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State Fair Of Texas

The State Fair of Texas brings new rides to North Texas, as well as the old favorites. (credit: KTVT/KTXA)

Five Reasons To Visit DFW In The Fall

As the summer sun finally sets over the metroplex, North Texans can turn down the air conditioning and begin to venture back out again. When they do, it is not hard to see just how beautiful DFW is during the fall.

09/20/2014

Photo of a DART light rail train. (credit: www.dart.org)

DART Adding Rail Service For State Fair

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.

09/17/2014

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Funnel Cake Ale, Fried Gulf Shrimp Boil Win Big Tex Awards

For the first time, the public was invited to try as judges crowned this year’s Big Tex Award winners.

09/01/2014

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A New Look For Big Tex

The Texas icon is getting a new shirt for this year’s state fair.

08/26/2014

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State Fair Of Texas Announces Big Tex Choice Award Food Finalists

Funnel cake beer and deep fried “breakfast for dinner” are among this year’s finalists.

08/18/2014

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Big Tex Elected Country’s Quirkiest Landmark

He already oversees the country’s largest state fair, now “Big Tex” is topping a national top ten list as the country’s “quirkiest” landmark.

06/25/2014

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State Fair Of Texas Announces Musical Lineup

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.

06/16/2014

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Meet The Spam Champion & Her Creation

The State Fair of Texas is known for its food, and the Spam winner from last year has gone big-time, taking her Philly Dilly Spam Sandwich to the national championship.

03/17/2014

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2014 State Fair Theme: ‘Deep In The Heart Of Texans’

The 2014 State Fair of Texas will include a Texas Sports Hall of Fame exhibit and an effort to fight hunger by turning canned foods into art.

CBS 11–03/04/2014

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The Best Pie In Texas? Here’s The Recipe

Sara Smith can make a convincing argument that her “Butternut White Chocolate Cream Pie” just might be the Best in Texas!

10/28/2013

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Big Tex’s Return Breaks State Fair Records

The 2013 State Fair is in the books and it will be remembered for many things — the return of Big Tex and near record crowds.

CBS 11–10/21/2013

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State Fair Of Texas Ends With A Bang

This year’s State Fair of Texas ended with a bang. The last weekend of the fair drew in record-breaking crowds.

10/21/2013

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