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Fair 2017 (Tuesday, August 15)

Fair 2017 (Tuesday, August 15)

August 15, 2017 | 58 min

Rabbit Hopping, Accordion Contest, Cowgirl Queen Contest, Paint at the Fair, Butter Sculpting with Dan Wardell, Robocars, Foods Contest: Jello, FFA...

Robocars

Robocars

August 15, 2017 | 4 min

There’s an eye-catching act strolling through the 2017 Fairgrounds - they’re part human, part car - the Robocars!

Mr. Legs Competition

Mr. Legs Competition

August 15, 2017 | 4 min

Paul Yeager has a varied skillset - sports, agriculture - but he’s hoping to master a Fair-time skill: wowing the judges at the Mr. Legs contest!

Presidents and Candidates with Dean Borg

Presidents and Candidates with Dean Borg

August 15, 2017 | 3 min

Dean Borg has met many presidents and presidential candidates throughout the years…same goes for Fairgoers! Here’s another State Fair Flashback!

Cowgirl Queen Contest

Cowgirl Queen Contest

August 15, 2017 | 6 min

The sparkle and excitement inside the Jacobson Exhibition Center can mean only one thing - it's time for the Cowgirl Queen Contest!

Paint at the Fair

Paint at the Fair

August 15, 2017 | 4 min

There’s a social painting class at the Fair this year - and it benefits the renovation and maintenance of our beautiful State Fairgrounds!

FFA Parade of Champions

FFA Parade of Champions

August 15, 2017 | 7 min

FFA students across the state work remarkably hard throughout the year on their projects - the reward, a parade of champions!

Multiple Multiples (Twins, Triplets & and More Contest)

Multiple Multiples (Twins, Triplets & and More Contest)

August 14, 2017 | 4 min

Abby Brown is at the Twins, Triplets and More contest to check out some sibling similarities…and disparities.

Big Animals

Big Animals

August 14, 2017 | 5 min

They’re hefty…spunky…and chunky. It’s time for a State Fair favorite - the Big Animals!

Fancy Frosting (Decorated Cakes Contest)

Fancy Frosting (Decorated Cakes Contest)

August 14, 2017 | 3 min

Intricate detail, incredible design…all in a flavorful package. It’s the Decorated Cakes contest!

Fine Arts Exhibit

Fine Arts Exhibit

August 14, 2017 | 4 min

Top artists compete in a plethora of competitions in the Fine Arts categories. Here is a portion of the awards.

FFA Swine

FFA Swine

August 14, 2017 | 3 min

The enterprising talents of Iowa’s FFA kids are showcased in the FFA Swine Show.