Many brought out and showcased their hobbies and talents at The Linn County Fair by entering them in the Open Static and Horticulture Show. It was open to all Iowa residents of all ages, including youth and 4-H members.
Open static show Outstanding Awards in the following:
- Sewing-Kathy Clemens
- Quilt-Jean Dunn
- Woodworking-Wayne Blackford
- Memory/scraping book-June Crow-Schrader
- Needlework-Dorothy Martin
- Art-Garrett Harris.
Open Photography Best of Show:
- Junior division-Gabe Rizzio & Holly Rohrssenrus
- Amateur division-Richard Isaacson
Outstanding Awards in the Horticultural show:
- Herbs-Deanna Shaffer
- Designer choice-Lois Martin
- Container-Kris Blackford
- Vegetable individual plate-Barb Snobl