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

Be a Part:

Food Lion Local Goodness Marketplace Application

Antique Farm Equipment Registration

Heritage Arts Corner Application

Become a Sponsor


Festival Manager/Carnival

James Romer

Press Office

Andrea Ashby


Jim Knight


Paul Jones

Social Media

Thomas Fitzpatrick

Commercial Space Administrator

Concessions, Commercial Space
Letrice Midgett

Heritage Arts Corner/
Fairgrounds Events

Claudine Davis

Tractor Exhibits/

Tractor Parade

Pat Short

Antique Tractor Pull

Brad Gaupier

Garden Tractor & Lawnmower Pull

Eddie Jones - 919-669-4809
or Jim Best - 919-796-2775

Got to Be NC - Expo Center

Flavors NC

Masonic Carolina Pig Jig

Justin Eldreth

Animal Exhibits

Dr. Karen Beck

Red Cross

Inside Jim Graham Building