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

Thursday, October 13, 2016 - Preview Day Schedule

Time ______ Event ______ Location Code
9:00 am.
• 1st Poultry Show & Youth -- 15
• Horse Show: Open Show -- 1

3:00 pm.
• Circle "C" Racing Pigs -- 24
• Down to Earth Aerials -- 18
• Pirates of the Colombian Caribbean -- 23
• Jeff Robbins Mountain Music, Stories & Dance -- 4
• Guy Gilchrist: Famed Syndicated Cartoonist & Writer -- 20
• Strong Man John Beatty -- 16
• The Magic Bean -- 21



3:30 pm.
• Music: Mel Melton & The Wicked Mojos (Zydeco Blues) -- 17
• Music: Magnolia Still (Bluegrass) -- 3
• International All-Star Circus -- 25
• The Cutest Show on Earth -- 21

4:00 pm.
• N.C. Peanut Growers Association Recipe Contest -- 22
• Jr. Market Meat Goat Showmanship -- 9
• Casey's Big Slide -- 21
• Wolves of the World -- 24
• Roberto the Magnificent -- 18
• Music: Middle School Choral Competition -- 19

4:30 pm.
• Jeff Robbins Mountain Music, Stories & Dance -- 4
• The Magic Bean -- 21



5:00 pm.
• Circle "C" Racing Pigs -- 24
• Down to Earth Aerials -- 18
• Strong Man John Beatty -- 16
• Guy Gilchrist: Famed Syndicated Cartoonist & Writer -- 20
• The Red Trouser Show -- 20
• Meet Casey Cardinal at Casey's Clubhouse -- 21

5:30 pm.
• Music: Mel Melton & The Wicked Mojos (Zydeco Blues) -- 17
• Music: Magnolia Still (Bluegrass) -- 3
• Pirates of the Colombian Caribbean -- 23
• Chinese Imperial Acrobats -- 25
• The Cutest Show on Earth -- 21

6:00 pm.
• Jr. Ewe/Jr. Market Lamb Showmanship -- 9
• Jeff Robbins Mountain Music, Stories & Dance -- 4
• Wolves of the World -- 24
• Roberto the Magnificent -- 18
• The Magic Bean -- 21



6:30 pm.
• The Cutest Show on Earth -- 21

7:00 pm.
• Music: High School Choral Competition -- 19
• Circle "C" Racing Pigs -- 24
• Strong Man John Beatty -- 16
• Guy Gilchrist: Famed Syndicated Cartoonist & Writer -- 20
• International All-Star Circus -- 25

7:30 pm. • Pirates of the Colombian Caribbean -- 23
8:30 pm. • Chinese Imperial Acrobats -- 25
9:00 pm. • Circle "C" Racing Pigs-- 24
9:45 pm. • Fireworks

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



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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