The Fairs, Festivals, & Carnivals Podcast
About This Show
Welcome to The Fairs, Festivals, & Carnivals Podcast! Award winning Concessionaire and Fry Queen of Texas Christi Erpillo and her family have been frying Fernie’s Famous Funnel Cakes at the State Fair for 49 years, and now she wants to give you the inside scoop on all things Fair Food! Join us as we take a look inside some of the Fair’s biggest vendors to find out what makes the State Fair of Texas the best 24 days of the year! From fried foods to funnel cakes, this is The Fairs, Festivals, & Carnivals Podcast, with your host, Christi Erpillo!
Most Recent Episode
Episode 4: Looking Back, Giving Thanks, & Wrapping Up
Nov 24, 2017
Christie joins Zach and Matt in studio for a recap episode looking back on the 2017 State Fair of Texas. The gang has a candid chat with Senior VP of Food, Beverage, & Retail C.D. Risinger about managing the Fair during a near record-breaking year (and his brief involvement in the invention of the Lemon Chill) before waxing nostalgic with fellow Queen of the State Fair (and Christie's sister) Johnna McKee about what it's been like growing up with the next year's Fair always on the horizon.
Episodes of This Show
Oct 20, 2017
Oct 13, 2017