DES MOINES, IA (06/12/2017) (readMedia)-- MEDIA ALERT

Monday, August 12, 2017

Contact: Mindy Williamson


515/262-3111, ext. 204


The Iowa State Fair will hold 2017 Iowa State Fair open interviews for candidates seeking paid positions as Cashier (ticket sales), Ticket Takers, Parking and Barricades, Public Safety, and Thrill Park and Attraction Ticket Sales during the Fair, August 10-20, 2017. Additional opportunities are available for seasonal work in Maintenance.

Date: June 20, 2017 from 12-4:30 p.m.

Location: Iowa State Fairgrounds in the Robert G. Horner & Sheri Avis Service Center.

Applicants must be 16 years of age to apply. No reservations are needed.

For questions contact Katie Wiseman or Sandra Ellis at 515/262.3111 ext.4596 or .

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Frequently ranked as one of the top events in the country, the Iowa State Fair is the single largest event in the state of Iowa and one of the oldest and largest agricultural and industrial expositions in the country. Annually attracting more than a million people from all over the world, the Iowa State Fair located at East 30th and East University, just 10 minutes from downtown Des Moines is Iowa's greatest celebration with a salute to the best in agriculture, industry, entertainment and achievement. "Nothing Compares" to State Fair Thrills, August 10-20, 2017. For more information, visit