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Tag: Puyallup Fair

July
16th

Al Jarreau teams up with Tacoma Symphony at State Fair

Al Jarreau will perform with the Tacoma Symphony at the Washington State Fair on Tuesday, Sept. 10, it was announced today. Tickets are now on sale.

The seven-time Grammy Award winner Jarreau’s long career has produced hits like “So Good” and “We’re In This Love Together.”

Tickets for the show are $40, $50 and $75. Fair gate admission is included in the concert price. Tickets are now on sale on the Fair website, www.thefair.com/concerts or by phone at 888-559-FAIR (3247) daily, 7 a.m. – 8 p.m. PST. Tickets can also be purchased at

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Feb.
20th

Git-R-Done at the Puyallup Fair

Larry the Cable Guy will Git-R-Done at the newly renamed Washington State Fair (otherwise known as the Puyallup Fair) in September.

Larry (real name: Daniel Whitney) will bring his brand of blue collar humor and his signature catchphrase, “Git-R-Done” in his stand-up act on Sept. 19.

Tickets for the 7:30 p.m. show go on sale on Saturday at 10 a.m.
They sell for $20, $40, $50 and $65, with reserved seating, and include Fair gate admission, unless noted. They can be purchased on the Fair website, www.thefair.com/concerts or by phone 888-559-FAIR (3247) daily, 8

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July
11th

Enrique Iglesias concert at Puyallup Fair moves to Sunday, Sept. 16

Don’t worry Enrique Iglesias fans. He hasn’t canceled his concert date at the Puyallup Fair – he’s just moving it up to Sunday, Sept. 16.

Apparently, Iglesias had a scheduling conflict on the original date of Tuesday, Sept. 18. I don’t know what it is. His website still lists The Fair show as occurring on the 18th.

If you already have tickets and the new date works for you there will be no action needed on your part. The Fair will send you new tickets.

If the new date doesn’t work you have two options. Here’s the

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June
19th

Enrique Iglesias will perform at the Puyallup Fair on Sept. 16

NOTE: This blog post has been updated to reflect the rescheduled Iglesias concert. It’s now on Sunday, Sept. 16.

One of the biggest stars of the Latino recording world, singer/songwriter Enrique Iglesias, will play the Puyallup Fair on Sept. 16.

Tickets go on sale on Saturday at 10 a.m.

Iglesias, the son of singer heart throb Julio Iglesias, has sold more than 70 million albums and had 68 #1 hits on the Billboard charts like “Hero,” “Bailamos,” and “Be With You.”

Iglesias will perform on Sunday, Sept. 16 at 7:30 p.m. at the Puyallup Fair & Events

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June
18th

Craig Morgan to perform after Puyallup Rodeo

Country music’s Craig Morgan will perform at the Puyallup Fair on Sept. 8 following the rodeo, it was announced today.

Tickets are on sale now.

Morgan has 14 Top Ten hits including “Redneck Yacht Club,” “Almost Home,” “That’s What I Love About Sunday,” and “Tough.”

Morgan will perform after the Puyallup Pro Rodeo, Justin Boots Playoffs that start at 6:30 p.m. at the Puyallup Fair & Events Center.

Tickets are sale now at the Puyallup Fair website, www.thefair.com/concerts or by phone at 888-559-3247, daily, 8 a.m.–8 p.m. PST. To save the convenience charges, purchase tickets in

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June
11th

Pitbull sinks his teeth into the Puyallup Fair

Pitbull, the Miami-based rapper who just gave a free show at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, is returning to the area for a concert at the Puyallup Fair on Sept. 21.

Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Saturday.

Pitbull has sold millions of singles including “Hey Baby” featuring T-Pain, “Give Me Everything,” “I Know You Want Me (Calle Ocho),” and his latest single “Back In Time.” That last one is on the soundtrack for the new MIB movie “Men In Black 3.”

Pitbull will perform on Friday, Sept. 21 at 7:30 p.m. at the Puyallup Fair & Events Center – part

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May
22nd

Jackie Evancho to perform with The Tacoma Symphony at Puyallup Fair

The pint-sized opera diva Jackie Evancho will perform with The Tacoma Symphony at the Puyallup Fair on Sept. 15. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. on June 2.

If you were watching “America’s Got Talent” in 2010 your jaw probably hit the ground like mine did when the 10 year old and then unknown Evancho opened her mouth. She has the pipes and command of a woman twice her age.

Evancho wasn’t the winner of that season’s AGT. That was Michael Grimm. Yeah, I know…Michael who?

Meanwhile, Evancho has made Platinum and Gold records and just been cast

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April
18th

Train closes Puyallup Fair’s entertainment lineup

The Puyallup Fair announced today that Train will perform there on the fair’s final night, Sept. 23. Tickets go on sale on Saturday, April 28 at 10 a.m.

Train joins Willie Nelson, Martina McBride, TobyMac, Big Time Rush, Tim McGraw, Jeff Dunham and others in the star-studded lineup.

Train first rose to prominence with their single “Meet Virginia” but shot to chart topping status with “Drops of Jupiter.” After a three year hiatus this three-time Grammy Award winning group is back together. Last year Train lead singer Patrick Monahan performed with Tacoma singer Vicci Martinez on “The Voice.”

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