Corndog Kickoff Tickets

2017 Corndog Kickoff tickets are $100 each before June 30.  Starting July 1, the ticket price increases to $125. Tickets include a complimentary photo, food and drink, fireworks, Sky Glider rides and more! Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

Donors can order tickets online or fill out the Ticket Order Form and send a donation to the Blue Ribbon Foundation at P.O. Box 57130 - Des Moines, IA 50317

Tickets, an auction book and other information will be mailed mid-June. Please email or call (515-262-3111 Ext. 375) if you have any questions.


Winner's Choice Raffle:

Here is your chance to claim a Live Auction package before the bidding even begins! In the Winner’s Choice Raffle a lucky winner will choose from one of five incredible Live Auction packages.

1. Gliding By - Have your own Sky Glider chair.

  • This bright orange one used to hang on the east Sky Glider ride.
  • Donated by Sky Fair & the Iowa State Fair

2. Up, Up and Away - Enjoy a peaceful ride over the central Iowa landscape in a hot air balloon.

  • Your ballooning adventure over Warren County is good for 1-3 people. Subject to pilot availability and weather conditions. Must physically be able to climb into the basket. Expires 11/15/17.
  • Make it a get-away with a night’s stay in a king suite in Indianola at the County Inn and Suites by Carlson.
  • Enjoy a made-from-scratch breakfast or lunch at Mishmash Eats with a $25 gift card.
  • Donated by Jim and Rita Fromm, Country Inn & Suites by Carlson & Mishmash Eats

3. Zoom, Zoom, Zoom - Last year, the sold-out crowd on hand for the Ford EcoBoost 400 witnessed one of the most historic moments in sports history. You could be there this year!

  • Four grandstand tickets to NASCAR’s championship races at the Homestead - Miami Speedway on November 18-19, 2017. You’ll see the Xfinity and Monster Energy Series Ford EcoBoost 300 and 400. Must be 18 years of age for the garage area access. Non-transferable.
  • Your total racing package also includes four garage passes that are good for the entire weekend. Must be 18 years of age for garage area access. Tickets are non-transferable.
  • Before heading to Florida, check out racing in Iowa with four Newton Club tickets with parking for the July 29th NASCAR Xfinity Series U.S. Cellular 250 at the Iowa Speedway.
  • Donated by Housby Mack & the Iowa Speedway

4. Tell Me Something Good - Little Big Town will definitely sing you something good at their concert on August 18.

  • Four front row tickets to see Little Big Town with special guest Seth Ennis from the front row plus backstage passes.
  • Your seats are in section BB, row 1, seats 1-4. Four gate admission tickets and a parking pass.
  • Donated by the Iowa State Fair Blue Ribbon Foundation

5. Go Cubs! - Here’s your chance to cheer on both the Iowa and Chicago Cubs baseball teams.

  • Two tickets to watch the Chicago Cubs when they play the St. Louis Cardinals at Wrigley Field on Saturday, September 16. Your seats are in Aisle 206, Gate K, just off the third baseline.
  • One skybox rental including 10 tickets to a 2017 season Iowa Cubs game at Principal Park. Food not included and advance reservation required; subject to availability.
  • $200 in Casey’s gift cards take care of gas and snacks.
  • A special Cubs pillow to show you’re a fan.
  • Donated by Dan Molyneaux, Iowa Cubs, Casey’s General Store & Karen Brockelsby

Winner’s Choice raffle tickets are $100 each and only 100 tickets will be sold! This is your chance to take home an auction package at an unbelievable value. The Winner's Choice Raffle drawing will take place at the start of the Live Auction. You must be present to pick your package. To buy a Winner's Choice Raffle ticket, please send in your $100 donation with the donation form.