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Fair 2009: Veterans' Day Parade

(Aug 26, 2009)
Fair 2009: Veterans' Day Parade
It’s the Veterans' Day at the Fair Parade on the Grand Concourse. And it’s our opportunity to honor the people who make it possible for us all to celebrate our Fair. 03:30 Read More »

Fair 2009: Tractor Pull - Modifieds

(Aug 25, 2009)
Fair 2009: Tractor Pull - Modifieds
It’s time for more gear-grinding pulling at the Grandstand Track. As drivers pit unbridled horsepower against immovable objects, the smoke and dirt fly. 05:00 Read More »

Fair 2009: Outhouse Races

(Aug 24, 2009)
Fair 2009: Outhouse Races
It takes team work and top physical conditioning to win this challenge. On the Grand Concourse, the Outhouses are getting ready to start. 03:30 Read More »

Fair 2009: Dirt Track Racing II

(Aug 24, 2009)
Fair 2009: Dirt Track Racing II
Time to put the pedal to the metal. Toby Kruse is calling the dirt track racing at the Grandstand Track. This time it's the Hobby Stocks and Stock Cars. 05:00 Read More »

Fair 2009: Dirt Track Racing I

(Aug 21, 2009)
Fair 2009: Dirt Track Racing I
Racing has a long history at the Grandstand Track. Toby Kruse has the call as some internal combustion engines in trucks battle it out on the dirt. 05:00 Read More »

Fair 2009: 4-H Swine

(Aug 21, 2009)
Fair 2009: 4-H Swine
Young people in 4-H were busy in the ring at the Swine barn. They put in a lot of work throughout the year to get here and we’re proud of them all. 04:30 Read More »

Fair 2009: Cookout Contest

(Aug 21, 2009)
Fair 2009: Cookout Contest
It's a feast for the eyes at the Cookout Contest on the Grand Concourse. It also smelled and tasted great. 05:00 Read More »

Fair 2009: Art Judging - Doll Houses & Miniature Rooms

(Aug 21, 2009)
Fair 2009: Art Judging - Doll Houses & Miniature Rooms
It has to take a steady hand and good eyesight to build Doll Houses and Miniature Rooms. See the winners at the Cultural Center. 03:00 Read More »

Fair 2009: Governor's Charity Steer Show

(Aug 21, 2009)
Fair 2009: Governor's Charity Steer Show
It’s the best of both worlds, competing and benefiting the families of seriously ill children. At the Livestock Pavilion, the Governor’s Charity Steer Show. 04:00 Read More »

Fair 2009: Fair Freedom Rock - Ray "Bubba" Sorenson II

(Aug 21, 2009)
Fair 2009: Fair Freedom Rock - Ray "Bubba" Sorenson II
For ten years he’s painted the rural Freedom Rock to honor veterans. Now Iowa’s Ray “Bubba” Sorenson II, is creating another one at the Cultural Center. 03:30 Read More »

Fair 2009: Side Roads - It's "State Fair Time"

(Aug 21, 2009)
Fair 2009: Side Roads - It's "State Fair Time"
Going down another Side Road at the Fair, Paul Berge is checking out the finer nuances and subtleties of this year’s theme – it’s “State Fair Time. “ 03:00 Read More »

Fair 2009: Auctioneer Contest

(Aug 21, 2009)
Fair 2009: Auctioneer Contest
They’re warming up for some really fast talking at the Anne and Bill Riley Stage. It’s the Iowa Championship Auctioneers Contest. 04:00 Read More »

Fair 2009: Butter Sculpture

(Aug 21, 2009)
Fair 2009: Butter Sculpture
“Butter.” If you’re an Iowan and it’s Fair time you know what that means. This year, a Jersey butter cow is joined by a tableau of the 1969 moon landing. 03:00 Read More »

Fair 2009: 4-H Sheep Judging

(Aug 21, 2009)
Fair 2009: 4-H Sheep Judging
4-H youth are in the Sheep Barn ring competing with their performance and market sheep. 04:30 Read More »

Fair 2009: Big Bear Show

(Aug 19, 2009)
Fair 2009: Big Bear Show
There's entertainment and education at Walnut Square with the Welde Family’s Big Bears. Four generations of this family have worked to preserve these truly magnificent animals. 04:00 Read More »

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