• The Theme for the 2018 State Fair of Texas is . . .

    It's official: the theme for the 2018 State Fair of Texas has been announced. Click here to watch our theme reveal video and find out what we're celebrating this year. >>

  • Another Successful Year of Celebrating All Things Texan

    This year, the Fair welcomed approximately 2.2 million people through the gates. The 2017 event brought big crowds and an even bigger community impact. With the majority of funds going to participating vendors, the Fair generated approximately $54.5 million in gross coupon sales for food, beverages and rides – a second best in the Fair’s 131-year history. Read More >>

  • Big Tex Urban Farms: Growth & Harvest in 2017

    There's always a new crop of news from the Big Tex Urban Farms as we expand and grow our initiative to feed and enrich the lives of those in our community. Read More >>

  • The 69th Annual Youth Livestock Auction kicked off with a record-setting sale

    This year’s grand champion market steer was generously purchased by Superior Trailers and the Big Tex Champion Club, making auction history with their highest bid of $141,000. Read More >>

  • The Champ

    Big Tex has a new friend, and you can call him “The Champ.” Read More >>

  • Texas Auto Show

    Go bigger at the largest new car auto show in the Southwest; an event that last 24 days & showcases approximately 400 of the latest models from the world’s leading manufacturers. More >>