RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) – You can get free admission to the N.C. State Fair this year with six cans of food.
Smithfield Foods Hunger Relief Day at the North Carolina State Fair will be held on Oct 21.
During Hunger Relief Day, you can receive free admission to the fair by bringing six cans of any brand of canned food.
The food collected at Smithfield Foods Hunger Relief Day will be spread across their network of more than 900 partner agencies in 32 counties across the state.
Hunger Relief Day at the State Fair began in 1993 and since then, more than five million pounds of food has been collected.
The North Carolina State Fair will be held Oct. 14-24.