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Food Contest for Beginners

Food Contest for Beginners

August 18, 2017 | 3 min

There’s a brilliant reason to be brave and enter a food contest for the first time - the “beginner’s" category

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!

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!

Hot Dog Eating Contest

Hot Dog Eating Contest

August 16, 2017 | 4 min

With a chance to go on to a national level, expert hot dog lovers participate in a dog-eat-dog competition.

Fast Track to Fun (Dan Wardell Visits the Model Railroad)

Fast Track to Fun (Dan Wardell Visits the Model Railroad)

August 16, 2017 | 2 min

It’s “all aboard” with Dan Wardell as he finds some friends checking out the model railroads at the Fair!

Queen Contest

Queen Contest

August 16, 2017 | 7 min

Meet the ladies competing for this year's title of Iowa State Fair Queen.

Butter Cow & Friends

Butter Cow & Friends

August 16, 2017 | 4 min

Every year, our own Paul Yeager looks forward to visiting the Ag Building to find out who the famed butter cow is sharing the cooler with.

As if you were there...at the fair | Pioneer Hall

As if you were there...at the fair | Pioneer Hall

August 16, 2017 | 1 min

Here is a tour of Pioneer Hall.