Videos 2017

Bloopers
August 19, 2017 | 3 min

Bill Riley always delivers a great fair show for us. But even the pros make a mistake now and then!

As If you were there...at the fair - Fun Forest
August 19, 2017 | 2 min

Here is a tour of the Fun Forest!

4-H and FFA Sale of Champions
August 19, 2017 | 6 min

And now the big moment 4-H and FFA members have been waiting for – it’s the Sale of Champions! IPTV’s Mike Pearson brings us the excitement!

Whistling Contest
August 19, 2017 | 4 min

No fancy instruments needed for this next contest - just a little hot air and some loose lips.

Budweiser Clydesdales
August 19, 2017 | 4 min

Majestic. Gigantic. Magnificent. All words to describe the Budweiser Clydesdales. We’re fortunate to have them at the Fairgrounds this year!

Husband Calling Contest
August 19, 2017 | 4 min

Modern messaging methods like texting and emailing can never compare to good old fashioned YELLING - at the husband calling contest!

A History of Camping at the Fairgrounds
August 19, 2017 | 4 min

A retrospective history of camping at the fairgrounds.

Kid Joke Telling Contest
August 19, 2017 | 4 min

Ready to smile? It’s time for some joke-telling contestants to tickle our funny bones!

4-H and FFA Dairy Goats
August 19, 2017 | 4 min

Showing animals is a big part of the State Fair experience - and this year we’re excited to showcase the dairy goats!

Quiche Me in the Morning Contest
August 19, 2017 | 4 min

Paul Yeager has found a food contest that celebrates Iowa’s bed & breakfasts - with quiche!