Weekend Update: Feb. 8-10

Toys, furniture, clothes and more can be found at the Kids Exchange this weekend in the Graham Building and Expo Center (photo from www.kidsexchange.net)


The Kids Exchange Consignment Sale  has taken over the  Graham Building and Exposition Center with thousands of square feet of gently used toys, furniture, clothes and books for kids of all ages. Items are half-off on Sunday. Open to the public Friday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Carousel Farms presents American Bullriders Finals, Bullriding and Barrell Racing Finals at the Hunt Horse Complex on Friday and Saturday. Doors open at 6 p.m. Event starts at 7:30 p.m. each night. Admission is $15 for VIP reserved seating and $10 for general admission for ages 6 and up. For more info, call 919-872-6898.

Nearly 70 exhibitors will be selling sports cards and NASCAR collectibles at the 86th Sports Card & Sports Memorabilia Show in the Scott Building Friday through Sunday. Hours are Friday, 2 to 7 p.m., Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is $5 daily or purchase a weekend pass for $7.  Children ages 15 and under are admitted free.

Saturday night in Dorton, Christian singer Tercer Cielo will take the stage. Doors open at 5 p.m. Event begins at 7. Admission is $40 for VIP tickets and $20 for general admission for ages 5 and up.

The Hunt Horse Complex will host the American Saddlebred Association of the Carolinas Winter Tournament in the Barn E Ring. Participants will be judged on basic riding skills. Event is free for spectators and beings at 11 a.m.

And rain or shine, the Raleigh Flea Market will be open Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. with hundreds of vendors selling a wide variety of goods and services.

About Firecracker

Firecracker (aka Jen Kendrick) Appears as a guest blogger with a special 22-year history with the State Fair. She now works with the N.C. Pork Council, but she still lends a hand in the press office when she can. Thanks, Firecracker!

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