2020 Drexel Spring Carnival
Sponsors

Sponsors

Find out about the people who support the Fair

Directions

Directions

Find out how to get to the
DrexelFairgrounds

Coupon

Discount Coupon

Get $2 off when you print out and present this coupon...

Welcome to the Drexel Community Agricultural Fair

The Drexel Community Fair is one of only two North Carolina Agriculture Fairs with Free admission and the only one with all aspects of an agricultural fair.

The fair has won many awards at the North Carolina Agriculture Fair Association conference throughout the years. They have included awards for growth, cleanliness, and safety.

The Fair has also won many awards for the ‘Goodness Grows” / “Got To Be NC Agriculture” booth displays that are arranged by members each year, promoting North Carolina Agriculture.

PLEASE NOTE: NO FOOD OR DRINK MAY BE BROUGHT INTO THE FAIRGROUNDS - WE HAVE A WIDE RANGE OF CHOICES INSIDE, FROM COTTON CANDY AND PEANUTS TO ANGUS BEEF HAMBURGERS!

General Information

Fair Hours

Spring Carnival - May

Tuesday         6:00 pm -  9:30  pm
Wednesday    6:00 pm -  9:30  pm
Thursday       6:00 pm -   10:30 pm
Friday            6:00 pm -  10:45 pm
Saturday        5:00 pm -  10:45 pm

TICKETS

As always... Entrance to the Fair is FREE!

Ticket Information

  • $15.00 armbands will be sold nightly for unlimited riding.
  • Family Pack of 24 tickets for $20.00 
  • Single tickets can be purchased for $1.00 each

Admission
Admission to the Spring Carnival and Fall Fair is free.

Lost and Found Items
All lost and found items can be found at the registration booth located at the main entrance to the fair grounds.

Medical Emergencies
Report all medical emergencies to the Registration Booth located at the main entrance to the fair.

Security
Security is provided by deputies of the Burke County Sheriff’s Department and the Drexel Police Department. 
Traffic assistance is provided by Triple Community Fire Department.

Other Information

No alcoholic beverages, drugs, or firearms are allowed on the fairgrounds.
No pets are allowed on the fairgrounds.  Only trained dogs assisting the handicapped are allowed on the fairgrounds.

Fall Fair - August
Monday         6:00 pm -  9:30 pm
Tuesday         6:00 pm -  9:30 pm
Wednesday    6:00 pm -  9:30 pm
Thursday       6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday             6:00 pm - 10:45 pm
Saturday         5:00 pm - 10:45 pm 


Meet The Staff


Officers

Associate Members

President - Don Deal
 
Vice President - Tom Ingersoll

Treasurer - Jerry Brown

Secretary - Sue Price

Directors

Lowell Summey

Ronnie Fisher, 

Trae Price

Rickey Rhoney

Jeramie Abernathy

Rod Farnsworth

Victoria Shuffler

Franklin Dale

Donita Deal

Luanne Deal

Calvin Morrison

Deb Powell

Danny Ritchie

Christy Ingersoll

Mike Wilber

Joyce Wilber







Our Carnival

B & K Carnival provide the rides and attractions for the Drexel Fair and Spring Carnival.

There is a selection of rides for all ages, from the youngest visitors through to the most demandin thrillseekers! And don't forget to print out your discount coupon, taking $2 off your wristband price!

Take a look through some of the photos here, we know you will have so much fun at the carnival!

Discount Coupon

Thanks to our Sponsors!

Please support those who support your Drexel Fair!

Thank You Also to:

ALLISON'S RESTAURANT
ALRAY TIRE OF VALDESE
(sponsor of nightly registration)
B&K CARNIVAL COMPANY
B&K MOVERS
BIG DAWG 92.1
BELLE FARM SUPPLY
BEE KEEPER - ALTON CLARKE
BOBBY JENKS CONCESSIONS
BOBBY TEAGUE
BRUCE STACEY
CAROLINA CONTAINERS
CAROLINA FARM CREDIT
CRANFORD FURNITURE
CUBBARD EXPRESS # 14
EARL’ S TOOLS
E. J. VICTOR
EVERETT CHEVROLET, BUICK, GMC OF MORGANTON
FARM BUREAU
JASON COX STATE FARM OF VALDESE
JEFF HALE’S PYROTECNICS
KICKS 103.3
MAPLE GROVE GROCERY & NURSERY
MASTER GARDENERS
MCDONALDS
MASTERFIELD FURNITURE
MORRISON'S BODY SHOP
N.C. COOPERATIVE EXTENSION
N.C. FORESTERY SERVICE BRIDGE CREW
NORMA FULLER
PIZZA HUT
PEPSI COLA OF HICKORY
SANDY'S DOLLS AND DESIGNS
SETTLEMYRE NURSERY
SIGNATURE WEB DESIGN
TOWN OF DREXEL
TRACTOR SUPPLY


AND ALL THE MANY VOLUNTEERS WHO HELP & SUPPORT THE FAIR

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We'd love to hear from you!