There is plenty of entertainment for fairgoers to enjoy during opening weekend. Returning acts include the Hogway Speedway pig races, Brad Matchett Comedy Hypnotist, Kenya Safari Acrobats and musician Leon Jacobs.
New entertainment includes the Cowboy Circus with Danny Grant, the Red Trouser acrobatic show and Pirates of the Columbian Caribbean. Grant will perform roping tricks and stroll through the fairgrounds daily. The Red Trousers duo will perform at Davis Event Center, and don’t miss the swashbuckling, high-wire show of the Pirates of the Colombian Caribbean. Look for the life-sized pirate ship.
Opening weekend is also a great time to take in some dynamic musical acts. On Saturday, Sept. 7, from 6-9 p.m., and Sunday, Sept. 8, from 4-6 p.m., musical acts will perform as part of the Carolina Farm Credit Music Festival. Check out the shows on the Heritage Stage. Also on Sunday, Sept. 8, the Mountain State Fair Music Jam will be held from 2-4 p.m. on the Heritage Stage.
The 2019 N.C. Mountain State Fair runs Sept. 6-15 at the WNC Agricultural Center in Fletcher. Tickets can be purchased at the gate or online at www.mountainfair.org.
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