Calling all influencers, creators and social media aficionados! The North Carolina State Fair is back, and if you’re on the hunt for the prime spots to capture those Instagram-worthy shots, you’re in luck. Explore this guide to the most Instagramable locations at the NC State Fair.
1. The fountain
The fountain stands as an ideal photoshoot location. Position yourself in front of this majestic artificial waterfall where the sunlight dances on the water, allowing you to strike that perfect influencer pose.
2. The tractors
Discover an array of massive tractors lining the fairgrounds’ perimeter, providing you with the opportunity to exude rustic charm and create an unforgettable photograph.
3. The 2-tiered carousel
Hop on the merry-go-round and enlist a trusted photographer to snap a captivating and entertaining shot as you whirl around on the colorful carousel.
4. State Fair Flyer
With the multicolored State Fair Flyer set against the backdrop of the Carolina skies, you’ll find an idyllic, picturesque setting just waiting for your presence.
5. The ferris wheel
While ferris wheels are a classic carnival staple, the one at the NC State Fair is truly exceptional. Pro tip: visit at night when it’s beautifully illuminated, creating the perfect ambiance for capturing an exhilarating shot.
6. The culinary delights
For food enthusiasts, the fair offers a treasure trove of one-of-a-kind culinary creations, like the famous Krispy Kreme burger. Check out WRAL’s list of new fair foods for your next foodie adventure.
7. The artisan markets
Visit the artisan markets, try on unique handmade jewelry and snap a striking Instagram shot. Don’t forget to give credit to the talented local creators.
These are just a few of the many superb spots to create lasting memories. Give them a try and tag @wraloutandabout on Instagram for a chance to be featured. Happy snapping!
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