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Events coordinated by entities other than the City of Auburn may require a Special Event Permit Application.

To sponsor an event, view the Event Sponsorship Package (PDF)

4:00PM - 7:30PM

Summer Cruise-In's

Les Gove Park, 1140 Auburn Way S, Auburn, WA

Cruise InsJoin us for fun Summer Cruise-Ins at Les Gove Park, 1140 Auburn Way S. (near the corner of 12th Street SE & Auburn Way South) coordinated by the Solid Rock Cruisers.

Thursday, June 20 | 4:00-7:30 PM
Thursday, July 18 | 4:00-7:30 PM
Thursday, August 15 | 4:00-7:30 PM

These events are FREE for the whole family - complete with music, classic & hot rod cars and food that will be available to purchase, courtesy of the Auburn Senior Center Wellness Team.

Bring the whole family down to Les Gove Park and help us bring back this Auburn tradition.

Bring your own hot rod or come on down as a spectator. All are welcome!

Solid Rock Cruisers will also be accepting donations for the Food Bank each month, providing an opportunity for you to donate your non-perishables to the Auburn Food Bank.

All events will be held at the Farmers Market Site at Les Gove Park.

Car show participants must enter the event site from 12th Street SE & J Street SE.

For additional details, contact the Solid Rock Cruisers at www.solidrockcruisers.com.
11:00AM - 4:00PM

Kids Day

Les Gove Park, 910 9th ST SE, Auburn, WA

Kids Day LogoFREE
Tuesday, June 25, 2019
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Les Gove Park, 910 Ninth Street SE

Kids Day***NOTE - this event has changed from it's previously scheduled date. Auburn's KidsDay 2019 will be held on Tuesday, June 25.

The perfect day for any child! Live entertainment, inflatable rides, face painting, over 120 activity/info booths, craft vendor sales, miniature golf, rock climbing wall, ArtRageous hands-on art experiences, large vehicle & equipment display, food concessions, and much more.  Seattle Children's South Clinic will be offering a FREE obstacle course, that will get kids hopping, balancing and jumping their way to  better health. 

Attendees can enjoy bungee trampolines, a Paintball Target Range, Nerf Laser Tag, the Super Slide and Old Growth Tree Climbing for a nominal fee. 

Leashed, licensed and well-behaved pets welcome.

Contact Information
Auburn Parks, Arts and Recreation
253-931-3043
Kristy Pachciarz, Special Events Coordinator

11:00AM - 4:00PM

4th of July Festival

Les Gove Park, 910 9th ST SE, Auburn, WA

4th of July Festival Logo

Thursday, July 4, 2019
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Les Gove Park, 910 Ninth Street SE
FREE (purchase wristband for $5 unlimited activities)

Celebrate our country's birthday at Les Gove Park. The event includes a noon bike parade (meet East of the Bocce Courts), various entertainment on two stages, an arts & craft area with over 50 artists, a car show, 19 inflatable rides, a rock wall, euro-bungee trampolines, train rides and other fun activities for children. The event also offers bingo, mini golf, bocce, a book sale, food concessions, and so much more! Come see for yourself, this naturally shaded park and spray park will keep you cool during the afternoon.

4th of JulyWristband sales begin at 10:00 AM.  You can purchase a wristband for $5 for unlimited activities which include 19 inflatable rides, tubs o' fun, bungee trampolines, rock wall, train rides, mini golf, two pony carousels, laser tag and balloon art.

Leashed, licensed and well-behaved pets welcome.

  • Festival Map (PDF)
  • Entertainment Schedule & Attraction Listing (PDF)
  • General Vendor Application (PDF)
  • Food Vendor Application (PDF)
  • Online Car Show Registration (convenient and secure)
  • Car Show Registration Flyer and Registration Form (PDF)
  • Public Driving Directions & Parking Info (PDF)
  • 4th of July Festival Sponsorship Packages (PDF)
  • Contact Information: 
    Auburn Parks, Arts and Recreation
    253-931-3043
    Kristy Pachciarz, Special Events Coordinator

    12:00PM - 1:00PM

    Kids SummerStage

    Les Gove Park - 910 9th ST SE, Auburn, WA

    Kids Summer StageFREE

    ***In the event of rain, the concerts will be held inside the Auburn Community & Event Center, located at 910 9th Street SE

    An exciting children's outdoor concert series that includes music, live animals, magic and LOADS of fun! Spray park and playground located close by - pack your lunch, swimsuit and towels and spend the afternoon at Les Gove Park! 

    2019 Line-up:

    Leashed, licensed and well-behaved pets welcome.

    Contact Information:
    Email: Kristy Pachciarz, Special Events Coordinator
    Auburn Parks, Arts and Recreation
    253-931-3043

    12:00PM - 1:00PM

    Kids SummerStage

    Les Gove Park - 910 9th ST SE, Auburn, WA

    Kids Summer StageFREE

    ***In the event of rain, the concerts will be held inside the Auburn Community & Event Center, located at 910 9th Street SE

    An exciting children's outdoor concert series that includes music, live animals, magic and LOADS of fun! Spray park and playground located close by - pack your lunch, swimsuit and towels and spend the afternoon at Les Gove Park! 

    2019 Line-up:

    Leashed, licensed and well-behaved pets welcome.

    Contact Information:
    Email: Kristy Pachciarz, Special Events Coordinator
    Auburn Parks, Arts and Recreation
    253-931-3043

    4:00PM - 7:30PM

    Summer Cruise-In's

    Les Gove Park, 1140 Auburn Way S, Auburn, WA

    Cruise InsJoin us for fun Summer Cruise-Ins at Les Gove Park, 1140 Auburn Way S. (near the corner of 12th Street SE & Auburn Way South) coordinated by the Solid Rock Cruisers.

    Thursday, June 20 | 4:00-7:30 PM
    Thursday, July 18 | 4:00-7:30 PM
    Thursday, August 15 | 4:00-7:30 PM

    These events are FREE for the whole family - complete with music, classic & hot rod cars and food that will be available to purchase, courtesy of the Auburn Senior Center Wellness Team.

    Bring the whole family down to Les Gove Park and help us bring back this Auburn tradition.

    Bring your own hot rod or come on down as a spectator. All are welcome!

    Solid Rock Cruisers will also be accepting donations for the Food Bank each month, providing an opportunity for you to donate your non-perishables to the Auburn Food Bank.

    All events will be held at the Farmers Market Site at Les Gove Park.

    Car show participants must enter the event site from 12th Street SE & J Street SE.

    For additional details, contact the Solid Rock Cruisers at www.solidrockcruisers.com.
    12:00PM - 1:00PM

    Kids SummerStage

    Les Gove Park - 910 9th ST SE, Auburn, WA

    Kids Summer StageFREE

    ***In the event of rain, the concerts will be held inside the Auburn Community & Event Center, located at 910 9th Street SE

    An exciting children's outdoor concert series that includes music, live animals, magic and LOADS of fun! Spray park and playground located close by - pack your lunch, swimsuit and towels and spend the afternoon at Les Gove Park! 

    2019 Line-up:

    Leashed, licensed and well-behaved pets welcome.

    Contact Information:
    Email: Kristy Pachciarz, Special Events Coordinator
    Auburn Parks, Arts and Recreation
    253-931-3043

    7:00PM - 11:00PM

    Summer Sounds & Cinema

    Lea Hill Park, 31693 124th Ave SE

    FREE

    Summer SoundsLive entertainment and blockbuster movies make Friday nights in Auburn a real treat for the whole family! All events will feature food concessions/food trucks, inflatable rides and an ArtRageous hands-on art activity.

    Friday, July 26, 2019

    • Lea Hill Park, 31693 124th Ave SE
      • 7:00 PM -  Creme Tangerine (Seattle's premier Beatles tribute band)
      • Dusk - Incredibles 2 (PG) 

    Friday, August 2, 2019

    • Sunset Park, 1420 69th Street SE

    DarciBidman***August 2 event at Sunset Park sponsored in part by Darci Bidman - John L. Scott Real Estate.

    Friday, August 9, 2019

    • Les Gove Park, 910 9th ST SE               
      • 6:00 PM - Joanie Leeds (super fun music for kids)
      • 7:00 PM - Nate Botsford (country rock)
      • Dusk - E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial (PG)

    Contact Information
    Email: Kristy Pachciarz 
    Auburn Parks, Arts and Recreation
    253-931-3043

    12:00PM - 1:00PM

    Kids SummerStage

    Les Gove Park - 910 9th ST SE, Auburn, WA

    Kids Summer StageFREE

    ***In the event of rain, the concerts will be held inside the Auburn Community & Event Center, located at 910 9th Street SE

    An exciting children's outdoor concert series that includes music, live animals, magic and LOADS of fun! Spray park and playground located close by - pack your lunch, swimsuit and towels and spend the afternoon at Les Gove Park! 

    2019 Line-up:

    Leashed, licensed and well-behaved pets welcome.

    Contact Information:
    Email: Kristy Pachciarz, Special Events Coordinator
    Auburn Parks, Arts and Recreation
    253-931-3043

    7:00PM - 11:00PM

    Summer Sounds & Cinema

    Lea Hill Park, 31693 124th Ave SE

    FREE

    Summer SoundsLive entertainment and blockbuster movies make Friday nights in Auburn a real treat for the whole family! All events will feature food concessions/food trucks, inflatable rides and an ArtRageous hands-on art activity.

    Friday, July 26, 2019

    • Lea Hill Park, 31693 124th Ave SE
      • 7:00 PM -  Creme Tangerine (Seattle's premier Beatles tribute band)
      • Dusk - Incredibles 2 (PG) 

    Friday, August 2, 2019

    • Sunset Park, 1420 69th Street SE

    DarciBidman***August 2 event at Sunset Park sponsored in part by Darci Bidman - John L. Scott Real Estate.

    Friday, August 9, 2019

    • Les Gove Park, 910 9th ST SE               
      • 6:00 PM - Joanie Leeds (super fun music for kids)
      • 7:00 PM - Nate Botsford (country rock)
      • Dusk - E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial (PG)

    Contact Information
    Email: Kristy Pachciarz 
    Auburn Parks, Arts and Recreation
    253-931-3043

    12:00PM - 1:00PM

    Kids SummerStage

    Les Gove Park - 910 9th ST SE, Auburn, WA

    Kids Summer StageFREE

    ***In the event of rain, the concerts will be held inside the Auburn Community & Event Center, located at 910 9th Street SE

    An exciting children's outdoor concert series that includes music, live animals, magic and LOADS of fun! Spray park and playground located close by - pack your lunch, swimsuit and towels and spend the afternoon at Les Gove Park! 

    2019 Line-up:

    Leashed, licensed and well-behaved pets welcome.

    Contact Information:
    Email: Kristy Pachciarz, Special Events Coordinator
    Auburn Parks, Arts and Recreation
    253-931-3043

    6:00PM - 11:00PM

    Summer Sounds & Cinema

    Lea Hill Park, 31693 124th Ave SE

    FREE

    Summer SoundsLive entertainment and blockbuster movies make Friday nights in Auburn a real treat for the whole family! All events will feature food concessions/food trucks, inflatable rides and an ArtRageous hands-on art activity.

    Friday, July 26, 2019

    • Lea Hill Park, 31693 124th Ave SE
      • 7:00 PM -  Creme Tangerine (Seattle's premier Beatles tribute band)
      • Dusk - Incredibles 2 (PG) 

    Friday, August 2, 2019

    • Sunset Park, 1420 69th Street SE
    DarciBidman

    ***August 2 event at Sunset Park sponsored in part by Darci Bidman - John L. Scott Real Estate. 

    Friday, August 9, 2019

    • Les Gove Park, 910 9th ST SE               
      • 6:00 PM - Joanie Leeds (super fun music for kids)
      • 7:00 PM - Nate Botsford (country rock)
      • Dusk - E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial (PG)

    Contact Information
    Email: Kristy Pachciarz 
    Auburn Parks, Arts and Recreation
    253-931-3043

    7:00PM - 9:00PM

    AuburnFest Almost 5K Poker Fun Run & Walk

    Les Gove Park - 910 9th ST SE, Auburn, WA

    The Almost 5K Poker Fun Run & Walk is a new family-oriented event associated with AuburnFest.

    Almost 5k Poker Fun Run IconThe race takes place prior to the Summer Sounds & Cinema concert and outdoor movie event at Les Gove Park. Food options will be available for purchase in the park after the race. 

    Early Registration Fee (by July 28, 2019) - $15
    Registration Fee (July 29 - August 7, 2019) - $18
    On-Site Registration Fee - $20 (on site registration begins at 5:30 PM on Friday, August 9)
    Sorry, no registrations accepted August 8, 2019.

    Online Registration Form
    Registration Form (PDF)

    Early registration includes a t-shirt. No registrations accepted August 8. Only one individual per registration form. Payment must accompany registration. T-shirts are not guaranteed for day-of registrants.

    ROUTE

    The Almost 5K Poker Fun Run is a family-oriented fun run associated with AuburnFest. This fun run will utilize the new big loop at Les Gove Park. Five loops around is “almost” a 5K (short of a 5K by 1,138 feet). For each lap around the loop, participants will stop, draw a card, and try to get the best poker hand with the five cards drawn. Instead of prize awards based on time, prizes will be awarded for the top poker hand in each age category. Prizes will be award from the stage at 8:30 PM. All registrants will receive a t-shirt and will be treated to a fun night in the park.

    RULES OF PARTICIPATION & AWARDS

    • Participants must run/walk and complete the course in its entirety to be eligible for awards, route will close after 90-minutes.
    • Participants must draw 5 cards total, one upon completion of each large loop at Les Gove Park, to create their final poker hand.    
    • Strollers are welcome on the course (please note, children not pushed in a stroller must be a paying participant in the race).
    • Awards will be distributed to the top poker hands in eight age categories:
      Child (8 & under); Tween (9-12 yrs.); Teen (13-19 yrs.); Adult I (20-29 yrs.);
      Adult II (30-39 yrs.); Adult III (40-49 yrs.); Adult IV (50-70 yrs.); Senior (71+ yrs.)
    • Awards will be presented at the entertainment stage prior to the start of the movie.
    11:00AM - 7:00PM

    AuburnFest

    Les Gove Park - 1005 12th St SE

    AuburnFest, a three day event held at Les Gove Park for the whole family to enjoy! The festivities kick off Friday, August 9, 2019 at 7:00 PM with the Almost 5K Poker Fun Run & Walk! Followed by the main festival, parade, entertainment, rides and more on Saturday, August 10, from 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM. Wrap up the weekend on Sunday, August 11 with a Cruise In from 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

    Friday Night Fun

    AuburnFest's Almost 5K Poker Fun Run & Walk at Les Gove Park - Friday, August 9, 7:00 PM. On-site registration begins at 5:30 PM at Les Gove Park.

    Register Online or mail in or drop off your registration form (PDF). 
    The early registration fee of $15 ends July 28th. Regular registration fee of $18 from July 29-August 7. On-site registration is $20, August 9 starting at 5:30 p.m.
    Sorry no registrations August 8. 

    Saturday's Events

    AuburnFest will include two entertainment stages, a beer garden, food vendors, craft and specialty vendors, community and non-profit vendors, a literary showcase & small press fair, as well as several free activities including Bocce, face painting, hands-on art activities, an indoor playground, the Discovery Playground, a spray playground, and much more!

    Interested in becoming a vendor?
    AuburnFest General Vendor Application (PDF)
    AuburnFest Food Vendor Application (PDF)

    Purchase a wristband for access to nine (9) inflatables, including a Ninja Wall! Plus a super slide, ballistic swing, pirates revenge, pony rides, train rides, mini golf, and rock wall! Purchase your wrist band  before August 9th and receive 50% off using coupon code PLAY19. Wristbands are $10 on event day.

    Auburn Days Parade
    The Auburn Days Parade along Main St. in downtown Auburn. The Parade begins at 11 a.m. on Saturday, August 10. 

    Online Registration
    Download the registration form (PDF)
    Parade Rules (PDF)
    Parade Route Map (PDF)

    Sunday Cruise In

    Cruise in at Les Gove Park - Sunday, August 11, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM. We will accommodate as many cars as safely possible.  The Cruise In will be held in the grass field adjacent to the Farmers Market at Les Gove park. Check-in begins at 8:00 AM. Cruise In participants must ONLY use the entrance at 12th Street SE & J Street SE. 

    Interested in sponsoring AuburnFest?
    AuburnFest 2019 Sponsorship Packages (PDF)

    For additional details, please email us or call 253-931-3043.

    10:00AM - 3:00PM

    AuburnFest Cruise In

    Les Gove Park - 1140 Auburn Way South, Auburn

    AuburnFest CruiseImage of cars In

    Continue the fun of AuburnFest and cruise on into Les Gove Park! The Cruise In will be held in conjunction with the Auburn Farmers Market Sunday, August 11 from 10 AM  - 3 PM. Pick up your favorite fresh fruits & veggies, jam out to live music and check out the classic cars, hot rods, trucks and more! 

    There is no fee to attend, cruise on in starting at 8 AM.
    12:00PM - 1:00PM

    Kids SummerStage

    Les Gove Park - 910 9th ST SE, Auburn, WA

    Kids Summer StageFREE

    ***In the event of rain, the concerts will be held inside the Auburn Community & Event Center, located at 910 9th Street SE

    An exciting children's outdoor concert series that includes music, live animals, magic and LOADS of fun! Spray park and playground located close by - pack your lunch, swimsuit and towels and spend the afternoon at Les Gove Park! 

    2019 Line-up:

    Leashed, licensed and well-behaved pets welcome.

    Contact Information:
    Email: Kristy Pachciarz, Special Events Coordinator
    Auburn Parks, Arts and Recreation
    253-931-3043

    4:00PM - 7:30PM

    Summer Cruise-In's

    Les Gove Park, 1140 Auburn Way S, Auburn, WA

    Cruise InsJoin us for fun Summer Cruise-Ins at Les Gove Park, 1140 Auburn Way S. (near the corner of 12th Street SE & Auburn Way South) coordinated by the Solid Rock Cruisers.

    Thursday, June 20 | 4:00-7:30 PM
    Thursday, July 18 | 4:00-7:30 PM
    Thursday, August 15 | 4:00-7:30 PM

    These events are FREE for the whole family - complete with music, classic & hot rod cars and food that will be available to purchase, courtesy of the Auburn Senior Center Wellness Team.

    Bring the whole family down to Les Gove Park and help us bring back this Auburn tradition.

    Bring your own hot rod or come on down as a spectator. All are welcome!

    Solid Rock Cruisers will also be accepting donations for the Food Bank each month, providing an opportunity for you to donate your non-perishables to the Auburn Food Bank.

    All events will be held at the Farmers Market Site at Les Gove Park.

    Car show participants must enter the event site from 12th Street SE & J Street SE.

    For additional details, contact the Solid Rock Cruisers at www.solidrockcruisers.com.
    8:00AM - 5:00PM

    Gingerbread House Contest

    Auburn Community & Event Center, 910 9th ST SE, Auburn, WA

    Gingerbread houseFREE - There are two categories in this year's Gingerbread House Contest! Eight entries will be accepted in the child category, ages 12 and under. Ten entries will be accepted in the adult category, ages 13 and up. 

    Those interested should apply today. This fun event celebrates the holidays and brings the community out to see what Auburn can build! Any structures real or imaginary, houses, igloos, spaceships, etc. will be accepted. This event is free and open to all groups and individuals. 

    Application Deadline: November 4, 2019
    Entries Delivered: December 2, 2019 between 8:00 AM and 9:00 PM
    Entries on Display Until: December 16, 2019 - voting ends at noon.
    Location: Auburn Community & Event Center; 910 Ninth ST SE, Auburn WA 98002

    Gingerbread House Contest Application (PDF)

    The entries will be on display at the Community & Event Center from December 2nd until December 16th at noon. Stop by and vote on your favorite display. A winner from each category will be announced on Monday, December 16th after noon and will be awarded a $30 gift card.

    Applicants must adhere to the contest rules listed on the application:

    • Entry must be appropriate for audiences of all ages
    • Entry must be original
    • Entry must have been built in 2019
    • Entry must be 90% edible on the exterior
    • Adult category is ages 13 and up
    • Adult category entries must be delivered in completed form attached to a solid base enabling it to be displayed on a table. Bases shall be no larger than 24"W x 24"L
    • Child category is ages 12 and under - if selecting the child category, the child must construct 100% of the structure. If an adult is helping then they must apply for the adult category
    • Child category entries must be delivered in completed form attached to a solid base enabling it to be displayed in a display case. Entries shall be no larger than 12"W x 12"L x 12"H

    Questions? Contact Amanda Valdez or call 253-931-3043. 

    11:00AM - 2:00PM

    54th annual Veterans Parade & Observance

    East Main ST, Auburn, WA

    Auburn, Washington is designated by the Veterans Day National Committee and the US Department of Veterans Affairs as a Regional Site for celebration of Veterans Day 2019. The City of Auburn is proud to be a Vietnam War Commemorative Partner. Auburn has hosted the Veterans Parade since 1965. Now in its 54th year, the parade has grown into one of the largest parades of its kind in the United States of America.            

    Vets Day PhotoThe purpose of Auburn's Veterans Parade & Observance is to positively focus on honoring our country's veterans and active military personnel. Through our parade, we focus recognition on congressionally-recognized Veteran Service Organizations and their auxiliaries, the military and reserve military, National Guard and ROTC. The goals and purposes of Auburn's Veterans Parade & Observance are to give honor to our country's military personnel and veterans and to their military missions of defending freedom around the world.

    The 54th annual Veterans Parade will be held in Auburn on Saturday, November 9 at 11:00 AM. The parade boasts over 200 units and nearly 6,000 parade participants, including 25+ high school marching bands, military vehicles, veterans' units, honor guards and more. 

    The parade route travels along Main Street from E Street to A Street SW/NW. To participate in Auburn's Veterans Parade complete and return the official Parade Application Form. The parade has more applicants than it can permit to participate, and thus must select among the applicants those who will be able to participate. Those applications who are approved will be those that most closely meet the goals and purpose of Auburn's Veterans Parade.

    Other related activities include:

    American Legion Auburn Post #78 Breakfast
    Make reservations early for this year's Veterans Day Breakfast on Saturday, November 9 from 7:00 AM to 9:30 AM, held at the Auburn Senior Activity Center, 808 Ninth Street SE. The breakfast is $7/person and includes pancakes, eggs, ham and juice or coffee.  The breakfast is co-sponsored by the American Legion Post #78 and the City of Auburn.

    Static Display & Exhibit Showcase
    Information booths and static displays will be located on South Division Street from 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM. Take time to visit the displays and booths to view military equipment and vehicles and veterans and/or military information. To participate in the Static Display, your application must be submitted and approved prior to the October 7 deadline.

    Once again, we are also accepting commercial entries in the Static Display & Exhibit Showcase. Those commercial entities whose services/items directly relate to the event's purpose may be accepted. Booth spaces (12' x 12' unless otherwise pre-arranged) are $350/booth. Please complete and return the commercial application by the October 7 deadline to be considered.

    Curb Competition
    The Curb Competition is for entries that want to honor veterans, but don't meet the requirements to participate in the parade. Those participating in the Curb Competition may set-up and decorate a 12' long x 5' deep section of curb to honor our veterans.  Participants must set-up along the parade route (Main Street) between Auburn Ave (A Street SE) to E Street NE.  Set-up is held from 7:00 AM - 10:00 AM Judging is held from 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM.  Awards will be given in three categories: Best Curb Appeal, Most Patriotic and Best Salute to Veterans.  The application must be submitted and approved in order to be judged in the Curb Competition.  Stay for the parade to salute our Veterans and active military personnel - a great way to show your support!

    Remembrance Ceremony and Lighting of the Flame
    The flame is lit and guarded through the night at the Veterans Memorial at Veterans Memorial Park, 411 E Street NE. Wreath placement, rifle salute, prayers and taps encompass this ceremony, held from 9:45 AM - 10:15 AM on Saturday, November 9.

    Parade BandVeterans Day Marching Band Competition
    The state's largest marching band and field competition starts at 1:00 PM at the Auburn Memorial Stadium, 801 Fourth Street NE. The Marching Band Competition is hosted by the Auburn High School Band & Choir Parents. Over 30 bands compete in the field competition. Event admission is charged at the door. Visit the marching band competition's official website for more information.

    Auburn Noon Lions Veterans Luncheon
    Reserve your spot early for this year's Veterans Luncheon, held on Saturday, November 9 from 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM (Doors open at 1:00 PM). The Veterans Luncheon will be held at Merrill Gardens at Auburn, 18 1st Street SE, located just two blocks from the end of the parade route. The luncheon is co-sponsored by the Auburn Noon Lions Club and the City of Auburn.

    The lunch program honors our Veterans, with special recognition given to our dignitaries in attendance. The Governor's Veterans Affairs Advisory Committee's Outstanding Veterans will be honored at the lunch, along with other special presentations. For additional information or to reserve seats by phone, call 253-931-3043.

    "Our Heroes Our Parade" Banner Program
    This program was created to recognize and pay tribute to the brave men and women in Auburn who are serving, have served, or have given their life to our country in the United States Armed Forces.  It also provides an opportunity for individuals, businesses and Veteran Service Organizations to support those who served by sponsoring a banner in downtown Auburn. The tribute Banner application deadline is Monday, August 19, 2019.  Please complete and return the application with applicable banner fee and supporting documents.

    VFW Open House
    Come mix, meet and mingle with fellow Veterans at the Auburn VFW Post #1741's Open House. The Open House will be held at their 1525 A Street NE #107 location, from 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM. Food and refreshments will be served. 

    Official Forms and Helpful Information:

    Auburn Hotel - 2019 Special Event Rate
    Please note: to receive the special rate, you must call for reservations and tell the hotel you are in town for the Auburn Veterans Parade. For a full list of all Auburn hotels, visit www.exploreauburn.com

    • Best Western Plus Mountain View Auburn Inn | 253-887-7600 | $109/night
    • Clarion Hotel Auburn | 253-833-7171 | $89/night (Single); $109/night (Double) plus tax.
    • Red Lion Inn | 253-735-9600 | $79/night (Single King or 2 Queens)

     

    Leashed, licensed and well-behaved pets welcome.   

    There is absolutely no parade parking in local business' parking lots. Please be courteous when parking in the areas surrounding the parade route. 

    For dining information, please visit www.auburntourism.com.     

    Contact Information:
    Kristy Pachciarz, Special Events Coordinator
    253-931-3043

    Thank you to our sponsors!

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    Veterans Parade 1

    Veterans Parade 2

    Veterans Parade 4

    6:30AM - 9:00PM

    Vote for Your Favorite Gingerbread House!

    Auburn Community & Event Center, 910 Ninth ST SE, Auburn, WA

    Gingerbread houseFREE - Entries will be on display at the Community & Event Center from December 2 until December 16. Stop by and vote on your favorite display in each category. Voting ends December 16 at noon!

    A winner will be announced on Monday, December 16 after noon.

    Questions? Contact Amanda Valdez or call 253-931-3043. 

    6:30AM - 9:00PM

    Vote for Your Favorite Gingerbread House!

    Auburn Community & Event Center, 910 Ninth ST SE, Auburn, WA

    Gingerbread houseFREE - Entries will be on display at the Community & Event Center from December 2 until December 16. Stop by and vote on your favorite display in each category. Voting ends December 16 at noon!

    A winner will be announced on Monday, December 16 after noon.

    Questions? Contact Amanda Valdez or call 253-931-3043.