Top Sunflowers Win State Fair Honors
August 19, 2017
Don Francois of Des Moines won first place in the Sunflower Head competition judged Tuesday at the 2017 Iowa State Fair.
Complete results below:
1) Don Francois, Des Moines
2) Mason Gaul, Urbandale
3) David Miller, Riverside
4) Mary Schnicker, Mount Pleasant
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 State Fair Thrills, August 10-20, 2017. For more information, visit www.iowastatefair.org.