NC State Fair

Photos: 2019 North Carolina State Fair

Raleigh, NC – Another North Carolina State Fair has come and gone, and we’ve got some photos from Brooke Meyer of the festivities gathered for you, including rides, games and examples of North Carolina’s agriculture. Read more

Pictures: NC State Fair 2018

Raleigh, NC – If you love the Midway, carnival rides and a fried turkey leg, it’s great to live in Cary, so close to the NC State Fair grounds. Longtime contributor Brooke Meyer filed these photos to commemorate the 2018 edition of the North Carolina State Fair.

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Cary Student Wins First Place at State Fair Cooking Competition

Story originally appeared on FoodCary.

Cary, NC – While the North Carolina State Fair is famed for its giant turkey legs and deep frying anything that is edible, it also features cooking competitions for delicately crafted desserts. This year, in the youth competition, a student from Cary took home the blue ribbon as she won first place. Read more

Photos: 2017 NC State Fair

Cary, NC – The North Carolina State Fair has come and gone, bringing its rides, attractions, food and much more. Brooke Meyer took photos at the year’s biggest event in North Carolina to help you relive the festivities. Read more

Photos: 2016 State Fair

Cary, NC – The North Carolina State Fair just wrapped up. If you didn’t brave the traffic and make it out to the fair, we’ve got you covered with some photos from the yearly tradition. Read more

2015 NC State Fair: Photos & More

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Raleigh, NC — It’s no secret that, in North Carolina, we’re famous for our state fair. Armed with photographer Brooke Meyer, we set out to the 2015 NC State Fair to capture the spirit of the rides, the games, the animals, the exhibits and, of course, the fried food. Read more


2015 NC State Fair: Deals, Food & More


Raleigh, NC — The North Carolina State Fair starts this Thursday, October 15, 2015. We rounded up a few tips to help you save money and have fun this year.  Read more

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Photos from the 2014 NC State Fair


All photos by Brooke Meyer Photography

Cary, NC — Although 2014 didn’t break any attendance records, we certainly enjoyed the best 10 days of “Fair Weather” that this writer can ever remember. Read more