State Fair is coming !!!!
Written By Jim Grey
Cotton Candy, Funnel Cakes, the Ferris wheel, Candy Apples, and dozens of live performances; The North Carolina State Fair is on its way back! In 2015 the fair was such a big hit that in its 2016 return organizers are offering more musical acts, competitions and ticket deals. This year is expected to be the best State Fair to date, and with fall around the corner, people are already buzzing on what to expect.
Home Grown Music Festival will feature 117 different musical acts spread throughout 11days on 3 different stages. Headlining talents of Maceo Parker, Chris Lane, Super Chunk, and Delta Rae are just a few that make-up the talented list of musical talent that will grace this year’s Fair. The State Fair Flyer will be making its debut this year! Rage Raleigh will be giving exclusives as we give updates on the different days of the festival, to make sure you’re not missing out on the fun, so you will be taking the adventure with us until we see you at one of shows! Fair attendees will get to soar above the fair in a seated air carrier that will take us from the west end “Orville Terminus” near the Scott Building down to Gate 8.
These tickets will be available previous to the Fair: $4 one way, $7 round trip. They’re available online for limited amount of time only through 11:59 p.m. Thursday, October 13. During the Fair: $5 one way, $8 round trip. They will be available for at the ticket booth. This year will also answer the Ride lover’s dreams by introducing and UNLITMTED RIDE WRIST BAND, the price range is $28.00-$35.00 and is only available on October 13th, 14th,17th, and 18th. Find out more about the new ticket deals here.
This year Rage Raleigh will be doing live coverage on multiple days and making our readers apart of all the action. This year at the fair we will take a complete different perspective on what going on the different days we will be there. THERE IS SO MUCH TO DO. The Folk festival will be every day for 10am-2pm and we will be catching that. Also Military day is on October 19th, and the first 3,000 people will receive a military pin. So get ready RAGERS, the fair has much to offer, and together we will be there!
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October 4th, 2016