About the Fair

The Washington County Fair has been a traditional county fair for all ages to enjoy since 1871. This year will be our 144th fair.

Dates & Location


  • August 2 - 6, 2017
  • 12300 North 40th Street
    Lake Elmo, MN 55042

Fun Events & Exhibits


This year, the fair is bigger and better than ever!
  • Gold Star Amusements with carnival rides and games
  • Thousands of exhibits
  • Return of the Demo Derby
  • Free entertainment on the Park Pavilion and main stages
See you at the Fair!
3 pigs lay in a caged area