2016 Iowa State Fair Daily Program and Text Alerts
Wednesday, July 13, 2016 Des Moines, IA
From livestock shows and food contests to talent shows and midway rides, there's something for everyone at the 2016 Iowa State Fair, August 11-21. For convenience, our daily program is online and the Iowa State Fair is offering text alerts. It's never been easier to stay up-to-date on the latest and greatest activities and news at the Iowa State Fair.
Planning your day at the Fair is made easy with our interactive online Daily Program, which allows visitors to search by date, location, keywords and more. Fairgoers can customize their own personal itinerary and then print it off and bring it with them to the Fair, or use their mobile device to find events as they visit the Fair. Visit our website at iowastatefair.org/entertainment/fair-schedule/ for a full list of daily activities.
Fairgoers can also vote for the 2016 Iowa State Fair People's Choice Best New Food Contest by texting their vote to 75782. Voting opens Thursday, August 11, and Fairgoers can text NACHOS to vote for Ice Cream Nachos, WRAP for Pride of Iowa Wrap, and TACO for Not Your Mamma's Taco. Voting closes at midnight on Monday, August 15th, and is limited to one vote per person, per day. Voting can also be done online at iowastatefair.org. For a list of new food locations, visit our website at iowastatefair.org/food/whats-new/.
"Nothing Compares" to the fun found at the 2016 Iowa State Fair, August11-21. Discounted admission tickets are available now through August 10, with savings of over 30 percent. Purchase tickets online at iowastatefair.org or at the ticket office located in the Administration building on the Fairgrounds.
About Iowa State Fair
Frequently ranked as one of the top events in the country, the Iowa State Fair is the single largest event in the state of Iowa and one of the oldest and largest agricultural and industrial expositions in the country. Annually attracting more than a million people from all over the world, the Iowa State Fair, located at East 30th and East University, just 10 minutes from downtown Des Moines, is Iowa’s greatest celebration with a salute to the best in agriculture, industry, entertainment and achievement. Nothing Compares to Fair Favorites, August 8-18, 2019. For more information, visit www.iowastatefair.org.