Big Tex Says Goodbye For Now, Asks Fans To Design New BootsWith a slow, sturdy Southern drawl, Big Tex has uttered his final "Howdy Folks" in this, his 66th year as the official State Fair of Texas icon.
State Fair Turns Down Lights, Hosts Weekly "Sensory Deprivation" WednesdaysThe State Fair of Texas is dimming its flashing lights and booming sounds, making it more ‘sensory-friendly’ for people who need a quieter experience.
Big Tex Rises: Takes His Place Over The State Fair Of TexasIn just one week the booming "Howdy Folks!" welcome will greet visitors to the State Fair of Texas and the fair's favorite cowboy is being moved into position.
Safety A Big Topic With The State Fair Of Texas Just 3 Days AwayThe State Fair of Texas opens in just three days. Today a meeting between Dallas police, DART, and fair officials outlined the safety and emergency procedures for this year's fair.
State Fair Of Texas Opens For 24-Day Run At Fair ParkThe State Fair of Texas has begun a 24-day run including food, football and fun for the crowds.
Everything Old New Again At State Fair Of TexasWith all the usual fanfare, the State Fair of Texas embarked on its annual 24-day run on Friday.
LBJ Freeway Lane Closures To Tighten Traffic FlowAll four westbound lanes of LBJ and two eastbound lanes will close between Midway and Marsh at 7 p.m. Saturday night.
Dallas Exchange Students Make First Trip To State Fair Of TexasEveryone remembers their first trip to the fair. There's nothing like that experience--as a group of University of Texas at Dallas exchange students found out today.