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Fair Park

1300 Robert B Cullum Blvd, Dallas, TX 75210-2364
+1 214-670-8400
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Spectacular and spacious

Although it was cold and everything was closed we were able to explore the vast variety of... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2018
fentumew
,
Union City, California
via mobile
Fun, Fun, Fun!

It's only once a year, but a must see. From the different foods and snacks (and some are very... read more

Reviewed 26 December 2017
alcS5877UW
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DALLAS, United States
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Large urban park with museums, flea markets and events. Covers over 227 acres.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fried food” (30 reviews)
“corn dogs” (26 reviews)
LOCATION
1300 Robert B Cullum Blvd, Dallas, TX 75210-2364
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+1 214-670-8400
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"state fair of texas"
in 57 reviews
"fried food"
in 30 reviews
"corn dogs"
in 26 reviews
"car show"
in 18 reviews
"funnel cake"
in 18 reviews
"ferris wheel"
in 17 reviews
"texas star"
in 13 reviews
"great state"
in 12 reviews
"the art deco buildings"
in 10 reviews
"pig races"
in 9 reviews
"fair grounds"
in 12 reviews
"midway games"
in 7 reviews
"dr pepper"
in 5 reviews
"butterfly exhibit"
in 6 reviews
"music hall"
in 11 reviews
"children's aquarium"
in 6 reviews
"wine tasting"
in 5 reviews
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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Although it was cold and everything was closed we were able to explore the vast variety of exhibits, Stadium and recreation activities. The buildings are elegant and with space to enjoy.

Thank fentumew
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Reviewed 26 December 2017

It's only once a year, but a must see. From the different foods and snacks (and some are very creative), the livestock shows and animal exhibits, automobile building exhibiting almost every car on the market, carnival games and big-experience rides, and the cultural exhibits, this...More

Thank alcS5877UW
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Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Me and my two teenage kids visited here a few months ago, there are several different museums here , natural history museum,African​ American museum, butterfly garden, etc..free parking and several close restaurants, beautiful picnic area and always activities going on.... highly recommend!!

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Reviewed 26 November 2017

The state fair was put on our itinerary as soon as we booked our Texas road trip. It's a "must see" if you happen to be in the area while the fair is on.You need to allow a full day to see everything. We were...More

Thank jgalwaysonholiday
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Reviewed 17 November 2017

We walk around the park for the Texas-ou weekend. The fair is very crowded. Get your food and drink tickets over the internet. The lines are incredibly long. I like the new car and truck shows which is also a place to get out of...More

Thank Andrew S
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Reviewed 13 November 2017

Super different food items that are very tasty. The service is quite good. A nice place to eat for sure.

Thank Tim G
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

We attended the Texas State Fair in Sept and it is always crowded but there are friendly people there, no issues. They have lots of police visible which makes you feel secure. Variety of things to do and see even off season. Great super butterfly...More

Thank Patti J
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Reviewed 31 October 2017

If you've never been to the State Fair, it's worth at least a once-in-a-lifetime trip. Be sure to get your tickets elsewhere (DART runs a great discount with a day travel pass, as well as other outside vendors for weekday entrance discounts). Look ahead of...More

Thank Holly N
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

This was my second time at the fair and it did not disappoint. It was a beautiful day, we paid only $6/person because we had empty Dr. Pepper soda cans, the park was not crowded - we walked, ate, visited exhibits ... it was all...More

Thank AMG3235
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

so this place is only open for one month a year . we went there the whole family and it was alot of fun/ they have all these realy crazy foods like "fried butter" but also the most famous "corn dog" with you must try....More

Thank Arik F
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rebcoba
23 February 2017|
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Response from Gary B | Reviewed this property |
Well, it's open year-round. But the state fair runs typically in September for about three weeks. The fair cost about 20 bucks for adults and 15 for kids. The attractions that are open year-round are like the aquarium in and... More
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cattlecrazy50
31 January 2017|
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Response from Dorkin | Reviewed this property |
There are certain attractions located with Fair Park that are open year round including a building that houses butterflies and the Music Hall, which offers Broadway and other shows. The big event, which takes over the... More
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Janey G
1 September 2016|
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Response from ShariH662 | Reviewed this property |
It starts end of September with "The State Fair of Texas". A yearly event.
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