Questions and Answers

When is Dozer Day?

Dozer Day will be May 14th and 15th for 2022. Gates open at 11:00 am and close at 4:00 pm.

Typically, there is a special VIO (Very Important Operator) opening for our valued sponsors & their guests. If you are interested in becoming a sponsor, please visit our Sponsors page.

How much does Dozer Day 2022 cost and where can I get tickets?

Tickets for Dozer Day are $8 for children and $10 for adults. Sales begin April 1, 2022. 

Where is Dozer Day held?

For 2022, Dozer Day will again be at the Clark County Fairgrounds in Ridgefield, Washington (17402 NE Delfel Rd., Ridgefield WA 98642).

What is the ideal age for Dozer Day?

All ages will enjoy Dozer Day. The event has the opporunity for children to operate heavy equipment with the guidance of an in-cab, experienced equipment operator. There are also machines that can be operated by our older event patrons without in-cab guidance from operators. In addition to equipment operation, Dozer Day hosts fun contests, sponsor give-aways and much more!

Can we get a grant for Dozer Day tickets?

If you are a children’s not-for-profit organization you may be eligible for free or reduced-price reservations. Please send requests on your non-profit letterhead along with IRS tax exempt documentation to

Are Dozer Day reservations refundable?

Reservations are NOT refundable or adjustable, but please be assured the money benefits many great children’s charities.

Who are the main sponsors for Dozer Day?

Dozer Day is sponsored by many local businesses who are vested in their community. For information on becoming a sponsor or to see a detailed list of sponsors visit the Sponsor page

Can I volunteer to help at Dozer Day?

Yes. Please visit our volunteer registration page.

Where did Dozer Day Start?

The first “Dozer Day” was held in Wisconsin hosted by Halquist Stone and benefited local schools. The Nutter Foundation acquired the rights to Dozer Day and trademarked the event. We now share Dozer Day with partners throughout the United States.