Festival Map ~ Coming soon!

Festival Gate Hours
Friday: Noon – 10 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Sunday: 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Building and Exhibit Hours
Friday: Noon - 8 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Carnival Hours
Friday: Noon – 10 p.m.*
Saturday: 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.*
Sunday: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.

*May extend for one hour based on attendance

Friday: 9:15 p.m.
Saturday: 9:15 p.m.

Carnival Wrist Bands
Friday: Purchase from Noon to 9 p.m., good all day for unlimited rides
Sunday: Purchase from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., good all day for unlimited rides

Be a Part:
Antique Farm Equipment Registration
Outdoor Vendor Application
Become a Sponsor

Got to Be NC Homegrown Fare presented by Lowes Foods:
Homegrown Fare Application

Official Lodging Partner of the 2017 Got to Be NC Festival

Holiday Inn - Crabtree Valley
Holiday Inn - Crabtree Valley


Contact us

Festival Manager

James Romer

Festival Creative Director

Jim Knight

Press Office

Brian Long


Josh Copenhaver


Paul Jones

Social Media

Tyson Watson

Commercial Space Administrator

Concessions, Outside Commercial Space
Letrice Midgett

Tractor Exhibits/Tractor Parade

Pat Short

Antique Tractor Pull

Brad Gaupier - 910-990-1239

Garden Tractor & Lawnmower Pull

Eddie Jones - 919-669-4809 or Jim Best - 919-796-2775


Ray Frost

Got to Be NC Homegrown Fare presented by Lowes Foods

Flavors NC

Masonic Carolina Pig Jig

Kim Decker

Animal Exhibits

Dr. Karen Beck

Rabbits and Cavies

Kristen Bruce Allen

Red Cross

Inside Jim Graham Building