State Fair Of Texas
A $600,000 renovation is underway right now at Fair Park to prepare a new pedestal capable of housing a much heftier Big Tex.
The State Fair of Texas has chosen a new voice for Big Tex when he is resurrected on September 27, 2013.
The State Fair of Texas will debut its “Summer Adventures in Fair Park” this weekend.
Bill Bragg, who was the voice of Big Tex for the last 11 years tells KRLD he was informed that his contract was not renewed effective Tuesday.
Want to help in the rebuilding of Big Tex? Now you can, with an online donation.
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The fate of deep-fried Twinkies on a stick, which originally debuted at the State Fair of Texas, is up in the air now that Hostess Brands plans to liquidate the company.
It was bound to happen. Someone held a funeral for Big Tex. The Golden Gate funeral home in Dallas called it “a living funeral,” like saying final goodbyes to someone. But, not really.
The State Fair of Texas — marked this year by the loss of the towering Big Tex in a fire — may surpass the all-time high spent in previous years on food and amusement rides.
Paige Gomez was trying to conquer her fear of heights when she got on the Stratosphere at the State Fair of Texas on Friday.
Friday’s fire that destroyed Big Tex, the 60-year-old face of the State Fair of Texas, quickly became international news. Here is a recap of all of CBSDFW.com’s stories on the iconic cowboy.
Big Tex wasn’t always Big Tex. He got his big start as “Big Santa” in Kerens, Texas November of 1949.