Austin | Dallas | Houston
Sort By:   Most Recent  |  Most Relevant
Search within
Search Type:

5 Results. Showing to
Page 1 of 1
Refine By:   Events (0)   Lists (0)   News (5)   Places (0)

A Texas Tragedy

Big Tex burned beyond recognition in fast fire: Only metal skeleton of State Fair icon remains

By Claire St. Amant

Big Tex went out with a bang and a flash on his 60th birthday. The State Fair of Texas icon burst into flames Friday morning in Dallas. WFAA is reporting that the fire started at 10:25 a.m ...


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 ...


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 ...


On to the Fair

As Oklahoma awaits, is the glass half empty or half full for Texas?

By Kevin Benz

Enjoy this good feeling, Longhorn fans, as you prepare your insides for fried beer, fried bubblegum, fried Oreos, and, oh yeah, fried corn dogs at the State Fair of Texas.  The next two we ...


5 Results. Showing to
Page 1 of 1
Refine By:   Events (0)   Lists (0)   News (5)   Places (0)

Newsletters for exploring your city

Daily Digest

Houston news, views + events

The Dining Report

News you can eat

Insider Offers

Curated experiences at exclusive prices

Promo Alerts

Special offers + exclusive deals

We will not share or sell your email address