Show everyone where you are from with your very own North Carolina State Flag!
North Carolina Flag Facts
- The first flag was adopted in 1861 after the state declared secession from the United States.
- The current flag was adopted by state legislature in 1885.
- The flag shows the dates of the Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence (May 20, 1775) as well as the Halifax Resolves (April 12, 1776). These dates represent North Carolina’s role in the American Independence movement.
- In 2007, the state adopted the official salute to their flag: “I salute the flag of North Carolina and pledge to the Old North State love, loyalty, and faith.”
North Carolina State Flag