Friday 10.16 —Sunday 10.18


This is your final weekend to enjoy the State Fair of Texas

The State Fair of Texas ends its 2015 run Sunday, which means this weekend is your last chance to fill up on the latest Fair fried delicacies. Gates open each day at 7 a.m., and fair buildings and exhibits are opem 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Sunday. The Midway is open 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Friday, and 10 a.m.-11 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. General admission tickets are $18.

Fair Park
3921 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.

Saturday 10.10


Play dress-up with Alyssa Edwards at Gaybingo

It’s the Halloween version of Gaybingo, with RuPaul’s Drag Race alumni Alyssa Edwards leading “The Prancing Dead.” So sashay your way on down to The Strip for a chance to win your share of $2,500 in cash and prizes.-*

The Rose Room inside Station 4
3911 Cedar Springs Road
5 p.m. doors, 6 p.m. play

Sunday 10.19


Learn how to live meat-free at the Texas Veggie Fair

If just eating a meat-free diet isn’t enough for you, then head to Reverchon park for Texas Veggie Fair on Sunday, a free event celebrating plant-based lifestyle options of every kind, from food to clothing and more.

Reverchon Park
3505 Maple Ave.
11 a.m.–6 p.m.

This article appeared in the Dallas Voice print edition October 16, 2015.