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N.C. State Fair Division

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Showing a steer at the 2018 N.C. State Fair?

All steer must be tagged at one of these locations:
April 13: Spring Fling - WNC Ag Center
May 1: Edgecombe Co Show Arena, Tarboro - 3 p.m. - 8 p.m.
May 2: Sampson Co Arena, Clinton - 3 p.m. - 8 p.m.
May 3: NCSU Beef Unit, Raleigh - 3 p.m. - 8 p.m.
May 5: Dixie Classic Fairgrounds, Winston-Salem - 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Check out the N.C. State Fair Livestock Show website to download and print the steer packet. You will need to bring this packet and your steer to the tag-in location.
Please nominate your steer at the website below prior to coming to the tag-in location. Completing a nomination form does not enter your animal into the State Fair. online entry begins August 1. Entries close September 15. Download and complete the form online here.

Download the April Exhibitor Newsletter here

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N.C. State Fair Vendor/Supplier Applications Now Available!
Interested in becoming a vendor at the N.C. State Fair, October 11-21? Find out all the details here:
Vendor Application
Supplier Application
**These applications are typeable, but you must save them to your computer to activate this feature**


Save the Date! May 18-20, 2018
Join your friends and family for three great days of down-home celebration North Carolina-style at the Got to Be NC Festival at the North Carolina State Fairgrounds. Gate admission and parking are FREE!


Future N.C. State Fair Dates
October 11-21, 2018
October 17-27, 2019
October 15-25, 2020
October 14-24, 2021
October 13-23, 2022

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N.C. State Fair, G. Kent Yelverton, Manager
Mailing Address: 1010 Mail Service Center, Raleigh NC 27699-1010
Physical Address: 1025 Blue Ridge Rd, Raleigh NC 27607
Phone: (919) 821-7400; FAX: (919) 733-5079


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