Texas State Fair Hotel
Visit Dallas and be part of the annual State Fair of Texas event that takes place place in Fair Park in September and October. The State Fair of Texas® features football games, concerts, livestock and auto shows, and innovative fried foods. Gates open on Friday, September 28, 2012, at 10 a.m. and the Exhibit buildings open at 10 a.m. daily and close at 9 p.m. Sundays - Thursdays.
New this year, The Chinese Lantern Festival will transform the lagoon at Fair Park into a dreamscape of illuminated art portraying animals, buildings, and stories. Illumination Sensation offers lights, music, dancing waters and pyrotechnics along the 700-ft. Esplanade reflecting pool nightly at 8 p.m. Also, don't miss out on the daily mobile tours that offer games, giveaways, technology and fun! The sponsored, mobile displays are located throughout the grounds and are free with Fair admission.
Fair Park is located in downtown Dallas, approximately 16 miles from The Westin Galleria Dallas. Please visit the concierge for directions downtown. Parking at the fair is $15 per space in lots operated by the State Fair of Texas. Valet parking is offered Saturdays and Sundays for $30.