State Fair of Texas | Midway



The State Fair Midway features more than 70 rides including the Thrillway, the Kidway, the iconic 212-ft. Texas Star® Ferris wheel, the 500-ft. Top o’ Texas Tower, and the 1914 Dentzel Carousel – not to mention enough Midway games to keep you entertained for hours!

A few things to know before you head to the State Fair of Texas Midway:

  • State Fair Food & Ride Coupons are used to pay for Midway rides. Coupons are $.50 each and may be purchased at coupon booths located throughout the fairgrounds. The average ride is 10 to 12 coupons. Food & Ride Coupons can be purchased online in advance, just allow seven days for delivery.
  • The Kidway area of the Midway caters to young fairgoers, featuring rides suitable for children two years of age and older.
  • In order to play games at the State Fair of Texas, you must purchase a Big Tex Game Card. These cards can be purchased at booths and kiosks adjacent to the gaming areas.
  • While visiting the Midway, don’t forget to stop by the Errol McKoy Greenhouse on the Midway and enjoy music, family-friendly activities, and the Big Tex Urban Farms.




Information Courtesy of Big Tex 

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