State Fair Contest Information
Click here for this year's competition handbook. Includes all of the details regarding contests and deadlines.
State Fair Cookbooks
Winning recipes from last year's State Fair of Texas competitions can be found in the 2013 State Fair Cookbook, available now. To order the book, please send a $30 check or money order (includes postage + handling), made payable to the State Fair of Texas, 2013 Cookbook, P.O. Box 150009. Dallas, TX 75315.
Books are also available in person at the Creative Arts Building (Monday-Friday). Please call 214-421-8745 in advance for daily operating hours and book availability. Check, cash, or money order accepted only. $25 purchase price.
Cookbooks may be purchased inside Creative Arts during the Fair for $25, but are often sold out by the second week of the Fair. At fairtime, books may be purchased with cash, check, Master Card, Visa, Discover, Diners Card or American Express.
The building sits on Adm. Nimitz Drive, with the Cotton Bowl on its 'back doorstep.' Ribbon winners of all kinds and categories are artfully displayed in their 17,000-square foot home.
State Fair of Texas
Creative Arts Department
P.O. Box 150009
Dallas, Texas 75315
For additional information, e-mail Mary Jo Capps at email@example.com