If you happen to be passing through Raleigh, NC October 17th – 27th, then make plans to stay a while and visit the North Carolina State Fair [$7 admissions]. The North Carolina State Fair is the largest 11-day event in North Carolina, attracting more than 800,000 attendees. The Fair host many diverse musical acts, numerous food vendors, games booths and carnival rides, commercial and agricultural exhibitors. The Fair is managed and produced by the N.C. Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services and is consistently ranked among the top 25 fairs in North America. They also put on an AWESOME fireworks show every single  night! … BOOM GOES THE DYNAMITE!

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