* 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
the Commercial and Education buildings and the outside
grounds are host to hundreds of dealers, craftsmen,
|| Commercial & Education
| 919-899-FLEA (919-899-3532)
|1/30,31 - 2/1
||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
autographs and 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: $5 daily; Weekend Pass $7. Free admission for Ages 15 and under.
Check our website for discount admission coupon. www.insidepitchpromotions.com
||*21st Annual Gold Star Grower Workshop/Luncheon
Free admission with Registration - Private Event
Recognition luncheon for NC Growers providing migrant housing.
7 am - 3 pm
Wake County Agribusiness Breakfast
|Hunt Horse Complex
||Southern Farm Show
The largest agriculture exposition in the Carolinas and Virginia. A major
expansion onto the midway of the NC State Fairgrounds means even more equipment,
experts and ideas. Filling the NC State Fairgrounds, the show features
over 500 manufacturers with expert advice and the latest farm equipment,
supplies and services. Events include the FFA tractor and truck driving
competitions, the annual meeting of the Tobacco Growers Association of
NC, and the Southern National Draft Horse Pull (see separate listings below).
Hours are 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. daily. Free admission
Hunt Horse Complex , Grounds
1-800-849-0248 or 704-376-6594
2015 NC Ag Development Forum
The economic and policy outlook for North Carolina agriculture will be
featured at the ninth annual Ag Development Forum on Feb. 5 at the
State Fairgrounds. The forum will begin at 9:30 a.m. in the Holshouser
Building, in conjunction with the Southern Farm Show. Admission is
free and lunch will be provided. Registration is requested
by Jan. 31. To register, log on to www.ncagr.gov/agforum.
Individuals with questions may contact Chrissy Waggett at 919-707-3008.
FFA Truck Driving Contest
|Hunt Horse Complex
North Carolina Pork Council Conference
||NC Excellence in Agriculture Benefit
Breakfast with Commissioner Steve Troxler in support of the Tobacco Farm
Life Musuem 8 a.m. An annual fundraising event for the Tobacco Farm Life
Tobacco Growers Annual Meeting
Meeting begins at 10 am
|| Southern National Draft Horse Pull
Giant percheron and belgian draft horses from across the nation compete for
prize money. Pre-show entertainment includes horse-drawn equipment demonstrations,
Cowboy Mounted Shooting and Coon Mule Jump. Doors open at 5 pm - Event
begins at 6:00 pm. .Admission:
$8 advance purchase (available at the Graham Building during the Southern
Farm Show on February 4 through February 6) or $10 at the door.
|Hunt Horse Complex
North Carolina Soybean Producers
Guest speaker will be bringing an up-to-minute
analysis of the day's market action and trends. Event
Hours: 8 am - 12 Noon. Free Admission. Please contact
the NC Soybean Association for additional information.
Registration: 919-219-4528 or 919-414-6381
Structural Pesticide Exams
||*GM Dealer Kick-off Breakfast
NORTH CAROLINA INTERNATIONAL AUTO EXPO
Wake County New Vehicle Dealer Association presents the 28th annual international
auto expo. More than 160,000 SF show - new production models and concept
cars with car, truck and sports utility
vehicle manufacturers on display. Fall in love with your car all over
again at the Classic Car Display in Dorton Arena on Saturday
and Sunday at the NC International
Auto Expo. Other special attractions: (see our web link for details www.ncautoexpo.com/eventFeatures.html ),
Sherrif & Highway Patrol Cars,
Race Car Display - come out and see the latest Expo!
Concept and production models and event attractions are subject to
Event hours are 12 noon. to 9 p.m on Thursday, 10
am to 9 pm on Friday, 9 am to 9 pm on Saturday,
and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m on Sunday.
Admission: $6 Adults* 13 to 60; $5 Over 60; $4 Ages 6-12; Free admission
for Under Age 6. Click on our web link for additional information. www.ncautoexpo.com
||Carousel Farms American Bullriders
Carousel Farms presents American Bullriders Finals,
Bullriding and Barrell Racing Finals. Doors open at 6
pm. Event starts at 7:30 pm each night. Admission: $17
VIP reserved seating and $12 general admission - kids
5 and under admitted free. Ticket Sales & Information
|Hunt Horse Complex
||30th Annual Carolina Aquarium Workshop & Auction
Raleigh Aquariun Society presents the 2015 annual
Carolina Aquariun Workshop and Auction. Offering workshops
throughout the day on Saturday and and auction on Sunday
with a wide variety of fish, plants, and hardware items
- often rare and difficult to find (plus some old collectibles)
. Doors open at 8:30 am. Check our website for more details
about workshops. Auction registration on Sunday from
9 - 11 am. Auction begins at 11 am on Sunday.
Festival (Vietnamese New Year Celebration)
Vietnamese cultural celebration featuring
cultural foods, vendors martial arts demonstrations
and children's cultural dancing.
Event Hours: 9 am - 2 pm Day Festival $5 Admission
Evening Concert: Doors Re-open 6:30 pm, Concert 7 - 11pm Admission $35 Advance
or $40 at the Door - includes admission to Day Festival.
Pesticide Applicator Licensing Exams
||North Carolina Dealers Assocation
Spring RV Sale
Promoted by NC RV Dealers Association, this show & sale
offers the largest selection of new and used RVs under
one roof. Looking for the best deal on a 2015 RV, come
on out to the NCRVDA’s Spring RV Sale February 20-22. Event. Hours: Friday and Saturday: 10 am - 8 pm;
Sun 11 am - 5 pm. Daily Admission: $9 for age 13 and
older, children 12 and under are free. Special Rate Tickets:
Seniors Day, Friday from 10am-4pm, over 55 years old
get in for only $6; Family Night, Friday and Saturday
after 5pm, all Adult Tickets are only $5; and Military/Law
Enforcement All Day Friday-$5 Only!!! (Additional discounts
and coupons do not apply to special rate tickets.)
to www.northcarolinarvda.com for
advance purchase discount prices and coupons.
Graham Building, Exposition Center,
|Triangle Farms NCHJA "C" Indoors
Hunter Jumper Horse Show - Daily show begins at 8 a.m. Free spectator admission.
|Hunt Horse Complex
||Joan Petty 919-669-9877
*India Fest Performer Audition
Click on our website or email for more information.
||Body Mind Spirit Expo
Holistic living expo - heatlh, wellness and metaphysical booths and lectures
featuring natural and holistic health produces, intuitive redings, enlightened
art, crystals, massage and chiropractic. Body Mind Spirit Expo is the largest
health and wellness expo in the U.S. Come explore over 100 exhibitor booths
and 70 free lectures. Hours are Saturday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday,
11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Weekend Admission covers both days - $10 for adults and
children under age 10 are admitted free. Visit the web site for a $1 discount
||*NC Bar Exams
|Scott Building & Dorton Arena
*Charlotte Law School Law Graduate
||Eastern Technical Associates Smoke
8 am - 5 pm daily - Training to read visible emissions; Program offers a
6 month certification in EPA regulation Method-9 Visible Emissions Training
|Dixie Deer Classic
Deer Hunters Convention. This is the 35th annual event designed to offer
the latest in hunting equipment from more than 200 vendors. Seminars, displays,
trophy scoring, and archery competition. Special Guests TBA.
Hours are Friday 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Saturday 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.; and Sunday
9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is $10 for age 13 and older (get your hand stamped
for return admission good all 3 days), children 12 and under are admitted
free. SPECIAL ADMISSION ticket for Friday Only: All Youth age 13
to 18, Seniors 65 and over, Military, and Women can purchase their admission
ticket for $5. Youth Seminars will be held at the Holshouser Building,
North Carolina BowHunters Association banquet will be Saturday evening
and the NC State Championship Turkey Calling Contest will be held in the
Dixie Deer Classic on Saturday.
Grounds, Scott Building, Holshouser Building
||*Dixie Deer Classic Exhibitor Party
Ducks Unlimited Banquet
annual banquet. Fundraiser event includes dinner,
annual membership, raffles, live band, and information
on the conservation of North America's wetlands
and wildlife. Doors open 5:30 pm Event Hours:
6 - 10 pm. To learn more about how you can make
a difference call 1-800-45-Ducks.
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