Natalie Alford

Originally from Orlando, FL, Natalie grew up in Clayton, NC. She interned for the N.C. State Fair while attending N.C. State University to earn a bachelor's degree in Media Communications. Natalie was the Public Information Officer for the State Fair from Feb. 2008 to March 2012.

Mark your calendars for State Fairgrounds’ Got to Be NC Festival, May 29-31

By on May 18, 2009

The Got to Be NC Festival will return to the State Fairgrounds Friday, May 29, through Sunday, May 31. With free admission, free parking, free bluegrass and beach music and free food samples from nearly 100 N.C. companies, it’ll be

Agricultural fairs kick off across North Carolina

By on May 4, 2009

It’s official — fair season is upon us. You might be thinking that summer hasn’t arrived, never mind October when the annual State Fair takes place. Well, the State Fair is just one of 46 agricultural fairs licensed by the