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
Rabbit & Cavy Show

Got to be NC Homegrown Fare presented by Lowes Foods:
Member Letter
Vendor Application


Official Lodging Partner of the 2015 Got to Be NC Festival

Fairfield Inn and Suites Marriott
Fairfield Inn & Suites Raleigh Crabtree

Reserve your room by May 1 to take advantage of our $74 room rate. Click the link above or call 919.881.9800 and ask for the Got to be NC Festival rate.

 

Vendors

HGF

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 Exposition Building.

Do you have interest in promoting your products at the Homegrown Fare? All farmers/growers/manufacturers must be part of the Got to Be NC program. Get more information below and join us!
Member Letter
Application

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 80,000 people in 2014. Partnering with us signals your commitment to community, fun and education, and to the great agricultural roots of this state.
Contact:
Angie Crone at angie.crone@ncagr.gov or call (919) 839-4514.

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.