WRAL.com at the State Fair

Official opening ceremony happens Friday

Posted October 16, 2008 2:21 p.m. EDT

N.C. Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler and Miss North Carolina, Amanda Watson, will officially open this year's fair Friday at 11 a.m. with a ceremony on the Bluegrass Stage.

WRAL.com will carry the ceremony live for those stuck in the office.