NC Mountain State Fair: Fun For All!

Fun For All at the NC Mountain State Fair 

The NC Mountain State Fair has returned in all its glory!  The popcorn is popping, the music is pulsing, the acrobats are swinging, and the communities around Asheville are excited to join in the fun! We’ve put together a small introduction to this amazing event below.

When and Where and What

The NC Mountain State Fair takes place at the WNC Agriculture Center. It runs through the 20th of September and it aims to create unique experiences that celebrate and elevate the people, agriculture, art, and traditions of this vibrant area. Each day of the Fair is special in its own way. A rotating schedule of events keeps the fun fresh and exciting.  Below are some of the shows that we’re particularly excited to see!

Thursday, September 17th:

Extreme Illusions and Escapes:  Enjoy this Las Vegas style show that features grand illusions, audience participation, and daring escapes that will keep you on the edge of your seat!

Friday, September 18th:

Brad Comedy Hypnotist:  This awesomely family-friendly, Vegas-Style hypnosis show is sure to leave you exhilarated.

Saturday, September 19th:

Hansen’s Spectacular Acrobatic Sensations:  This exciting aerial act is a family affair! Prepare to see a sky high event that will leave you feeling alive with the thrill of it all.

Sunday, September 20th:

Mountain Music: Enjoy the sweet sounds of Appalachia between 5:00 PM and 6:45 PM on the last day of the Fare! Cloggers will put on a fantastic show while the band plucks away on the banjo.

Stay Local

Staying local will be key to enjoying the Fair. Fortunately for those traveling from out of town, Carolina Mornings has dozens of amazing vacation rentals in and around the Asheville area, each one has beautiful as the next. Serenity Now, a lovely country retreat with breathtaking mountain views, is the perfect homebase for families looking to explore the area. With three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a pet friendly policy, the whole family can relax in style at this fantastic home!

To begin planning your last minute September vacation, contact Carolina Mornings at 877-902-9441. A professional Vacation Planner will help line up your vacation rental accommodations, Biltmore Estate tickets, and outdoor adventures such as ziplining and whitewater rafting (included with every Carolina Mornings Rental!)


By: Dana Carrico


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