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.
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
Official Lodging Partner of the 2017 Got to Be NC Festival
North Carolina food companies, breweries and wineries will be sampling and selling some of the most delightful flavors North Carolina has to offer. The Got to Be NC Homegrown Fare presented by Lowes Foods will be held in the Expo Center. All farmers/growers/manufacturers must be part of the Got to Be NC program.
Calling all concessionaires, food trucks and novelty owners! We've got outdoor space for you! Take a look at our instructions and application below and come be part of the hottest festival in the Triangle!
The Got to Be NC Festival is now accepting outdoor vendor payments online by visiting: ncstatefair.org/EPweb. You will need your invoice number and online payment validation code which is located in the upper right hand corner of your invoice.
Contact: Letrice Midgett at firstname.lastname@example.org or (919) 839-4502
The Got to Be NC Festival Sponsorship Program provides opportunities to meet your company’s marketing needs. The N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services hosts this unique 3-day event visited by 75,000 people in 2016. Partnering with us signals your commitment to community, education and the great agricultural roots of our state.
Antique Tractors and Farm Equipment