Weekend Update: Feb. 19-21

The Spring RV Show finds a parking spot this weekend a the N.C. State Fairgrounds.

The Spring RV Show finds a parking spot this weekend a the N.C. State Fairgrounds.

If your dream is to travel the world in an RV come on out to to the Spring RV Show & Sale at the Fairgrounds this weekend in the Graham Building, Exposition Center, Dorton Arena and outside grounds. This event, promoted by the N.C. Dealers Association, offers the largest selection of new and used RVs under one roof. Hours are  Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is $10 for age 13 and older, children 12 and under are free. Seniors over age 55 admitted for $5 on Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; adults are admitted for $5 on Friday and Saturday nights after 5 p.m.; and military/law enforcement are admitted all day Friday for $5. Additional discounts and coupons do not apply to special rate tickets.

Other events this weekend:

Double L Bar Cowboy Mounted Shooters – Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Cowboy Mounted Shooting Association sanctioned event featuring riders dressed in period and contemporary western costumes in the Hunt Horse Complex. Riders on horseback shoot balloons from their galloping horses in the main arena with six guns, rifles and shotguns using safety blanks. This event combines shooting skill with horsemanship against the clock. Events start each day at 9 a.m. and admission is free.

Share to Care Gala – Saturday
This event is an annual fundraiser for Transitions Guiding Lights Caregiver Support Center. Celebrate a Classic Hollywood Black and White Gala featuring live auction, chef challenge and dancing in the Scott Building. Tickets are $60 each. Visit their website to buy tickets or for more information.

TICA Time Cat Show – Saturday and Sunday
This show features 12 all-breed rings and two specialty rings in the Holshouser Building. Come see some of the top competing pedigree cats in the world as they show their stuff for judges. Stroll through the hall and view cats of virtually every breed and category, and talk to exhibitors and judges with any questions you have. Vendors will be on hand with toys, cat trees and treats for feline friends. Show times are Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is $5. Get a $1 discount with a cat food donation.

Raleigh Flea Market – Saturday and Sunday
Raleigh Flea Market will be selling antiques, furniture, collectibles and more in the Commercial and Education buildings and outside grounds from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday.

About Funhouse

On the blog I go by Fun House (AKA Heather Overton). At the Fair you'll find me checking out the blue ribbon winners or hanging out in Heritage Circle. It would be hard for me to pick a favorite part of the Fair, but I can tell you one thing I hate - leaving it on the last day. I can't wait for opening day!

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