10 Things To Do at the Texas State Fair – Part 2
10 Things To Do At The 2015 Texas State Fair
5. Grab a few pints in the beer garden
The Magnolia Beer Garden located in the courtyard of the historic Magnolia Lounge is a hidden gem of the grounds and a great place to relax and enjoy a a variety of pints of ice cold beer. A selection of local Texas, American Craft and International beers are available on tap. Get out of the sun for a bit and build up enough liquid courage to conquer that midway ride your nervous about getting on.
4. Drive one of the new 2016 Chevrolet vehicles
Chevrolet has setup a driving course on the grounds where you can test drive the all their 2016 vehicles. Test drive their 2016 Corvette and Camaro sports cars or test your driving skills over the rugged terrain course in a 2016 Silverado. We recommend you check this out before you hit the beer gardens!
3. Shop till you drop
The Texas State fairgrounds has 15 dedicated shopping locations dispersed around the park. Hundreds of vendors will be showcasing their art, cookware, apparel, tools and gadgets. Retailers and exhibitors are all offering up some sort of discount or promotion during the state fair so take advantage of the savings. Pro tip: make your purchases later in the day so you don’t have to carry bags around with you.
2. Check out the huge Auto Show
The 2015 Texas State Fair will hold host to the largest new car auto show in the southwest. In the market for a new car in the near future? This is the perfect opportunity to check out over 400 of the latest car, truck and SUV models from leading brands in a fun, family friendly setting. The auto show is split up into 3 buildings; Domestic brands, import brands and a truck zone. Sit in some of your favorite cars and take in the interactive entertainment booths.
1. Nightly Main Stage Musical Performances
Free nightly concerts on the Chevrolet main stage are included in the price of admission. The Texas State Fair 2015 mainstage concert lineup features a number of talented country, pop and rock musicians such as Craig Wayne Boyd, Lecrae, Lyfe Jennings and Emilio to name a few. All the main stage shows are included in the price of admission. View the Full 2015 Concert Lineup