There’s nothing sweeter than celebrating Valentine’s Day with warm Barksdale’s cookies from the Iowa State Fair. This Valentine’s Day, share some love with limited edition Barksdale’s State Fair cookies.

Buckets of special red cookies with chocolate chips or red cookies with white chips will be available for a discount for presale and regular price for walk-up orders just in time for Valentine’s Day. Buckets of the special, one-of-a-kind, limited edition red cookies with white or chocolate chips are $16 per bucket preordered or $18 for walk-up orders.

Guarantee your order, skip the long lines and save $2 per bucket by preordering by 5 p.m. on Thursday, February 11, 2021, at No limit on number of discounted buckets, so share some with your sweetheart or enjoy them yourself.

Preorder pickup is one day only from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Friday, February 12, 2021, at the Barksdale’s State Fair cookie building on the Iowa State Fairgrounds. Walk-up orders will also be available for regularly priced $18 buckets and $5 cups.

Please follow all CDC recommendations for social distancing, hand washing and masks. Enter through Gate 11 off East 30th Street and Grand Avenue and follow the signs to the cookie building on the Grand Concourse.

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