Central Carolina Fair

The Central Carolina Fair will light up the sky around the Greensboro Coliseum Complex once again this fall.

fair_2016_logo_smallLocation: Greensboro Coliseum Parking Lot 

Tickets: $6. Seniors, college students and military (with valid ID)
and patrons under 42’’ - FREE.

Unlimited Ride Wristbands --$26 (individual ride tickets also available)

Featuring spectacular rides from Michael's Amusements, carnival food and games, musical entertainment and attractions for all ages, the 119th annual edition of the Central Carolina Fair will begin Friday, September 8 and run through Sunday, September 17.

Central Carolina Fair Schedule

Friday, Sept. 8*, 5–11 p.m. (gates close at 10 p.m.)
Saturday, Sept. 9, 11 a.m. – 11 p.m. (gates close at 10 p.m.)
Sunday, Sept. 10*, 1-10 p.m. (gates close at 9 p.m.)
Monday, Sept. 11 - Thurs, Sept. 14, 5 –10 p.m. (gates close at 9 p.m.)
Friday, Sept. 15, 5–11 p.m. (gates close at 10 p.m.)
Saturday, Sept. 16,  11 a.m. – 11 p.m. (gates close at 10 p.m.)
Sunday, Sept. 17*, 12-9 p.m.

*Free Admission Day


Rock & Ride art.jpgPuddle of Mudd, Saliva & Trapt
Saturday, Sept. 16

105.7 Man Up! presents “Rock & Ride” featuring hard rock bands Puddle of Mudd, Saliva and Trapt in concert at White Oak Amphitheatre on Saturday, September 16.

The concert will begin at 4 p.m. with a performance by 105.7 Man Up’s ‘Battle of the Bands’ contest winner.
The concert is FREE with paid Fair admission ($8for adults).

Puddle of Mudd has sold over 7 million albums and has string of No. 1 mainstream rock singles in the U.S. Their major label debut ‘Come Clean’ has sold over five million copies. Puddle of Mudd’s status as bona fide hit makers has earned them numerous industry accolades, including Billboard’s No. 1 Mainstream Rock Song of 2008 and No. 2 Rock Band of the Year, where they finished second only to the Foo Fighters.

Saliva’s mix of hard rock and hip-hop credits them with a double-platinum certification for its sophomore album, Every Six Seconds. Today the band is passionate about their most recent release Love, Lies and Therapy. New members - Bobby Amaru on vocals and Brad Stewart (formerly of Shinedown) on bass coupled with the unwavering talent of original members Paul Crosby on drums and Wayne Swinny on guitars create an electrified performance and must-see live show.

Since its formation in 1997, Trapt has released seven studio albums, one live album, one compilation album, three EPs and 13 singles. The band has enjoyed numerous top 20 hits, three No. 1 hits, a platinum album and numerous placements in movies and video games. Trapt has traveled the world with alternative and hard rock’s biggest names, while selling 2.5 million records worldwide.



Attractions for the 2017 Central Carolina Fair are to be announced!