Iowa State Fair Media Credentials Requests Open

Deadline to Apply is July 13, 2018

DES MOINES, IA (06/27/2018) (readMedia)-- For safety purposes, members of the press should request media credentials for the Iowa State Fair. This allows public safety, volunteers, employees and general Fairgoers the ability to know you are a member of the media and have been approved for interviews, photographs, or video production.

The deadline to apply for media credentials is July 13, 2018.

You will be notified if your request is approved. Credentials will be sent after the deadline. Please complete the media credentials request form:


Iowa State Fair Media 


A limited number of admission passes and parking passes are available for the media. All credentialed media have access to the air-conditioned media room located in the southwest corner of the Administration building on Grand Avenue. The media center is open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily during the Fair with internet access, computer hook ups, electricity, desk space, news releases, restrooms and air conditioning are available.

WHEN: Wednesday June 27, 2018 at 08:00AM Central Time (US & Canada)
WHERE: Iowa State Fair

Special requests for photos or Grandstand/Free Entertainment coverage are handled by the artist's management. The Iowa State Fair Marketing Department can provide contact names and information to make a request.