One thing we love about the season of the State Fair of Texas is all the fun building up to opening day. Outside of the recent Big Tex Choice Awards where locals submitted their food to be crowned the “Best In Texas”, the fair also hosts the Big Tex Boot Design Contest! This year, artists […]

Officials have announced the finalists for the 14th annual Big Tex Choice Awards.  The contest is split into two categories savory and sweet! The ten finalists were announced this morning and all I know is I’m getting hungry looking at these pics! Click here to see the full list: Follow The Beat On Twitter:  Sign […]

An electrical fire caused THE staple of the STATE FAIR OF TEXAS, BIG TEX, to go up in flames in a matter of minutes. Big Tex was celebrating his 60th Birthday day this year. No word on how long it will take to re-do BIG TEX, but officials have sealed off the area around BIG […]