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Iowa State Fair ends Sunday

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DES MOINES (KWWL) -

For those wishing to visit the 2014 Iowa State Fair, the last chance is Sunday, August 17. The foods-on-a-stick, grape stomps and yodeling contests all come to an end Sunday, until next year.

Fair-goers heading to Des Moines on the final day of the fair can expect to see an array of entertainment, including Red Trouser shows, the Sugar Creek Cloggers and the Avenue of Motorcycles. Red Trouser shows will be held at noon, 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. on Expo Hill. The Sugar Creek Cloggers will be at Farm Bureau Pioneer Hall at 6 p.m. with the Avenue of Motorcycles taking place all day on the Grand Concourse.

The Iowa Governor's STEM Advisory Council Display will be up all day Sunday on the Grand Concourse, along with the Antique Tractor Pull until 2 p.m.

While strolling the fairgrounds for the next turkey leg or fried Snickers, other forms of entertainment include Horseshoe Pitching on the Horseshoe Courts, rubber chicken shows on the Hy-Vee Fun Forest Stage and fresh fruit art at the Pattie and Jim Cownie Cultural Center. For the fair-goers who have reached their limit with fried food and contests, there's also farm yard bowling, honey bees and the TAF Magic Show at the Paul R. Knapp Learning Center.

Youngsters - the State Fair didn't forget about you, and provides entertainment for the kids as well on its final day. The Kids' Zone offers Bruno's Tiger Show at 11 a.m., 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. Sunday.

The popular rock act Foreigner and Styx will help wrap up the 2014 Iowa State Fair by performing on the Grandstand at 8 p.m. Sunday.


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