About the Fair

The Washington County Fair has been bringing fun to the Twin Cities region and beyond for 147 years, starting in 1871!

Dates & Location


  • August 1st thru August 5th, 2018
  • 12300 North 40th Street
    Lake Elmo, MN 55042

Fun Events & Exhibits


Join us to make summer memories!
  • Thrilling fun with Gold Star Amusement in our midway!
  • Thousands of exhibits including arts, quilts, woodworking, goats, cows, and so much more!!!
  • Return of the Demo Derby, Saturday, August 1st at 6pm 
  • Free entertainment on the Park Pavilion and our Main Stage
See you at the Washington County Fair 2018!
Visit our swine barn!