* indicates the event is not open to the public
|every Sat. & Sun.
The Flea Market is open 9 a.m.
to 6 p.m. every Saturday and Sunday. Each weekend,
the Commercial and Education buildings and the outside
grounds are host to hundreds of dealers, craftsmen,
TADA -Tuesdays At Dorton Arena
lot Introducing the Flea Market - Every Tuesday from
9 a.m. to 6 p.m. www.raleighfleamarket.net
| Commercial & Education Bldgs.
Lot south of Dorton Arena at Hillsborough Street
| 919-899-3532 (919-899-FLEA)
Circuit Quarter Horse Show
Christmas Carousel Holiday Festival
A complete holiday experience for the entire family. Featuring live holiday
music, Santa, and cooking demonstrations. Original artwork and crafts, Christmas
decorations, prints, pottery, candle making, jewelry and more will be for
sale by artisans from North Carolina and other states. Event hours are
9 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday and Saturday; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday. Admission:
Adults - $8, Seniors - $7, Child (6-12) - $4. Discount coupons available
Annual Carolina Designer Craftsmen Fine Crafts Show
The Carolina Designer Craftsmen Fine Crafts Show is held every Thanksgiving weekend.
Hours are Friday 6 to10 pm, Saturday 10 am - 6 pm and Sunday 11 am - 5 pm.
Admission is $7 daily or $11 weekend admission; children under 12 are admitted
free. NC Museum of Art or Nasher Museum members discounted admission with
NCMA or Nasher member card $4 daily or $8 weekend admission. Check our website
for advance purchase discounts offers.
||X Evolution Cheerleading Competition
Cheerleading one-day regional event - Fun and instructional cheerleading
||*Ford's Produce Annual Awards
Structural Pesticide Exams
Pesticide Applicator Licensing Exams
||*Sears Contracting Christmas Party
Classic Car Auction
The Raleigh Classic - four private collections offering more than 250 vintage
vehicles. Registered Bidder preview on Thursday, December 5 from 5
- 8 pm. Public may preview the cars on Friday, December 6 from 8 a.m.
to 10 am. Auction time on Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Adult $10 per day or $15 for a two-day pass.
Age 12 and Under $5 per day or $7 for a two-day pass.
Free Admission to registered bidders.
|Graham Building and Exposition Center
||Young Champions of America Raleigh
Regional Showcase of the Stars Cheer Competition
"Showcase of the Stars" cheerleading competition Registration begins
at 9 am - Event concludes at 7 pm. Spectator Admission is FREE. Classes in karate,
cheer and dance are offered year-round to promote physical fitness, good sportsmanship,
confidence and competitive spirit and competitions are held each session.
This event features Scandivanian favorites like homemade
foods, unique crafts and entertainment. There will
cultural exhibits and children's activities. Come and
enjoy a traditional Scandinavian Christmas, certain
to get you in the spirit. Entertainment includes folk
dancing, folk music, and the popular Lucia-procession.
The food court will have Swedish meatballs, salmon
and homemade breads. Event is sponsored by SWEA (Swedish
Women's Association) and VASA (Swedish-American organization).
Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is $7 for adults
and children under 13 admitted free.
ASAC Academy Saddlebred Show
Horse show with classes for American Saddlebreds,
Road Horses, Hackney ponies as well as some all breed
classes. Emphasis on Academy, junior exhibitor and amateur
riders. Affiliated with American Saddlebred Horse Association
of the Carolinas (ASAC) Event is free spectator admission
and begins at 10:00 am.
Hunt Horse Complex (Barn E Ring)
919-765-2559 or 919-563-5992
|| 5th Annual Holiday Classic Open Horse
Statewide open horse show classes for youth and adult
exhibitors in western, hunter and saddleseat divisions
to benefit the NCSU Intercollegiate Western Riding Team
and the North Central District 4-H Horse Program. Free
spectator admission. Open to public beginning at 8 am
- 10 pm daily. http://holidayclassicopenhorseshow.webs.com
|Hunt Horse Complex
||Toy Train Sale and Swap Meet
Over 100 vendors featuring Lionel, K-Line, MTH, American Flyer, "N", "HO", "O", "S".
and "G" gauge trains, accessories, track, switches and hard to find parts.
Hands-on layouts and train races for the children. Minor on-site repairs.
Door prizes every hour. 3:00 PM RAFFLE PRIZE DRAWING: LIONEL 6-31774 AEC
RADIOACTIVE TRANSPORT SET Hours are 10 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. General admission
is $6 for adults ($1 off coupon in News & Observer or Event Flyer), free
for children under age 13 accompanied by paying adult.
*Wake Enterprises Holiday Party
Bulls, Bells & Barrels
- Bull Riding Event
Carousel Farms present "Bulls, Bells, & Barrels" championship
bull riding - barrel racing - western and equestrian
christmas shopping - entertainment for the whole family.
Admission $10 General; $15 VIP; Age 5 and under free
Doors open at 6 pm on Friday and Saturday for shopping
- show starts at 7:30 pm.
|Hunt Horse Complex
919-796-8375 or 919-872-6898
||Sportscard and Sports Memorabilia
Over 80 exhibitors will be buying, selling and trading vintage to new sportscards,
memorabilia, NASCAR, etc. on over 225 tables! Don't miss out on this great
opportunity to talk with experts and take advantage of this valuable service!.
Featured autograophy guests TBA. James Spence Authentication will be authenticating
accepting raw cards for submission to Beckett for grading. Show Hours: Friday
2 - 7 pm, Saturday 10 am - 5 pm, Sunday 10 am - 4 pm. Admission:
Pass $7. Free admission for Ages 15 and under. Check our website for discount
admission coupon. www.insidepitchpromotions.com
*NC Pumper Group & Portable
The Christmas County Fair
to the NC State Fairgrounds from Dec 14th through 23rd
is a spectacular, fully immersive
holiday experience unlike any other. Be magically transported
to the North Pole for
Santa's very own Christmas County Fair! Join Santa
around the fire for Story Time. Challenge
the Abominable Snowman to a sled race or an epic snowball
fight. Become an honorary Elf in
Santa's Toy Factory. Shop down Main Street for one-of-a-kind
handcrafted gifts by local artists.
Be part of the magic, with rides, attractions, blue-ribbon
contests and a full schedule of entertainment for all ages! Check ChristmasCountyFair.com for more information about
ticket sales, sponsorship packages and vendor opportunities.Coming
only to the NC State Fairgrounds Dec 14-23.
Admission: $25 Adults/ $20 Children 13 and under.
will have 2 ticket times with the
exception of the 24th. Event Hours: (Sat) Dec 14th through (Mon) Dec 23rd
are 10am-2:30pm and 3:30pm-8pm. Discount tickets
will be available at select locations
prior to event, locations TBA. Tickets will be limited, so get yours
in advance! Tickets for The Christmas County Fair will be available October
1, 2013. Please check back for updates on ticket prices and packages in
the coming months.
Learn more at ChristmasCountyFair.com
Sponsor/ Vendor/Exhibitor Info:
Carrie Haub 310-344-9444
Capital City Gun Show
Buy - Sell - Trade event : guns, knives, ammo, hunting supplies and related
merchandise. Event hours are: Saturday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Sunday: 10
a.m. - 5 p.m. Daily admission is $8 ages 13 and up. Discount coupons
available in local newspapers and on our weblink:.
Raleigh Indoor Holiday Classic
Hunter Jumper Horse Show - USEF "A" Rated - Wednesday thru Saturday
- Daily show begins at 8 a.m. FREE SPECTATOR ADMISSION
|Hunt Horse Complex