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Monday, Oct 5, 2015 at 07:32 PM CDT

Kids Run Wild in Pee Wee Stampede

Kids Run Wild in Pee Wee Stampede

Kids ages 3 to 6 took center stage at the State Fair of Texas pee wee stampede. The cowboys and cowgirls competed in four events, including barrel racing and bull riding.

Sunday, Oct 4, 2015 at 11:59 PM CDT

Corny Dog Legacy

Corny Dog Legacy

NBC 5's Amanda Guerra takes a look at the history of Fletcher's Corny Dogs and its historic ties to the State Fair of Texas.

Friday, Oct 2, 2015 at 05:44 PM CDT

Illumination Sensation Lights Up Night Sky at Fair

Illumination Sensation Lights Up Night Sky at Fair

One of the popular attractions at the State Fair of Texas is the Illumination Sensation lights and fireworks show at 8 p.m. each night.

Friday, Oct 2, 2015 at 05:21 PM CDT

360 Ears of State Fair Corn Sold Each Day

360 Ears of State Fair Corn Sold Each Day

Corn on the cob is a staple at the State Fair of Texas, vendors tell us they sell 360 ears of corn a day during the fair.

Friday, Oct 2, 2015 at 06:39 PM CDT

Brian James Hangs Out With KISS FM's Cruz

Brian James Hangs Out With KISS FM's Cruz

NBC 5 Meteorologist Brian James visits with KISS FM's Cruz and talks about how you can save $5 on admission at the State Fair of Texas on Friday.

Friday, Oct 2, 2015 at 12:48 PM CDT

State Fair Tree Walker

State Fair Tree Walker

Visitors of the State Fair of Texas were treated to an unexpected surprise.

Thursday, Oct 1, 2015 at 11:50 AM CDT

James Barrera Talks State Fair Food

James Barrera Talks State Fair Food

Two-time Big Tex Choice Award finalist James Barrera joins NBC 5 live from the State Fair of Texas to talk about this year's food options.

Wednesday, Sep 30, 2015 at 06:35 PM CDT

Siblings From Santo Win State Fair Livestock Competition

Siblings From Santo Win State Fair Livestock Competition

A brother and sister took home the top two winning titles in the goat competition at the State Fair of Texas. They plan to use their prize money for college.

Wednesday, Sep 30, 2015 at 05:44 PM CDT

Trucks Park for Free at the State Fair of Texas

Trucks Park for Free at the State Fair of Texas

If you drive a truck you can go to the State Fair of Texas and park for free in a parking lot sponsored by Nissan at the corner of Second Avenue and Ash Lane. Then get a sneak peek of the new 2016 Nissan...

Wednesday, Sep 30, 2015 at 05:23 PM CDT

NBC 5 Sponsors Fair Deal Food Drive

NBC 5 Sponsors Fair Deal Food Drive

NBC 5 and Kroger are proud sponsors of the "It's a Fair Deal Food Drive." Every Wednesday during the fair bring four cans of food to donate to the North Texas Food Bank and receive $4 admission.

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