Whidbey Island Fairgrounds & Events Center

COVID-19 Response Measures (Phase 3)

June 22 – Gatherings of up to 50 people can now occur; please contact the Fairgrounds Director to book your event space.  The horse arena is open to horse club events of 50 people or less; and to individual riders on most days from 8 am to dusk.  The main restrooms are open for use.  Visitors and patrons are encouraged to maintain social distancing and to wear masks when not able to remain at least six feet apart from others.

Upcoming Events

Events and Businesses

Rental Rates

Facility Rental Rates List

More Details for Building Space Rental

The Port of South Whidbey became the new stewards of the Island County Fairgrounds on March 31, 2017. The non-profit Island County Fair Association has called the Fairgrounds home since 1937, where they continue to manage and run the agricultural Whidbey Island Fair every July. Other businesses also rent space to operate their business the other eleven months out of the year.

The Whidbey Island Fairgrounds & Events Center also has a Campground, and many event rental opportunities for fundraisers, dances, music events, outdoor events, festivals, flea markets, garage sales, art shows, food & beverage events, and handmade artisan markets.

Various rental opportunities:

  • Five (5) Buildings for Rent: Skarberg “Pole,” Turner, Burrier East, Malone, and Coffman
  • Outdoor Event Capability
  • Two Commercial Kitchens: Coffman or Pole
  • Two Stages: Outdoor (Main Stage) or Indoor (Pole Auditorium)
  • Equestrian Arena
  • Barn Facilities
  • Campground

Contact Info

Daily 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
By appointment on Saturdays and Sundays

Our office is located on the upper level of the white building near the gazebo at the Fairgrounds, please enter via the south-facing deck.

Please fill out the form below to inquire about availability.  We will follow-up with you within the week.  Thank you for your interest!

Fairgrounds Inquiry

FAC

Fairgrounds Advisory Committee

Regular Meetings
Date: last Friday of each month
Time: 3:00 pm
Location: Coffman Building on the Fairgrounds

Documents, Agendas and Minutes are found on FAC Documents, Agendas and Minutes page.

Location and Directions