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Fairgrounds Facilities

Sam G. Rand Grandstand



Facility Amenities

  • Seating: 2,800 covered seats and 1,200 uncovered bleacher seats
  • Amenities include restroom facilities and plenty of adjacent parking
  • Ideal venue for concerts, some motor sports and outdoor competition events
  • Rental cost: $1,100 per day or 10 percent of gross sales after taxes, whichever is greater
  • This area is available for rental, but is undergoing grounds development and availability will vary during our current transition stage.
  • Grandstand seating  

At a glance

Square Feet  
Seats 2,800 covered seats
1,200 uncovered bleachers
Amenities available

Restroom facilities

Rental rate $1,100 per day or 10% or ticket gross, whichever is greater.

Claudine Davis
(919) 821-7400
Ext. 4580


Grandstand Demo Derby
Demo Derby in the Grandstand  

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