Daily schedules for the State Fair of Texas are available on BigTex.com. Some events on the daily schedules are live music, livestock shows, the auto show, special events and other shows. The website also features guided itineraries, a visitors guide and other information about the fair.
The State Fair of Texas occurs annually in Dallas, Texas. The fair has roots from 1886, when the board of directors of the Dallas State Fair purchased 80 acres of land to house the fair. The first celebration on the property was an Independence Day celebration in 1886, and the first fair occurred in 1890. The State Fair of Texas held its 125th anniversary celebration in 2011.