August 31st – September 5th, 2016!
This year’s theme is “LET’S HAVE FUN”. This year gate admission prices have not changed. All ticket prices include parking fee.
Be sure to walk through the Craft Barn. This year things have been moved around. There is also a new area that is donated to the youth of our area. there is now a Juniors Department that groups the items that anyone 15 years and younger may enter. Area includes baked goods, sewing, agriculture, etc.
Check out the LIVESTOCK BARN area. Take the children to see the cows, goats, sheep, and hogs! You must leave strollers outside of the barn per NC Health Association.
Of course, then the is the entertainment. Last year they were such a big hit, the MOTORCYCLE MADNESS FREESTYLE STUNT SHOW will be back. This year they will be doing stunts with 4-Wheelers, also. See these people do all kinds of tricks and enjoy the riding skills from the grandstand.MIKE BISHOP, HYPNOTIST will be on the small stage beside Fair Office. He always involves the audience in some fun.
There will be DAKOTA AND FRIENDS, a dinosaur entertainment for the children. RANDY EVERETTE, the chainsaw artist will be back. Some of his items will be auctioned off on Monday evening at 6:00 pm. TEAM ROCK, USA NATIONAL CHAMPION EXTREME BREAKING TEAM is an extreme breaking team that includes boards and blocks and various items. GRAVITY CHECK JUGGLING, they will be juggling and having fun with all kinds of cool things. These guys are local, coming from Morganton, NC. CIRCLE “C” PETTING ZOO will be back as well as the HOGWAY SPEEDWAY.
Be sure and visit the Exhibit Hall with all kinds of vendors. Also, be sure and check out the Veterans Wall where over 600 photographs of area veterans are displayed.
Would you like a photo of your loved one on our wall? www.hickoryfair.com or call the Hickory American Legion Post #48 at: 828-466-6006.