Artesian Family Festival & Thunder Valley Fireworks Show

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Artesian Family Festival & Thunder Valley Fireworks Show

The Artesian Family Festival & Thunder Valley Fireworks Show is the biggest and best fireworks festival in the County – and it happens in Tumwater every year on July 4th! On the Tumwater Valley Golf Course driving range, you'll find music, food, games and a lot more waiting for you.  Prohibited items: NO pets, alcohol, or personal fireworks are allowed in the festival.

Event gates open at 6:00 p.m.; the fireworks show begins at 10:15 p.m. 

Festival entry: FREE! Event Parking: $10/car

Special thanks to our 2018 sponsors: Tumwater Downtown Association, O Bee Credit Union, Hanson Motors, evergreenDIRECT Credit Union, TwinStar Credit Union, 94.5 Roxy, The Olympian, Lacey Capital & Chehalis Collision Centers, United Rentals, and David and Christy Nicandri.

For additional information regarding the festival, please contact the Parks & Recreation office: (360) 754-4160 or

Please Note: For safety and maintenance reasons, Pioneer Park is closed all day on July 4.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Attendance at the 2017 Tumwater Artesian Family Festival & Fireworks Show was over 10,000! Artesian Festival sponsorship offers a chance for your business to get involved in a fun, family-friendly event in our local community. This event includes attractions such as local food vendors, children’s inflatable toys, music, family-oriented performers on the Children’s Stage, and a “Drop Zone” Skydiver contest. The evening concludes with the South Sound’s largest fireworks display. Support a fantastic community event through a sponsorship today! 

Tumwater Artesian Festival 2018 Sponsor Packet pdf-icon-sm - Limited opportunities still available. Call for details.

Interested in partnering with us for other programs and events throughout the year? Visit our Sponsorship Opportunities page for more details.

For more information regarding sponsorship opportunities, please contact Todd Anderson: (360) 754-4160 or