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Limited to licensed businesses in North Carolina who primarily roast and sell coffee.


The first twelve entries received from companies interested in participating will be registered to compete. Exhibitors will be selected in the order in which entires are received. Two alternates will be chosen to be on standby in case an exhibitor drops out of the competition. Entries will be kept on file in case any further alternates need to be chosen.


Competition Deadline: Friday, October 18th, 3-5 p.m.

Competition Location: Special Cooking Contest Area of the Education Building on the fairgrounds

 Registration is now CLOSED.

Entries may be mailed to:

N.C. State Fair Entry Office - Coffee Competition

1010 Mail Service Center

Raleigh, NC 27699

Entries may be hand delivered to:

N.C. State Fair Entry Office

1025 Blue Ridge Road

Raleigh, NC 27607



Exhibitors who choose not to disclose their full Federal Tax ID Number (TIN) at the time of registration (paper entry forms or online), even if they have submitted an entry in the past, forfeit any and all premium monies they may be entitled to.


For more information, contact the N.C. State Fair Entry Department at (919) 839-4515.