Iowa State Fairgrounds
3000 East Grand Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa
Eastern Iowa: From I-80 take Exit 141 (Hwy. 65 Bypass),
travel south on Hwy. 65 to Exit 79 and head west on Hwy. 163 (E.
University Avenue) approx. 3 miles to Fairgrounds. It is suggested
that visitors enter the Fair parking lot at E 36th as a left-hand
turn may not be allowed into the grounds at E 33rd at certain times.
Northern Iowa: From I-35, take I-235 to Exit 10A then head
east on E. University Avenue approx. 4 miles to Fairgrounds.
Western Iowa: From I-235, take Exit 10A then head east on E.
University Avenue approx. 4 miles to the Fairgrounds.
Southern Iowa: From I-35, take I-235 to Exit
10A then head east on E. University Avenue approx. 4 miles to the
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