Organizers said that this year’s State Fair of Texas set a new record for food and ride sales, with more than $41 million in coupons sold. The previous record was $37.3 million.
Fans of the Texas Longhorns and the Oklahoma Sooners are descending on North Texas on Friday in anticipation of Saturday’s big Red River Rivalry game at Fair Park in Dallas.
Authorities have recaptured a nearly 1,000-pound steer that briefly escaped captivity at the State Fair of Texas and led city police on a chase amid fairgoers.
The annual State Fair of Texas opens to visitors on Friday at Fair Park in Dallas with a theme of “Deep in the Heart of Texans.” It runs through October 19.
The State Fair of Texas kicks off in Dallas later this week, and final preparations are now underway to make sure that the thousands of fair visitors are safe.
DART has announced additional rail service in preparation for the State Fair of Texas, which opens on September 26. The expanded rail service begins on Monday.
The college football bowl game based in Dallas is adding honors for the area’s first responders.
Thursday Dallas’ park board opted to forgo discussing the aging Gexa Energy Pavilion at Fair Park—but, the problems aren’t going away. The 20,000 seat amphitheater, which first opened in 1988, is showing its age.
Hundreds of low-income families in Dallas woke up early on Friday morning for the Mayor’s Back to School Fair, where they get school supplies and health screenings weeks before classes begins.
First Course DFW Restaurant Week Kick-Off Party is an exclusive sampling event created to preview the 18th year of DFW Restaurant Week.
It’s always a popular feature of the State Fair, the constant stream of live music on the Chevy Main Stage in the afternoon and evenings.
Dallas officials announced that due to $25 million worth of renovations to the Cotton Bowl the football game between Texas and OU will stay at Fair Park through 2025.