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Address: 3750 Midway Plaza, Dallas, TX 75210
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Stadium located at Dallas' Fair Park.

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Heart of Dallas Bowl

Great on site facilities. Army tailgate was well staffed & food was great. Stadium is a bit dated on concessions but it's an historic gift to football. The complex is great... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 28 December 2016
34TallCool1
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Winfield, West Virginia
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West Point, New York
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67 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

I attended Dallas Cowboy games here as a teenager, 5 years straight 68-73 University of Texas Cotton Bowl 1 January games - two for national championships, Oklahoma-Texas Shootouts and Yesterday (27 December 2016) Army-North Texas State University Heart of Dallas Bowl. My adult sons and I loved it. Still the best footlong corny dogs on earth! Beer selection has improved... More 

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Winfield, West Virginia
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189 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Great on site facilities. Army tailgate was well staffed & food was great. Stadium is a bit dated on concessions but it's an historic gift to football. The complex is great & traffic was not bad. Easy to Uber here & there in Dallas.

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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190 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

The game was fantastic. The staff at the game, the gate, event staff were really nice and polite. This was my first trip to the Cotton Bowl and I do plan on returning.

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Austin, Texas
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42 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

The Cotton Bowl / Fair Park complex is as big as Dallas... It is a great place to go to any event. The Red River Rivalry between UT & OU is always fun. The State Fair is as iconic Dalas Texas as you can get...

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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315 reviews
138 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

This venue, OU Vs TX, is always a fun event ..... win, loose or draw! Enjoy the state fair while you are there. Pre-game at the Old Mill Inn for brats and beer! The stands are evenly split between Red and Burnt Orange with the winning team having bragging rights for a whole year. They have tried to upgrade the... More 

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Vancouver, Washington
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355 reviews
146 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Historical venue. Signage is good. Easy to get to via train. Lots of snack bars. On the negative side is the seating. It is hard. The seating is too close and you bump your knees against the bleacher in front of you. The bleachers are very narrow and extremely uncomfortable. Check list of prohibited items before you go: not sure... More 

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Hiawatha, Iowa
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20 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

Worth seeing if you are a football fan. Lots of history and displays. Recommended for older kids and adults, the younger kids wouldn't stay interested.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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99 reviews
45 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

The Cotton Bowl is a tradition. I feel it has seen its better days. It still a fine venue for a football game or outdoor concert.

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Otago Region, New Zealand
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167 reviews
50 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

While in Dallas we visited the site. Driving around the buildings looks good and old. Nice work on the wall paintings. Only downside was all the frames standing around that is us d for some market?? The field looks good.

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Milan, Italy
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189 reviews
58 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

I went to a soccer friendly and I was accustomed to my seat being reserved at American venues but I ended up getting yelled at by the dudes on our seats and security did absolutely nothing to help me, they told me to go seat somewhere else although when the tickets were sold I paid an additional $30 dollars for... More 

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