ENCHANT: World’s largest Christmas light spectacular returns to Fair Park Dallas

ENCHANT: World’s largest Christmas light spectacular returns to Fair Park Dallas

U.S. EVENT LOCATIONS ANNOUNCED FOR 2022 SEASON TICKETS GO ON SALE SEPT. 15 Hallmark Channel Joins in Holiday Spirit Signing National Sponsorship of Popular Event Featuring 4 Million Lights in Unique Walk-Thru Maze  DALLAS – Aug. 18, 2022 — Enchant, the world’s largest holiday-themed light event, announced its slate of U.S. cities and venue locations set to […]

Tenth Annual Big Texas Beer Fest returns to Fair Park Dallas

Tenth Annual Big Texas Beer Fest returns to Fair Park Dallas

DALLAS, TX (March 3, 2022) The Big Texas Beer Fest returns to Dallas’ Fair Park Auto Building on March 26, 2022. The event was founded in 2012, and has raised almost $60,000 for the North Texas Food Bank since inception. Named as Dallas Observer’s best beer festival two years in a row, and Blitz Weekly’s […]

The Oddities and Curiosities Expo returns to Fair Park on March 26

The Oddities and Curiosities Expo returns to Fair Park on March 26

ENJOY A SHOWCASE OF ALL THINGS WEIRD DALLAS – The Oddities and Curiosities Expo, featuring over 150 local and national vendors, will visit Centennial Hall at Fair Park in Dallas on Saturday, March 26, from 10:00 am until 6:00 pm. The “one part horror convention, one part dark arts” expo show will feature vendors and […]

NERF Challenge Play Experience coming to Fair Park Dallas this summer

NERF Challenge Play Experience coming to Fair Park Dallas this summer

Kilburn Live and Hasbro team up to bring NERF Challenge to Dallas for the Ultimate Adrenaline-Pumping Active Play Experience at Centennial Hall   DALLAS, TX – April 20, 2021 – Today, Kilburn Live, a global live entertainment company, and HASBRO, Inc., a global play and entertainment company, announced they are bringing their groundbreaking, live entertainment experience […]

Fair Park seeks partner to study parking, traffic at Fair Park

Fair Park seeks partner to study parking, traffic at Fair Park

DALLAS – April 9, 2021 — Fair Park First, the non-profit manager of Fair Park, is searching for a qualified professional consultant or firm to conduct a parking and traffic study on and around the historic 277-acre campus. This study aims to ensure that access to Fair Park is maintained without overwhelming the surrounding neighborhoods […]

Volunteers requested for Fair Park Volunteer Day Sept. 12

Volunteers requested for Fair Park Volunteer Day Sept. 12

DALLAS – Fair Park First and Spectra, the public-private partnership charged with managing Fair Park, is hosting Fair Park Volunteer Day on Saturday, September 12 from 8 a.m. until noon at Fair Park. People interested in participating in this family-friendly volunteer opportunity can sign up online at www.fairpark.org/volunteer. A lot goes into maintaining and enhancing […]

State Fair of Texas announces revised 2020 Livestock Market Show Schedule

State Fair of Texas announces revised 2020 Livestock Market Show Schedule

DALLAS, TX (July 21, 2020) With agriculture as one of the foundational pillars of its organization, the State Fair of Texas proudly announced a preliminary revised 2020 livestock market show schedule. Although the 2020 State Fair of Texas is canceled due to the current landscape related to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Fair is committed to […]

Mobile learning lab brings free Wi-Fi and summer programming to Fair Park Dallas

DJuly 14, 2020 (DALLAS) – The Dallas Innovation Alliance recently partnered with the Dallas Independent School District, Fair Park First, and Spectra to launch its Mobile Learning Lab at Fair Park. The Mobile Learning Lab is a converted school bus that provides various summer programs and a footprint of 200-300 feet of free Wi-Fi coverage. […]

Dallas awarded $50,000 to preserve African American civil rights history

Dallas awarded $50,000 to preserve African American civil rights history

(DALLAS, TX — May 28, 2020) The City of Dallas Office of Arts and Culture received a $50,000 grant from the National Park Service (NPS) to research and interpret the historic legacy of the Hall of Negro Life from the 1936 Texas Centennial Celebration. The Working Group on Confederate Monuments recommended that untold histories surrounding […]

19th Annual Mardi Gras Texas Style! returns to Fair Park

19th Annual Mardi Gras Texas Style! returns to Fair Park

All-Day, Rain or Shine Music Festival includes performances from Josh Abbott Band, Aaron Watson, Flatland Cavalry, Shane Smith & The Saints, Roger Creager and more! GENERAL ADMISSION TICKETS AND VIP PACKAGES AVAILABLE NOW DALLAS – The 19th Annual Mardi Gras Texas Style! Music Festival returns to the Automobile Building inside of historic Fair Park on […]