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

Carnival Wristbands
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



Imagine the added fun of camping with the kids after a fun filled day at the Got to Be NC Festival. The fairgrounds has 350 full-service spaces with hook-ups for water, sewer, and electric (20-50 amps) for just $35 a night. Back-in hook-up access for visits of 14 days or less are provided as well as complimentary Wi-Fi.

No advance reservations taken. Reserve spot on day of arrival only. Check in upon arrival by calling (919) 612-6767.

Click here for more information about camping at the N.C. State Fair



6825 Chapel Hill Road, Raleigh, NC 27607

Located off Interstate 40 at exit 290, we are just one block from Corporate Center Drive and its surrounding business parks. It’s only a five-minute drive to PNC Arena, Carter Finley Stadium, and the North Carolina State Fairgrounds. Our pet-friendly suites feature kitchens, spacious bathrooms and moveable furniture so you can customize your space. Breakfast and WiFi are included in your stay.


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