I would like to be in the Lakefair
To enter into the Lakefair Grand Parade you must first submit an application. Entry applications must be submitted electronicaly via this web site. Applications are accepted starting in early May and are not accepted after July 1st. If you would like information CLICK HERE
Can politicians or candidates running for a political office enter the parade?
Lakefair is dedicated to the cities of Lacey, Olympia and
Tumwater and with that in mind, the ONLY public office holders that are invited to participate
in our parade are the Mayors of each city or in their abscence their
offically designated replacement.
Where does the parade take place?
The parade is held on Capitol Way and 5th
For a map of the parade route CLICK HERE
When does the parade start?
Pre-Parade - 4:30p.m.
How many entries are in the parade and how long does it last?
Our Lakefair Grand Parade averages about 110 to
How can I find out who is going to be in the parade?
A parade line-up is usually posted by July 15th - CLICK HERE