May 20-22, 2022
 

It's Happening in 2022!!

Friday -- 5 pm to 11 pm | Saturday -- 10 am to 11 pm
Sunday 10 am to 6 pm

The NC Potato Festival is a fun-filled, family festival that celebrates one of Northeast North Carolina's largest crops -- Potatoes.

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 Bring the whole family and "Come and Stay All THREE DAYS!" Northeast North Carolina's largest festival will return on Friday, May 20, 2022. Elizabeth City's downtown streets will be lined with food, arts and crafts, contests,
live entertainment, 
plus a Midway full of games and amusement rides.

Make a weekend of it, and join us for the Opening Ceremony on Friday evening at 5:45 pm. The Beer & Wine Garden will be open from 6 pm - 11 pm (Bring ID). Take a spin on a ride on our Midway, get something great to eat, and dance the night away at the 2022 North Carolina Potato Festival.

Return on Saturday and Sunday to enjoy the Street Fair lining our downtown streets, the National Potato Peeling Contest, Free French Fries (while they last), Auto and Motorcycle Show, Fun Run/Walk, and other events planned for this years festival. Don't leave too early or you might miss the USCG Search and Rescue demonstration over the Pasquotank River Sunday afternoon.

For the safety of your pet NO ANIMALS are allowed within the Festival area. 

NCPF Food Booth

NCPF Food Booth

Enjoy Ribbon Fries, Loaded Baked Potatoes, Turkey Legs, Italian Sausage, Lemonade and Ices, Funnel Cakes and much more.

2022 NC Potato Festival DRAFT Layout

2022 NC Potato Festival DRAFT Layout

MAIN STAGE

MAIN STAGE

The Main Stage rocks non-stop from festival start on Friday evening to Festival end on Sunday evening. Click here to see schedule.

SPONSORS

SPONSORS

Street Fair

Street Fair

To Include T-shirts, Jewelry, Purses, Wind Spiners, and Goat Milk Soap.

CONTESTS

CONTESTS

Contests and games for adults and kids -- National Potato Peeling Contest, Little Miss Tater Tot Pageant, and Coloring Contest. Click here to learn more.

SPUDTACULAR RIDES

SPUDTACULAR RIDES

A festival isn't a festival without rides and a games midway. Fun for all ages all day and evening!

FARM SHOW

FARM SHOW

Enjoy the vintage and new tractors and farm equipment display.

On the River - USCG SAR

On the River - USCG SAR

We'll have U.S. Coast Guard Search and Rescue Demonstrations. Click here to learn more.

AUTO & BIKE SHOW

AUTO & BIKE SHOW

CORNHOLE TOURNAMENT

CORNHOLE TOURNAMENT

Free French Fries

Free French Fries

Enjoy free French Fries on Saturday from 10:00 am until they're ALL GONE.