If the “Made in the USA” stamp is hard to find, products made in Texas may seem even more elusive. Never fear, brave travelers! Numerous events across the state offer the Lone Star faithful a place to find their calling, celebrating the state’s creations from fine art to home cooking.
Shake up your routine in 2013 with festival picks ranging from the Chicken Fried Steak Festival in Lamesa to Shamrock's St. Patrick's Day Celebration. Here, the zany Austin Bike Zoo rolls through the Chihuahuan Desert Bike Fest with kinetic creations that include butterflies and an 80-foot rattlesnake.