Local Video - Clips

Playground with Dan Wardell

Playground with Dan Wardell

August 18, 2017 | 3 min

Dan Wardell visits the train playground to see how some young fair goers enjoy their day!

I Milked a Cow

I Milked a Cow

August 17, 2017 | 4 min

Milking a cow may be an everyday experience for some Iowans - but as Paul Yeager finds out, for some Fairgoers, it’s actually a once-in-a-lifetime adventure.

Thrills and Spills with Dean Borg

Thrills and Spills with Dean Borg

August 17, 2017 | 3 min

The Fair is always thrilling - and as Dean Borg finds out in tonight’s Fair Flashback - sometimes those thrills were mind-blowing!

As if you were there...at the fair | Varied Industries Building

As if you were there...at the fair | Varied Industries Building

August 17, 2017 | 1 min

Here is a tour of the Varied Industries Building.

Cookout Contest

Cookout Contest

August 17, 2017 | 4 min

The coals are hot, the food is prepped - grab your forks everyone and let’s see what’s cookin’ on the Grand Concourse!

i-Flip Acrobatic Show

i-Flip Acrobatic Show

August 17, 2017 | 4 min

Flying through the air with the greatest of ease, he i-Flip acrobatics team wows Fairgoers. Travis Graven is there!

Flower & Potted Plants

Flower & Potted Plants

August 17, 2017 | 3 min

Combining style and botanical skill, the flower and potted plant show is always a sunny part of the Fair!

Dan Wardell meets a Chainsaw Carver

Dan Wardell meets a Chainsaw Carver

August 17, 2017 | 3 min

He’s loud, creative, and brave! No, not just Dan Wardell - the chainsaw carver too. Let’s look in on the action!

Biscuit Building Contest

Biscuit Building Contest

August 17, 2017 | 2 min

Highlights from the 2017 Biscuit Contest at the Iowa State Fair.

4-H Sheep Show

4-H Sheep Show

August 17, 2017 | 3 min

The 4-H Sheep Show is the highlight of many young folks' summer. IPTV's Mike Pearson brings us the excitement!

Veterans Day Parade

Veterans Day Parade

August 17, 2017 | 4 min

It's an honor to bring you highlights from the Veterans Parade now...always a privilege to see our heroes march down the Grand Concourse.

Changes with Familiar Faces | Meet Karen McKilligan

Changes with Familiar Faces | Meet Karen McKilligan

August 17, 2017 | 2 min

A changing of the guard at the Elwell Family Food Center -- meet Karen McKilligan, the new Superintendent.

Pedal Tractor Pull

Pedal Tractor Pull

August 17, 2017 | 4 min

Let’s check out the action at the Pedal Tractor Pull contest with our good friend, Abby Brown.

Questions Galore (Information Booth People)

Questions Galore (Information Booth People)

August 17, 2017 | 4 min

We all need directions or information when we’re touring the Fairgrounds. Let’s meet the wise folks who man the information booth.

FFA Family

FFA Family

August 17, 2017 | 4 min

Participating in FFA events at the Fair takes lots of preparation. Here’s a family who loves every minute of it!

Monster Arm Wrestling

Monster Arm Wrestling

August 16, 2017 | 4 min

And now a test of strength, endurance, and will power - it’s Monster Arm Wrestling!

Fair Transportation with Dean Borg

Fair Transportation with Dean Borg

August 16, 2017 | 3 min

For well over a century, Fairgoers have traveled to the Fairgrounds - and as Dean Borg finds out, the way they get here has changed dramatically over the decades.

Going Bananas (Foods Contest: Banana Bread)

Going Bananas (Foods Contest: Banana Bread)

August 16, 2017 | 3 min

Travis Graven is about to go bananas over a tasty food contest in the Elwell Family Food Center.

Super Tall Paul

Super Tall Paul

August 16, 2017 | 3 min

Meet the huge presence strolling the grounds: Super Tall Paul.

Queen Interview

Queen Interview

August 16, 2017 | 2 min

Meet the 2017 Iowa State Fair Queen.