Iowa State Fair
August 20 - August 22
4-H and FFA shows are the last Thursday of the fair, and the Open Show is Friday (jr does) and Saturday (sr does).
The Iowa Dairy Goat Association sponsors a Costume Contest and an Obstacle Course at the Iowa State Fair Dairy Goat Show. The Costume Contest is held on the Friday evening and the Obstacle Course is on the Saturday evening of the Dairy Goat Show. These activities are open to all ages! Age classes for the Costume Contest and Obstacle Course are 6 and under, 7 to 13, 14 to 21, and 22 and up.
- Iowa State Fair