Feelin’ the love

The Blue Diner Grille sent over this thank you note in gratitude of our taste-testing post on Friday evening. We are very excited to have our very own Deep Fried Pizza signage for the Press Office!

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Busy, fun weekend planned at the State Fairgrounds

It’s gonna be a full house at the State Fairgrounds this weekend, with plenty for everyone in the family to find something to do. Let’s take a quick trip around the Fairgrounds to get a feel for what’s going on. Or if you want, download a map from the Got to Be NC Festival Web site.  (Dates and times vary, so visit the respective Web sites to double check times.) Here’s your all-encompassing list for this weekend’s events: NC Pig Jig / Mason’s BBQ Cooking Championship (Sat)  – beside the Expo Center Teams of Masons will have cooked whole pigs,…

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Fair season is coming!

Yep, we’re getting excited in the State Fair Press Office. State Fair planning is well underway…with a great concert line-up that we can’t wait to tell you about. (Look for the concert lineup to be announced in early July.) The theme will be unveiled very soon, and we are excited to be getting started working within those parameters for our media planning. Yesterday, I spent some time going through last year’s fair photos. All the food pics made me hungry and looking forward to this year’s Fair. I also spent some time looking through photos on Facebook where we’ve been…

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