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10 Reasons to Visit the State Fair of Texas

No. 1 Texas Star

Texas Star Ferris wheel

Celebrating the big 3-0! A Dallas skyline icon and the largest Ferris wheel in the Lone Star State, the Texas Star turns 30 this year!

One of the centerpieces of the State Fair Midway, the Texas Star is a fan favorite. For the last 30 years fairgoers have made a ride on the Texas Star part of their family traditions. Whether you are enjoying the birds-eye view of the Fair and downtown Dallas or taking some amazing photos, all fairgoers love the Texas Star.

While the Star is iconic during the day, there’s something magical about the wheel at night. It lights up the sky and can be seen for miles. It is the beacon that tells Texas the Fair is open and to join in the celebration.

This fall, take a spin on the wheel and help celebrate 30 amazing years of the Texas Star at the Fair.

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