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11th Annual Iowa Diecast Toy Show

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11th Annual Iowa Diecast Toy Show

Event Location: Elwell Family Food Center

Event Schedule

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

January 07, 2023

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

January 08, 2023

Event Description

We are excited to announce on January 7th & 8th, 2023 (Saturday & Sunday) we will be hosting the 11th Annual Iowa Diecast Toy Show at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines, Iowa. Dealers from around the Midwest set up and sell a wide variety of die-cast toys and related memorabilia. This is a family friendly event, and there are toys to appeal to all ages.

Sat. January 7th: 8am - 5pm

Sun. January 8th: 9am - 4pm

Daily Admission:

  • Daily Adult General Admission $5
  • Children ages 13-17 $3
  • Children 12 and under are free
  • **Once again this year on Saturday we are offering the option to purchase a wristband for an additional $1. above the general admission cost to gain admission to the toy show on Sunday (i.e. you can attend the show both days for an additional $1.).

We will also have hourly door prize drawings for toys. Sign up at the entrance door to participate in our drawings.

Event Category: Other

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