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All bee and honey products entered in this competition must be produced in North Carolina.


Exhibits will be accepted in the fairgrounds Exposition Center on October 8 & 9, from 11:00 am - 7:00 pm.

For full details click the Competition Rules button below. Fairgrounds Map



Enter Online


At this time Associations must enter by paper entry form.



Entries may be mailed to:
NC State Fair Entry Office
1010 Mail Service Center
Raleigh NC 27699

Entries may be hand delivered to:

NC State Fair Entry Office

4285 Trinity Road

Raleigh NC 27607


Please note that entries mailed to 4285 Trinity Road will NOT be delivered to the fairgrounds. This is NOT a deliverable USPS address.


Booth space may be reserved on or before August 1, 2022. Booths not requested by this day will be assigned by invitation.


County Booths will be released on October 23, 2022 after 10:00 pm.

Individual Exhibits will be released October 24 from 9:00 am - 1:00 pm.



Online category descriptions may not match the Premium Book due to space limitations. Refer to the online premium book (Competition Rules button above) for a complete description of all lot number categories before registering online.


Exhibitors who choose not to disclose their full Social Security Number at the time of registration (paper entry forms or online), even if they have submitted an entry in the past, forfeit any and all premium monies they may be entitled to.


For more information, contact the NC State Fair Entry Department at (919) 839-4513.