Breaking News
More () »

Aug. 19 Fair Food: Chicken Bacon Ranch Ball, Barksdale's Cookies and pretzel bites

There are plenty of sweet and savory options at the 2021 Iowa State Fair.

DES MOINES, Iowa — From the sweet to the savory, food at the Iowa State Fair is almost too much to take in.


Thursday's treats include the Chicken Bacon Ranch Ball from Chicken Box, the classic bucket of cookies from Barksdale's and pretzel bites from Georgie's.


A bucket of chocolate chip cookies with Barksdale's Cookies

Pretzel bites with Georgie's

RELATED: Daily attendance counts for the Iowa State Fair

RELATED: Iowa State Fair names best new food for 2021

Local 5 and CW Iowa 23 are bringing exciting experiences to you, from live newscasts to a real-life Local 5 Weather Lab experience. The CW Iowa 23 booth will be located on Grand Avenue, and the Local 5 Weather team can be found near the Giant Slide. 

Both booths will be open from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. each day of the fair.

Watch more Iowa State Fair videos on YouTube

Paid Advertisement

Before You Leave, Check This Out