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N.C. State Fair Division


COVID-19 Facility Update

The N.C. State Fair is happy to welcome back events to our facility. Please note that all events taking place will comply with all requirements specified in Executive Orders from the Office of the Governor to reduce the risk of person-to-person transmission of COVID-19. Your safety is always our highest priority, and we’re glad to see you back!

NC State Fair

2021 N.C. State Fair Vendor and Supplier Applications Now Available! Deadline: July 1, 2021

Vendor Application
Supplier Application


Approved 2021 vendors can pay online (Visa, MC, AmEx) by visiting and using the invoice number and online payment validation code in your contract packet.

Spring Food Fest


We're bringing back the food you've been missing with three days of fun!

Hours are 10 a.m. - 9 p.m. Friday - Sunday, May 21-23.
Don't forget to stop by the State Fair ticket booth to pick up your 2021 N.C. State Fair tickets at our lowest price of the season: $8 for adults, $4 for youth 6-12.

Come on out and join us!
Download a list of vendors/foods here!

This is a walk-up, take-out event. In accordance with Executive Orders from the Office of the Governor, face masks are required when social distancing cannot be maintained.

Livestock News

Get All Your Livestock Info Here!
2021 Spring Newsletter

Fair Fun

As we alter our lives in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, take a look at some fun you can have from the comfort of home!

Check it out.

Aerial Fair 2019

Future N.C. State Fair Dates
October 14-24, 2021
October 13-23, 2022
October 12-22, 2023
October 17-27, 2024


With over 500 events year-round, we've got just what you're looking for!
Click through for our events calendar.


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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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