Full Episodes

Fair 2018 | Saturday, August 18

Fair 2018 | Saturday, August 18

Aug 18, 2018 | 60 min

Mutton Bustin’, Iowa History 101 Mobile Museum, Fair Booth, Tractor Display, Kids Joke Telling Contest, Clydesdales, Percherons & Draft Ponies, Food contest—Innovative Chocolate, Fair Flashback–Themes of the Past, Harmonica Contest, Blue Ribbon Bricks, Big Wheel Races, 4-H & FFA Sale of Champions

Fair 2018 | Friday, August 17

Fair 2018 | Friday, August 17

Aug 17, 2018 | 53 min

Iowa Public Television has brought Iowa State Fair highlights statewide for 48 years, and is once again broadcasting extensive coverage of the Iowa State Fair in 2018.

Fair 2018 | Thursday, August 16

Fair 2018 | Thursday, August 16

Aug 16, 2018 | 58 min

Auctioneers' Contest, 4-H Swine,Art Access, Fair Flashback–Gone But Not Forgotten, Farm to Fair Meal, Water Globe Veterans Parade, Ice Carving,Food Department’s New Leader, The Nadas 25th Anniversary Fitness on the Hill—Drumsticks, Egg Rolling Contest

Fair 2018 | Wednesday, August 15

Fair 2018 | Wednesday, August 15

Aug 15, 2018 | 57 min

Big Pumpkin Contest, Fiddlers’ Championship, Quilts, Little Hands on the Farm, Chatting at the Grill, Queen Contest & Interview, 4-H Sisters, Governor’s Charity Steer Show, Fair Flashback–Fair Fashion, Food Contest–Frosted Sugar Cookie, Butter Cow

Fair 2018 | Tuesday, August 14

Fair 2018 | Tuesday, August 14

Aug 14, 2018 | 58 min

Sheep Shearing Contest, Vet Camp, Cowgirl Queen Contest, Fair Flashback–Grandstand Entertainment, Potter Profile, Big Animals, Food contest–Cinnamon Roll Contest, FFA Parade of Champions, Red Trouser Show, FFA Urban Kids, Cowboy Mounted Shooting Contest

Fair 2018 | Nightly Live Stream

Fair 2018

Aug 13, 2018 | 57 min

 

Fair 2018 (Monday, August 13)

Fair 2018 | Monday, August 13

Aug 13, 2018 | 59 min

State Fair Parade, New Fair Foods, FFA Sheep, Photo Salon, Mountain Man Skills Demo, Twins, Triplets & More Contest, Concrete Pigs, Grape Stomping, Dollhouses & Miniatures, Fair Flashback—Fairgrounds Map, Food Contest–Canned Vegetables, Chainsaw Carver, Tall Corn Contest

Iowa State Fair Parade 2018

Iowa State Fair Parade 2018

Aug 8, 2018 | 1 hr 44 min

This year’s coverage begins with a live broadcast of the 2018 Iowa State Fair Parade.

Fair 2017 (Saturday, August 19)

Fair 2017 (Saturday, August 19)

Aug 19, 2017 | 58 min

Mutton Bustin', Cow Chip Throwing Contest, Balloon Masters with Dan Wardell, Truck and Tractor Pull pt. 2, Quiche Me in the Morning Contest, 4-H and FFA Dairy Goats, Kid Joke Telling Contest, A History of Camping at the Fairgrounds, Husband Calling Contest, Budweiser Clydesdales, Whistling Contest, 4-H and FFA Sale of Champions, As If You Were There, Bloopers and more.

Fair 2017 (Friday, August 18)

Fair 2017 (Friday, August 18)

Aug 18, 2017 | 57 min

Auctioneer Contest, Most Unusual Vegetable Contest, Playground with Dan Wardell, Miniature, Belgian, and Shire Horses, Fair Food with Dean Borg, 4-H Grand Champion Steer, Rubber Chicken Throwing, A Day with the Queen, Tractor and Truck Pull, Horseshoes, 4-H Llamas, Food Contest for Beginners, Stock Dog Trials, As If You Were There and more.