The State Fair of Texas will take place September 25 - October 18th and is the longest running Fair in the nation (24 days), offering unique opportunities to reach a large audience - located just two miles east of downtown Dallas. The fair involves a auto show, Big Tex's Farmyard, the Chevrolet Main Stage with 24 days and 85 concerts, childrens puppet shows, world renowned food vendors, the famous Texas ferris wheel with other rides/carnival games and much more.
Since its establishment in 1886, the State Fair of Texas has celebrated all things Texan by promoting agriculture, education, and community involvement through quality entertainment in a family-friendly environment. As a non-profit organization, the Fair serves as an advocate for the community through its commitment to preserving Fair Park and continuing to build upon its legacy as a National Historic Landmark.
At 24 consecutive days, the State Fair of Texas is the longest-running fair in the nation, as well as one of the largest. As shown by its tremendous growth, the Fair is able to continuously evolve while staying true to its original purpose. Through its rich and lengthy history, it remains evident that the State Fair serves not only as an annual celebration, but as a unique destination that brings people together and allows them to create lifelong memories.