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 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

Be a Part:

Heritage Arts Corner Application

Antique Farm Equipment Registration

Become a Sponsor

Food Lion Local Goodness Marketplace Vendors

Official Lodging Partner of the
Got to Be NC Festival

Holiday Inn - Crabtree Valley

DoubleTree by Hilton
Raleigh Crabtree Valley


Friday: Noon - 8 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Cost: $3 (Children ages 6 and under are FREE)

Head to the Exposition Center for the Food Lion Local Goodness Marketplace. North Carolina food companies, breweries and wineries will be sampling and selling some of the most delightful flavors North Carolina has to offer. All farmers/growers/manufacturers must be part of the Got to Be NC program.

2019 Vendor List

*New Vendors

4 Fosters Candle Company

Agri Supply

America's Best Nut Company

Asheville Tea Company

Aviator Brewing Company

*Baldwin Beef

*Bastini Farms

Bertie County Peanuts

Billy Bub's

Bobbee's Bottling

Bruce Julian Heritage Foods

Buffaloe Milling

*Cake Kernels

*Camp Glory Farms

Captain Catfish Sauces

Carden Farms

Carolina Candy Company

Carolina Caramel

Carolina Hurricans Mobile Tour

Carolina Kettle

Carolina Packers

Cauble Creek Vineyard

Chatham Hill Winery

Cheese Bread King

Cherry Orchard Foods

Cloister Honey

*Country Squire Winery

Dennis Vineyards

Duplin Winery

D'Vine Foods/Lu Mil Vineyard

Farrell Farms

Floury Apron

Food Lion

Four Legs Barking


Got to Be NC Agriculture

Gregory Vineyards

Harvest Time Foods

Herb's Honey

*Jabba's BBQ


Locklear Vineyard & Winery

Le Bleu

Lumpy's Ice Cream

Mackey's Ferry Peanuts

Mama June's Magic Relish

Mike D's BBQ

NC Dairy

NC Fudge

NC Small Grain Growers

North Carolina Wildlife

Neomega Nutritionals

*Ni Armor

*Panacea Brewing Company

Pepsi Bottling Ventures

*Pink Lady Designs


*Postre Caramels

Raleigh Brewing

Real McKoy's

*Rising Smokes Sauceworks

Rock of Ages Winery

Rose Acre Farms

*Royal Cheesecake

*Sanctuary Vineyards

Smitty's Homemade Ice Cream

State Farmers Market

Stephens Vineryard & Winery

*Sweets 4 U

Sweet Treats of NC

Tar Heel Traveler

Tastin' Jamaican

The Palace Green

The Redneck BBQ Lab

*Tim Buck's BBQ Sauce

*Turtle Creek at Lake Gaston

Vineyards of the Scuppernong

Woodmill Winery


*Yo Momma's Style

When you want the best, it's



Click here for a list of all other vendors, not included in the

Food Lion Local Goodness Marketplace.