From August 10-20, the Des Moines Radio Group hosted the KidFind Headquarters, presented by Goodwill of Central Iowa, at the Iowa State Fair. Local talent participated in various events over the 11 days, including judging the Mr. Legs Contest, hosting an ’80s Hair Contest and an Air Guitar Contest before the Hairball shows, hosting SkyGlider Speed Dating, hosting and participating in the Cow Chip Throwing Contest, and more. At KidFind Headquarters, Fair attendants got free wristbands to keep their kids safe, chatted with their favorite personalities from the radio stations, got temporary tattoos, and enjoyed various family-friendly activities.
On Saturday, Aug. 12, the Des Moines Radio Group hosted the Mr. Legs contest.
On Monday, Aug. 14, the LAZER 103.3 crew spent the day live broadcasting at the Fair and hanging out with listeners before the Black Keys show at the Grandstand.
On Monday and Tuesday, Aug. 14-15, Luke and Jeriney from 93.3 KIOA hosted an ’80s Hair Contest and an Air Guitar Extravaganza before the Hairball shows. Listen to the recap.
On Tuesday, Aug. 15, STAR 102.5’s Ken, Kurt, and Tawinee hosted SkyGlider Speeddating. Listen to find out if the date is a round trip or a one-way.
On Wednesday, Aug. 16, LAZER’s Wickett hosted the Cow Chip Throwing Contest, and Luke and Jeriney from 93.3 KIOA were both participants.