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Iowa State Fair offers new ‘Fair After Dark’ events

May 31, 2018

DES MOINES -- In 2018, the Iowa State Fair is launching a new exclusive behind the scenes event series for fairgoers over 21 called, Fair After Dark.

The inaugural year will feature two Fair After Dark events: “Animals After Dark” in the Animal Learning Center and “Agriculture After Dark” in the Agriculture Building.

“Animals After Dark” will be 9-11 p.m. Aug. 10. Participants will get up close and personal with the fair’s newest and cutest baby animals and be able to ask agriculture-related questions while enjoying a behind-the-scenes experience with a few drinks of choice.

“Agriculture After Dark” will be 9-11 p.m. Aug. 16. Participants will gain access to the infamous butter cow cooler, create colorful works of floral art and get close to Iowa’s bee industry. “Agriculture After Dark” is a world tour of agriculture experienced with friends and brews.

Tickets are $20 for each event and are on sale now through the night of the event at www.iowastatefair.org.

Tickets include: access to fair icons such as baby animals and the butter cow, a souvenir lighted pint glass and two drink tickets.

Attendees must be 21 or over; no children allowed. Fair admission is not included, but advanced admission tickets are on sale at www.iowastatefair.org.

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