Iowa State Fair

News Release Archive

Get the latest scoop about what's happening at the Iowa State Fair. You'll find it all right here — stories, photos and more. With all this going on, you'll quickly learn that nothing compares to the Iowa State Fair.

2019 News Releases

12/17/2019

Iowa State Fair Board Recognition

12/16/2019

Hairball to Return to the Jacobson Exhibition Center

12/12/2019

Iowa State Fair Earns International Industry Honors

11/25/2019

Chris Stapleton at the Iowa State Fair Grandstand

11/21/2019

Barksdale's State Fair Cookie Tradition Continues

08/19/2019

Iowa State Fair Attendance Records Crushed in 2019

08/18/2019

Records Set at 2019 Iowa State Fair Sale of Champions

08/14/2019

2019 Iowa State Fair People's Choice Best New Food Announced

08/10/2019

Mahaska County’s Hannah Koellner Crowned 2019 Iowa State Fair Queen

08/08/2019

DLH Angus Farm Tops Iowa State Fair Super Bull Competition

08/08/2019

Captain Claims Iowa State Fair Big Boar Title

08/08/2019

State Center Ram Wins State Fair Big Ram Title

08/07/2019

Annual Parade to Kick-Off 2019 Iowa State Fair: Roger Miller selected as Parade Marshal

08/01/2019

It's Almost Fair Time – Everything You Need to Know to Get to the Iowa State Fair

07/26/2019

Iowa State Fair Activities and Entertainment for Kids

07/22/2019

Iowa State Fair Food Finalists

07/18/2019

You Can't Miss Agricultural Education at the Iowa State Fair

07/16/2019

Find a New Fair Favorite Food: 2019 New Fair Foods Announced

07/11/2019

Six Iowa Farm Families Receive 2019 Way We Live Award

07/09/2019

Top 11 Things to Experience at the 2019 Iowa State Fair

07/08/2019

Iowa State Fair Deals and Discounts

06/26/2019

Goat Yoga Returns to the Iowa State Fair

06/24/2019

Competition and Parade Entries Deadline July 1

06/19/2019

We Couldn't Do It Without You!

06/17/2019

Sesame Street Characters Join the Butter Cow This Year at the Iowa State Fair

06/06/2019

Straight from the Farm to a Dinner at the Fair: Enter to Win a Free Dinner Brought to You by Iowa's Farmer

06/03/2019

Iowa State Fair Summer Savings

05/28/2019

Last Concert Announced for the 2019 Iowa State Fair: Toby Keith with special guest Jimmie Allen

05/08/2019

Iowa State Fair Entries Available Online

05/01/2019

Iowa State Fair's Fair After Dark Returns with Two New Special Events

04/30/2019

"Nothing Compares" to Iowa State Fair FREE Entertainment

04/26/2019

Iowa State Fair Parade Applications Available Now

04/24/2019

Iowa State Fair Campgrounds Open

03/04/2019

The Chainsmokers to Perform at the 2019 Grandstand

03/01/2019

2019 Iowa State Fair Way We Live Award Entries Are Now Open

02/18/2019

Two More Concerts Announced: Dan + Shay, Foreigner at the 2019 Iowa State Fair

02/17/2019

Pentatonix Comes Back to the 2019 Iowa State Fair

02/01/2019

Zac Brown Band Tour Coming to the 2019 Iowa State Fair

01/31/2019

2019 Iowa State Fair Concrete Statue Contest Opens

01/07/2019

Luke Bryan 'What Makes You Country Tour' Coming to the 2019 Iowa State Fair

Media Information

If you would like to learn more about the Iowa State Fair, please contact:

Mindy Williamson
515/262-3111 ext. 204