Special Events and Activities

Calendar of Events

Click the link below to check out our community calendar. 


Super Saturday

Monthly event featuring specials and promotions

 Organized by the Monroe Chamber of Commerce and partially funded by Monroe LTAC.

January 19th

Monroe, Wa 92872

Many local Monroe business will offer a one-day special in honor of Super Saturday. There will also be many family friendly activities and events going on throughout Monroe.  

Explore the city of Monroe and discover a new store. Create something new and unique to you. Dine and drink at one of our amazing locally owned restaurants, pubs, bars, breweries and cafes. Make a weekend out of it and spoil yourself at one of amazing hotels. 

Visit our Facebook Page @ChooseMonroe or website www.ChooseMonroe.com or contact us at 360.794.5488 for more information.  

Pop-Up Shop Vendors Wanted

Interested in being in a vendor at the Chamber Pop-Up Shop click on the link below for details. 

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Farmers Market

Local Farmers Market coming soon

More details coming in Feb 2019. 

Vendors Wanted

Interested in being a vendor, performing or being a food truck at the 2019 Farmers Market events please call us at 360.794.5488 or email us at office@choosemonroe.com


Music In The Park

Free Live Music Concerts Fridays in July

 Music in the Park is a free summer concert series playing every Friday in July at Lake Tye Park!

There will be food trucks, a beer garden and live music! Come out and enjoy the fun!

Lineup will be confirmed and published in March 2019. 

Performers and Food Vendors Wanted

Interested in performing or being a food truck at the 2019 Music In The Park events please call us at 360.794.5488 or email us at office@choosemonroe.com


Fair Days Parade and Market

Grand Parade celebrates Evergreen State Fair

It’s all about our “Summer Days & Country Ways” in the 81st Annual Fair Days Parade and Market. Monroe’s favorite summer time event will feature appearances and performances from the Monroe high school cheerleaders, the drift and drag cars from Evergreen Speedway, the Seafair Pirates, Smokey the Bear, multiple princesses, Boys and Girls Club, various equestrian teams, Ronald McDonald house and many more. 

*************PARADE INFORMATION*******************

2019's Evergreen State Fair Theme: TBD

WHERE: Along West Main Street 

WHEN: Parade starts at 11 am. 


*********** MARKET INFORMATION *******************

Location: Wagner Performing Arts Center

Time: 9 am to 1 pm

When: Saturday, August 24, 2019


The following streets will be closed from 8 am to 3 pm for the Parade on August 24th:

179th SE closed from W. Main St. to 160th ST SE

Main Street closed from 179th Ave. SE to N. Blakely St.

Blakely closed from W. Main St to W. Hill St.

Hill Street closed N. Blakely to N. Kelsey St.



Light Up Monroe

Tree Lighting Festival

Join us Sunday, Dec 1, 2019 for Light Up Monroe. 

We've got Santa, carolers, hot cider, reindeer food, of course the amazing tree lighting planned for you on Sunday, December 1!

So grab the kiddos, invite your friends and family and head on down to Monroe this Thanksgiving weekend!

Ceremonial lighting of tree begins shortly after Santa arrives.

Thanks to the amazing efforts from Monroe Windermere our tree has been professionally decorated with highest quality lights we could find and given a huge face lift! Monroe Windermere spearheaded the financial efforts to find 4 other sponsors to help pay for the lights that brighten Traveler's Park during the holiday season! 

Thank you Windermere Monroe for all your support and contributions to make Light Up Monroe the amazing event it is today!!!

Light Sponsors: