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Most Successful Fair in 130-Year History

They say all good things must come to an end, but goodbyes are never easy. As Big Tex bids his final farewell for the year, it’s hard to believe that the 2016 State Fair of Texas is coming to a close. This year the Fair welcomed 2,408,032 people through the gates. Proving to be the most successful year in Fair ...

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Big Tex Treats & Eats for Sunday, October 23, 2016

Big Tex Treats & Eats Presented by Community Coffee

New Foods: Blackened Shrimp Baked Potato and Fried Cajun Crisp Blackened Shrimp Baked Potato Seasoned Blackened Shrimp with a hint of Spice resting on a hot baked potato. Drizzled with butter and topped with cheese then sprinkled with parsley. Fried Cajun Crisp are deep fried crispy puffs sprinkled with Cajun seasoning right out of the fryer over at Stuffed Wings! ...

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Big Tex Treats & Eats for Saturday, October 22, 2016

Big Tex Treats & Eats Presented by Community Coffee

New Foods: Fried Smoked Salmon Croquetts and Deep Fried Clam Chowda Fried Smoked Salmon Croquetts are crispy croquettes with remoulade sauce and State Fair fried alongside some delicious Cajun fries. Find this tasty new food item at La-Kam’s bar & Grill. Deep Fried Clam Chowda is 3 clam chowder nuggets double breaded (with panko and jalapeno bread crumbs) and then ...

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Big Tex Treats & Eats for Friday, October 21, 2016

Big Tex Treats & Eats Presented by Community Coffee

New Foods: Injectable Great Balls of BBQ Big Tex Choice Awards Finalist! Smoke-crusted BBQ beef brisket is hand shredded with bock BBQ sauce and molded to form balls. The ball of beef is then breaded with seasoned bread crumbs and deep fried to a crispy perfection. Served on top of a bed of coleslaw, each order comes with its own ...

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Big Tex Treats & Eats for Thursday, October 20, 2016

Big Tex Treats & Eats Presented by Community Coffee

New Foods: Deep Fried Cannoli Bites This modern twist on the cream-filled Italian classic dessert begins with hot pastry and explodes into a warm sweet-cream center, sprinkled with rich mini-chocolate chips. The Cannoli Bites finish with a zesty hint of citrus and orange. When the Cannoli Bites are removed fresh from the fryer, they are dusted with powdered sugar and ...

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