Country singer Coffey Anderson, who’s playing the State Fair of Texas beginning Friday, went viral this summer with a controversial video that had nothing to do with music — and everything to do with keeping black men and police safe.
Before you can partake in all the deep-fried deliciousness that is the State Fair of Texas, you have to get there, park, get your tickets and know what you want do. Here are a few of the highlights of the fair:
Shawn Colvin and Steve Earle cover the Nashville Teens hit Tobacco Road (written by John D. Loudermilk) during a Sept. 23, 2016, show at the Majestic Theatre in Dallas. (Star-Telegram video by Robert Philpot)
Colvin & Earle, Tobacco Road, Dallas
Colvin & Earle, Copperhead Road, Dallas
State Fair Treats opens in Plano
Texas Motor Speedway featured on Richard Rawlings' Fast 'N' Loud