State Fair of Texas
Sept 30-Oct 23, 2016
This Years Deep Fried Treats!
Sure, the rides and attractions are fun but everyone knows the best part of the State Fair is the food. Every year vendors compete to
come up with new and exciting foods to try, this year is no exception with some delicious options ready to satisfy your taste buds.
(Winner: Best Taste)
For the first time in Big Tex
Choice Awards history, America’s
given a State Fair of Texas twist! A
classic cherry-flavored Jell-O in a
panko-crusted breading, flash-fried
to perfection, and then dusted with
powdered sugar. Prepared with a
tasty topping of whipped cream and
a cherry garnish.
(Winner: Most Creative)
State Fair Cookie Fries
A unique play on America’s favorite
savory side dish. The cookie fry may
look like it needs ketchup, but don’t
be fooled by the classic crinkle-cut
appearance. Offered in traditional
cookie flavors like chocolate chip
or sprinkles, these sweet treats
are served with your choice of the
accompanying strawberry or milk
Big Tex Choice Awards Finalists:
Caribbean Pineapple Korn-a-Copia
Marinated grilled chicken and shrimp
are served over a bed of yellow
Caribbean fried rice and topped with
a tropical salsa and pineapple rum
glaze. Served in a pineapple half
Deep Fried Bacon Burger Dog
Slider on a Stick
A miniature, handmade seasoned
ground beef patty is stuffed with
shredded cheddar cheese, bacon,
and an all-beef hot dog on a
Hawaiian roll. It is then placed on a
skewer topped with a pickle, dipped
in a tempura batter and deep fried to
perfection. Every Bacon Burger Dog
is served on a bed of shoe string fries
with ranch dipping sauce.
A “FUNYUN,” the traditional crunchy
snack, is stuffed with pulled pork,
pepper jack cheese, pineapple slices
and bacon. It is then dipped in a
flavorful batter and deep fried. Each
order is served with a multilayered
sweet BBQ sauce.
Fernie’s Down Home Chicken Pot
Pie Pocket with Mac ‘n Cheese Dip
Savory cream sauce chock-full of
shredded roasted chicken breast,
tender diced white potatoes, sweet
carrots, peas, corn and a special
blend of herbs and spices, ladled
into fresh, flaky pastry dough and
then gently folded “hot pocket”
style. Served with a side of mac ‘n
Injectable Great Balls of BBQ
Smoke-crusted BBQ beef brisket is
hand shredded with bock BBQ sauce
and molded to form balls. The ball of
beef is then breaded with seasoned
bread crumbs and deep fried to a
crispy perfection. Served on top of
a bed of coleslaw, each order comes
with its own pipette of bock BBQ
sauce to be injected into the brisket
Southern Fried Chicken & Dumplins
Juicy shredded chicken is mixed with
bits of signature seasonings, dough
and a touch of gravy. This decadent
mixture is then rolled into balls,
coated with bread crumbs and deep
fried golden brown! Served with fried
“biscuit bites” and a side of gravy.
With free concerts daily the Chevy Main Stage is the perfect place to catch up on some new artists playing
during the week or one of the headliners performing on the weekends. Below is a list of the headliners, for the
full schedule visit the State Fair website www.bigtex.com
2016 Main Stage Acts
Friday, Sept. 30, 8:30 p.m.
BOBBY BONES & THE
Sunday, Oct. 9, 3:00 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 1, 2:00 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 10, 5:30 p.m.
CHRIS PEREZ PROJECT
Sunday, Oct. 2, 3:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 11, 11:30 a.m.
Sunday, Oct. 2, 5:30 p.m.
THE PETERSON BROTHERS
Friday, Oct. 14, 5:30 & 8:30 p.m.
PROPHETS & OUTLAWS
Friday, Oct. 7, 5:30 & 8:30 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 15, 8:30 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 8, 8:30 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 16, 3:00 & 5:30 p.m.
To find an Allegiance Title branch location
near you visit www.allegiancetitle.com
THE QUEBE SISTERS
Friday, Oct. 21, 5:30 & 8:30 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 22, 6:00 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 22, 8:30 p.m.
LA ENERGÍA NORTEÑA
Sunday, Oct. 23, 3:00 p.m.
2016 Main Stage Regional Acts*
Black Rhino Sound Production
Chris Watson Band
Miles Williams & Hammer Down
Soul Track Mind
Wesley Pruitt Band
Ron Lawrence & Sazerac Jazz
Jake Dexter & The Main Street Sound
Tyler Kinchen & The Right Pieces
Michael Hix & The Holla
Texas Music Project
Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Bluegrass Band
A Night of Inspiration & Gospel
Conjunto Diferentes de Zacatecas
*Check schedule for date/time of