Aug 04th

2023 Central Carolina Fair opens Friday, Sept. 8

The annual Central Carolina Fair will once again light up the sky at the Greensboro Coliseum Complex this fall. Featuring spectacular rides, delicious Fair food, fun-filled midway games and attractions for all ages, the 2023 Central Carolina Fair begins Friday, Sept. 8.



Regular admission - $6. Children under 42” – free. Unlimited ride wristband - $30.

Dollar Days (Sept. 13 & 14)

'Dollar Days' will be in effect at the Fair on Wednesday, Sept. 13 and Thursday, Sept. 14, with $1 admission, $1 per ride, $1 select food items and $1 parking. Valid from 5 PM - 10 PM.

Everyone’s a Kid on Saturdays (Sept. 9 & 16)

From 11 a.m.- 3 p.m., everyone pays one price! Come on out for $15 admission and unlimited ride wristband (please note ride band valid until 5 p.m.).


The 2023 Central Carolina Fair’s midway will feature an exciting assortment of rides, games and attractions. From hair-raising thrill rides to a selection of classic kiddie rides, Michael's Amusements will provide family-friendly entertainment all ages!


Animal Exhibit

The annual animal exhibit from Wilkie Farms will once again be one of the highlights on the midway. Featuring exotic and traditional farm animals and pony rides, the animal exhibit is always one of the most popular attractions for fairgoers young and old. 

Thrill Show

Hamid Circus – the oldest single family-owned circus in America - will provide a thrill show featuring daring aerial acts and lighthearted clowning. Located on the midway, the thrill show will perform nightly and is free to all fairgoers.


A mouth-watering variety of delicious and unique food items await fairgoers. From traditional Fair favorites such as corn dogs, candy apples and funnel cakes to Italian sausages, turkey legs and pizza, Central Carolina Fair food vendors will have a wide selection of food and beverage items to choose from.  

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