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Rubber Chicken Throwing Contest
Aug 17, 2019 | 4 min

Who can throw these hens the furthest? We find out at the 2019 Rubber Chicken Throwing Contest.

Chess Tournament
Aug 17, 2019 | 4 min

An annual tradition at the Iowa State Fair. We meet some of the competitors at the Chess Tournament.

Kids Joke Telling Contest
Aug 17, 2019 | 4 min

Meet some future comedians at the 2019 Kids Joke Telling Contest.

Snakes Alive!
Aug 16, 2019 | 4 min

Take a look in on some of the slithering reptiles at Snakes Alive.

Fly Tying Competition
Aug 16, 2019 | 4 min

Shining Stars
Aug 16, 2019 | 4 min

Meet some of the competitors at the Shining Star Competition.

Bubblegum Blowing Contest
Aug 16, 2019 | 4 min

Who can blow the biggest bubble at the 2019 Iowa State Fair Bubblegum Blowing Contest?

4H Grand Champion Steer
Aug 16, 2019 | 4 min

Delaney Howell check in on the 4H Grand Champion Steer Contest.

Riding the Rides
Aug 16, 2019 | 4 min

Visit the Midway and check out some of the 2019 Iowa State Fair rides.

Fair Flashback with Dean Borg
Aug 16, 2019 | 3 min

Dean Borg visits the Iowa State Fair Museum to learn about some interesting historical anecdotes about past fairs.

AARP Iowa
EMC Insurance Companies
Iowa Pork Producers Association
Great Iowa Treasure Hunt administered by the Iowa Treasurer of State