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Driving in Style

Tattoos, mechanical bulls and more: RAM takes over the State Fair of Texas

By Promoted Series Correspondent

Over the next month, millions of Texans from all walks of life will flock to Dallas for the State Fair of Texas, home to tall rides, fried delicacies, quality livestock and big trucks. And righ ...


Fried Food Award Winners

Greasy good: Fried food winner at the Texas State Fair is a real turkey

By Teresa Gubbins

In retrospect, it seems no surprise: Fried Thanksgiving Dinner won the prize for Most Creative at the 2013 Big Tex Choice Awards, the annual fried-food contest hosted by the State Fair of Texas. ...


A Bacon Bath

It's International Bacon Day! And you won't believe some of the insane treats available

By Barbara Kuntz

Today is the day to pig out. It’s International Bacon Day, celebrated since 2000 on the Saturday before Labor Day, just in time for the typical holiday overindulgence. But today you have ...


He's baaaaaaaack!

The One & Only: State Fair of Texas unveils new theme to highlight the return of Big Tex

By Teresa Gubbins

The State Fair of Texas announced its annual theme for 2013: The One & Only. Ta-da. It's meant as a wink, a nod, an homage to Big Tex, the 52-foot icon that burned on the final Friday of th ...


Hot Wheels

The best new cars at the Texas Auto Show: Surprises, comebacks & a Beetle with a cowboy hat

By Nic Phillips

With more than three million visitors a year, the State Fair of Texas Auto Show is the most attended in the country. And, because Texas is one of the most important car and truck markets in Am ...


The View From Big D

What has Dallas on edge? Five stories you won't believe — a school paddling furor included

By Whitney Radley

In case you haven't heard, CultureMap has a new sister site in Dallas — one that is quickly proving that there's more to Big D than big money and big hair.  Among the great r ...


Cactus Got Robbed!

Fried bacon cinnamon roll & fried jambalaya are big winners at State Fair Big Tex awards

By Teresa Gubbins

Hewing to the current foodie reverence for bacon, the fried bacon cinnamon roll was awarded Most Creative fried food in the 2012 State Fair of Texas annual Big Tex Choice Awards in Dallas. Winn ...


All the Food That's Fit To Fry

Hold on to your arteries: State Fair of Texas announces finalists for Big Tex Choice Fried Food Awards 2012

By Teresa Gubbins

Grab the Lipitor and take a deep breath: The 2012 State Fair of Texas has announced the finalists for its eighth annual Big Tex® Choice Awards, the Oscars of fried foods. Chicken-F ...


Round and Round

Is Dallas big enough for two ferris wheels? Another big attraction planned for Big D

By Tyler Rudick

It looks like Dallas soon may have not one, but two mega-ferris wheels. The Dallas County Commissioners Court approved a new “observation wheel” project to be built near Dealy Plaz ...


It could happen

The Texas gameplan for beating Oklahoma and restoring the roar to the Red River Rivalry

By Kevin Benz

The 11th-ranked University of Texas football team's season might best be described so far as an alchemy experiment — tweak this, see what happens; adjust that, see what happens; hope noth ...


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