Thrifty Thursday Application

Fairgoers Want Your Thrifty Thursday Item!

Got an item on your menu that you want to offer as a Thrifty Thursday discounted item! Our fairgoers want to buy it! Fill out this form and let us know which item you intend to sell as a Thrifty Thursday item. We want to help get this information out to our fairgoers so that they know how to find your item on Thursday during the Fair, so please be sure to complete this form by JULY 11, 2022.- if your item is not in by this date, we cannot guarantee it will be listed in the Visitors Guide.

These items are intended to increase attendance and help vendors build a customer base. You may sell the regular sized item at a reduced price or create a smaller serving of the item to sell at a reduced price.

Tips for selecting food items:

  • Showcase a specialty or popular food you sell. It should be an item that states your brand or a new item you are introducing.
  • Management will review and does have the right to reject food items or make suggestions after reviewing.
  • NO ALCOHOL
  • “Stand Alone” Beverage locations may feature one (1) beverage item.
  • Once you set the price and the item, it can not be changed or adjusted.

The State Fair will provide signage for each location participating.

2022 Big Tex Choice Awards winners will not be allowed to sell smaller versions of their items on Thrifty Thursday.

Thrifty Thursday Application

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You can only provide ONE Thrifty Thursday Item per stand. If you have multiple locations, you are allowed to sell a different item at each location. (If you plan to sell a different item at different locations, please fill out a form for each different item)

Please give us the food item name and a detailed description of your Thrifty Thursday item. (Ex: 12 oz Root Beer, 6” Mini Funnel Cake, 2 Fried Oreos. Include size, toppings, and how many)