Texas State Fair reveals over-the-top food finalists

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Check out the outrageous finalists for Big Tex 2018

The final countdown to who will win one of the most coveted titles in all of Texas begins.

Ten finalists will be competing for the titles of "Best Taste - Sweet", "Best Taste - Savory", and "Most Creative" in the Big Tex Choice Awards competition.

Sweet Finalists
  • Arroz con Leche
  • Cotton Candy Taco
  • Fernie's Orange You Glad We Fried It?!
  • State Fair Fun-L Cake Ice Cream
  • Sweet Bakin' Bacon

Savory Finalists
  • Deep Fried Shepherd's Pie
  • Deep Fried Skillet Potato Melt in a Boat
  • Fernie's Hoppin' John Cake with Jackpot Sauce
  • Texas Fried Hill Country
  • Texas Twang-kie


The big event is coming up on Sunday, Aug. 26 in the historic Tower Building at Fair Park in Dallas.

You can buy your tickets here.
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