The fairgrounds office is closed  November 11 for Veterans Day and 
November 24 and 25 for the Thanksgiving Holiday.
Join the 13th annual Focus on Farming conference "Solutions for a Growing World"
November 3, 2016, 7 a.m to 5 p.m. i n the Pavilion (Building 600) at the fairgrounds

Spend an outstanding day of learning, networking and enjoying farm fresh local products prepared by fantastic chefs from the Mill Creek Country Club. 

The conference will feature 24 great workshop classes in seven industry tracks, presented by some of the top experts in the country:  Focus on Forestry workshops; Business of Farming; Export Opportunities; Food Safety Modernization Act - Are You Ready?; Hot Topics;  Livestock Production; New Production Opportunities; and Sustainable Lands Strategy.

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November Events
Monroe Swap Meets
Nov. 5-6, 12-13, 19-20, 26-27, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 
This indoor swap meet is held in the Dairy Barn each weekend through June. 
Explore and buy from a variety of vendor booths. 
Contact Vickie at 425-876-1888 for booth space information.

The Great Junk Hunt
Nov. 4, 6 to 9 p.m. and Nov. 5, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., in the Commercial Building
An event for junkers to buy and sell all things vintage, upcycled and unique.
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Washington Arms Collectors Gun Show
November 12-13, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., in the Event Center
The Washington Arms Collectors (WAC) is a NRA affiliated membership organization that holds the largest Gun Show in Washington State. 

Whidbey Island Kennel Club All Breed Dog Show
November 19-20, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., in several buildings throughout the grounds
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motocross rider
Webb Hill Raceway's Indoor Motorsports
Nov. 11-13 and 25-27, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. (10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sun.)
in the Indoor Arena. Find details at

Equestrian Events
Sno Co Western Games Horse Show
Nov. 6, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the Equestrian Park 
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Open Horse Rides 
horses in arena
Exercise your horse in our huge, dry arenas! 
Monday evenings, Nov. 7, 14, 21, 28,  5 to 9 p.m.
$5.00 per rider (horse not provided) 
Depends on weather conditions (call ahead 360-805-6700).
Exercise only - No training, lunging, ponying, racing, schooling or green horse training.
Mom's Heaven Scent Apple Pie
This recipe was the Heritage Contest Winner submitted by Holly Huschka at the 1999 Evergreen State Fair which may become your Thanksgiving dinner favorite. Consider entering your favorite recipe in the 2017 Evergreen State Fair.   Fair-time is a great time to try something new and fun. Contests are geared for all ages and skill levels. 

4 cups sliced fruit (apples, peaches, mixed berries)    1 cup sugar
1 Tablespoon cinnamon                                               1/2 tsp nutmeg (optional)
1 to 1-1/2 Tbs corn starch, as needed                         1 to 1-1/2 Tbs flour, as needed
Squeeze of lemon juice (enough to cover fruit to avoid discoloration)

Mix together sugar, cinnamon and nutmeg. Pour over/stir into fruit.
Pour into unbaked pie shell. Add top crust. Sprinkle with cinnamon sugar (optional).
Bake at 425 degrees F for 15 minutes then at 350 degrees F for an additional 20-30 minutes.

~ Crafts ~ Food & Gift Vendors ~ Music  
~ Photos of y ou & your pet with Santa

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