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State Fairgrounds Facilities

Gov. James G. Martin Building

Martin Building

The Gov. James G. Martin Building was made its debut on October 6, 2006. The new building includes 60 total toilet fixtures, and a multi-purpose room to serve the needs of the N.C. State Fairgrounds and is available to rent during non-fair time. The facility features tile interiors, day-lighting and easy access. In addition the entire midway area located adjacent to the Martin Building has been improved with large landscape planters, city park style lighting, and underground water, sewer and electrical systems. Year-round the Martin Building hosts small business meetings, training, social events, small trade shows, and many other types of events.


Building Amenities

  • Completed in October 2006
  • Seating: 150 for a banquet or 200 for a conference arrangement
  • Square footage: 9,496 (2,489 enclosed climate controlled area and 2,277 attached covered pavilion)
  • Shape: Enclosed space is approximately 59' x 39' plus a small alcove that includes refrigerator and sink area.
  • Ideal for exhibitions, small trade shows, meetings, training or social events
  • Three main entrances, plus caterer's entrance and extensive restroom facilities
  • Rental cost: $600 per day or 10 percent of gross sales after taxes, whichever is greater
  • Support services, such as staging, tables, chairs, electrical hookups, etc., are available for an extra fee.
  • Floorplan

At a glance

Square Feet 2,498 ADA Room
2,277 covered porch
Seats 200 conference style
150 banquet style
Amenities available Kitchenette
Restrooms
Support services
Rental rate $600 per day or 10% or ticket gross, whichever is greater.
Contact Claudine Davis
(919) 821-7400
Ext. 4580

 

interior
ADA Room interior Wedding rehearsal set for 150 people

 

 

N.C. State Fair, Wesley Wyatt, Manager
Mailing Address: 1010 Mail Service Center, Raleigh NC 27699-1010
Physical Address: 1025 Blue Ridge Blvd, Raleigh NC 27607
Phone: (919) 821-7400; FAX: (919) 733-5079