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Organizers for the North Carolina State Fair held a media day Monday to discuss all the new things in store for the 2010 State Fair.
Officials with the N.C. State Fair announced the final three concert acts for the 2010 lineup.
Despite the bad economy and cool temperatures, the North Carolina State Fair saw 37,000 people on its opening day.
As the State Fair readies to open its gates at 3 p.m. this afternoon, eager patrons are tantalized by the sweet smells of deep fried candy bars and butter-drenched corn.
If you’re on the fence about heading to opening night of the State Fair, organizers insist there’s plenty you can do indoors.
To help visitors avoid traffic congestion and parking hassles, Capital Area Transit will offer a daily shuttle to the North Carolina State Fair along three designated routes.
An express bus service will be offered by Triangle Transit from two locations on both Saturdays and Sundays during the Fair.
Durham residents can catch a shuttle from Downtown Durham to the Fairgrounds daily during the North Carolina State Fair.
The North Carolina State Fair opens Thursday afternoon and organizers hope for a record turnout this year, despite the tough economic times.
To say he was shocked would be an understatement, but when Cleveland resident Dan West saw a third place ribbon beside his entry, he couldn’t believe his eyes. Full Story
The North Carolina State can be a drain on your wallet any year, but with the economy in a downward spiral in 2008, many families are feeling the effects even more. Full Story
I have now officially seen it all. And if you caught our live stream today of “Smithfield the Painting Pig-casso,” now you have too. If you missed this pig-tastic show, however, don’t worry. Smithfield performs (ahem… allows the world to witness his art in progress) daily at 1pm, 3pm, and 5pm. You can find him right next [...]
On a crisp fall morning, I had the chance to visit the N.C. State Fair for the first time this year. Despite the economic crunch that we are all experiencing, the fairgrounds seemed to be buzzing with excitement. Read Full Story
RALEIGH, N.C. – Just beside Gate 11 at the State Fair is a semi-large tent. The tent looks like most other tents, but even at the entrance, most fairgoers can see something is different at this one. “We are in a society now where we really need to be thinking green,” said Wake Tech Dean [...]