Show Location

Central Iowa Expo | Boone, IA

1827 217th Street

Boone, IA 50036

Follow These Directions to the Show

Show organizers, along with local, county and state officials, have met regularly for more than a year to design the safest and most efficient traffic routes to the show. Follow these directions -- they will get you in and out with few headaches.

From the North

  • Take Interstate 35 south to Exit 111. 
  • Take Highway 30 west to Highway 17.  
  • Locally, take Highway 17 south to the show site. 

From the West

  • Take Interstate 80 east to Interstate 35. 
  • Take Interstate 35 north to Exit 111. 
  • Take Highway 30 west to Highway 17. 
  • Locally, take Highway 30 east to Highway 17.  
  • Take Highway 17 north. 

From the South

  • Take Interstate 35 north to Exit 111. 
  • Take Highway 30 west to Highway 17. 

From the East

  • Take Interstate 80 west to Interstate 35. 
  • Take Interstate 35 north to Exit 111.  
  • Take Highway 30 west to Highway 17.  
  • Locally, take Highway 30 west to Highway 17.

Overnight Parking

  • RV and camper parking are available at this year’s Farm Progress Show north of the show grounds in an alfalfa parking lot. 
  • There is no fee to park and no facilities are provided. The grounds are open for camper and RV parking after noon on August 31st. To access the overnight parking lot on the 31st, follow the regular traffic signage for visitors parking.
  • On show days, you can follow the regular visitor routing and parking staff will move you to the correct lot after show hours for overnight parking. 

Radio Traffic Reports

Farm Progress Show management has teamed up with the Iowa State Patrol and WHO Radio to provide timely traffic reports to help your ride into the show go smoothly. Tune your radio to 1040 AM to hear these reports.


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Traffic Routes

Map of morning traffic routes for Farm Progress Show 2020

Farm Progress Show is proud to offer farmers and ranchers 20+ highly respected local and national publications

Flying to the Show

Airport recommendations for Farm Progress Show 2020