Explore Texas

The Texas Vietnam Veterans Memorial at Fair Park

Did you know that Fair Park is home to the official Texas Vietnam Veterans Memorial? Located at the intersection of First and Parry avenues, near the Automobile Building and the Music Hall, the memorial is part of what is known as Veterans Park. A lush, green area, Veterans Park is home to both the Texas Vietnam Veterans Memorial and a …

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Explore Texas – Washington On The Brazos

This post is part of a series in which SVP Marketing for The State Fair of Texas, Jennifer Schuder, showcases her Texas Roadtrip I am blessed with a husband who has a fascination with Texas Historical Markers and history in general. He spends our beach vacations reading history books, and I have often awoken on a road trip to find …

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State Fair of Texas Announces 2015 Theme

Get your bags packed and your road maps ready – the State Fair of Texas® is just around the corner, bringing you an all-access pass to Texas-sized fun! A celebration of all things Texan, the State Fair encourages visitors to explore the great Lone Star State and all it has to offer. A combination of entertainment, art, agriculture, history and …

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Explore Fair Park: South Dallas Cultural Center 

Looking for some fun, family-friendly activities here in Dallas? Look no further than Fair Park! Known throughout Texas as a National Historic Landmark, Fair Park contains a rich history and offers a one-of-a-kind cultural experience. With 277 acres featuring a series of well-preserved Art Deco structures, visitors can find a wide variety of museums and cultural centers located throughout the …

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#Explore Texas – Travel the Trail of Texas Independence

We celebrate all things Texan at the great State Fair of Texas. For the next several months we’ll be doing just that with our new Lone Star-themed email #ExploreTexas. Each month leading into the Fair, we will explore the amazing sightsaround Texas that make our state truly unique – from Big Bend country to the Piney Woods. We hope these emails …

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Explore Fair Park: The African American Museum of Dallas

Looking for some fun, family-friendly activities here in Dallas? Look no further than Fair Park! Known throughout Texas as a National Historic Landmark, Fair Park contains a rich history and offers a one-of-a-kind cultural experience. With 277 acres featuring a series of well-preserved Art Deco structures, visitors can find a wide variety of museums and cultural centers located throughout the …

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