There are a few things that all Dallasites eagerly wait for every year, one of them being the biggest state fair in the state, the State Fair of Texas. Each year the fair brings incredible attractions, food, rides, shows, and more to the big city and almost everyone heads on over to enjoy a night out there. The most famous icon from the State Fair is their 55-foot-tall mascot, Big Tex, and you could be his voice.\nThat's right, Big Tex is in need of a new voice actor. This isn't any old voice acting gig, you'll get the chance to work at the State Fair of Texas as his voice throughout the entire event this fall and potentially through the future.\nIf you think you've got the big, booming, country voice the State Fair is looking for, you should definitely look into applying, it's easy!\nCheck out the job description and everything that would be required when voicing the giant mascot and get practicing creating your own proud cowboy voice.\nOnce you're ready, you will record yourself reading the provided scripts in your character voice and will send them in along with your application.\nView this post on Instagram This warmer weather has us reminiscing on #StateFairofTX & cold beer on Opening Day. 🤠 Cheers to #NationalBeerDay, comment your favorite #TexasBeer below! 🍻 #BigTex #Repost 📸: @communitybeerco A post shared by State Fair of Texas (@statefairoftx) on Apr 7, 2020 at 1:16pm PDT\nSome notable lines you'll be reading are "Howdy, folks! This is Big Tex. Welcome to the State Fair of Texas" and "What’s a cowboy got to do to get a funnel cake around here?"\nApplications are due by Wednesday, April 15, 2020, so there's no time to delay.\nView this post on Instagram No April Fool’s joke here. The State Fair of Texas really is looking for the next Voice of Big Tex. Do you think you have the perfect voice to fit our Texas-sized cowboy? We know, it’s a tall task, (55-foot tall to be exact,) but if you’re up for the challenge, head to the link in our bio for more information on the audition process and opportunity of a lifetime. First round auditions open today, and submissions will be accepted through April 15, 2020. A post shared by State Fair of Texas (@statefairoftx) on Apr 1, 2020 at 7:18am PDT\nBeing the voice of Big Tex is no easy task, you will be required to attend the State Fair of Texas in Dallas-Fort Worth every day from 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. from September 25 to October 18.\nThe job opened after 8 weeks ago, the State Fair announced with great sadness the passing of the voice of Big Tex, Mr. Robert Boykin. He is a talented legend to live up to!\nView this post on Instagram With great sadness in our hearts, the Fair is announcing the passing of the voice of Big Tex, Mr. Robert Boykin. Read more about this great man from the link in our bio. #BigTex A post shared by State Fair of Texas (@statefairoftx) on Feb 10, 2020 at 9:25am PST\nThe position is independently contracted and is annually reviewed based on job performance. However, they are looking to keep a voice actor for a long period of time.\nIf you think you've got what it takes, you can click here to give it a shot.\nGood luck, Texans!