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Fair 2007: Side Roads - Fairly Historical

(Aug 16, 2007)
Fair 2007: Side Roads - Fairly Historical
On tonight’s Side Road, Paul Berge travels into the past. He takes us on a tour of some historical Fair highlights, from the sublime to the ridiculous. 03:00 Read More »

Fair 2007: Governor's Charity Steer Show

(Aug 16, 2007)
Fair 2007: Governor's Charity Steer Show
In this event at the Livestock Pavilion, the competition is really all about helping others. At the Governor’s Charity Steer Show, well-known Iowans, including Governor Chet Culver, show the steers. 04:30 Read More »

Fair 2007: Timber Team

(Aug 16, 2007)
Fair 2007: Timber Team
Outdoorsmen -- and women -- are keeping the Paul Bunyan tradition alive and well. Peter Hamlin learns the tricks of the trade near the west end of the Grand Concourse. 05:00 Read More »

Fair 2007: Fair Prep - 4-H Winner

(Aug 16, 2007)
Fair 2007: Fair Prep - 4-H Winner
Meet Allix Tenold, 4-H winner. She started in 4-H when she was 9 and showed horses. Today she and a younger sister are building a cow-calf operation by selectively breeding their cows. 05:00 Read More »

Fair 2007: Fun Forest - Rickie Rowray

(Aug 15, 2007)
Fair 2007: Fun Forest - Rickie Rowray
For more than four decades magician Rickie Rowray has been perfecting his craft. Born deaf, he attended the Iowa School for the Deaf in Council Bluffs and first began to practice magic at the age of 19. Today he has won awards for his magic... 03:30 Read More »

Fair 2007: Veterans Parade

(Aug 15, 2007)
Fair 2007: Veterans Parade
The Veterans Parade is both solemn and celebratory. On the Grand Concourse, Fairgoers pay their respects to those who fight -- and die -- for us. 04:30 Read More »

Fair 2007: Horse Pulling

(Aug 15, 2007)
Fair 2007: Horse Pulling
Once a real life practical skill pitting men and horses against dead weight, today the horse pulling contest at the Livestock Pavilion is a matter of bragging rights. 05:00 Read More »

Fair 2007: Stock Car Races

(Aug 15, 2007)
Fair 2007: Stock Car Races
More dirt track racing with Toby Kruse from the Grandstand. It's the Main Feature in the stock car races. 06:00 Read More »

Fair 2007: Buttons the Clown

(Aug 15, 2007)
Fair 2007: Buttons the Clown
Strolling the Fairgrounds we run into Buttons the Clown and his 1932 Ford Roadster. He loves to make people happy because he knows about sadness. 03:30 Read More »

Fair 2007: Side Roads - Sounds Like Fun

(Aug 15, 2007)
Fair 2007: Side Roads - Sounds Like Fun
Paul Berge decided to take a Side Road to fun at the Fair. Unfortunately, it only took him to trouble. Still, we get some fun -- set to music. 03:00 Read More »

Fair 2007: FFA Parade of Champions

(Aug 15, 2007)
Fair 2007: FFA Parade of Champions
It’s a special moment for some young Iowans, a proud moment they’ve worked for all year. The FFA Parade of Champions at the Livestock Pavilion is always a favorite. 04:00 Read More »

Fair 2007: Pencil Portrait Lady

(Aug 15, 2007)
Fair 2007: Pencil Portrait Lady
For 25 years, artist Marjorie Muench has been drawing portraits of fairgoers who stop by her space in the Cultural Center. 03:00 Read More »

Fair 2007: Truck Races

(Aug 15, 2007)
Fair 2007: Truck Races
If it has an internal combustion engine, it can be raced at the Fair. We have the Main Feature in the truck races at the Grandstand Track. Toby Kruse calls the race. 05:30 Read More »

Fair 2007: Wind Power

(Aug 15, 2007)
Fair 2007: Wind Power
In the Fair’s early days, in the 19th century, windmills pumped water. Peter Hamlin shows us a windmill that pumps power for the Fair in the 21st century. 04:00 Read More »

Fair 2007: Queen Contest

(Aug 15, 2007)
Fair 2007: Queen Contest
There were 102 contestants. But only one would be chosen to reign over the 2007 Iowa State Fair. Meet them all and see the winner chosen, Abby Salton, Clay County Queen from Ayrshire. 06:30 Read More »
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