Parade, chuckwagon races, games, figure 8 races, demolition derby.
In this wild and fun sheep riding contest, the youngest Fairgoers see how long they can last. View more video from Iowa Public Television at our website: http://www.iptv.org/
Every year there are more than one hundred county fairs held in Iowa. In fact, some counties even host more than one. One of the largest is northwest Iowa's Clay County.
In 1980, the Iowa State Fair coverage at Iowa Public Television started with a musical montage that included highlights from 1979 and previous fairs. Here's a look. View IPTV's videos, photos...
A look at Iowa's county fairs through recent photos. Pour a cold glass of lemonade and enjoy the rural magic that are Iowa's county fairs and expositions.
Before the State Fair Queen is chosen, we meet all the 103 competitors representing their respective county fairs. For more from Iowa Public Television visit... http://www.iptv.org.