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North Carolina State Fair 2016 Schedule
October 13 - 23, 2016 - Raleigh, North Carolina

Friday, October 21, 2016 Schedule - Demolition Derby

Time ______ Event ______ Location Code

7:30 am. • HV/AC-R Apprentice Contest -- 15

8:30 am. • Plumbing Apprentice Contest -- 15

9:30 am. • Music: Christiane & The Strays (Bluegrass) -- 3

10:00 am.
• Music: Jphono1 (Indie Rock) -- 17
• Horse Show: Saddlebred, Morgan, Hackney, Roadster, Friesian, Academy, Carolina Summer Circuit Championship -- 1
• N.C. Cattlemen's Beef Council Recipe Contest -- 22
• Guy Gilchrist: Famed Syndicated Cartoonist & Writer -- 20
• Folk Festival -- 19
• Air Plant Design Demo -- 5
• The Magic Bean -- 21



11:00 am.
• Mounting Staghorn Ferns Demo -- 5
• Chinese Imperial Acrobats -- 25
• Meet Casey Cardinal at Casey's Clubhouse -- 21
• King Action Sports Stunt Show -- 8

11:30 am.
• Music: Jphono1 (Indie Rock) -- 17
• Music: Christiane & The Strays (Bluegrass) -- 3
• Down to Earth Aerials -- 18

12:00 pm.
• Neomonde Baking Demonstration -- 2
• Guy Gilchrist: Famed Syndicated Cartoonist & Writer -- 20
• Roberto the Magnificent -- 18
• The Cutest Show on Earth -- 21

12:30 pm.
• Music on the Church Lawn -- 2
• Strong Man John Beatty -- 16
• International All-Star Circus -- 25



1:00 pm.
• Music: Bryan Mayer (Country) -- 17
• Folk Festival -- 19
• Bonsai Demo -- 5
• Casey's Big Slide -- 21
• Circle "C" Racing Pigs -- 24
• Down to Earth Aerials -- 18
• Jeff Robbins Mountain Music, Stories & Dance -- 4
• The Red Trouser Show -- 20
• The Magic Bean -- 21
• King Action Sports Stunt Show -- 8

1:45 pm. • Music on the Church Lawn -- 2

2:00 pm.
• Dairy Cattle: Ayrshire -- 14
• Bonsai Demo -- 5
• Guy Gilchrist: Famed Syndicated Cartoonist & Writer -- 20
• Mock Tobacco Auction -- 4
• Wolves of the World -- 24
• Chinese Imperial Acrobats -- 25
• Roberto the Magnificent -- 18
• Meet Casey Cardinal at Casey's Clubhouse -- 21



2:30 pm. • Music: Bryan Mayer (Country) -- 17

3:00 pm.
• Kids Cookie Decorating Contest Registration (Ages 9-10) -- 22
• Kids Sugar Cube Building Contest Registration (Ages 11-12) -- 22
• Grapevine Deer Demo -- 5
• Music on the Church Lawn -- 2
• Circle "C" Racing Pigs -- 24
• Down to Earth Aerials -- 18
• Pirates of the Colombian Caribbean -- 23
• Jeff Robbins Mountain Music, Stories & Dance -- 4
• The Red Trouser Show -- 20
• The Cutest Show on Earth -- 21
• King Action Sports Stunt Show -- 8

3:30 pm.
• Music: Christiane & The Strays (Bluegrass) -- 3
• Strong Man John Beatty -- 16
• International All-Star Circus -- 25

North Carolina State Fair 2016 Daily Schedules

October 13 - Thursday

October 14 - Friday

October 15 - Saturday

October 16 - Sunday

October 17 - Monday

October 18 - Tuesday

October 19 - Wednesday

October 20 - Thursday

October 21 - Friday

October 22 - Saturday

October 23 - Sunday



4:00 pm.
• Music: Time Sawyer (Folk/Rock) -- 17
• Kids Cookie Decorating Contest (Ages 9-10) -- 22
• Kids Sugar Cube Building Contest (Ages 11-12) -- 22
• Grapevine Wreaths Demo -- 5
• Wolves of the World -- 24
• Roberto the Magnificent -- 18
• The Magic Bean -- 21

4:15 pm. • Music on the Church Lawn -- 2

5:00 pm.
• Dairy Cattle: Brown Swiss & Guernsey -- 14
• Container Garden Demo -- 5
• Neomonde Baking Demonstration -- 2
• Circle "C" Racing Pigs -- 24
• Down to Earth Aerials -- 18
• The Red Trouser Show -- 20
• Meet Casey Cardinal at Casey's Clubhouse -- 21


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5:30 pm.
• Music: ASG (Metal) -- 17
• Music: Christiane & The Strays (Bluegrass) -- 3
• Pirates of the Colombian Caribbean -- 23
• Chinese Imperial Acrobats -- 25
• King Action Sports Stunt Show -- 8

6:00 pm.
• Container Garden Demo -- 5
• Horse Show: Saddlebred, Morgan, Hackney, Roadster, Friesian, Academy, Carolina Summer Circuit Championship -- 1
• Strong Man John Beatty -- 16
• Jeff Robbins Mountain Music, Stories & Dance -- 4
• Wolves of the World -- 24
• The Cutest Show on Earth -- 21

6:30 pm. • Roberto the Magnificent 18

7:00 pm.
• Youth Dairy Goat Showmanship -- 9
• Circle "C" Racing Pigs -- 24
• International All-Star Circus -- 25

7:30 pm.
• Music: Corrosion of Conformity (Hard Rock/Metal) -- 19
• Pirates of the Colombian Caribbean -- 23
• Demolition Derby ($10) -- 8

9:00 pm. • Circle "C" Racing Pigs -- 24

9:45 pm. • Fireworks

Event Location Code:
  1 = Hunt Horse Complex
  2 = Heritage Church & Demo Tent
  3 = Pitzer Heritage Circle
  4 = Tobacco Pavilion
  5 = Flower & Garden Show
  6 = N.C. Wildlife Commission Exhibit
  7 = Rabbit & Cavy Barn
  8 = Rand Grandstand & Market Place
  9 = Expo Center
10 = "The Nest" Official State Fair Merchandise
11 = Free Entertainment
12 = Mobile Dairy Classroom
13 = Kelley Building
14 = Graham Building
15 = Apprentice Tent / Poultry Tent
16 = Free Entertainment
17 = Kitchen Craft Waterfall Stage
18 = North Dorton Lawn
19 = Dorton Arena - Folk Festival
20 = South Dorton & Field of Dreams
21 = Kiddieland Stage & Casey's Clubhouse
22 = Education Building
23 = Free Entertainment
24 = Free Entertainment
25 = Free Entertainment

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