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Iowa State Fair Videos Tagged "Fair 2007"

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Fair 2007: Sale of Champions

(Aug 21, 2007)
Fair 2007: Sale of Champions
Hard work and perseverance are rewarded as the winners of the 4-H and FFA animal events sell their prize winning entries at the Iowa State Fair’s annual auction-style sale. 06:00 Read More »

Fair 2007: 4-H Grand Champion

(Aug 21, 2007)
Fair 2007: 4-H Grand Champion
It’s one of the high points for the young 4-H folks at the Fair. Everyone is excited when the 4-H Grand Champion is chosen at the Livestock Pavilion. 05:00 Read More »

Fair 2007: Sheep Dog Trials

(Aug 21, 2007)
Fair 2007: Sheep Dog Trials
The State Fair Stock Dog Trials test the dog and its trainer's ability to control and drive a small herd of sheep or cattle. 05:00 Read More »

Fair 2007: Big Wheel Races

(Aug 21, 2007)
Fair 2007: Big Wheel Races
It's the Big Wheel races on the Grand Concourse. The machines and drivers might be a bit small but they’re really, tough competitors that not even rain can stop. 03:30 Read More »

Fair 2007: Husband Calling

(Aug 21, 2007)
Fair 2007: Husband Calling
Pioneer Hall competitions often harken back to the days before modern technology – like the days before husbands and wives could call each other on cell phones, instead of "calling." 03:30 Read More »

Fair 2007: Cookout Champion

(Aug 17, 2007)
Fair 2007: Cookout Champion
With a dash of secret ingredients here and a soak in some special marinades there, bar-b-que cooks from across the state vie for the top prize at the 44th annual Farm Bureau Cookout Contest. 04:30 Read More »

Fair 2007: Side Roads - Fair & Unbalanced

(Aug 17, 2007)
Fair 2007: Side Roads - Fair & Unbalanced
Paul Berge is going down a Side Road again. As usual he’s trying to find a short cut. This time he’s looking to “borrow” some ideas from other media. 03:00 Read More »

Fair 2007: Chainsaw Carvers

(Aug 17, 2007)
Fair 2007: Chainsaw Carvers
The Fair celebrates practical and fine arts that use different materials and tools. At Heritage Village meet an artist who uses a chainsaw and works on wood. 03:30 Read More »

Fair 2007: Truck and Tractor Pulls

(Aug 17, 2007)
Fair 2007: Truck and Tractor Pulls
Catch the action from the Grandstand Track as first the 8200 lbs. Super Stocks battle for the blue and then the two-wheel drive pick-up trucks. It's the clash of the titans. 06:00 Read More »

Fair 2007: Truck and Tractor Pulls

(Aug 17, 2007)
Fair 2007: Truck and Tractor Pulls
It's the battle of the behemoths at the Grandstand track when the 7400 lbs. modified tractors and the 4-wheel drive trucks burn rubber and blow smoke down the track. 06:00 Read More »

Fair 2007: Cow Chip Throw

(Aug 17, 2007)
Fair 2007: Cow Chip Throw
Fairgoers had a chance to put their throwing arms to the test this week at Pioneer Hall for the traditional Cow Chip Throw. 04:00 Read More »

Fair 2007: Side Roads - "What Sounds Like Fun?"

(Aug 17, 2007)
Fair 2007: Side Roads - "What Sounds Like Fun?"
Paul Berge takes a Side Road at the Fair to create a game show he's calling "What Sounds Like Fun?" 03:00 Read More »

Fair 2007: Outhouse Races

(Aug 17, 2007)
Fair 2007: Outhouse Races
They don’t have engines, but they’re just as popular with Fairgoers. It’s the run for the golden toilet seat at the The Outhouses Races on the Grand Concourse. 04:00 Read More »

Fair 2007: 4-H Market Hog

(Aug 17, 2007)
Fair 2007: 4-H Market Hog
A lot of young hopes ride on the 4-H swine show in the Swine Barn. And there are a lot of hogs for the judge to evaluate before he picks the champion. 04:00 Read More »

Fair 2007: Butter Sculptures

(Aug 16, 2007)
Fair 2007: Butter Sculptures
In her second year as lead sculptor in the butter case, Sarah Pratt takes on Harry Potter and a Jersey cow. Come inside the cooler with Peter Hamlin to get some insight on Sarah's sculpting history and personal approach to butter art. 03:00 Read More »
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