STORIES

Super Special Corn Creations
Aug 17, 2018 | 5 min

Travis Graven stops by the Food Center to meet the winners of the Super Special Corn Creation Competition.

Beard Growing Contest
Aug 17, 2018 | 5 min

Who has the best beard at the fair? Judges at Pioneer Hall decide.

As If You Were There: Ralph H. Deets Historical Museum
Aug 17, 2018 | 2 min

Take a stroll through the Ralph H. Deets Historical Museum at the Iowa State Fairgrounds.

Animals After Dark
Aug 17, 2018 | 4 min

Get up close and personal with the Fair’s newest and cutest baby animals.

Outhouse Races
Aug 17, 2018 | 4 min

Meet some of the competitors of the 2018 Iowa State Fair Outhouse Races.

What is the Sale of Champions?
Aug 17, 2018 | 5 min

Learn what the Sale of Champions is and what it means to the students who compete.

Rubber Chicken Throwing Competition
Aug 17, 2018 | 5 min

Fair goers compete to see who can fling the furthest flung fowl.

Micro Mini Tractor Pulls
Aug 17, 2018 | 5 min

It's just like the big tractor pulls...but on a smaller scale.

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.

Veteran's Parade
Aug 16, 2018 | 5 min

We honor our veterans each year with a parade through the fairgrounds.