Schedule

Festival Map

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

Fireworks
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

Participant Registration:
Antique Tractors & Equipment
Festival Vendor Application
Bluegrass Competition Entry Form

Got to be NC Festival
Food, Wine & Beer Expo Registration:

Vendor Application


Official Lodging Partner of the 2014 Got to Be NC Festival

Fairfield Inn and Suites Marriott
Fairfield Inn & Suites Raleigh Crabtree

Or, call the hotel directly:
919.881.9800
Ask for the Got to be NC Festival rate and enjoy a room for just $69.00 per night!

Special rate available for reservations made until May 3, 2014

Click here for group rate reservations

 


Festival Vendors

NC Food, Wine & Beer Expo Vendor Information and Application: (Click Here)
*All Expo Vendors must be a member of Goodness Grows in North Carolina to participate.

Independent Vendor Application (Click Here)
*Open to any food, exhibit, agricultural, non-profit, farm equipment, or other commercial vendors.

Sponsors

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 over 75,000 people in 2013. Partnering with us signals your commitment to community, fun and education, and to the great agricultural roots of this state.
Contact:
Shelley Dawkins at shelley.dawkins@ncagr.gov or call (919) 839-4520.

Antique Tractors and Farm Equipment

Join collectors from across North Carolina for one of the largest antique farm equipment displays in the Southeast. We invite you or your club to bring your favorite tractors and pieces of farm equipment. If your tractor is in working condition, you're encouraged to join us for daily tractor parades around the fairgrounds.To register your equipment, just complete the online registration form located here.