Directions to The Christmas Carousel

The N.C. State Fairgrounds is easily accessible from the I-440 Beltline, Interstate 40, as well as from Blue Ridge Road, N.C. Highway 54 (Hillsborough Street) and now Edwards Mill Road. Free parking is available on State Fair and Carter-Finley Football Stadium property, except for recreational vehicles that park between the hours of midnight and 8:00 a.m.

FROM GREENSBORO, DURHAM, CHAPEL HILL
I-40 East into Raleigh
Exit Wade Avenue, Exit #289
First Exit Edwards Mill Road
1st Traffic Light Turn Left (Trinity Rd.)
State Fairgrounds 1/2 mile on Right

FROM GOLDSBORO, KINSTON
US 70 West to I-40 West
Exit I-440 Inner Beltline to Exit #289 Wade Avenue
First Exit Edwards Mill Road
1st Traffic Light Turn Left (Trinity Rd.)
State Fairgrounds 1/2 mile on Right

FROM WILMINGTON, JACKSONVILLE
I-40 West to Raleigh
Exit Wade Avenue, Exit #289
First Exit Edwards Mill Road
1st Traffic Light Turn Left (Trinity Rd.)
State Fairgrounds 1/2 mile on Right

FROM CHARLOTTE, KANNAPOLIS, SALISBURY
I-85 North to I-40 East to Raleigh
Exit Wade Avenue, Exit #289
First Exit Edwards Mill Road
1st Traffic Light Turn Left (Trinity Rd.)
State Fairgrounds 1/2 mile on Right

FROM FAYETTEVILLE, LUMBERTON, SOUTH CAROLINA
I-95 North to I-40 West
Exit Wade Avenue, Exit #289
First Exit Edwards Mill Road
1st Traffic Light Turn Left (Trinity Rd.)
State Fairgrounds 1/2 mile on Right

FROM ROCKY MOUNT
US 64 West to Raleigh
Exit I-440 Outer Beltline
Exit Wade Avenue, Exit #4-B
Second Exit Edwards Mill Road
1st Traffic Light Turn Left (Trinity Rd.)
State Fairgrounds 1/2 mile on Right

FROM WILSON, GREENVILLE
US 264 West to 64 West to Raleigh
I-440 Outer Beltline
Exit Wade Avenue, Exit #4-B
Second Exit Edwards Mill Road
1st Traffic Light Turn Left (Trinity Rd.)
State Fairgrounds 1/2 mile on Right

FROM RICHMOND, PETERSBURGH, VIRGINIA AREA
I-95 South to I-85 South to US 1 South to Raleigh
I-440 Outer Beltline
Exit Wade Avenue, Exit #4-B
Second Exit Edwards Mill Road
1st Traffic Light Turn Left (Trinity Rd.)
State Fairgrounds 1/2 mile on Right