The Washington State Fair Foundation Hosts The Farm at SillyVille Ground Breaking Ceremony

The Washington State Fair Foundation is excited to welcome guests to a groundbreaking ceremony/barn raising event, for The Farm at SillyVille, opening day of the Washington State Spring Fair.

What:  Join the Washington State Fair community as we break ground/raise a barn, to kick off the agricultural exhibit, The Farm at SillyVille. The event is free and will celebrate what’s sure to become a guest favorite, for generations to come.

The Farm at SillyVille is Washington’s food and farming story: a free, exciting, hands-on exhibit at the Washington State Fair that connects kids and families to our state’s agriculture industry, the farmers that produce the food we eat and the connection to healthy eating choices.

The Farm at SillyVille is slated to open for the 2018 Washington State Fair, August 31-September 23.

For more information about The Farm at SillyVille:

When: Thursday, April 19, 2018 at 10 a.m.

Where: Washington State Fair Events Center, The Farm at SillyVille (near Fair Farm).

*Park and enter through Purple Gate on the west side of the grounds, off Fairview Drive

The 2018 Washington State Spring Fair first started in 1990. Today it draws nearly 150,000 guests during its four-day run. Animals, the NW Jr. Livestock Show, free entertainment, kids’ activities, Motorsport Mayhem and much more attract large crowds to this celebration of spring each April. For more info about the Spring Fair, April 19-22, 2018, or the Washington State Fair Aug. 31-Sept. 23, 2018 (closed Tuesdays & 9/5), visit