2024 Experience the Legacy: Wes Knodel Guns Shows

Southwest Washington Fair Grounds
1909 South Gold Street
Centralia, WA 98532
United States

Pricing/Ticket Info
General Admission - $10 per day Military/Veterans - $8 per day 2-Day Passes: $16 (12 and under free)
Suitable for Children

Event Dates and Times
Saturday June 15, 2024
9:00 AM  - 05:00 PM
Sunday June 16, 2024
9:00 AM  - 03:00 PM
Saturday September 14, 2024
9:00 AM  - 05:00 PM
Sunday September 15, 2024
9:00 AM  - 03:00 PM
Saturday October 5, 2024
9:00 AM  - 05:00 PM
Sunday October 6, 2024
9:00 AM  - 03:00 PM
Saturday November 16, 2024
9:00 AM  - 05:00 PM
Sunday November 17, 2024
9:00 AM  - 03:00 PM
Saturday December 21, 2024
9:00 AM  - 05:00 PM
Sunday December 22, 2024
9:00 AM  - 03:00 PM
Experience the Legacy: Wes Knodel Guns Shows Returns to Centralia, Washington

In the heart of Centralia, Washington, a longstanding tradition in the gun community is set to continue its legacy. Wes Knodel Guns Shows, a name synonymous with quality and passion, invites you to join themfor an unforgettable event. Established in 1995 by the late Wes Knodel, this iconic gun show series has persevered through change, and now, under the capable hands of Kendra and Josh Alsterberg, it promises an experience like no other.

Sat. 9 AM - 5 PM Sun. 9 AM - 3 PM
General Admission - $10 per day
Military/Veterans - $8 per day
2-Day Passes: $16
(12 and under free)

Wes Knodel Guns Shows has been a cornerstone in the Pacific Northwest, hosting numerous successful events all over Oregon and Washington for over two decades. Now, as the legacy continues, Kendra and Josh Alsterberg, carrying the torch forward, are eager to showcase the culmination of years of dedication and expertise.

Honoring Wes Knodel's Legacy:

Wes Knodel, the visionary behind the brand, dedicated 25 years to building a community around his passion for firearms. Tragically, he succumbed to ALS in August 2021, but his legacy lives on through the gun shows he established. This December event pays tribute to Wes's vision, as his daughter Kendra and son-in-law Josh ensure that the spirit of the shows remains as vibrant as ever.

A Decade of Expertise:

Kendra Alsterberg, having worked side-by-side with Wes for over 10 years, brings a wealth of knowledge and a deep understanding of the intricate details that make Wes Knodel Guns Shows a success. Her connections within the Gun Community are invaluable, promising an event that not only showcases a diverse array of firearms but also fosters a sense of community among enthusiasts.

New Leadership, New Energy:

Josh Alsterberg, an accomplished manager from a large corporation, injects fresh energy into the shows. With excitement and expertise, he is set to elevate the attendee experience to new heights. The December event will be a testament to the seamless blend of tradition and innovation, offering something for both seasoned collectors and first-time attendees.

Join Us in Centralia:

This will be the hub of all things firearms. Wes Knodel Guns Shows promises a unique opportunity to explore, learn, and connect with fellow enthusiasts. From rare collectibles to the latest innovations, the event will feature a wide range of firearms and accessories for all interests.

Don't miss your chance to be a part of this iconic event! Visit the Wes Knodel Guns Shows website to secure your tickets and get ready to immerse yourself in a celebration of firearms, community, and the enduring legacy of Wes Knodel.

For more information and to purchase tickets, visit Wes Knodel Guns Shows. We look forward to seeing you there!


Just a short drive south of JBLM.