The Cumberland County Fair will be held Sept. 3-12 at the Crown Complex in Fayetteville.
FAYETTEVILLE — The Cumberland County Fair will be held Sept. 3-12 at the Crown Complex. Face masks or coverings will be required at indoor events in the Crown Arena.
The theme for the 2021 Cumberland County Fair is “Agriculture and Food and Rides! Oh My!” The annual event celebrates Cumberland County’s agricultural heritage and combines family fun and entertainment with exciting rides and fair food. There will be livestock shows and exhibits every day the fair is open.
Events and exhibits
Events include an interactive petting farm, toddler driving school, arts and crafts shows and vendors booths. Various musical acts will perform on the entertainment stage, including Reflections II, Throwback Collaboration Band, Steel County Express, Rivermist, Darkhorse and more.
The Cumberland County Fair Pageant will be held Sept. 4. There are 10 pageant categories for contestants from birth to ages 20 and older.
For more information about the Cumberland County Fair, including entertainment and exhibits, go to cumberlandcountyfair.org. For more information about Cumberland County Cooperative Extension, go to cumberland.ces.ncsu.edu.