Capital Lakefair Car Show

On Your Marks for the Capital Lakefair Car Show

by Kristopher Stewart for OLY ARTS On the evening of Friday, July 14, hundreds of Lakefair attendees will flock to Marathon Park along Deschutes Parkway in Olympia — some in muscle cars, luxury Mercedes, or even ’50s coupes — to attend Capital Lakefair’s annual car show. The event opens at 4:15 p.m. for participants in …

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Capital Lakefair Queen and Princesses 2016

by Molly Gilmore for OLY ARTS Olympians probably aren’t acquainted with many royals. But every year, Capital Lakefair gives the South Sound its own royal court, chosen in the spring from among junior girls at local high schools. Here’s a look at the royal court for Capital Lakefair 2016:   Jaclyn “Jackie” Deshaye, 17 Lakefair …

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Danny Vernon, "Illusion of Elvis"

Lakefair Week 2016 Calendar of Events

by Christian Carvajal for OLY ARTS Wednesday, July 13, noon – 11 p.m., Public Employee Appreciation Day Coupons, available from the information trailer or WSECU booth, offer a reduced price on concession fare to civic servants. 10 a.m.-6 p.m.          Lakefair Juried Art Show (Governor Hotel, 621 Capitol Way S) 12 p.m. …

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Broke North rocked the stage in a previous competition.

Capital Lakefair’s High School Battle of the Bands

by Kristopher Stewart for OLY ARTS The opening night of Capital Lakefair, July 12, will bring a variety of performances to the main stage at Heritage Park, but one is set apart from the rest. The annual “Battle of the Bands” event, which pits high-school bands against each other, runs from 6 p.m. to 8:30 …

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