Entertainment

44th Davis County Bluegrass, Country and Old Time Music Festival

Sept 17-20 at the Davis County Fairgrounds – Bloomfield IA 3 stages and a dance area all under cover – event held rain or shine. Plenty of buildings for jammin’! Free Admission – Donations Accepted . Food available on the grounds . Camping available beginning Sept 13th. See complete schedule at www.daviscountyfair.org   Sponsored by…

Model “A” Club Coming to SE Iowa

The Model A Club of Central Iowa will be traveling through Southeast Iowa on its annual fall tour the week of August 31. There will be eight states represented in the tour which is in its 20th year. The nationally recognized tour is referred to as the Great American Model A Ride Around Iowa (GAMRAI)…

Ultimate Bacon Brisket Bomb wins 2015 New Food Contest

Ultimate Bacon Brisket Bomb wins 2015 New Food Contest DES MOINES, IA (08/18/2015)(readMedia)– The Ultimate Bacon Brisket Bomb took top honors in the New Food Contest at the 2015 Iowa State Fair. The tasty new treat bested two other delicious finalists after receiving 117 votes. The winning food will be available throughout the Fair, August…

Symphonic Blast Has Been Rescheduled

The annual “Symphonic Blast!” in Burlington’s Crapo Park has been rescheduled for August 15, 2015. Starting at dusk (7:45 PM), the concert will be a rich and wonderful blend of popular and light classical music. As always, it will conclude with Sousa’s Stars and Stripes Forever and the best fireworks in the region. Bring your…

Newly Remodeled MidAmerican Energy Stage to Debut at 2015 Fair

DES MOINES, IA (07/21/2015)(readMedia)– “Nothing Compares” to free entertainment at the Iowa State Fair! Be sure to “Find A New Path” to the newly remodeled MidAmerican Energy Stage this August 13-23 and enjoy a variety of free acts and entertainment. Formerly known as the Fairview Stage, the MidAmerican Energy Stage, located on Expo Hill, is…

J40 Farm Crawl in Keosauqua July 25th

Keosauqua – The J40 Farm Crawl returns for the 7th Annual celebration of all things local on July 25.  A day filled with farms, food and fun for kids of all ages.  The J40 Farm Crawl showcases nine businesses ranging from family farms to local artisans and crafters.  Highlights include: an Amish school benefit breakfast…

Iowa State Fair Seeks “My State Fair” Stories

DES MOINES, IA (07/09/2015)(readMedia)– We want to know what makes the Iowa State Fair special to you. Did you meet your spouse at the Iowa State Fair? Do you have an Iowa State Fair family tradition? Are there concerts you must see and food you must eat each year? Each experience at the Iowa State…