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N.C. State Fair Division


COVID-19 Facility Update

Following Executive Orders from Governor Cooper and recommendations of NCDHHS, certain events will be taking place at the North Carolina State Fair. Events held will comply with all requirements specified to reduce the risk of person-to-person transmission of COVID-19. The safety of our guests is always our highest priority, and we believe following these requirements and guidelines is in the best interest of our community. We will continue to closely monitor the course of COVID-19.

Livestock Scholarship

The 2021 N.C. State Fair Youth Livestock Scholarship application period is now open!
Deadline: March 1, 2021.
Download your application package here.

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


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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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