Every year Capital Lakefair features a wide array of activities that appeal to visitors of all ages. Below is a list of some of the many great activities that are available. Entry to the park is always free, as are a many of the events listed.
Normal hours of operation are 12 Noon to 11 pm daily from Wednesday, July 11th through Sunday the 15th, 2018.
Food: Every year over a dozen non-profit food vendors line Water Street as part of Lakefair Week, offering a wide variety of dining options. Booths are open starting Wednesday at Noon and serve all 5 days during normal hours of operation.
Fireworks 7/15: Join us Sunday evening to enjoy the Grand Finale Fireworks display over Capitol Lake! Fireworks begin at approximately 10 pm.
Grand Parade 7/14: The Lakefair Grand Parade is one of the largest in the region, and is held on Saturday of Lakefair Week. Pre-parade begins at 4:45 pm featuring entries to get the crowd warmed up, and lead into the main event at 5 pm. The parade begins on Capitol Way at 20th and continues down to 5th Ave ending near the bridge.
Car Show 7/13: The Lakefair Car Show runs from at 5:30 to 8:30 pm on Friday of Lakefair Week, beginning at Marathon Park and heading north along Deschutes Pkwy.