2024 ``The Best 10 Days of Fall``

Our fair committee is excitedly planning our 2024 fair. We hope this year will indeed be the absolute BEST one ever as we celebrate our 75th annual fair! We plan to continue our tradition of bringing people together to celebrate agriculture, providing a venue for youth and adults to showcase their talents and skills, providing a wide variety of fair foods, quality entertainment and an excellent midway with thrilling rides. Please follow us on FaceBook for the latest updates.

Where The Fun Is At!

Daily Schedule!

Check out the complete list of events. You can find everything from the Queen of the Fair Pageant to the Hog Show and everything in between.

Tickets & Wristbands!

Here you will find information about the General Admission Tickets to the Fair and the Wristband Tickets for the Powers Great American Carnival Rides.

Entertainment!

We have a ton of entertainment lined up for you! This year’s fair will feature magic shows, a juggler, a hypnotist, stilt walkers, and more.

2023 Fair Sponsors

The ``Do Not Miss This`` List!

  • Food

    Yes! You can’t go to the Fair without feeding your face! There’s everything from burgers to pizza to Italian sausages with peppers and onions, to turkey legs, and more. Don’t forget dessert! Just eat it like a meal if you’d like. Funnel Cakes, Fried Oreos, Candy Apples, Cotton Candy, and who knows what else will be the new fad this year.

  • Livestock Shows

    Don’t miss the Livestock Shows held in the Livestock Shelter located at the south end of the Grandstand. There will be Hogs on Thursday, September 28 at 6 PM, Goats on Friday, September 29 at 6 PM, Lambs on Saturday, September 30 at Noon, and Beef Heifers and Steers on Sunday, Oct 1 at 1 PM. Our Horse Shows are on Thursday, October 5 at 5 PM. We also have a Chicken Show scheduled under the Pavilion on Tuesday, October 3 at 5:30 PM.

  • Amusement Rides and Games

    Powers Great American Midways has been thrilling its audiences since 1980 with rides that will make your hair stand up. They also have the slower rides for the less adventurous and kiddie rides for the little ones. You may want to test your skills and luck on the many games they have to offer. You will find PGAM staff to be a courteous team providing wholesome fun and entertainment.

  • Demolition Derby

    The Demolition Derby is always a crowd favorite. It will be held Saturday, October 7 at 1 PM in the Grandstand. You will see drivers smash their cars and try to win trophies and cash.

  • Live Music and Shows

    There’s a lot of good entertainment if you want to relax and enjoy a good show. There will be Brad Matchett, “Comedy Hypnotist” performing daily under the Pavilion. Successful Las Vegas Juggler, Michael Goudeau will also perform daily under the Pavilion. The first 7 days, pianist extraordinaire, Leon Jacobs will be back giving us a little Floyd Crammer, Jerry Lee Lewis, Yanni, & Elvis. Strolling the grounds daily you will find Carrie McQueen, “The Ultimate Stiltwalker”. The last Thursday – Saturday, “Rock-It the Robot”, a 9 feet gentle giant will be strolling the grounds.

  • Contests

    It just wouldn’t be a FAIR without some good Educational Contests. See the Queen of the Fair on opening night, Thursday, Sept 28 at 7 PM, Math, Carpentry, and HOSA Spelling Monday, October 2 at 5:30 PM; Pie Baking Contest will be Tuesday, October 3 at Noon, and the Livestock Skillathon Tuesday, October 3 at 4:30 PM, Cheerleading Contest is Wednesday, October 4 at 5 PM, Talent Contests Wednesday, October 4 (Grades K-5) and Thursday, October 5 (Grades 6-12) beginning at 4:30 PM, Tractor Operators Thursday, October 5 at 4 PM, Masonry and Drafting Thursday, October 5 at 5:30 PM, and Science Contest Friday, October 6 at 5:30 PM.

  • Exhibit and Educational Buildings

    Cruise through the Exhibit and Educational Buildings so you can see all of the winning entries that range from quilts to antiques, artwork, canned foods, photos, bottle collections, scrapbooking, recycling projects, flowers, and much more.

Contact Information

Physical Address:
2801 US 117 S

Dudley, NC 28333

Phone:
919-735-7277

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