The suffered its biggest loss the five decades in 2011, thanks in large part to Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee that followed.
An didn't help either.
The state fair has already lost a day to inclimate weather in 2012, along with the cancellation of a few race days.
Don't let bad weather ruin your weekend if you're planning on dropping by the fairgrounds.
From the National Weather Service:
Saturday: Sunny with a high nearing 88.
Saturday night: Partly cloudly with a low around 67.
Sunday: Chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2 p.m, with a 30 percent chance of precipitation. High near 83.
Sunday night: Chance of showers and thunderstorms, with a 40 percent chance of precipitation. Mostly cloudy, low around 68.
Labor Day: Showers are likely, possibly becoming a thunderstorm with a 68 percent chance of precipitation. Mostly cloudy, high near 84.
By the looks of it, Saturday appears the best day to go this weekend.