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Fairgrounds Facilities

L.R. Harrill Center

Harrill Center

The buildings are dedicated in honor of L.R. Harrill, a longtime State 4-H leader and a staunch supporter of the State Fair and all its programs.

Building Amenities

  • Ideal for smaller company meetings, family reunions, civic groups and youth activities
  • Rental cost for dining hall is $600 per day and price includes tables, chairs and kitchen
  • Linens, cookware and eating utensils are not furnished
  • Dining hall and Dorms are heated and air-conditioned.
  • Maximum capacity in dining hall is 225 persons (floorplan). Picnic tables (outside) are available to seat 150 persons
  • Two dormitories are available: the men's dorm has 30 bunks (floorplan) and the women's dorm has 32 bunks (floorplan)
  • Dorms are $15/person per night, with a minimum of 14 people per dorm or rent a dorm building for $300 per building per night.
  • Pillows, linens and personal toiletries are not furnished
  • Located by Gate 6
  • Recreational activities available

At a glance

Square Feet 2700 dining hall
Seats 225 inside
150 outside
Amenities available Dorm rooms

Rental rate $600 per day or 10% or ticket gross, whichever is greater.
Dorms are $300 per building per night.
Contact Claudine Davis
(919) 821-7400
Ext. 4580





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