STEM Day at the State Fair

Join us as the Governor's STEM Advisory Council hosts STEM Day at the Iowa State Fair on August 17. The day will include over 20 exhibitors, multiple stage shows, a scavenger hunt and give aways. Be sure to visit us on the Grand Concourse for hands-on STEM activities for all ages. Learn more about STEM going on around the state and in your communities and visit one of the many vendors across the fairgrounds who support STEM in their businesses. 

The State Fair will be STEM-ed out! Don't miss it!

Stage Shows (Fairview Stage):
8:30 am- Hawk-Eyes on Science
9:30 am- Science Center of Iowa
10:30 am- Driven by Science, Grout Museum
11:30 am- Blank Park Zoo
  • Exhibits on the Grand Concourse and the Scavenger Hunt begin at 9 am with STEM Day at the Fair. (9 am- 9 pm on Grand Concourse and at Service Center)
  • The scavenger hunt will include 6 stops across the fair with STEM questions fun for the entire family 
  • Vendors across the fairgrounds will be displaying STEM supporter signs at various locations across the fair all day long. Learn from these vendors ways in which they use STEM every day! 

For more information about the fair, and to pre-order tickets, click here