At the request of Mayor Allen Joines and City Council, the Public Assembly Facilities Commission and Fair Planning Committee are inviting members of the public to submit their ideas on a new name for the Dixie Classic Fair, to take effect in 2020. Suggestions can be submitted through an online survey, through the city’s citizen feedback telephone line (336) 734-1400 , or at a public hearing to be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 7, in the Education Building on the fairgrounds.

        The survey is posted through June 3 at surveymonkey.com/r/DCFNameInput.