Enter A Competition

Have a talent you want to show off?

Each year The Fair offers a variety of chances at the Spring Fair and the Washington State Fair to show off your creativity in a variety of competitive exhibits from baking, wine making, photography, art and more! You can win the bragging rights and cash prizes by entering your masterpiece in one of our many competitive departments.

To learn more about how to enter, download the Premium Book below in your category of interest. Premium Books are only available online.

Spring Fair Entry Information

Washington State Fair Entry Information

  • Washington State Fair Entry Information & Premium Books

    Washington State Fair

    Click the links below to download premium books with entry information. Keep checking back for links to updated premium books, they will be in red when they are available.

    • Agriculture & Horticulture
    • Ag/Hort - Honey
    • Amateur Wine, Beer and Specialty Beverages
    • Biggest Little Livestock Show
    • Cattle, Beef
    • Cattle, Dairy
    • Fine Art Show
    • Floral
    • Goats, Boer
    • Goats, Dairy
    • Goats, Pygmy
    • Hobby Hall
    • Hobby Hall - Northwest Woodworkers
    • Home Arts - Foods
    • Home Arts - Textiles
    • Pigeons
    • Poultry 
    • Rabbits & Cavies - Open Class
    • Rabbits - Youth Class
    • Sheep & Fiber

    Enter Online

    Premium books for the above contain complete entry information. Premium books may be subject to change after their original posting. Please check back periodically and refresh your browser for most current information.

    If you have registered previously and do not remember your Password, PLEASE call the Competitive Exhibits office for assistance: (253) 841-5074.

  • Photo Exhibition Information

    The Washington State Fair Photo Salon holds two photography exhibitions annually, during the Washington State Fair. Please visit the exhibitions in the Art Gallery (formerly Hobby Hall building).

    Entry Information

    • Northwest International Exhibition of Photography
    • Cascadia Photographers Exhibition

    Enter Online

    NWIEP Dropbox

    2023 Northwest International Exhibition of Photography Results

    2023 Cascadia Photo Results

  • Youth Organization Show Information

    This is a community partner showcasing at the Fair.  The Fair doesn’t manage their entries or competition/contest.

    WA State 4-H Fair

    WA State FFA Exhibition

    Washington Junior Poultry Exposition

    • Jr. Poultry - NEW for 2023 - PT testing is required.

Additional Information

For more information, please contact the Competitive Exhibits office at (253) 841-5074 or  compexhibits@thefair.com . To receive e-mail notification of Premium Book availability,  click here  and select "Exhibit Entries" as your interest category.

Fair Administration Office Hours

  • Regular Schedule: Monday - Friday,  8:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Fairtime: Daily, 8:00 am - 6:00 pm (Office Closed Tuesdays and Wed, Sept. 8)

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