With so many attractions, concerts, and events it will be a breeze to have the ultimate day at the State Fair of Texas. Everything that comes to mind when you think of a fair is exactly what you will find, but it will be bigger and better, for one reason only. It is the State Fair of Texas and everything is bigger and better in Texas!
Here are just a few of the their scheduled events to be on the lookout for when you visit the State Fair of Texas. You can find their full schedule by visiting their calendar. Make your own itinerary, print it, or share it right from their website.
Big Tex’s Farmland: Check out their interactive exhibits where you can see baby chicks hatch, piglets feed, and learn how to care for animals. A great place to start exploring.
Daily Wine Tasting: Visit the wine garden where only wines from Texas will be served. You will find different wineries featured each day of the fair.
Jump! The Ultimate Dog Show: Watch world champion frisbee dog trainer, Lou Mack, as he instructs his dogs to put on an amazing show full of tricks and balancing acts.
World on a String: Catch this puppet show full of marionettes that features square dancers, skeletons, and a ton more. The puppeteers put on a great show.
Farmer Mike the Pumpkin Carver: Watch this pumpkin carver in action as he carves away on a large pumpkin and makes it come to life!
Canstruction: This charity event has their participants create works of art with only one unique medium, canned foods. This year’s theme is Passport to Texas. Stop by and check out the masterpieces that will be donated to local area food banks after the competition is over.
Guitarras De Mexico: Stop by the women’s museum and learn about the Latin culture. You will find art, photographs, and handmade goodies. Enjoy latin music, dancers, and history in the mercado.
Pee-Wee Stampede: This entertaining rodeo is put on by the kiddos. They will definitely give you some laughs as they jot around on stick horses and compete in barrel races.
Zuzu African Acrobats: You will be amazed at how these acrobats can bend, twist, turn, and even build upon each other with nothing more than their bodies!
The Midway: Full of rides and games, the Midway at the State Fair of Texas has something for everyone. Don’t forget to stop by and see what kind of joke the Midway Barker has in store for you. His show will put a smile on your face.
Lone Star Horse Spectacular: This show teaches the history of Texas’ six flags through a parade of horses and a narrative from Barry Corbin.
As you can see there is so much to do and see at the State Fair of Texas. This is just the beginning of what they have to offer. Some other events include the Chevrolet Ride and Drive where you can test drive the latest 2016 Chevrolet cars and the Starlight Parade that lights up the streets with performers, floats, and lights.
How would you plan the ultimate day at the State Fair of Texas?