The NC Mountain State Fair celebrates the people, agriculture, art and tradition that make our region great. Our mission is to create unique experiences at an exceptional value in a safe, clean environment that is accessible to all.
Location: 1301 Fanning Bridge Rd
*Exchange your pre-purchased vouchers for ride tickets at the ONLINE/INGLES RIDE VOUCHER Tents located near the front of the Expo and Boone Buildings*
September 10-19 ,2021
|CHILDREN (5 and under)
|Advance price applies when purchased before Sept. 10th
|RIDE TICKETS-Sheet of 21tickets
|*Each ride takes 3-4 tickets
Friday: Gates and buildings open at 9:00am; Rides open at 10:00am, close at 12:00 midnight
Saturdays: Gates and buildings open at 9:00am; Rides open at 10:00am, close at midnight
1st Sunday: Gates & buildings open at 9:00am; Rides open at 10:00am, close at 11:00 pm
2nd Sunday: Gates & buildings open at 9:00 am; Closing night; Rides, buildings, and all exhibits close at 9:00 p.m.
Monday –Thurs: Gates & buiildings open at 3:00pm; Rides open at 4:00pm, close at 11:00 pm
Friday: Sept. 10 & Sept. 17 Unlimited rides all day $25 plus Gate Admission
FREE parking is available on fairground property. Parking is located on Highway 280 at Gate 7.
There is handicap parking provided for those with valid tags next to the ticket booths at Entrance A. For the McGough Arena there is handicap parking near Entrance E.
Wheelchair, Scooter & Stroller Rental:
Wheelchair, scooter, and stroller rentals are available at two locations: Entrance A and inside Entrance “E” at Blue Barn.
||$10 per day
||$15 per day
||$15 per day
$10 per hour
or $50 day
**Rental rate deducted from deposit after the equipment is returned**
Lost and Found Children/Items:
Lost and found is in the Fire & Rescue Building located next to the Davis Arena. Lost children and found items will be taken to this location.
Skyland Fire & Rescue will provide emergency medical services. For all first aid and medical emergencies go to the Fire & Rescue Building located next to the Davis Arena.
Security is provided by off duty Deputies of the Buncombe County Sheriff's Department. Traffic assistance is provided by the North Carolina Highway Patrol.
Other Important Information:
- No alcoholic beverages, drugs or firearms are allowed on the grounds.
- Backpacks are subject to being checked.
- No pets allowed. Only trained service dogs assisting the handicapped are allowed on the fairgrounds.
- Shirt & shoes required.