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AuburnFest
Date: August 12, 2017
Time: 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location: Les Gove Park Map it
1005 12th St SE
Auburn, WA
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We are excited to announce AuburnFest, a summer time family-fun festival held on Saturday, August 12, 2017.

AuburnFest inflatable iconAuburnFest festival at Les Gove Park - Saturday, August 12, 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM

AuburnFest will include two entertainment stages, a beer garden, food vendors, craft and specialty vendors, community and non-profit vendors, a car show, a literary showcase & small press fair, as well as several free activities including Bocce, face painting, hands-on art activities, an indoor playground, the Discovery Playground, a spray playground, and much more!

Purchase a wristband for access to nine inflatables, a super slide, ballistic swing, pony rides, train rides, mini golf, and rock wall! Wristbands are $10 on-site.

Main Stage Entertainment
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM CJQ ( Jazz Quartet)
12:30 PM – 2:00 PM

Buddy, Ritchie & The Bopper
“A Tribute to the day the Music Died!” (50’s Rock N Roll)

2:00 PM  Parade Awards Announced
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM Medicine Hat  (Rock ‘n Roll)
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM Heart By Heart (Heart Tribute)
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Hair Storm ( 80's Arena Rock )

Community Stage Entertainment
12:00 PM - 12:40 PM  Just Plain Folk (Folk Music)
1:00 PM - 1:40 PM South Sound Square Dancers
2:00 PM - 2:40 PM Auburn Dance Academy
3:00 PM - 3:40 PM Tweenland ( Music for Tweens)
4:00 PM - 4:40 PM The Davidson Brothers
5:00 PM - 5:40 PM Giggle Works (magic and balloons)
6:00 PM - 6:40 PM Take 7 Little Big Band ( Big Band sound)


AuburnFest 2017 Sponsorship Packages (PDF)
AuburnFest Food Vendor Application (PDF)
AuburnFest General Vendor Application (PDF)
2017 Festival Map (PDF)
2017 General Driving Directions & Parking Information (PDF)

  • AuburnFest Almost 5K Poker Fun Run & Walk at Les Gove Park - Friday, August 11, 7:00 PM. On-site registration begins at 5:30 PM at Les Gove Park.
    • Early registration has ended. You can download our registration form (PDF) and bring it on-site Friday, August 11 beginning at 5:30 PM OR register on-site.
  • The Auburn Days Parade along Main St. in downtown Auburn - Saturday, August 12, 11:00 AM.

  • A Commemorative Car Show at Les Gove Park - Saturday, August 12, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • We will accommodate as many cars as safely possible. The first 100 to register receive a complimentary dash plaque.
    • Car show will be held in the grass field adjacent to the Big Daddy's site at Les Gove park. Check-in on event day is from 8:00 AM and 11:00 AM. Car Show participants must ONLY use the festival entrance at 12th Street SE & J Street SE.
    • Entertainment and activities start at 11:00 AM. Groups that want to be parked together must enter the Car Show area at the same time. Awards will be given in 15 categories and announced at 3:30 PM by the Car Show DJ.
    • Pre-registration deadline is Thursday, August 10, 2017. Sorry, no registrations accepted August 11, 2017.
    • On-site registration begins at 8:00 AM on Saturday August 12, get a jump on the on-site registration and download a registration form (PDF)
    • Below are the car show award categories! Hope to see you there!
    • Mayor’s Choice - Best in Show 
    • Best Engine
    • Best Hot Rod
    • Best Foreign or Imported
    • Meanest Muscle Car
    • Best Ragtop
    • Best Factory Original
    • Best Pre-1940
    • Best Truck
    • Top Hardtop
    • Best Graphics
    • Most Unique
    • Coolest Chrome
    • Best Paint
    • AuburnFest Award

For additional details, please email us or call 253-931-3043.

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