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Chicken Washing and Blow Drying

Chicken Washing and Blow Drying

August 18, 2016 | 4 min

Learn how people wash and clean their chickens to get them show ready for upcoming competitions.

4-H Market Swine

4-H Market Swine

August 18, 2016 | 3 min

Young Iowans compete to see who has the finest swine at the 4-H Swine Contest at the Iowa State Fair.

70th Anniversary TV Demo at the Fair

70th Anniversary TV Demo at the Fair

August 18, 2016 | 5 min

Learn the history behind the television at this Iowa State Fair exhibit.

Battle of the Beards

Battle of the Beards

August 18, 2016 | 3 min

Who will have the finest beards at this year's Iowa State Fair Bear Growing Contest?

The Gantry Show

The Gantry Show

August 17, 2016 | 4 min

This pedal powered theatrical circus towers over the crowd on an 18 foot high structure. Acts such as contortion, Chinese poles and trapeze will be featured on the large structure, strolling down the...

Sand Sculpture

Sand Sculpture

August 17, 2016 | 3 min

You don't have to go to the beach to enjoy amazing sand sculptures. The Iowa State Fair has them too.

Classic Cars

Classic Cars

August 16, 2016 | 3 min

Auto enthusiasts show off their restored, classic cars at the Iowa State Fair.

My Favorite Frosted Sugar Cookie Contest

My Favorite Frosted Sugar Cookie Contest

August 16, 2016 | 4 min

Judges decide what the best frosted sugar cookie is at the Iowa State Fair.

FFA Parade of Champions

FFA Parade of Champions

August 16, 2016 | 6 min

Students from a variety of competitions gather to show off their prize-winning animals during the Iowa State Fair Parade of Champions.

Cowgirl Queen Contest

Cowgirl Queen Contest

August 16, 2016 | 6 min

Each year, the cowgirl queen contest shows off the poise, elegance, and presence of these inspirational woman.

Egg Rolling Contest

Egg Rolling Contest

August 16, 2016 | 3 min

Kids see who can push their wobbly egg the furthest during the Iowa State Fair Egg Rolling Contest.

Butter Sculpting 101

Butter Sculpting 101

August 16, 2016 | 4 min

Learn the ins and outs of creating your very own Butter Cow during Butter Sculpting 101 at the Iowa State Fair.

The Bistrevsky Brothers Variety Show

The Bistrevsky Brothers Variety Show

August 16, 2016 | 3 min

Enjoy the variety circus entertainment duo as they perform dazzling feats for fairgoers.

Regina Pirtle | Pioneer Hall Superintendent

Regina Pirtle | Pioneer Hall Superintendent

August 16, 2016 | 3 min

Charity Nebbe interviews Pioneer Hall Superintendent, Regina Pirtle.

4-H Working Exhibits

4-H Working Exhibits

August 16, 2016 | 3 min

Dan Wardell visits the Activities Center to see what fun kids can have.

Big Animals

Big Animals

August 16, 2016 | 4 min

These are the biggest of the big. Meet the big boar, ram, and bull.

Henna Tattoo Art

Henna Tattoo Art

August 15, 2016 | 4 min

Beautiful, intricate, and best of all…temporary.

Animal I Spy with Dan Wardell

Animal I Spy with Dan Wardell

August 15, 2016 | 3 min

Dan Wardell tries to figure out what animals kids can find at the Iowa State Fair.

FFA Sheep Show

FFA Sheep Show

August 15, 2016 | 4 min

Through hard work and dedication, these young Iowans showcase their sheep during the FFA Sheep Contest.

Opening Day Stroll

Opening Day Stroll

August 15, 2016 | 3 min

Take a highlight tour of the Iowa State Fairgrounds.