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  • Find tickets to Skillet on Thursday August 11 at 8:00 pm at Iowa State Fair in Des Moines, IA
  • Find tickets to Brooks & Dunn on Friday August 12 at 8:00 pm at Iowa State Fair in Des Moines, IA
  • Find tickets to Nelly with Ginuwine on Saturday August 13 at 8:00 pm at Iowa State Fair in Des Moines, IA
  • Find tickets to Demi Lovato on Sunday August 14 at 8:00 pm at Iowa State Fair in Des Moines, IA
  • Find tickets to Alanis Morissette with Morgan Wade on Monday August 15 at 8:00 pm at Iowa State Fair in Des Moines, IA
  • Find tickets to ZZ Top with Ann Wilson from Heart on Tuesday August 16 at 8:00 pm at Iowa State Fair in Des Moines, IA
  • Find tickets to John Crist on Wednesday August 17 at 8:00 pm at Iowa State Fair in Des Moines, IA
  • Find tickets to Kane Brown with Jessie James Decker on Thursday August 18 at 8:00 pm at Iowa State Fair in Des Moines, IA
  • Find tickets to Disturbed on Friday August 19 at 8:00 pm at Iowa State Fair in Des Moines, IA
  • Find tickets to Keith Urban on Saturday August 20 at 8:00 pm at Iowa State Fair in Des Moines, IA


Iowa State Fair is a premier venue located in Des Moines, IA. Des Moines is known as one of the best live entertainment destinations in Iowa, if not all of the United States, and places like Iowa State Fair certainly contribute to that reputation. With top-notch performances night in and night out, it is one of the best places to see live entertainment. Though there are other great venues in Des Moines, Iowa State Fair has its own special charm.

Frequently Asked Questions About Iowa State Fair Events and Tickets

What events are at Iowa State Fair?

A variety of events take place at Iowa State Fair. The most common type of event that takes place there is live music -- there is no doubt that the venue features one of the finest concert lineups around. See the full Iowa State Fair schedule above.

How much are tickets at Iowa State Fair?

Ticket prices at Iowa State Fair can vary, but typically, the price to go to an event there costs $109. Iowa State Fair concert tickets sell for an average of $110 on SeatGeek, though that is of course subject to change depending on who is performing.

Where is Iowa State Fair?

Iowa State Fair is located at 3000 East Grand Ave., Des Moines, IA 50317.

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