MONROE, Wash., June 15, 2021 – Every year, the Evergreen State Fair entertains fair goers with diverse nights of exciting Grandstand Stage concerts. The much-anticipated concert line-up is here with the announcement of the concert series.

This year’s theme: “Back in the Saddle Again – Open for Fun in 2021!” is a cheerful metaphor of dusting oneself off after the challenging ride that was 2020. 

Tommy James and the Shondells
Tommy James and the Shondells

Here is the 2021 Evergreen State Fair concert lineup: Rock hit-maker legend Tommy James & The Shondells; Country artist Chris Janson; Christian artist Zach Williams; and award-winning female mariachi band Flor de Toloache.

On Monday, August 30, will be a night to hear hit songs by Tommy James & The Shondells, such as “Crystal Blue Persuasion”, “Crimson & Clover”, and “Mony Mony.” With over 50 years in the music business, they have produced 23 gold records, 9 platinum albums, and over 100 million records sold worldwide…and 32 Billboard Hot 100 Chart Hits!

Chris Janson Country artist

Country artist Chris Janson performs on Tuesday, August 31. Breakout country star Janson is a platinum-selling recording artist, high-octane entertainer, multi-instrumentalist, and award-winning singer/songwriter. His hits include “Buy Me a Boat”, “Fix a Drink”, and “Drunk Girl.” Who is Chris Janson? He’s a “live legacy in the making” (Rolling Stone).

Zach Williams Christian Artist

Zach Williams is a husband, father, singer, songwriter, worship leader, Grammy-award winning and GMA Dove award winner. He has made music history with two consecutive No. 1 hits at radio totaling 35 weeks. As one of CCM’s leading artists and songwriters, he blends southern rock, country and faith-filled songwriting. His music comes from a place of humility and honesty.  He will be performing on Thursday, September 2.

Flor de Toloache

Performing on Friday, September 3, Latin GRAMMY-winning, New York-based ensemble Flor de Toloache is one of the finest all-female mariachi groups on the planet. Flor de Toloache’s members hail from diverse cultural backgrounds such as Mexico, Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic, Cuba, Australia, Colombia, Germany, Italy and the United States. This defines their unique flavor and sound. The result of this cultural bouquet is an edgy, versatile and fresh take on traditional Mexican music. While working to preserve centuries old traditions of Mariachi, their mélange of the traditional and the modern pushes the boundaries of the genre and brings Mariachi music to new audiences.

Evergreen State Fair e-newsletter recipients receive access to general and concert tickets before they go on sale to the general public, which is 10:00 a.m. July 23. To sign up for the e-newsletter, visit EvergreenFair.org. Once on sale, tickets can be purchased online at Etix.com, over the phone 800-514-3849 or in person at the Evergreen State Fairgrounds in Monroe, WA.

Annual Fair Theme | Evergreen State Fairgrounds, WA - Official Website

Here are some of the changes for this year

  • One less day. We will be closed on Wednesday, September 1, 2021. 
  • Reduced hours. We will be open 10:30am-10pm (Aug 26-31& Sept 2-5), 10:30am –7pm on Labor Day (Sept 6). 
  • Some events will not be happening this year, like the Rodeo, petting farm and pony rides, but there will be plenty of other things to enjoy throughout the 11 days.

We are not offering daily gate admission specials but you can save on gate admissions by pre-purchasing your tickets on our website OR join us on July 10th, at the Fair Food Drive

The 2021 Evergreen State Fair runs August 26 – 31 and September 2 – 6, themed “Back in the Saddle Again – Open for Fun in 2021!” For more information visit EvergreenFair.org.