STORIES

Weed Identification Contest
Aug 13, 2019 | 4 min

Overview of the annual Iowa State Fair Weed Identification Contest.

Fair Flashback with Dean Borg
Aug 13, 2019 | 3 min

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

FFA Parade of Champions
Aug 13, 2019 | 6 min

Delaney Howell takes a look at the 2019 Iowa State Fair Parade of Champions.

Rock-It the Robot
Aug 13, 2019 | 4 min

Meet an interesting character wandering the Grand Concourse at the 2019 Iowa State Fair.

Big Animals
Aug 13, 2019 | 5 min

We watch the scales tip at the 2019 Iowa State Fair Big Animals Contest.

Walnut Center Artists
Aug 13, 2019 | 4 min

We visit the walnut center to meet the talented artists at the 2019 Iowa State Fair.

Best Banana Bread
Aug 13, 2019 | 4 min

Travis Graven visits the Elwell Family Food Center to sample some of the best banana breads at the 2019 Iowa State Fair.

Monster Arm Wrestling
Aug 13, 2019 | 4 min

Each year fairgoers gather to compete in this contest of strength.

Fair 2019 | Tuesday, August 13
Aug 13, 2019 | 52 min

Monster Arm Wrestling, Butter Cow, Cowgirl Queen Contest, Fair Flashback, Weed Identification Contest, Big Animals, Bacon Buddies, Walnut Center Artists, FFA Parade of Champions, Food Contest — Best Banana Bread, Rock-It The Robot, As If You Were There … At the Fair

Ugliest Cake Competition
Aug 12, 2019 | 4 min

Travis Graven visits the Ellwell Family Food Center to see which bakers can create the ugliest cake at the 2019 Iowa State Fair.