM n Open Class Sheep & Fleece Goats WOW Arena n 4-H Dog Knowledge Bowl Chitty Barn u Slieveloughane Irish Dancers Les Schwab Stage
1:30 PM v Professor Bamboozle Food Court Stage
5:00 PM TBD u Les Schwab Stage
12:00 PM s Kid’s Tractor Pull near the Main Gate u Premier Marshall Arts Les Schwab Stage s Kids Games on the Green at Heritage Hall 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM l Enter Cookie Contest Thurston Expo Center 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM n 4-H Public Presentations Benoschek Building 12:30 PM TBD v Food Court Stage 1:00 PM n 4-H Small Animal/Exotics Judging Contest Benoschek Bldg. u Dylan Cragle Les Schwab Stage
5:00 PM – 8:00 PM n 4-H, FFA Rabbit Fitting & Showing Petersen Barn 5:30 PM v Jake Trotter Beat Boxing Food Court Stage 6:00 PM n 4-H Cat Judging Contest Petersen Barn n 4-H, FFA Llama Handlers Class Llama Barn u Debbi’s Dance Les Schwab Stage
1:30 PM TBD v Food Court Stage 2:00 PM u Bull Riding Les Schwab Stage l Cookie Contest Judging Thurston Expo Center Q Applique Demonstrations Heritage Hall 2:30 PM v Sunday Speedtrap Food Court Stage
6:30 PM v High Impact Dance Food Court Stage
3:00 PM u Dylan Cragle Les Schwab Stage
7:00 PM u Bull Riding Les Schwab Stage n 4-H Dog Activities Chitty Barn n Open Class Sheep Haul Out Barns s Kid’s Tractor Pull near the Main Gate
s Kid’s Tractor Pull near the Main Gate
7:30 PM v Professor Bamboozle Karaoke Food Court Stage
n 4-H Pack Goat Type WOW Arena 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM n 4-H Rabbit Jumping Contest Petersen Barn 3:30 PM v Professor Bamboozle Food Court Stage 4:00 PM u American Legion Band Les Schwab Stage
8:00 PM u Best F. Tigers Forever Les Schwab Stage
FRIDAY, AUGUST 3
4:00 PM – 6:00 PM n Open Class Dairy Goat Paper Check-In Hicks Lake Barn
Military Appreciation Day sponsored by 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM The Ranger/Airlifter! Admission is $2.00 with l Antique Appraiser Outside Heritage Hall military ID for active, retired & dependents. Come see the reptiles near the Les schwab stage! All day! 4:30 PM
v Sunday Speedtrap Food Court Stage
7:00 AM – 8:30 AM n Open Class Goats Entry and Vet Check Hicks Lake Barn 8:00 AM n 4-H Equine Intermediate & Senior Western Pleasure/Championship, Stock Seat Equitation, Bareback Equitation and Practical Horsemanship Andrews Arena 9:30 AM n FFA/4-H Swine meeting with Judge prior to showing Swine Barn 10:00 AM n 4-H Beef Fitting & Showing East Arena n 4-H Dog Obedience Chitty Barn n 4-H & FFA Dairy Cow Show East Arena n FFA Swine followed by 4-H Swine West Arena-1 n 4-H Small Animal/Exotics Fitting & Showing Benoschek Bldg.
5:00 PM n Open Class Dairy Cow East Arena u Bull Riding Les Schwab Stage 5:30 PM v John Leonard on food court stage Food Court Stage 6:00 PM n 4-H Pack Goat Fitting & Showing with Obstacle Course WOW Arena n 4-H Dog Groom Squad Chitty Barn n 4-H Cat Activity Petersen Barn n 4-H, FFA Llama Handler Class West Arena u Rock Steady Elite All Stars Les Schwab Stage 6:30 PM v American Sign Language NTPS Food Court Stage n 4-H Dog Costume Contest Chitty Barn
Q Home Arts Demonstrations to take place at various times Heritage Hall
7:00 PM n 4-H Dog Activities Chitty Barn n Equine Drill Team Performance Andrew Arena
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM n 4-H Rabbit Judging Contest Part 1 of 2
Sound Check u Les Schwab Stage
Q Paper Piecing Demonstrations Heritage Hall
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2012 Thurston County Fair Program n = 4-H, FFA, Open Class event Q = Demonstration l = Special Event u = Event on the Les Schwab Stage v = Event on the Food Court Stage s = Kids Activities n 4-H Silver Bucket Event- Dairy Goat Milk Out Contest Willuweit Pavilion s Kid’s Tractor Pull near the Main Gate
n 4-H Cavy Judging Contest Petersen Barn u Rock Steady Elite All Stars Les Schwab Stage Q Machine Embroidery Demonstrations Heritage Hall s Kid’s Tractor Pull near the Main Gate
4:30 PM v Sunday Speedtrap Food Court Stage
12:30 PM v Dylan Cragle Food Court Stage 1:00 PM Sound Check u Les Schwab Stage n 4-H Goat Games & Costume Contest West Arena n 4-H Cat Costume Contest Petersen Barn n 4-H Rabbit/Cavy Costume Contest Petersen Barn n 4-H Prettiest Cow Contest- 4-H Age Dairy & Beef East Arena n 4-H Dog Rally Obedience Chitty Barn 1:30 PM v Evergreen Country Dancers Food Court Stage n 4-H Large Animal Round Robin Sign Up (Int. & Senior) East & West Arena
8:30 AM – 10:00 AM l County Commissioners Pancake Breakfast Heritage Hall Kitchen
5:00 PM u Bull Riding Les Schwab Stage l Market Animal Sale Hicks Lake Barn
n 4-H Senior Large Animal Round Robin sign up East & West Arena 2:00 PM
9:00 AM n 4-H, FFA Poultry Fitting & Showing Petersen Barn
5:30 PM vTanglefoot Cloggers Food Court Stage
10:00 AM Q Home Arts Demonstrations to take place at various times Heritage Hall
6:00 PM Sound Check u Les Schwab Stage n 4-H Dog Groom Squad Chitty Barn
n 4-H Senior Large Animal Round Robin (Beef, Sheep, Swine, Goat, Dairy, Equine, Llama) East & West Arena 2:30 PM s Kid’s Tractor Pull near the Main Gate
7:30 PM v Professor Bamboozle Karaoke Food Court Stage 8:00 PM u Moth Rider Les Schwab Stage 8:30 PM v Troupe Rashaad Food Court Stage
SATURDAY, AUGUST 4
MARKET ANIMAL SALE! Come see the reptiles near the Les schwab stage! All day!
8:00 AM n 4-H Equine Intermediate & Senior Showmanship Championship, Hunt Seat Championship, Stock Seat Championship, Bare Back Equitation Championship, Hunt Seat Over Fences, and Zoe Cook. Andrews Arena
n Open Class Beef Show East Arena n 4-H Dog Showmanship (shift 1) Chitty Barn n Open Class Dairy Goat Show Hicks Lake Barn n 4-H Fashion Revue Show Food Court Stage 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM l Corvette Car Display Front Of Heritage Hall 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM n 4-H Public Presentations Benoschek Bldg 11:00 AM u Bull Riding Les Schwab Stage n 4-H Cat Type Petersen Barn n 4-H Primary & Parent Rabbit/ Cavy Fitting & Showing Petersen Barn 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM n 4-H Plant Science Judging Contests Benoschek Building 11:30 AM v Professor Bamboozle Food Court Stage 12:00 PM s Kids Games on the Green at Heritage Hall n 4-H Poultry Judging Contest Petersen Barn s Kid’s Tractor Pull near the Main Gate u Premier Marshall Arts Les Schwab Stage 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM l Enter Spooner’s Best Berry Pie Contest Thurston Expo Center 12:30 PM v Explosion Extravaganza Food Court Stage 1:00 PM n 4-H Rabbit Judging Contest Part 2 of 2 Petersen Barn n 4-H Goat Knowledge Bowl Hicks Lake Barn 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM n 4-H, FFA Llama Fitting & Showing with Llama Costume Contest to follow East Arena 1:00 PM u John Leonard Les Schwab Stage 1:30 PM v Mas Uda Food Court Stage 2:00 PM n 4-H Cat Fitting & Showing Petersen Barn n 4-H Sheep Costume Contest WOW Arena n 4-H Dog Showmanship (shift 2) Chitty Barn u Bull Riding Les Schwab Stage l Spooner’s Best Berry Pie Contest Judging Thurston Expo Center 2:30 PM v Sunday Speedtrap Food Court Stage
3:30 PM v Professor Bamboozle Food Court Stage 4:00 PM u Explosion Extravaganza Les Schwab Stage s Children’s Activity: Slug University Heritage Hall Annex n 4-H Small Animal/Pocket Pet Knowledge Bowl Benoschek Bldg
6:30 PM v Honky Tonk Angels Food Court Stage Q Applique Demonstrations Heritage Hall 7:00 PM s Kid’s Tractor Pull near the Main Gate
n 4-H Silver Bucket Event- Dairy Goat Milk Out Contest Willuweit Pavilion u Rhythm Fire School of Rock Les Schwab Stage 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM n 4-H Dog Activities Chitty Barn 7:30 PM v Troupe Rashaad Food Court Stage
l Cup Cake Judging Thurston Expo Center v Down Home Fiddle & Blue Grass Food Court Stage 3:00 PM n 4-H Intermediate Large Animal Round Robin East & West Arena 3:30 PM v Dylan Cragle Food Court Stage 4:00 PM u Voetberg Family Band followed by David Harsh sponsored by KACS 90.5 FM Les Schwab Stage
8:30 PM v Professor Bamboozle Karaoke Food Court Stage
4:30 PM n Awards for 4-H Sr. & Int. Large Animal Round Robin TBA v Professor Bamboozle Food Court Stage
SUNDAY, AUGUST 5 Voetberg Family Band followed by David Harsh ~ Sponsored by KACS 90.5 FM Radio. Come see the reptiles near the Les schwab stage! All day!
5:00 PM n 4-H Poultry Awards Petersen Barn n 4-H Dog Activities Chitty Barn
8:00 AM n 4-H Equine Western Games Showmanship Western Games Andrews Arena
5:30 PM n 4-H Cat Awards Petersen Barn TBD v Food Court Stage s Kid’s Tractor Pull near the Main Gate
9:00 AM n 4-H Dog Agility Hicks Lake Barn 9:30 AM n 4-H Small Animal Round Robin Sign Up (Int. & Senior) Chitty Barn 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM l Mustang car display Front of Heritage Hall 10:00 AM n 4-H Senior Small Animal Round Robin (Dog, Cat, Rabbit, Cavy, Poultry, Pygmy Goat, Pocket Pet) Chitty Barn 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM n 4-H Beef Fun Activities East Arena 11:00 AM u Bull Riding Les Schwab Stage n FFA Round Robin Contest West Arena n 4-H Intermediate Small Animal Round Robin Chitty Barn 11:30 AM n 4-H Fun Games with Llamas WOW Arena v Down Home Fiddle & Blue Grass Food Court Stage n FFA Round Robin Fitting & Showing Contest, Traditional followed by Non-Traditional West Arena 12:00 PM s Kids Games on the Green at Heritage Hall u Premier Marshall Arts Les Schwab Stage n Awards for 4-H Sr. & Int. Small Animal Round Robin TBA 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM l Enter Cup Cake Contest Thurston Expo Center
6:00 PM n 4-H Dog Awards Chitty Barn n 4-H Equine Parade of Champions Andrews Arena u Bull Riding Les Schwab Stage 6:30 PM v Professor Bamboozle Food Court Stage 7:00 PM n All Livestock Exhibits Released & Decorations Taken Down Barns 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM l Open Class Floral Released Thurston Expo Center n 4-H Record Books Released Benoschek Building n 4-H Still Life Exhibits Released Benoschek Building l Open Class Fine Arts & Photography Released Sokolik Building
MONDAY, AUGUST 6
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Come see the reptiles near the Les schwab stage! All day!
l Open Class Floral Released Thurston Expo Center 12:00 PM – 7:00 PM l Open Class Home Arts Released Heritage Hall 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM l Open Class Fine Arts, Crafts & Hobbies and Photography Released Sokolik Building 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM n 4-H Still Life Exhibits and Record Books Released Benoschek Building Thurston County Fair 2012 Printed & Distributed by Nickel Publications 9
Dog Agility Event Comes to the 2012 Thurston County Fair If you happen to be at the Thurston County Fair on Sunday, August 5th and hear a lot of dogs barking, you may ask “who let the dogs out?” Don’t panic – the dogs aren’t loose. The barking is a joyful noise from the dogs that are running free in the agility trials that will be going on at the Hicks Lake Barn. For the second year, the Thurston County 4-H Dog Project will be conducting qualifying agility trials at the fair. 4-H Dog Project members and their dogs will compete in two events – a standards (obstacle) course and jumpers course in an attempt to earn qualifying scores that will make the eligible to be selected for the State Fair Agility Team that will compete in Puyallup in September. This event is a fun spectator opportunity to watch kids and their dogs working as a team to accomplish a common goal – completion of two different types of obstacle courses. The standard course consists of a series of obstacles such as tunnels, tables, walks, A-frames and weave poles. The jumper course consists of mostly jumps with tunnels and weave poles. The complexity of each course varies by competition class (Elementary through Excellent), and classes are further divided by the dog’s jump height and the handler’s 4-H age group. The handler and dog travel the course in a specified pattern. They must score a minimum number of points and complete the course in a calculated amount of time to qualify for the state agility trial in September. For those who are unfamiliar with a dog agility event, it looks much easier to do than it is. The 4-H member/dog teams who are competing in these events have been training for several months or longer. Some members also compete in other dog agility events that are sponsored by agility organizations established to promote this popular sport; these teams have been training for one year or more. The Thurston County 4-H Dog Project sincerely thanks Fido’s Farm in Olympia, who is providing the agility equipment, the judge and offers special agility training classes for 4-H members on Sundays. In addition, Fido’s Farm offers their facility regularly to the Dog Project for other events throughout the year. If you are interested in learning more about Fido’s Farm, look them up at www.fidosfarm.com.
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The Thurston County Fair is partnering with The Crisis Clinic who will be coordinating volunteers to work in the Thurston County Fair Information Booth this year at our annual fair. The Information Booth will be staffed by volunteers from our local community and the Crisis Clinic to assist fair visitors find what they are looking for and provide up to date information. We are excited to have the Crisis Clinic as a community partner providing valuable assistance in staffing the fair. The Crisis Clinic normally provides the only free, confidential and immediate emotional crisis response, information and referral service in Thurston and Mason Counties. They are an anonymous 24/7 crisis intervention service which includes their Youth Help Line. They strengthen the community through the training of crisis line volunteers and educating community groups on crisis intervention skills and community resources. The Crisis Clinic lightens the load on emergency services and treatment providers by having trained, compassionate and non-judgmental listeners to defuse anger, sort through issues, including suicidal thoughts and help develop next steps toward problem resolution.
If you need help or want to talk, call the Crisis Line at: 360-586-2800 or the Youth Help Line at: 360-586-2777, or you can stop by the Fair Information Booth during Fair to get more information regarding the Crisis Clinic or find out where the nearest food vendor is!
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Thurston County Fairgrounds
Ray Schafer Barn
Camp Area Z Electrical
Lower Parking Lot
Reatha Chance Barn
Camp Area X Generators allowed in this area ONLY
Camp Area Y
Pigs, Sheep, Goats, Llama
Market Sale Office
Hicks Lake Barn Goats, Sheep,
Market Sale, Dog Agility
West Arena I & II
FFA Educational Exhibits, Ag Exhibit, Beef and Dairy
C o m m e r c i a l
Royal Munson Food Court
Food Court Stage
Home Arts, Model Trains
Indicates Handwashing Station. After visiting animal barns, please wash your hands.
– Kids Games
Hobbies & Crafts, Photography, Fine Arts
Thurston Expo Center
Les Schwab Stage
Poultry, Rabbits, Cavies, Cats
Fair Board Office
? – Information Booth
2012 Thurston County Fair Vendor List TYPE BUSINESS
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Flemming for Congress Classic Carriages Church of Scientology of WA State Tin Lites Davis ShowsNW Shin Fong Enterprise Shelf Reliance Kirei Jewelry Jerky Stop Green Energy Solutions Edward Jones Kitchen Craft South Sound Ductless Smith Brothers Farms Harrison Collectibles Estherbrook Inc. Brush Strokes Studio Tristate Roofing Dougs Wood Signs Ideal Diet Center Olympia Fuchsia Society Samtoons Solariums Direct Leash Boutique Pinnacle Health Solutions
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Cutco Cutlery Twogood Satellite Chiro Health Center Dick Muri for U.S. Representative Camp Chiropractic Center Gutter Solutions Mark Evans Enterprises Action Chiropractic FGBMFA Godmobile Aqueous Solutions, INC Idea Company Gear Up Hats Evergreen Elite Exteriors WA State Kitchen & Bath Mary Kay Inc. Chehalis Sheet Metal Area Agency on Aging Pampered Chef, The West Coast Vinyl Inc. Harbor Wraps Costco Human Life of Thurston County Better Homes Home Imp., Inc. American Legion Dept of WA Hung Right Doors LLC Quick n Brite, Inc.
L-416 LLCS-313 L-409 O-044 O-085 NWF-116 L-413 D-211 O-060 D-213/214 L-402 O-077/078 D-216 D-206 F-111 F-101/102 L-410 F-105 F-113 D-205 O-016 F-114 O-081 D-212 S-307 S-310
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Bath Fitter L-407/408 Water Doctor of Washington F-115 Genesis Real Estate Co. L-411 Clayton Homes O-047-48-49-50 Scentsy L-415 GFWC-General Federated Womens Club L-403 Yelm Feed and Pet O-089 American Income Life O-059 Diamond Finish Construction L-412 CGR-The Olympian O-106 KACS-KACW D-201/202 Olympia Beekeepers Association O-053 Thurston County Fair Foundation S-312 Thurston County Fair B-03 Thurston County Emergency Mgmt. F-106 WA Explorers Search & Rescue O-038/042 Noxious Weed Control Agency D-208 Thurston County Sherriffs Office B-001/O-091 Thurston County Solid Waste S-305/Carnival & Food Court Thurston 9-1-1 Communications S-316 Deschutes Grange #222 O-017 Lattins CiderMill O-009 Pacos Tacos O-002 Route 66 Pizza O-021 Route 66 Ice Cream & Fresh Squeezed Lemonade O-020 Andy’s Pizza and Deli O-013
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J & B Kettlecorn Sequim Valley Products Teriyaki King Rest Conifer Foods (Fisher Scones) Cruzin Cup, The Olympia West Lions Club McNatshtons Shaved Ice Kolossus Gyros Thurston County Pomona Grange Sunshine Tiki Hut, The Benje’s Southern BBQ Collector’s Avenue Kaydences Kollections
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Plan to join the fun at Thurston County Fair’s Fall 2nd Hand Safari Community Garage Sale and Reuse Fair! This community event is being held the first Saturday in October from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Thurston County Fairgrounds. The Fairgrounds is located at 3054 Carpenter Road in Lacey. Event includes garage sale booths, educational booths, free book and magazine exchange table, food, music and more! This is a great opportunity to sell, trade, and barter with others in your community. October will be a great time to sell your old holiday decorations and find some new ones. Don’t forget to bring your old books and magazines for the free exchange table. There will be $2 early-bird admission between 8:00 and 9:00 a.m. and $1 admission after 9:00. Sign up now to have a garage sale booth and get ready to clear out your clutter. Coordinate with your friends, make it a family event, or use the opportunity to raise money for a charity. Booth space is $25 for an outdoor space and $40 for a covered space. Set up will be the Friday before from 12:00 noon until 10:00 p.m. The doors will be locked after set up Friday evening and security will be on-site until Saturday morning. Goodwill will have a trailer on-site and will be accepting donations throughout the day. This is a great opportunity to donate your leftovers at the end of the day. Visitors can also bring reusable items to donate. Items accepted for donation at Goodwill’s discretion. If you would like to have an educational booth, display, or be part of the presentations happening throughout the day sign up now! All community groups, non-profits, businesses, agencies and individuals working on sustainability issues are welcomed. Reuse is an important way to prevent still usable items from ending up in our landfills and save money on disposal costs. Reuse also has other far reaching environmental and community benefits. So come and take advantage of this great opportunity to pass on treasures to others, and benefit from the advertising and exposure you wouldn’t otherwise get with a garage sale at home! To reserve your space or for more information please call 786-5453 or visit www.co.thurston.wa.us/fair. The Thurston County Fair’s Secondhand Safari Garage Sale and Reuse Fair happens twice a year, the first Saturday in May and the first Saturday in October. The Fair partners with Solid Waste, Pacific Disposal and the Goodwill for this event. We have over 100 vendor spaces available and average over 3,000 individuals who attend this event.
Antique Appraisals at the Fair
Bring your treasures to the fair and have them verbally appraised by a professional. On Friday from 4-7pm, you can find out just how valuable that whatzit of great-grandmas is worth. Costing $5 per item, you can have three items appraised at a time. If you want to have more appraised, you can - just get back in line. The event will happen on the grassy area on the east side of Heritage Hall. Buy your tickets at the appraisal site. It’s first come, first served so don’t delay. Keep in mind, however, that the fair cannot be responsible for storing items while you see the fair before or afterwards, so plan to put your treasures back in the car once your valuation is over. And please – no weapons of any kind to be appraised.
General Fair Information * There are two local-call-only phones available for public use at the Information Booth. They are available from 9am-closing every day and do not receive calls in. * A baby nursing/changing station is located on the north end of the cement block restroom by the food court (Mom’s Spot). * First aid is available at the building across from the beekeepers. * Smoking is not allowed in the buildings, barns, and food court, nor in spectator areas of exhibits and shows. * The Information Booth is on the main walkway between the Fair Building and the Deschutes Grange. * Lost and Found: Report to the Information Booth. * Hand Washing Stations are available at locations around the grounds. For your own health and safety, please wash hands after visiting the animals. Thurston County Fair 2012 Printed & Distributed by Nickel Publications 13
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