By Dan Haggerty

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – The State Fair of Texas opened its gates on Friday at Fair Park in Dallas. Before heading out to the event, check out CBS 11 News reporter Dan Haggerty as he previews everything from the food, to the rides, and even one of the oldest car shows in the country.

Livestock Area: 


Trying Out Rides: 


Fletcher’s Corn Dogs: 


Texas Auto Show: 


Funnel Cake: 


Riding The Beast: