Feed the Fair

The State Fair of Texas partners with more than 70 small business concessionaires to serve up exciting treats to visitors each fall. If you’re interested in becoming part of the Big Tex family as a food and beverage vendor, please review the following information carefully.

2023 Food and Beverage Application

Availability for concession space is extremely limited. The State Fair annually evaluates existing concessionaires to ensure top quality food and beverage products for our guests. In addition, new concessionaires are encouraged to apply and will be selected based on uniqueness of product, appearance of display, and references from other fairs or events. To apply online click the button below. For more information, contact

Click Here for the Application

Concession Stand Types

Grand Avenue Concession

Midway Concession

Nimitz Avenue Concession

Tower Building Concession

Cotton Bowl Plaza Concession

Front Gate Concession

Frequently Asked Questions

If you have questions about being a concessionaire at the State Fair or about the application process, contact