Watauga County Fair Kicks Off Tuesday (2018-08-13 15:14:21)

The Watauga County Fair, presented by Mountain View Speedway, is August 14th to 18th, at the Watauga County fairgrounds.

The Midway opens at 5 p.m. daily Tuesday through Friday, and at 11 a.m. on Saturday.

Admission to the fair is $6 and ride wristbands are $15 each night.

Opening night will feature a Tuff Truck Tug-O-War at 7 p.m. There is an ATV Challenge Series race on Wednesday at 7 p.m. On Friday, the Mountain View Speedway will host “Friday Night Frenzy.” Saturday has various activities planned, including the Carolina Garden Tractor Pullers at 10 a.m., six racing events as part of fan appreciation night at 5 p.m, and a demolition derby at 8 p.m.

For more information, visit, or call (828) 773-6896.