General Information


Military Appreciation Day

Wednesday, Oct. 23


The N.C. State Fair will pay tribute to members of the U.S. Military for their service to the country on Wednesday, Oct. 23.


Waterfall Stage - The 440th Army Band

The 440th Army Band will perform on the Waterfall Stage at 1, 3 and 5 p.m.


Daily Military Discount

Military adults and dependents ages 13-64 pay only $5 at the gate (about a 38% discount), just show a military or veteran ID at the ticket window. This offer not available online or in advance.


This discount is available to all military personnel, including active duty, reserve, National Guard, retired and veterans.