State Fair of Texas officials say they're making Big Tex stronger, smarter, less flammable and more expensive in the wake of his fiery demise.
The popular Chinese Lantern Festival that impressed the visitors at the State Fair of Texas will have a second run in Fair Park.
The State Fair of Texas came close to matching the all-time high spent in previous years on food and amusement rides.
From his creation as a giant Santa Claus to his fiery 60th anniversary finale, we look at the history of the State Fair of Texas icon, Big Tex.
Another piece of the Top O' Texas tower to be installed Wednesday.
A Dallas funeral home put together a service for Big Tex, complete with popcorn, cotton candy and fair games for the kids.
Dallas fire officials say an electrical short in Big Tex's wiring caused the fiery demise of the towering cowboy who had been an icon of the State Fair of Texas for 60 years.
Despite two mishaps on Friday, crowds packed the State Fair of Texas during its last weekend.
One of the State Fair of Texas' tallest rides has stranded about two dozen riders in the air.
Big Tex the icon of the State Fair of Texas burned Friday morning and witnesses grabbed their phones to get video of it. (WARNING: Explicit Language)