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N.C. State Fair hosts Drive-Thru event Labor Day weekend

Posted September 3, 2020 9:43 a.m. EDT

With record-high temperatures at the NC State Fair Wednesday, most people were buying ice cream, drinks and slushies. We did happen to capture photos of a few fried foods, though, as well some turkey legs and the largest gummy fish you've ever seen.

— You can get a taste of the North Carolina State Fair without leaving your car this Labor Day weekend.

The North Carolina State Fair will be hosting Drive-Thru Fair Food Days Friday through Monday (Sept. 4-7). The events will run noon to 6 p.m. Sales will be cash only.

Drivers should enter the fairgrounds parking area off of Trinity Road. Orders will be placed from your car and servers will come to you. People are asked to remain in their vehicles to maintain social distancing.

This is the menu:

  • Smoked Turkey Legs: $13
  • Roasted Corn: $5
  • Hand-Dipped Corn Dogs: $5
  • Hand-Cut French Fries: $4
  • Nathan's All-Beef Hot Dogs w/toppings: $4
  • Gyros (Lamb/Beef): $10
  • Chicken Pita: $10
  • Greek Salad: $8 (add meat for an additional $4)
  • Shish-K-Bobs (Pork): $8
  • K-Bob Pita (Pork): $10
  • Cotton Candy: $5
  • Candy Apples (Red): $5
  • Funnel Cake: $6
  • Deep Fried Snickers: $5
  • Deep Fried Oreos: $5
  • Tropical Delights Frozen Fruit Smoothies(Strawberry/Pina Colada/Peach) Cup: $5 or Pineapple: $10
  • Tropical Delights Dole Whip (Pineapple/Raspberry/Swirl) Cup: $5 or Float: $7
  • Gourmet Edible Cookie Dough(Chocolate Chip or Cake Batter) Cup: $5 or Quart: $15
  • Fresh-Squeezed Lemonade: $4
  • Botled Water: $2
  • Coke Products Small: $3 or Large: $5

The North Carolina State Fair was canceled this year due to coronavirus concerns.

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