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Walla Walla Frontier Days

Hey there, fellow Walla Walla enthusiasts and friends from all corners of the globe! We’re gearing up for the 2023 edition of our treasured Walla Walla Fair & Frontier Days, and we’re beyond thrilled to have you join us. Starting on Wednesday, August 30th, get ready for a whirlwind of excitement that’s not only about the Fair but also about embracing the finer things in life – exquisite wineries and delightful dining experiences.

The festivities begin with a bang as we launch the Fair and roll out a show-stopping headline concert. On Thursday, gear up for the adrenaline-packed Demolition Derby, a fan favorite that’s always a full house. Friday kicks off three evenings of electrifying PRCA Rodeo action that’ll have you on the edge of your seat. And then comes Saturday, when our downtown area comes alive with the vibrant Frontier Days Parade, showcasing the heart and soul of our town.

Indulge in daily entertainment that’ll keep you smiling, savor delectable food that’ll satisfy your taste buds, and soak in the lively carnival atmosphere that’ll transport you back to childhood. Our diverse vendors, captivating exhibits, dynamic concerts and dance performances, and engaging games will keep you captivated. Oh, and don’t forget the little ones – they’ll have a blast at the Kids Farm Center. With all these incredible attractions and more, we promise this experience will be etched in your memory forever!

But that’s not all, dear global friends. Walla Walla isn’t just about the Fair – it’s a paradise for those who appreciate the finer things in life. Our world class wineries and top-notch dining establishments await your exploration. Picture yourself sipping on world-class wines amidst picturesque vineyards, and savoring culinary delights that blend local flavors with international flair. The best part? You get to enjoy both the festivities and the sophistication that Walla Walla has to offer.

So, whether you’re a local, a visitor from nearby, or someone who’s traveled from afar, we’re absolutely stoked to have you here. Let’s celebrate, indulge, and create memories together. And as you plan your adventure, do keep in mind that while traditions stay strong, event details might change from year to year. For the latest scoop, reach out to our local sources – they’ll make sure you’re in the know. Cheers to the Walla Walla Fair & Frontier Days – where exhilaration meets elegance!

Fair Dates

August 30 through September 3, 2023

Wednesday, August 30th / Opening Day

• Pepsi Day

• Free Admission until 3pm

• The Beach Boys playing at 7:00pm

Thursday, August 31st

• Demolition Derby at 6:00pm

Friday, September 1st


• PRCA Rodeo at 6:30pm

– Tough Enough to Wear Pink

Saturday, September 2nd

• Bi-Mart Day

• Grand Parade at 10am

• PRCA Rodeo at 6:30 pm

– Legends Hall of Fame Induction

Sunday, September 3rd / Last Day

• Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic Day

• PRCA Rodeo at 6:30pm

– Military Appreciation Night

2023 Fair Hours

Wed-Thurs: 11:00am to 11:00pm
Fri-Sun: 11:00am to Midnight

Pricing Info

Gate Admission:
Adults (age 13 and above)……$12
Child (age 6-12)……$7
Child (5 & Under)……Free
Senior (age 65 and over)……$7
Family Pass (2 adult & 2 children)……$25
Season Gate Pass……$40

To purchase gate admission tickets, concert or demo derby tickets, click link below.
Purchase Tickets

Daily Schedules

Wednesday, August 30th
Thursday, August 31st
Friday, September 1st
Saturday, September 2nd
Sunday, September 3rd

2023 Parking and Fair Locator Map

Parking available for $10 at: Tietan Street Lot, Chase Street Lot, and Garrison Lot.
Fair Locator Map