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FEATURED PARK
Harris Lake County Park
Harris Lake County Park
New Hill, NC

The 680 acre park is situated on a peninsula located on the Shearon Harris Reservoir. Harris Lake County Park is located in New Hill, NC- Southwestern Wake County and is convenient to Raleigh, Cary, Apex, Holly Springs and Fuquay- Varina.

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FEATURED EVENT
North Carolina State Fair - North Carolina State Fairgrounds
North Carolina State Fair - North Carolina State Fairgrounds
October 16, 2014

Families looking for super fun and budget-friendly activities should plan to stay all day at the N.C. State Fair to make the most of their visit. Since 1853 the State Fair has brought its mix of old favorites and new attractions to the delight of fairgoers, and this year willct. 2 - 16.

 
**The online price is a discount for purchasing admission tickets online once the fair starts. If you order online prior to the fair starting, you will receive tickets at the advance sales price. Online sales are print-at-home tickets. Each ticket purchased online will be assessed a convenience fee (ranges from 5-15%).
 
Ride Tickets
Advanced Sales Price
(available Aug. 1 - Oct. 16 online* or at walk-up locations Oct. 2-16)
$10 for sheet of 18
 
Regular Price
(Oct. 17 - 26)
$1 per ticket at the Midway ticket booths
or $18 for a sheet of 18 online*
 
*Online sales are print-at-home tickets. Each sheet purchased online will be assessed a convenience fee (ranges from 5-15%). The ride sheets will be a print-at-home coupon to be redeemed at the fair for the actual ride coupons. Ride ticket redemption booths will be open 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily.
 
How many tickets are needed for each ride?
Kiddie rides are typically two to four tickets each. Larger rides are three to five tickets each and spectacular rides can be as many as six to eight tickets each.

Ride tickets cannot be used for carnival games. You do not need tickets for the games, just cash. Most games take at least $1 to play.
 
 
Concert Tickets
 
Available online now!
Tix
 
 
Preview Day Unlimited Ride Wristband
There will be a Preview Day Ride Wristband offered on Preview Day, Thursday, Oct. 16. The Preview Day Ride Wristband will be $28 and good for unlimited rides between 3 p.m. and midnight (weather permitting) on Thursday, Oct. 16 only. The wristbands can only be purchased from ticket booths on the Midway on Preview Day, and cannot be purchased in advance.
 
The wristband will not be good any other day of the Fair.
 
 
Advance Sales Information
Type
Location
Dates & Times
Tickets sold
Payment Method
Online
www.ncstatefair.org
Starts 10 a.m. on Aug. 1 and ends Oct. 16 at midnight
(Tickets will be available online during the fair, but not at the same discounted prices)
Admission*
Ride sheets*
Concert tickets*
Grandstand tickets*
Visa
Mastercard
Online
Wake County Public Schools
Support your local school by purchasing your online admission tickets through the WCPSS Etix page. Select your school from the dropdown menu for that school to benefit. Double-check your school code here.
Admission*
Visa
Mastercard
Retail
Walk-up
N.C. State Fairgrounds
Gate 9 (Trinity Rd)
Saturdays, Sept. 20 & 27
9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
 
Oct. 2 - Oct. 16
9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Admission
Ride sheets
Cash
Visa
Mastercard
Retail
Walk-up
Lynn"s Hallmark Shop
Eastgate Shopping Center
1800 East Franklin Street
Chapel Hill, NC
Oct. 2 - Oct. 16
Tickets will be on sale during normal business hours.
Monday - Saturday: 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Sunday: 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.
 
Sales will close promptly at 6 p.m. on Oct.16.
Admission
Ride sheets
Cash
Visa
MasterCard
Retail
Walk-up
Lynn"s Hallmark Shop
Heritage Crossing Shopping Center
3401 Raleigh Pkwy West
Wilson, NC
Oct. 2 - Oct. 16
Tickets will be on sale during normal business hours.
Monday - Saturday: 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Sunday: 1 p.m. - 6 p.m.
 
Sales will close promptly at 6 p.m. on Oct.16.
Admission
Ride sheets
Cash
Visa
MasterCard
Retail
Walk-up
N.C. Museum of History
5 East Edenton Street
Raleigh, NC
Oct. 2 - Oct. 16
Weekdays only
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Admission
Ride sheets
Cash
Visa
MasterCard
Retail
Walk-up
State Farmers Market
1201 Agriculture Street
Raleigh, NC
 
Oct. 2 - Oct. 16
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Admission
Ride sheets
Cash
Visa
MasterCard
Mall Sales

Holly Hill Mall, Burlington
 
 
Oct. 2 - Oct. 16
Tickets will be on sale during regular mall hours except for Oct. 16, when sales at all locations will end promptly at 6 p.m.
Admission
Ride sheets
Cash
Visa
MasterCard
*Online sales are print-at-home tickets. Each ticket purchased online will be assessed a convenience fee (ranges from 5-15%). The ride sheets will be a print-at-home coupon to be redeemed at the Fair for the actual ride sheet. Ride ticket redemption booths will be open 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily.

 

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October 16th - October 22nd 2014 Triangle
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