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10/23/23 926,425 people attended the 2023 N.C. State Fair
10/22/23 Durham man bookends wins in the State Fair's Home Chef Challenge, with top prize in the Nahunta Pork Center's Not Your Mama's Sausage Ball Challenge
10/21/23 Carolina Beach woman win Let's Get Cheesy: Mac-n-Cheese Challenge with Mema's Mac & Cheese
10/21/23 Triangle woman’s Curry Chicken Salad wins “Summer Salad of the South: Kickin' Chicken Salad Challenge” at the N.C. State Fair
10/19/23 Savannah Ranson wins Carnitas Street Taco Challenge with her Blue Corn Carnitas Street Tacos
10/19/23 N.C. State Fair mock tobacco auction to be held Friday at 2 p.m. in the Tobacco Pavilion
10/18/23 Knightdale woman wins MREs in ‘23: Make-Ahead Lunch Challenge with sweet potato beef taco skillet
10/18/23 Taylor Weber wins her first Home Chef Challenge in Cast Iron Chicken Pot Pie Challenge
10/16/23 Strawberry Lemonade-inspired triple layer cake wins N.C. State Fair Luscious Layer Cake Home Chef Challenge
10/16/23 Raleigh’s Shenita Pelham wins N.C. State Fair’s banana pudding Home Chef Challenge with her “Boozie Banana Pudding Cheesecake”
10/14/23 Domino Ireland awarded first in Boozy Bites: Appetizers with SPIRIT! Challenge
10/13/23 Karen Allen's "barkuterie" board places first in Bella's Birthday Bash Challenge
10/13/23 Maple Hill Loopers record 9th win in the N.C. State Fair Tobacco Stringing Contest
10/13/23 N.C. State University nurse places first in Primetime with the Pack Slam Dunk Sliders Challenge
10/11/23 Winners announced in the N.C. State Fair giant pumpkin and watermelon competitions
10/6/23 N.C. State Fair’s special event days offer unique access, discounts and themes
9/29/23 N.C. State Fair announces 2023 Farm Families of the Day
9/28/23 N.C. State Fair walk-up discount ticket sales begin Sept. 28
9/26/23 New rides, new entertainers and loads of new foods on deck for the 2023 N.C. State Fair
9/20/2023 Last weekend to enjoy The Raleigh Market before it closes to prepare for N.C. State Fair
8/29/2023 N.C. State Fair Home Chef Challenge Announced
8/14/2023 Advance tickets on sale now for 2023 N.C. State Fair
8/1/2023 Applications open for N.C. State Fair Farm Family of the Day Program
7/5/2023 2023 N.C. State Fair Competitions Now Open

2023 N.C. State Fair Youth Livestock Scholarship recipients announced