Looking for the perfect holiday gift? How about tickets to the other most wonderful time of the year – the Iowa State Fair! Tickets are on sale now and will only be available online at iowastatefair.org. This is the first time the Fair has offered tickets for the holiday season.

Choose from $7 adult admission tickets or punch cards with 11-days worth of admission ($77). Shipping and handling fees apply.

“This year everyone is searching for economically-priced gifts that friends and family are sure to love. Fair tickets are a match on both accounts,” says Fair Manager Gary Slater.

Tickets will be available through December 31. Allow one week for mailing time.

“State Fair Time” in 2009 is set August 13-23. For more information, call 800/545-FAIR or visit iowastatefair.org.