The universally adored 55-foot-tall Cowboy returns to his usual spot at Fair Park Friday morning.
Big Tex will celebrate his 70th birthday this year. He is likewise brandishing another shirt and pants, thanks to the people at Dickies.
Every year, Big Tex gets a closet change. It takes Dickies groups around fourteen days to make the shirts.
The State Fair of Texas opens next Friday. It goes through Oct. 23.