Corporate Meeting

Corporate meetings

The Iowa State Fairgrounds can accommodate a variety of corporate events including meetings, conferences, trade shows, awards presentations and receptions.


Our spacious conference options offer flexibility, and our convenient location at the hub of Interstates 80 and 35, just 10 minutes from downtown Des Moines, provides easy access for attendees. Our venues also boast free parking as well as quick access to several affordable hotel options.

With expert staff on hand to help coordinate on-site catering, AV and sound options, WiFi access and table and chair rental, it’s easier than ever to plan your event at the Fairgrounds.

Getting Started

Check out our Facility Finder to select the best fit for your event, and be sure to reach out to our Interim Events Department to set up a time to tour your favorite venue options, discuss logistics and work through event details. You can also reach us by phone at 515/262-3111, ext. 202.