STORIES

Rubber Chicken Throwing Contest
Aug 17, 2019 | 4 min

Who can throw these hens the furthest? We find out at the 2019 Rubber Chicken Throwing Contest.

Chess Tournament
Aug 17, 2019 | 4 min

An annual tradition at the Iowa State Fair. We meet some of the competitors at the Chess Tournament.

Kids Joke Telling Contest
Aug 17, 2019 | 4 min

Meet some future comedians at the 2019 Kids Joke Telling Contest.

Snakes Alive!
Aug 16, 2019 | 4 min

Take a look in on some of the slithering reptiles at Snakes Alive.

Fly Tying Competition
Aug 16, 2019 | 4 min

Shining Stars
Aug 16, 2019 | 4 min

Meet some of the competitors at the Shining Star Competition.

Bubblegum Blowing Contest
Aug 16, 2019 | 4 min

Who can blow the biggest bubble at the 2019 Iowa State Fair Bubblegum Blowing Contest?

4H Grand Champion Steer
Aug 16, 2019 | 4 min

Delaney Howell check in on the 4H Grand Champion Steer Contest.

Riding the Rides
Aug 16, 2019 | 4 min

Visit the Midway and check out some of the 2019 Iowa State Fair rides.

Fair Flashback with Dean Borg
Aug 16, 2019 | 3 min

Dean Borg visits the Iowa State Fair Museum to learn about some interesting historical anecdotes about past fairs.