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N.C. State Fairgrounds Events

December 2020

Date Event
* indicates the event is not open to the public
Building Contact Info
every Sat. & Sun. 

Each weekend, the Commercial and Education Buildings and the outside grounds are host to hundreds of dealers, craftsmen, and booths.

Event Hours
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

The Raleigh Market will be CLOSED the weekend of December 26-27. They will reopen January 2-3, 2021.

Commercial & Education Bldgs.
Outside grounds

919-839-4560 or click on our website for complete info:
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1 *N.C. Pesticides Exams
Martin Building 919-733-6100
2 *N.C. Structural Pesticide Exams
Martin Building 919-733-6100

GTS Raleigh Jewelry & Accessories Expo
Trade show for resellers and consumers

Event Hours
Friday & Saturday: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Customers should enter Gate 9 off Trinity Road and turn left towards the Scott Building.


Scott Building Bobby Siddiqui

NC ABANA Meeting & Workshop
North Carolina ABANA, an affiliate of Artist-Blacksmith's Association of North American is hosting a meeting designed to teach the craft of blacksmithing for those interested in acquiring the training and skill. Interested in learning the art? Send us an email or come out and meet with us.

Event Hours
5:30 start time

Heritage Circle Forge
9 *N.C. Pesticides RT School
Graham Bulding
Hall of Fame Room
10 *N.C. Structural Pesticides Exams
Martin Building 919-733-6100

Raleigh Sports Card, Memorabilia & Comic Book Show
Large selection of vintage to modern trading cards, comic books, hobby supplies, wax boxes, DC & Marvel collectibles, memorabilia, Funko Pops and more!

Event Hours
Friday 2 - 7 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Sunday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

$5 daily
Free admission for Ages 12 and under
Cash, PayPal and credit card (when available) accepted for admission.

Scott Building 


14 *N.C. Pesticides RT School
Martin Building 919-733-6100

House of Raeford Bulk Chicken Pre-Order Pickup
Products availble for pre-order:
40lb. Boneless Breast - $50
40lb Bone-In Thighs - $25
40lb Party Wings - $81
40lb Drumsticks - $25
20lb Marinated Frozen Breast Filets - $30
40lb Chicken Breast Tenders - $65

Event Hours
9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Pre-rder your products here:
House of Raeford Website

Trintiy Road Lots
4285 Trinity Rd
House of Raeford

Capital City Gun Show
Buy - Sell - Trade event: guns, knives, ammo, hunting supplies and anything related to shooting sports.

Event Hours
Saturday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

$10 ages 12 and up
Under 12 years of age admitted free when accompanied by parent
Cash only, Saturday admission good for both days
Discount coupons available in local newspapers and on our website

Exposition Center



N.C. State Fair, G. Kent Yelverton, Manager
Mailing Address: 1010 Mail Service Center, Raleigh NC 27699-1010
Physical Address: 4285 Trinity Rd, Raleigh NC 27607
Phone: (919) 821-7400; FAX: (919) 733-5079

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