If you have never been to the Texas State Fair, you are missing out. The State Fair is held in Dallas annually. It was started in 1886 and has been held almost every year since. The fair is filled with live music, food, activities, museums, games, fair rides, car shows, and so much more. It has a huge attendance with about 2.5 million people attending each year. Next time you are in Texas and the State Fair is in town, plan a trip and say hello to Big Tex.