Dallas: Fun day at the Texas State fair

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State Fair of Texas is one among the biggest State fairs in the country. And this October, it was the 130th year of this celebrated and much awaited event in Texas.

Bought the tickets from Walgreens to avoid the long lines at the fair. And after parking the car, we walked straight to the gate, got through the security line pretty quickly. But it was super-crowded, what else could we expect on the last day of the event. And no guesses for what we were looking forward to the most – the mouth-watering fried food.

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The first step before tasting the delicious food is to buy the coupons – as only with coupons one can buy food or get rides. But we didn’t realize that it will be such a time consuming activity and we were in lines for over 45 minutes before we finally got hold of some of this precious paper money.

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Windsor Smith 70th Birthday Bash @ Sydney Harbourlife Festival VIP Marquee

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It was a humid Saturday afternoon in late November, when Kent and I arrived the Sydney Harbourlife Festival and soon found our way to the VIP marquee, where the iconic Australian footwear brand Windsor Smith 70th anniversary party was held.

As it’s a music festival, I thought I would dress up with my boho maxi dress (as you do for music festival) and added a touch of rock ‘n’ roll with my leather jacket.
Kicking off the bash, we saw Australian TV host Carissa Walford, together with Windsor Smith 70th-anniversary campaign stars Kendal Schuler; Natalie Roser; Brooke Hogan and male models Sam Wines and Thomas Davenport, who gave us a very warm welcome (image below on the top left).

As the party went on, not only did we enjoy the designated VIP bar with special Windsor Smith titled cocktails; gourmet BBQ; a shady lounging area and the Sydney harbour view…

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