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Iowa State Fair Grandstand


Aug
10 Sat
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SLIPKNOT

Des Moines, IA
United States
Doors at 7:00 PM, Show at 8:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
INDIVIDUAL: $60.00 / $53.00 / $43.00
WC ACCESSIBLE: $60.00 / $53.00
OBSTRUCTED VIEW: $53.00 / $43.00
OBSTRUCTED VIEW ACCESSIBLE: $53.00

TICKET SALE DATES
INDIVIDUAL / WC ACCESSIBLE Public Onsale: November 2, 2018 10:32 AM to August 10, 2019 8:00 PM
OBSTRUCTED VIEW Public Onsale: December 5, 2018 11:32 AM to August 10, 2019 8:00 PM
OBSTRUCTED VIEW ACCESSIBLE Public Onsale: December 6, 2018 2:03 PM to August 10, 2019 8:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
SLIPKNOT emerged at the back end of the 20th Century from America’s Midwestern town of Des Moines, IA and quickly established themselves as the most enigmatic, provocative and aggressive music collective of the modern era. To date, the band have been nominated for 10 Grammy Awards (winning in 2006 for "Before I Forget),as well as scoring 13 Platinum and 44 Gold record certifications around the world, and 2.5 billion YouTube views to date. SLIPKNOT’s fan base is as unwavering as it is ubiquitous - the band’s most recent studio album, ".5: The Gray Chapter" debuted Top 5 in the Official Album Charts of 19 countries around the world, including the US (#1), UK (#2), Japan (#1),Australia (#1), Russia (#1) & Germany (#2), and has been certified Platinum or Gold in nine countries to date. In the five years since ".5: The Gray Chapter," the band’s audience has only grown, hitting 1.5M streams per day on October 12, 2018 (Spotify). Slipknot is wildly impactful on popular culture and has been cited as an inspiration by a new generation of artists, spreading beyond rock into the worlds of mainstream pop, hip hop, and beyond.
$43.00 - $60.00
Aug
14 Wed
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GABRIEL IGLESIAS

Des Moines, IA
United States
Doors at 7:00 PM, Show at 8:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
INDIVIDUAL: $45.00 / $37.00 / $32.00
WC ACCESSIBLE: $45.00 / $37.00

TICKET SALE DATES
INDIVIDUAL / WC ACCESSIBLE Public Onsale: December 7, 2018 10:00 AM to August 14, 2019 8:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Gabriel Iglesias is one of America's most successful stand-up comedians performing to sold-out concerts around the world. Iglesias was featured in The Hollywood Reporter's Top 40 Comedy Players of 2018 issue alongside comedy giants Jerry Seinfeld, Chris Rock and Lorne Michaels. Unlike many in the stand-up world, Iglesias' globally appealing comedy stays mostly clean and his non-controversial material appeals to audiences of all ages and walks of life. Iglesias has also had the distinct honor of being one of the few to headline and sell-out Madison Square Garden, Staples Center and The Sydney Opera House. He is also one of the most watched comedians on YouTube with over 380,000,000 views and has over 14 million followers across social media.Iglesias is currently in production as star and Executive Producer of the upcoming multi-cam comedy series for Netflix Mr. Iglesias. Iglesias plays a good-natured public high school teacher who works at his alma mater. He takes on teaching
gifted but misfit kids to not only save them from being “counseled out” by a bully bureaucrat Assistant Principal, but also to help them unlock their full potential. The series will have 10 half-hour episodes and will premiere in 2019. In addition to the Netflix comedy series, Iglesias will star in two stand-up comedy specials for the network. The first, titled One Show Fits All, was recently filmed in front of a sold out audience at the Toyota Center in Houston and will air in early 2019. His second special for the network will tape sometime in the next year, both of these specials are follow-ups to his highly successful 2016 special I’m Sorry For What I Said When I Was Hungry. Iglesias has signed on to star in STXfilm’s animated feature Ugly Dolls alongside Kelly Clarkson, Pitbull, Blake Shelton
and Nick Jonas.On the small screen, Iglesias was a recurring guest star on the ABC sitcom Cristela and guest starred in ABC's hit comedy Modern Family. Iglesias was also the star and creator of Fluffy's Food Adventures, a non-scripted comedic docu-follow series, that completed a 3 season run on Fuse TV. In addition, he hosted and starred in his hit series Stand-Up Revolution for 3 seasons on Comedy Central. Comedy Central also premiered Gabriel Iglesias: Aloha Fluffy in an unprecedented two-night comedy special to over 15 million viewers. The special was a follow-up to his previous DVD specials, Hot & Fluffy and I’m Not Fat...I’m Fluffy, which have sold millions of copies. In 2016, Iglesias released his 6th one-hour comedy special, I'm Sorry For What I Said When I Was Hungry on Netflix worldwide.Feature film credits include co-starring roles in Magic Mike, Magic Mike XXL and A Haunted House 2. His voice can also be heard in numerous animated films including the Academy Award winning Coco, Show Dogs, Ferdinand, The Star, Smurfs: The Lost Village, Norm of the North, The Book of Life, The Nut Job and Disney's Planes. Iglesias also starred in the motion picture comedy film, The Fluffy Movie.

$32.00 - $45.00
Aug
18 Sun
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HOOTIE AND THE BLOWFISH WITH SPECIAL GUEST BARENAKED LADIES

Des Moines, IA
United States
Doors at 7:00 PM, Show at 8:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
INDIVIDUAL: $72.00 / $65.00 / $55.00
WC ACCESSIBLE: $72.00 / $65.00
PIT STANDING: $72.00

TICKET SALE DATES
PIT STANDING / INDIVIDUAL / WC ACCESSIBLE Public Onsale: December 7, 2018 10:00 AM to August 18, 2019 8:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Hootie & the Blowfish, with two GRAMMY Awards, an MTV Video Music Award, a Billboard Music Award, and multiple People’s Choice Awards, remains a top musical draw with audiences nationwide. The band took a break from full-time touring in 2007, reuniting annually for a variety of philanthropic events while also pursuing solo projects. 2019 will mark the band’s first full-time touring year in over a decade as they embark on the Group Therapy Tour. Barenaked Ladies is known for their live performances complete with comedy and free-style rapping. They have won multiple music awards, sold over 15 million records and were inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame in March 2018.Over the course of their career, Barenaked Ladies have sold over 15 million albums, written multiple Top 20 hits, garnered 2 GRAMMY nominations, won 8 JUNO Awards and wrote the theme song to the award-winning TV series “The Big Bang Theory.” In 2018, the band celebrated their 30th anniversary with the release of, Fake Nudes, a much-deserved induction into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame. The band is currently in pre-production for a new album due in 2019.

$55.00 - $72.00

E. 30th Street & E University Avenue
Des Moines, IA
United States
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. For more information please visit our website at www.iowastatefair.org.