Nothing compares to state fair tickets

Nothing Compares to the Iowa State Fair! Stay tuned for more information about ticket sales. Advanced admission tickets will be on sale soon.

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The following 2019 Grandstand performers and groups have been announced:

Advanced Admission Tickets

Advanced admission tickets are now on sale.

Adults: $8 (Ages 12 and over)

Children: $4 (Ages 6-11)
Nothing Compares to Fair Favorites!

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Advanced admission tickets available online. Admission ticket is valid for one admission to the Iowa State Fair for any one day, August 8-18, 2019.  Not valid with any other discount or offer.  No refunds, no exchanges, no replacement tickets.

Grandstand Tickets

Tickets for all concerts and events go on sale online below or by phone at 800.514.3849.
Convenience charges apply. Note that your grandstand ticket does not include admission to the Fair and must also be purchased to attend the concert. 

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  • Slipknot
    Saturday August 10 | 8PM Slipknot $43 $53 / $60
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  • Gabriel "Fluffy" Iglesias
    Wednesday August 14 | 8PM Gabriel "Fluffy" Iglesias $32 $37 / $45
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  • Hootie & the Blowfish
    Sunday August 18 | 8PM Hootie & the Blowfish Group Therapy Tour with special guest Barenaked Ladies $55 $65 / $75
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