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Washington State Fair

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Washington State Fair is a fair based in Puyallup, WA that was founded in 1900. As of 2018 they had $36 million in revenue and $71 million in assets.

Our mission is to respond to our communities' needs by producing a dynamic Fair, in a year-round facility, that serves an ever expanding circle of people. We will showcase excellence in the traditions of the past, the products of the present, and the ...

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Western Washington Fair Association.

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Program areas at Washington State Fair

Held a 4 day Fair in the spring and a 21 day Fair in the fall. Both provide educational benefits to local communities through exhibits, displays and lectures related to agricultural and commercial products and programs for youth and children.

Form 990s for Washington State Fair

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-11Nov 29, 2019990View PDF
2017-11Dec 22, 2018990View PDF
2016-11Mar 14, 2018990View PDF
2015-11Jan 20, 2017990View PDF
2014-11Jan 8, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Washington State Fair

Total grants, contributions, etc.$2,951,068
Program services$31,046,311
Investment income and dividends$1,679
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$2,476,307
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$459,142
Total revenues$36,934,507

Vendors for Washington State Fair

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
EventBriteFundraising software2020-02-29
███ ██ ███Tax accounting2019-11-29
███████ █████████Sponsorship Solicitations; Sponsorship Sales$139,7232014-11-01

Personnel at Washington State Fair

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Kent HojemChief Executive Officer$219,642Nov. 29, 2019
Adam HeffronChief Operating Officer$131,586Nov. 30, 2018
█████ ███████Chief Financial Officer$129,012Nov. 30, 2018
████ █ █████Emeritus$17,000Nov. 30, 2018
█████ ████████Past President$16,423Nov. 30, 2018
██████ █ ██████Emeritus$14,000Nov. 30, 2018
██████ ██ ███████Vice President$17,000June 15, 2020
█████ ██ ██████Treasurer$14,000June 15, 2020
████ ██ █████President / Secretary$15,500June 15, 2020
███████ █ ████████Vice President$15,000Nov. 30, 2018
...and three more key personnel

Peer county fairs

1Miami-Dade County Fair and Exposition501(c)(3)$12 millionMiami, FL
2Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo501(c)(3)$151 millionHouston, TX
3Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta501(c)(3)$11 millionAlbuquerque, NM
4State Fair of Texas501(c)(3)$47 millionDallas, TX
5Alameda County Agricultural Fair Association501(c)(3)$24 millionPleasanton, CA
6Oklahoma State Fair501(c)(3)$21 millionOklahoma City, OK
7San Mateo County Event Center (SMCEC)501(c)(3)$13 millionSan Mateo, CA
8Florida Strawberry Festival501(c)(3)$10 millionPlant City, FL
9South Florida Fair and Palm Beach County Expositions501(c)(3)$17 millionWest Palm Beach, FL
10San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo501(c)(3)$36 millionSan Antonio, TX
11Event Facilities Fort Worth501(c)(3)$109 millionFort Worth, TX
12Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo501(c)(3)$31 millionFort Worth, TX
13National Western Stock Show501(c)(3)$33 millionDenver, CO
14Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park501(c)(3)$15 millionGilroy, CA
15Fairplex501(c)(5)$66 millionPomona, CA
16Youth Fair Chance501(c)(3)$14 millionIndianapolis, IN
17Music and Event Management (CSO)501(c)(3)$44 millionCincinnati, OH
18The Heritage Foundation of Franklin and Williamson County Tennessee501(c)(3)$9.3 millionFranklin, TN
19El Dorado Festivals and Events501(c)(3)$12 millionEl Dorado, AR
20Film Society of Lincoln Center501(c)(3)$16 millionNew York, NY
21Kstate Athletics501(c)(3)$83 millionManhattan, KS
22Brevard Music Center Incorporated (BMC)501(c)(3)$11 millionBrevard, NC
23Us Lacrosse501(c)(3)$19 millionSparks, MD
24Pittsburgh Cultural Trust501(c)(3)$79 millionPittsburgh, PA
25Music Academy of the West501(c)(3)$15 millionSanta Barbara, CA