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.
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.
State Fair Of Texas Announces Finalists In The Big Tex Choice AwardsWith the start of the State Fair of Texas less than two months away that means competition has begun in the Big Tex Choice Awards. The contest looks for the best new fair food creations.
First Responders Honored At The State Fair Of TexasThe State Fair of Texas declared Friday First Responders Day offering free admission to active and retired emergency service workers and their families.
It's Finally Here! Opening Day At The State Fair Of TexasToday is the first day of this year's State Fair of Texas -- the biggest state fair in the country. The day kicks off with the Opening Day Parade.
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.
Fried Jell-O & Cookie Fries Among State Fair Of Texas Food WinnersFans of the State Fair of Texas can look forward to nibbling on fried Jell-O or a crinkly cookie-like treat as the top two food winners.
State Fair 'Kettle Korn' Venture Began With College Tuition HopesCindy and Gary Anderson set out to start a small side business more than a decade ago, with the intention of funding their twin daughter and son’s college tuition.
Officer Saves Life Of 2-Year-Old At State Fair Of TexasUnfortunately, it wasn't all fun and games for a mother arriving to enjoy the State Fair of Texas on Sunday. But the family was in luck a Dallas police officer was the one who responded to cries for help.
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.
Fair Vendors Rake In Big Bucks Over Next Three WeeksSeveral State Fair of Texas Vendors Rack in big cash selling fried food.
Anthony Bourdain Disses Frito Pie Recipe, Says Texas Does It BestInsults dished out by Emmy Award-winning TV host and food critic Anthony Bourdain on an episode of CNN's "Parts Unknown" have stirred up outrage in New Mexico.