Yodeling and Singing
August 20, 2018
Vocal cords were put to the test in the yodeling and children’s singing competitions judged Thursday at the 2018 Iowa State Fair.
In the Yodeling competition, Jared Letton of Urbandale won first place. Chad Sutter of Polk City claimed second place and Theresa Hansen of Clarion earned third place.
Madeline Davis of Pleasant Hill claimed first place in the Children’s Singing contest. Brody Sullivan of Bellevue earned second place and Adrian Green of Brighton took third place.
The contest was part of “Rural Americana Olde Tyme Competitions” in Farm Bureau Pioneer Hall. A first prize of $5 and ribbons were awarded to each class.
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 Moments, August 9-19, 2018. For more information, visit www.iowastatefair.org