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2015 N.C. State Fair Theme Announcement: Nothing Could Be Finer

This year’s theme, “Nothing Could Be Finer,” is the foundation of our mission. The fair is all about seeking out and showcasing the finest of North Carolina. Whether that be in a horse show, livestock show, culinary, handicraft or art competition, or with our new “Homegrown North Carolina” concert series in Dorton Arena, we are proud of the talented people of our great state. The State Fair is a way to celebrate everything that is uniquely North Carolina.

So, mark your calendars now, and join us October 15-25, 2015, for "Nothing Could Be Finer!" Tickets are on sale now!

Expo Center set for dinner for more than 300.

Let us host your next event!

Why choose the State Fairgrounds?

  • We can accommodate any size show, conference or exhibit.
  • Easy access from all major highways.
  • Our prices are reasonable.
  • RV hook-up access available (except during State Fair).

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N.C. State Fair Highlights

The Raleigh Flea Market is open every Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday.
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Over 500 events take place at the fairgrounds throughout the year. Check out our Calendar of Events

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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