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Things to Do: Venues

Fair Park

State Fair of Texas

Magnolia Lounge at Fair Park

Children's Aquarium at Fair Park, The

Cotton Bowl Stadium at Fair Park

Sheraton Dallas Hotel

African American Museum

Perot Museum of Nature and Science

Best Western Market Center

Vestar / Village on the Green

Southfork Ranch-Event & Conference Center

Element Dallas Love Field


Baymont Dallas

La Quinta Inn & Suites Dallas North Central

Hotel Indigo Dallas Downtown

Embassy Suites by Hilton Dallas Park Central

Renaissance Dallas Addison

Courtyard by Marriott Dallas Medical/Market …

Things to Do: Events

Fiddler On The Roof
Wed - Aug 07

Fiddler On The Roof

Daily between Aug 7 and Aug 18

Music Hall at Fair Park

Slavery at Jefferson's Monticello: Paradox of Liberty
Mon - Jan 21

Slavery at Jefferson's Monticello: Paradox of Liberty

African American Museum - State Fair Grounds

Meeting Planners: Venues and Services

Perot Museum of Nature and Science

Sheraton Dallas Hotel

Hilton Anatole

Hilton Garden Inn Dallas/Market Center


The Westin Dallas Park Central

Magnolia Hotel Dallas Park Cities

Residential Camps & Conference Services at UT …

The Statler

Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton Dallas …

AC Hotel Dallas by the Galleria

Residence Inn Dallas by the Galleria

Live! by Loews

Town of Addison

Arlington Convention & Visitors Bureau

George W. Bush Presidential Center

2616 Commerce Event Center

Hilton Garden Inn Dallas/Lewisville

Cityplace Conference Center

Southfork Ranch-Event & Conference Center

Hyatt Regency Dallas


Embassy Suites Dallas - Galleria

State Fair of Texas Announces 2018 Theme

Press Release

The State Fair of Texas is proud to introduce its 2018 theme of “Celebrating Texas Innovation.”


8 Things to do at the 2017 State Fair of Texas with Kids

Dallas Now Blog

1. HEAD TO THE KIDS' BOARDWALK For first time fairgoers with kids, this is where you need to be! This colorful venue features a variety of kid-friendly shows, games and activities that's free with Texas State Fair admission. Catch a wacky...


The 3 C's of the State Fair of Texas

Dallas Now Blog

Corny dogs, anyone?Your Texas State Fair experience is not complete without having a Fletcher's corny dog. This state fair favorite has been selling its famous corny dog since 1942 and continues to serve new and loyal customers every year....


Tickets Now Available for the 2016 State Fair of Texas and Big Tex Choice Awards

Press Release

For all you Fair food fanatics out there, the wait is over – you can now purchase your tickets to the 12th Annual Big Tex® Choice Awards! In 2014, the annual Big Tex Choice Awards ceremony opened its doors to the public for the first time.


6 Livestock Experiences to See at 2017 State Fair of Texas

Dallas Now Blog

Most of us know the State Fair of Texas for its Corny Dogs and Midway games. But since its founding in 1886, the State Fair has focused its core mission on agriculture and livestock education. Visitors can get up close and personal with...


A Newcomer's Guide to the State Fair

Dallas Now Blog

If you're new here, you are probably wondering what the big deal is - after all, you've seen one fair, you've seen them all, right? Well, read on! It is truly big Compared to others, the Texas State Fair is really big, and we're not just...


Make DART your first ride to Texas sized fun at the State Fair

Press Release

Ride DART to a wide variety of entertainment, art, agriculture, history and cuisine at the 2017 State Fair of Texas Sept. 29 through Oct. 22, where there is something for everyone and every kind of interest.


12 minutes with Ruth Hauntz and team, Big Tex Choice Awards extraordinaires

Dallas Now Blog

This year's Big Tex Choice Award for Best Taste goes to the dynamic trio of Ruth Hauntz, long time Texas State Fair concessionaire, and associates Juan and Brent Reaves. The Reaves brothers (who also make it to the finals with their Deep...


We tasted all the Big Tex Choice Awards finalists – here are our favorites!

Dallas Now Blog

The Visit Dallas team headed out to the Annual Big Tex Choice Awards to be among the first to taste the latest fried creations making their way to the State Fair.  Here are some of our favorites, courtesy of Lauren Farruya, PR...


Fair Park


Home of the State Fair of Texas and the world's largest collection of art deco exhibit buildings, the 277-acre complex hosts more than 1,200 activities every year. From festivals and concerts to sporting and gardening activities, Fair...



Dallas Now Blog

Going to the fair can be the highlight to anyone's fall season. Whether it's your first time or hundredth time to the State Fair of Texas, we could all use some helpful tips on how to guarantee a successful trip. 1. Don't spend too much time...


Celebrating Its 20th Anniversary, Mayor's Back To School Fair, Presented By Walmart/Sam's Club, Is Set For Friday, Aug. 5, At Fair Park

Press Release

Free event to provide school supplies for 15,000 qualifying Dallas schoolchildren, plus immunizations, vision and dental screenings, haircuts, information, and more; pre-registration now underway


Live Music at the 2018 State Fair of Texas

Dallas Now Blog

The 2018 Texas State Fair music lineup will light up the stage come Sept. 28. With 24 days of fair fun, you can catch a variety of musical acts hit the Chevrolet Main Stage every weekend! All concerts are free with fair admission, so all the...



The 2017 State Fair of Texas has celebrates all things Texas. See our guides to the best food and attractions, and how to get state fair discounts.