August 17, 2019
Tactical moves and crafty decisions were on display in the Chess competition, Wednesday, at the 2019 Iowa State Fair.
1) Jet Williams, Windsor Heights
2) Myles Hayes, Urbandale
1) Troy Curfman, Des Monies
2) Cub Noble, Des Moines
3) Jim Freerksen, Des Moines
The Iowa State Fair is one of the oldest and largest agricultural and industrial expositions in the country and the single largest event in the state. The Fair began over 160 years ago and is now considered one of the best events in the nation, attracting more than one million Fairgoers every year from all over the world. The Fairgrounds are located at East 30th and East University, just off the interstate and minutes from Downtown Des Moines. Nothing Compares to State Fair Favorites: August 8-18, 2019. For more information, visit www.iowastatefair.org.