October 1, 2015
Free Frisbee from the American Steel Carports Booth

I scored a free frisbee from the American Steel Carports booth at the State Fair of Texas outside of the Women's Museum on Saturday, September 26, 2015. It was a nice, strong frisbee. Our dog loved playing with it. It really was a sturdy, strong frisbee and not a flimsy thin one. Love the orange […]

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October 1, 2015
Dancers at the State Fair of Texas 2015 - Texas Cultural Partnership

As long as I can remember, I have enjoyed seeing the various dancers perform at the State Fair of Texas on the Hall of State Steps in the Texas Cultural Partnership. Some of my most memorable State Fair memories from when I was a teenager first visiting the fair were the colorful costumes of the […]

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October 1, 2015
Guitarras de Mexico at the Women's Museum at the State Fair of Texas 2015

I visited the Women's Museum at the State Fair of Texas to see theĀ Guitarras de Mexico exhibit. They had loads of interesting and historic guitars on display, and live music.I always enjoy seeing what Mundo Latino has to offer each year at the fair. The items for sale in the Women's Museum were also exceptional […]

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September 30, 2015
Illumination Sensation 2015

I enjoyed the new Illumination Sensation at the State Fair of Texas 2015. I was there opening night, Friday, September 25, 2015. I enjoyed the music selection and the dancing. I especially enjoyed the lights and fireworks. It was difficult to choose where to look. So much going on and everything was great! The length […]

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September 30, 2015
Starlight Parade at the State Fair of Texas

On opening night at the fair on Friday September 25, 2015, I enjoyed seeing the Starlight Parade. I especially loved seeing the Stilt Walkers. There was an old man of the sea/merman/Neptune type stilt walker, a lady with big legs, and a spinning dervish or spinning top. The stilt walkers are great, and they always […]

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September 29, 2015
Mounted Police at the State Fair of Texas

It is always great to see the mounted police at the State Fair of Texas. They can typically be found near Big Tex Circle before the Starlight Parade. These horses are huge. According to their website, the Dallas Police Department Mounted Unit has been part of Dallas PD since 1982. The barn and offices are […]

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September 29, 2015
Fun and Free Items at the Truck Zone

I had a great time visiting the Truck Zone and the Ford exhibit. There is a children's play area in the Truck Zone. I won a free Ford hat and a keychain for playing the interactive games at the Ford Exhibit. One of the games required a group of people to move foam bricks around […]

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September 29, 2015
Free Sunscreen at the State Fair of Texas

I noticed free sunscreen all around the State Fair of Texas. This one was located near the front gates. There is lots of shade at the fair, especially along the Midway areas. But many areas and walkways are not shaded. I think it is great that the fair is providing sunscreen for free!

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September 28, 2015
Visiting the State Fair of Texas on Saturday, September 26, 2015

I visited the fair on Saturday, September 26, 2015. I got on the train at Spring Valley Station in Richardson around 12:58 pm. I arrived at the fair at 1:45 pm. The train was not too crowded. I didn't need to stand in line for my ticket, because I used my season pass. Much easier […]

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September 28, 2015
Visit to State Fair of Texas Opening Day 2015

On Friday, September 25, 2015, I took the DART train from Mockingbird Station to the State Fair of Texas around 6:00 pm. It was the opening day of the fair. The train was not too crowded. I arrived at the fair at 6:30 pm. There was not much of a line. There were six ticket […]

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