Pioneer Hall Contests
August 17, 2019
The top keyboard accordion players brought their special sounds to Pioneer Hall for the Accordion competition, judged Monday, at the 2019 Iowa State Fair.
Sue Kroeba of Audubon won first place. Sherri Head of Cedar Falls claimed second place and Ian Brongardt of Council Bluffs earned third place.
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.