State Fair of Texas

Maren Morris to Kick Off State Fair of Texas Sept. 29
The 2017 State Fair of Texas kicks off this Friday, Sept. 29 and runs until Oct. 22, in Dallas. One of country music's hottest female stars, Maren Morris is set to perform Friday night on the Chevrolet Main Stage at 8:30PM. The concert is FREE with fair admission.
Big Tex Revealed
The State Fair of Texas starts today in Big D and there's one notable change you will definitely notice Big Tex is back bigger and better than ever. After all when you live in Texas everything is twice the size.
For six decades, Big Tex has welcomed folks to the State Fair of Texas at Dallas' Fair Park. Today, however, the legend welcomed his last guests as he burned to the ground after an apparent electrical fire that started in his neck, according to Sue Gooding, a spokesperson for the fair.
One Big & Bright Frito Pie in Texas
You know the saying everything is bigger and better in Texas right? Well, 2012 marks the 80 anniversary of Frito chips and to help celebrate, the State Fair of Texas has created the ultimate snack a Texas size Frito Pie.