These three magic words taunt you. They challenge you to come up and win a prize―all the while making it sound easy. For some it is. For others, a tiny stuffed duck might cost 50 bucks if your tossing arm doesn’t cooperate. Still, the Midway is all bright lights and laughter; this is where the action happens.
“We’ve had babies born here on the Midway―anyone born on the Midway gets a lifetime pass,” says Errol McKoy, president of the State Fair of Texas. “People have gotten married on the Texas Star. No telling how many people have met their significant others out here.”