Viewing: North Carolina State Fairgrounds

Pandemic prompts installation of ‘air cleaning technology’ in fairgrounds buildings

By on January 25, 2021

Several buildings on the grounds of the N.C. State Fair and the N.C. Mountain State Fair/WNC Agricultural Center now have advanced technology added to their air filtration systems. The technology comes with new equipment that’s been installed with health and

Today’s Topic: Ag Development Forum, Southern Farm Show coming up

By on January 28, 2014

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with Southern Farm Network’s Rhonda Garrison to discuss “Today’s Topic.” It’s almost time for two annual events at the State Fairgrounds: the Southern Farm Show and the Ag Development Forum. The Southern

Today’s Topic: Ag Development Forum takes place Feb. 2

By on January 17, 2012

Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler sits down each week with Southern Farm Network’s Rhonda Garrison to discuss “Today’s Topic.” The seventh annual Ag Development Forum will take place Thursday, Feb. 2, at the State Fairgrounds in Raleigh. Farmers, agribusiness professionals and

Photos from the Field: Dorton Arena

By on August 2, 2010

One of the most-recognized buildings in North Carolina, J.S. Dorton Arena is seen by hundreds of thousands of people during the N.C. State Fair each year, as well as by thousands of school kids in textbooks. Workers, like the one