DES MOINES, IA (06/18/2015)(readMedia)-- July 1 is the deadline to enter the Iowa State Fair parade and many of the Fair's competitive events.
Premium books and entry forms can be accessed at iowastatefair.org/premiumbooks
The Iowa State Fair parade, set for Wednesday, August 12, will begin at 6:15 p.m. in downtown Des Moines. Spectators will be able to watch an estimated 200 floats, animals, vehicles, novelty and performing units.
The Iowa State Fair invites all community and youth groups, special interest clubs and businesses to join the fun and "Find a New Path" by entering the "Fair Tour" State Fair parade, Iowa's largest parade and the kick-off to the Fair.
Applications are available at iowastatefair.org/fair-
Highlights of the gala event will be re-broadcast on parade night throughout central Iowa on KDSM 17 beginning at 10 p.m.
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