Fans and Foodies REJOICE!

Our great State Fair of Texas is now being offered as a drive-thru experience for 2020!

I don't know the last time I was so excited about an event pivoting to meet the demands of this global pandemic but I can't sit down knowing our awesome State Fair of Texas has found a way for fans AND foodies to enjoy some of the revelry of this historic Texas event!

That's right, even COVID couldn't keep the State Fair of Texas down! "Where there is a will, there's a way!"  Well that and also our COVID numbers are going down.

Here is how the State Fair of Texas powers that be are going to run the show for 2020. Big Tex says "Thank you, please drive-thru!"

The event this year includes the opportunity to take a scheduled photo with Big Tex himself - yep, he too will be wearing a mask! Wondering how many flat sheets it took to make it. As well as a drive-thru to grab some of the staple food Fair Food Junkies can't get enough of... Fletcher's corndogs and fried Oreos too!

Yes, Fair Food Junkies are a thing!

With those folks in mind, the State Fair of Texas is offering a hopefully only once in a lifetime opportunity to just drive-thru, grab a photo with Big Tex all while getting some grub and enjoying the nostalgia of the famous fairgrounds.

Presale tickets ONLY for this historic event. Click here.

Fair Food & Photo Packages are available for these dates: 

  • Friday, September 25 through Sunday, September 27, 2020  
  • Friday, October 2 through Sunday, October 4, 2020 
  • Friday, October 9 through Monday, October 12, 2020 
  • Excluding Saturday, October 10, due to the AT&T Red River Showdown football game
  • ThursdayOctober 15 through Sunday, October 18, 2020 

You can choose from several food and photo packages here, depending on the number of folks you need to feed in your car and your taste preferences.

There is even a package if you just want to take your photo with Big Tex. I just don't know why in the world you would do that and not eat, but whatevs. The State Fair of Texas thought of everyone.

Please note: The proceeds from this event will support the State Fair of Texas 2021 which we know will be back and bigger than ever and a portion of the proceeds will also benefit the North Texas Food Bank to help feed their community as well. 

If you've got questions, the State Fair of Texas has answers.

Click here for their most FAQ's.

Check out this great Youtube video by In The Loop highlighting The State Fair of Texas 2018

See you at the fair Foodies! 

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