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Hello October ... it's Fall Y'all!

Hello October! Fall is in the air (somewhere - not quite in Texas yet) ... enjoy the month of pumpkins, hayrides, ghosts & goblins!

October Events and Festivals in Texas

Looking for October Texas fun? There is something for everyone across the Lone Star State this month, click here to find fall fun in Texas.

10 Not-to-be-Missed Pumpkin Patches in Texas

Who doesn't love a good pumpkin patch? It is the perfect family outing for getting the prized pumpkin perfect for jack-o-latern carving.  Texas has some pretty incredible pumpkin patches and we want to share some that are not to be missed, click here for the best in Texas.


Now that you have picked the perfect pumpkin, time to carve!
  1. With a serrated knife, cut off the crown.
  2. Using a large serving spoon, scoop out the seeds and discard.
  3. With a marker pen, draw a simple outline of a face on the pumpkin
  4. Pop a tea light inside the pumpkin, light it and replace the crown.

LOOKING for inspiration? Click here for ideas to create your dream jack-o-lantern!

Happy Fall Y'all!

State Fair of Texas 2019 Gets Underway - Sept 27 to Oct 20!

It is the biggest Friday in Texas y'all - the State Fair of Texas opens TODAY! Enjoy all the food, fun, and festivities from Sept 27 - Oct 20th in Dallas.


Opening Day is also Military Appreciation Day! ALL active military, retired military, and veterans receive FREE admission, when they present valid documentation of military service at the gate. Spouses of service men and women with a valid Military Spouse ID and accompanying children under the age of 18 also receive FREE admission.


The State Fair of Texas is a month of family fun, don't miss this Texas Tradition:

With so much to see & do, why not go say HOWDY to Big Tex y'all!


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