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State Fair Of Texas Concert Lineup Announced!

State Fair Of Texas Concert Lineup Announced!

The State Fair of Texas will open up on Friday Sep. 27th and run thru Sun. Oct. 20th and this year’s concert lineup has just been released. For country fans, here’s who we can enjoy on the Chevy Main Stage – Sat. Oct. 12th Big & Rich along with Cowboy Troy.  They’ll perform after the…

Josh Abbott Band Added To Texas Summer Jam Lineup June 15th!

Josh Abbott Band Added To Texas Summer Jam Lineup June 15th!

The already strong Texas Summer Jam lineup got even better when the Josh Abbott Band was added today.  They’ll join headliners the Randy Rogers Band along with William Clark Green , Ray Johnston Band and others June 15th at the Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory! The concert is sponsored by Whataburger.  Tickets are available at…

Indy 500 Winner Simon Pagenaud Is Excited To Come To Texas Motor Speedway!

Indy 500 Winner Simon Pagenaud Is Excited To Come To Texas Motor Speedway!

Last Sunday’s Indy 500 had one of the most exciting finishes in a long time.  Simon Pagenaud passed Alexander Rossi on the next to last lap and went on to win his first Indy 500!  It capped a perfect month for Pagenaud who also won the Indy Grand Prix on May 11th.  Then he qualifed…

Three Big Texas Country Concerts This Weekend!

Three Big Texas Country Concerts This Weekend!

It’s another great weekend for live Texas Country across Dallas/Ft. Worth….. First, Friday Night(May 31) after the Texas Rangers game, Koe Wetzel will perform at Globe Life Park. Ticket info here: https://www.mlb.com/rangers/tickets Then Sat. Night, Tracy Byrd will perform at Billy Bob’s Texas on his 25th Anniversary Tour! He’ll also be recording the concert for…

Looking For Live Country Concerts Memorial Day Weekend?

Looking For Live Country Concerts Memorial Day Weekend?

Luke Bryan performs tonight(Thursday) and Blake Shelton is on stage tomorrow(Friday) to open his new “Doghouse at Ole Red Tishomingo.”   Those aren’t the only big names performing this weekend because Saturday Night there are also three big concerts to pick from….. Gary Allan at Billy Bob’s Texas – The “Surfin’ Cowboy” always packs the World’s…

What Makes The Indy Car Race At Texas Motor Speedway Special?

What Makes The Indy Car Race At Texas Motor Speedway Special?

Saturday Night June 8th the NTT Data Indy Car Series returns to Texas Motor Speedway for the DXC Technology 600.  I talk to NASCAR Fans all the time who’ve never checked out the Indy Race at TMS.  I’ve gotta admit in a lot of ways I was like that until I saw my first Indy…

There’s A New Baby Hippo Born Tuesday At The Dallas Zoo!

There’s A New Baby Hippo Born Tuesday At The Dallas Zoo!

It’s a story with a happy ending as Boipelo, the 12 year old female Nile hippopotamus, gave birth to a calf Tuesday night after eight months of gestation and seven hours of labor.  The new baby hippo hasn’t been named and the gender hasn’t been revealed. You may remember the male hippo at the Dallas…

Dirk Honored By Gov. Abbott and Texas House and Senate!

Dirk Honored By Gov. Abbott and Texas House and Senate!

Dirk Nowitzki was in Austin today(Tuesday) to be honored by Gov. Greg Abbott and the Texas House and Senate.  It was Dirk’s first trip to Austin and Gov. Abbott called Dirk “The greatest player in the history of the Dallas Mavericks and one of the greatest players in NBA history.”  Dirk was also honored with…

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