Free parking is available on State Fair, Carter-Finley Football Stadium and PNC Arena properties.
Fairgoers are encouraged to take Wade Avenue to the Edwards Mill Extension to park in these lots. There may be exceptions if events are scheduled at Carter-Finley or PNC Arena.
Recreational vehicles are not allowed to remain in the parking spaces managed by the State Fair between the hours of midnight and 8 a.m.
Neighboring Private Lots: During the Fair, neighboring residents frequently convert parts of their property to small parking lots.This is not controlled by the State Fair.
Get to the Fair - Park and Ride
Skip the parking hassle, and take advantage of our convenient Triangle-area Park and Ride options.
Park and Ride buses will drop you off at Gate 1 on Hillsborough Street, the perfect starting point for your fun-filled day. When you are ready to leave, just head back to the Gate 1 transit zone to head back to your car. Make note of the last pick-up of the night!
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1025 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC, 27607