Comedian Gabriel Iglesias is Northwest fair’s Saturday show

Tickets for the show go on sale March 16

LYNDEN — The unique and animated style of stand-up comedian Gabriel Iglesias comes to the grandstand stage Saturday, Aug. 19, at the 2017 Northwest Washington Fair.

Iglesias’ stand-up comedy is a mixture of storytelling, parodies, characters and sound effects that bring his personal experiences to life. He is one of the most-watched comedians on YouTube with more than 300 million views. His Lynden visit is part of the FluffyMania World Tour: 20 Years of Comedy.

Iglesias also is cast in three animated films that will hit theaters this year: “Smurfs: The Lost Village,” “Ferdinand” and “The Nut Job 2.” His “Stand-Up Revolution” series has aired the past three years on Comedy Central.

“Gabriel Iglesias is one of the hottest comedians in the country and popular with all ages,” said Jim Baron, fair general manager.

Tickets to see Gabriel Iglesias will go on sale to the public at 9 a.m. March 16. Preferred seats are available for $50 and reserved seats for $30. The grandstand tickets don’t include gate admission for the fair, which is $13 for adults. People wishing to buy tickets before they are offered to the public may become a Friend of the Fair by registering for free at

Tickets can be purchased at and the fair office, 1775 Front St., Lynden, and by phone at (877) 699-FAIR.

The 2017 Northwest Washington Fair will run Aug. 14-19.