Ride Ticket Redemption Tents

RRT

Look for the neon green star tents!

When you purchase your ride tickets or wristbands online, you receive a ride voucher. This voucher can be redeemed inside the gates, during the fair at one of three Ride Ticket Redemption Tents: near Gate 8, on the north side of Dorton Arena or in Kiddieland.

  Carnival Deals and Discounts

Ride Tickets

 

Tix

Advance Sale: August 1-October 11

$10 for a sheet of 18 ride tickets.*

Most rides require 5-6 tickets each.

 

At the Fair or Online: October 11-October 21

$1 per ticket at carnival ticket booths
or $18 for a sheet of 18 online*

 


 

Advance sale ride sheet vouchers will be redeemed at the N.C. State Fair Ride Redemption Tents. Once the Fair begins, ride tickets will be available both online and at carnival ticket booths.

 

Ride Tickets do NOT include admission to the N.C. State Fair and are not valid at the State Fair Flyer.

 

Ride Redemption Tents are located near Gate 8, near Dorton Arena and in Kiddieland. Look for the neon green tents with stars on top. Tents will be open on Thursday, Oct. 11 from 3 p.m.-10 p.m. and then daily from 8 a.m.-10 p.m.


Ride Wristbands

 

Tix

Advance Sale: August 1-October 11

$25 per wristband*

 

At the Fair or Online: October 11-October 21

$35 per wristband*

 



Each wristband will be valid for one day only during the 2018 N.C. State Fair. Advance sale wristband vouchers will be redeemed at the N.C. State Fair Ride Redemption Tents. Once the Fair begins, wristbands will be available both online and at carnival ticket booths.

 

Rider must be present at redemption for wristband to be applied.

 

Unlimited Ride Wristbands do NOT include admission to the N.C. State Fair and are not valid at the State Fair Flyer.

 

Ride Redemption Tents are located near Gate 8, near Dorton Arena and in Kiddieland. Look for the neon green tents with stars on top. Tents will be open on Thursday, Oct. 11 from 3 p.m.-10 p.m. and then daily from 8 a.m.-10 p.m.


SFF

 

Tix

Advance Sale: August 1-October 11

$4 one-way or $7 round-trip*

 

At the Fair or Online: October 11-October 21

$5 one-way or $8 round-trip*

 


 

State Fair Flyer tickets do NOT include admission to the N.C. State Fair and are not valid for carnival rides.

 

State Fair Flyer tickets purchased online may be redeemed at the State Fair Flyer.


DP

 

Tix

Dizzy Pass - $31

 

Advance Sale Only: August 1-October 11

 

Includes:

1 FastTrack Gate Admission Ticket

1 Unlimited Ride Wristband

 

Dizzy Passes are only available online in advance of the Fair. This package must be purchased by 11:59 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 11.

 

Each wristband will be valid for one day only during the 2018 N.C. State Fair. Advance sale wristband vouchers will be redeemed at the N.C. State Fair Ride Redemption Tents.

 

Rider must be present at redemption for wristband to be applied.

 

FastTrack Gate Admission skips the ticketing line at all N.C. State Fair gates. FastTrack Gate Admission does not apply to carnival rides or the State Fair Flyer. 

 

Unlimited Ride Wristbands do NOT include admission to the N.C. State Fair and are not valid at the State Fair Flyer.

 

Ride Redemption Tents are located near Gate 8, near Dorton Arena and in Kiddieland. Look for the neon green tents with stars on top. Tents will be open on Thursday, Oct. 11 from 3 p.m.-10 p.m. and then daily from 8 a.m.-10 p.m.


Casey 4

 

Tix

Casey's Family 4-Pack - $50

 

Online Advance Sale Only: August 1-October 11

 

Includes:

4 FastTrack Gate Admission Tickets

2 Ride Sheets (18 tickets per sheet)

1 Casey Cardinal Plush Doll

 

Casey's Family 4-Packs are only available online in advance of the Fair. This package must be purchased by 11:59 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 11. A voucher will be printed for your Casey Cardinal plush. Bring the voucher to the official State Fair store, "The Nest," to pick up your Casey. Located in the lobby of the Expo Center, "The Nest" is open Thursday, Oct. 11 from 4 - 9:45 p.m. and Friday, October 12-Sunday, Oct. 21 from 9 a.m. - 9:45 p.m.

 

FastTrack Gate Admission skips the ticketing line at all N.C. State Fair gates. FastTrack Gate Admission does not apply to carnival rides or the State Fair Flyer. 

 

Ride Redemption Tents are located near Gate 8, near Dorton Arena and in Kiddieland. Look for the neon green tents with stars on top. Tents will be open on Thursday, Oct. 11 from 3 p.m.-10 p.m. and then daily from 8 a.m.-10 p.m.


Mini Pass

 

Tix

Mega Fan Mini Pass - $30

 

Online Advance Sale Only: August 1-October 11

 

The Mega Fan Mini Pass allows the bearer FastTrack Gate Admission any 5 days of the Fair. The pass is only valid for one scan per day. Multiple scans per day are not permitted.

 

Mini Passes are only available online in advance of the Fair. They must be purchased by 11:59 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 11.

 

FastTrack Gate Admission skips the ticketing line at all N.C. State Fair gates. FastTrack Gate Admission does not apply to carnival rides or the State Fair Flyer. 

 


SFF

 

Tix

 

State Fair Flyer Package - $26

 

Online Advance Sale Only: August 1-October 11

 

Includes:

2 FastTrack Gate Admission Tickets

2 Round-Trip State Fair Flyer Tickets

 

 

State Fair Flyer tickets are not valid for carnival rides.

 

State Fair Flyer tickets purchased online may be redeemed at the State Fair Flyer. This package is only available online in advance of the Fair. This package must be purchased by 11:59 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 11.

 

FastTrack Gate Admission skips the ticketing line at all N.C. State Fair gates. FastTrack Gate Admission does not apply to carnival rides or the State Fair Flyer. 

Online sales are print-at-home tickets. Ticket sheet(s) and/or wristband(s) purchased online will be assessed a convenience fee (ranges from 5-15%). Ride sheets and ride wristbands will be print-at-home voucher(s) to be redeemed at the fair for ride ticket(s) or wristband(s).

 

2018 N.C. State Fair Rides

(this list is preliminary and is subject to change)

For height requirements, click here

 

New Rides in 2018
Downdraft
Dumbo Elephants
Kraken

Mini Trooper
     
     
Additional Rides in 2018

4x4 Quads

3 tickets

Air Raid

8 tickets

Alien Abduction

5 tickets


Fun Time Railroad
Centrifuge

Baby Train

3 tickets

Beach Shack

Centrifuge

5 tickets


Charlie Chopper
Circus Train
Cliff Hanger

Charlie Chopper

3 tickets

Circus Train

3 tickets

Cliff Hanger

4 tickets


Cliff Hanger

Crazy Chopper

Cliff Hanger

4 tickets

Coaster: Super Cyclone

Crazy Chopper

3 tickets


Crazy Sub
Cuckoo Haus

Crazy Sub

3 tickets

Cuckoo Haus Fun House

3 tickets

Cyclone Tunnel

3 tickets


Delusion
Chop Shop
Dodgem

Delusion

6 tickets

Dodgem Chop Shop

5 tickets

Dodgem Scooters

5 tickets


Enterprise
F5
Farm Tractors

Enterprise

5 tickets

F5

5 tickets

Farm Tractors

3 tickets


FireHouse
Flying Bobs
Freebird

FireHouse

3 tickets

Flying Bobs

5 tickets

Freebird

5 tickets


Fun Slide
Genesis
Gondola Wheel

Fun Slide

3 tickets

Genesis

4 tickets

Giant Gondola Wheel

6 tickets


Giant Parthenonn Wheel
Giant Wheel
Grand Carousel

Giant Parthenon Wheel

6 tickets

Gondola Wheel

6 tickets

Grand Carousel

3 tickets


Hampton Farm Tractors
Hampton Jeeps
Rally Racer

Hampton Farm Tractors

3 tickets

Hampton Jeeps

3 tickets

Hampton Rally Racer

3 tickets


VW
Haunted Mansion

Hampton VW

3 tickets

Haunted Mansion

3 tickets

Helicopters


Hit n 2000

 

 

 

 

 

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Hit N 2000

6 tickets

Hydro Shock

Jalopy Junction

3 tickets


Khaos
Balloon Fiesta
Landslide

Khaos

6 tickets

Kids' Balloon Fiesta Wheel

3 tickets

Landslide

3 tickets


Lolly Swing
MM Glass House
Mardi Gras

Lolly Swings

3 tickets

Magic Maze Glass House

3 tickets

Mardi Gras

3 tickets


Mega Drop
Merry Go Round
Mighty Mouse

Mega Drop

5 tickets

Merry Go Round

4 tickets

Mighty Mouse Coaster

8 tickets


Mulligan Wheel
Orbiter

Monster Trucks

Mulligan Wheel

5 tickets

Orbiter

5 tickets


Orbiter
Pirates Paradise
Pirate Ship

Orbiter

5 tickets

Pirates Paradise

3 tickets

Pirate Ship

4 tickets


Ring of Fire
Rio Grande Train

Puppy Roll

Ring of Fire

5 tickets

Rio Grand Train

3 tickets


Rockstar
Rockstar
Rock n Tug

Rockstar

5 tickets

Rockstar

5 tickets

Rockin' Tug Boat

3 tickets


Samba Balloons
Samba Balloons
Sea Ray

Samba Balloons

3 tickets

Samba Balloons

3 tickets

Sea Ray Ship

4 tickets


Ships Ahoy
Silly Safari
Sizzler

Ship's Ahoy

3 tickets

Silly Safari

3 tickets

Sizzler

4 tickets


Sizzler
Starship

Sizzler

4 tickets

Speedway

Starship 4000

5 tickets


Street Fighter 360
Super Himalaya
Super Shot

Street Fighter 360

6 tickets

Super Himalaya

5 tickets

Super Shot

4 tickets


Super Slide
Surf's Up
Tea Cups

Super Slide

3 tickets

Surf's Up

4 tickets

Tea Cups

3 tickets


Tea Cups
Tiltawhirl
Tiltawhirl

Tea Cups

3 tickets

Tilt-A-Whirl

4 tickets

Tilt-A-Whirl

4 tickets


Vertigo
Wacky Wrom
Wave Swinger

Vertigo

5 tickets

Wacky Worm

4 tickets

Wave Swinger

5 tickets


Wiggle Wurm
Zero Gravity

Wiggle Wurm

3 tickets

Zero Gravity

4 tickets

Zero Gravity

4 tickets


Zipper
Zombie Apocalypse

Zipper

4 tickets

Zombie Apocalypse

4 tickets