Whidbey Island Fairgrounds & Events Center


 The Port of South Whidbey is working quickly to come up with a plan to fix the campgrounds and make them available to the public as soon as possible. -Fairgrounds Staff – 4/3/2024

Potential Fairgrounds Workforce Housing Project Information

The Port of South Whidbey is assessing the feasibility of building workforce housing on the Whidbey Island Fairgrounds and Event Center. Information on this project can be found here.

-Our commercial kitchens are currently at capacity. Please check back with us in the future.

The Whidbey Island Fairgrounds & Events Center has 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:

  • Three (3) Buildings for Rent: Skarberg “Pole,” Turner, 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

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.

Contact Info

The Port’s office at the Fairground is open by appointment only.

For Fairgrounds Inquiry, please call 360-221-7950 or email fgdir@portofsouthwhidbey.com

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

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Location and Directions


Fairgrounds Advisory Committee Meeting

Regular Meetings Date: Third Wednesday of the month
Time: 6:00pm
Location: Fairgrounds Coffman Building and Zoom

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