CUMBERLAND COUNTY, N.C. (WTVD) --The Cumberland County Fair begins Friday evening at the Crown Complex.
Gates officially open at 5 p.m. and admission is free Friday. The fair runs through Sept. 18.
Ticket prices through Sept. 18 are $7. Children under 2 years old get in free. Ride tickets and wristbands are sold separately.
Tickets may be purchased online at CapeFearTix.com, by phone at 1-888-257-6208 or in person at the Crown Box Office.
The exhibit hall will feature commercial, educational and informational booths, as well as agricultural exhibits. Events happening all week include an interactive petting farm; Pirates of the Colombian Caribbean highwire show, racing pigs, toddler driving school, Family and Consumer Sciences education; home, craft and agricultural exhibits; and a wide range of performances on the entertainment stage.
A complete list of events and more information is available at cumberlandcountyfair.org.