Tues: 10-4pm | Wed: 10-6pm |  Thurs: 1-4pm | Fri: 10-3pm | 2nd Sat: 10am-2pm | For other store times call for Appt. We are available via phone and email at other times.

Iowa Diecast Toy Show Jan 2017


We are excited to announce on January 7th & 8th, 2017 (Saturday & Sunday) we will be hosting the 6th Annual Iowa Diecast Toy Show at the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines, Iowa. Dealers from around the Midwest set up and sell a wide variety of die-cast toys and related memorabilia. This is a family friendly event, and there are toys to appeal to all ages.


This year again we will be in the Elwell Family Food Center Building on the Iowa State Fairgrounds.


Click on the "Dealers Attending" link above to see the list of dealers attending the show and the types of products they will be bringing.


Dealers interested in getting a contract to participate in the 2017 toy show should call
us or send us an e-mail for a dealer contract to be sent out.

Daily Admission:

  • Floor Rights $7 (Includes General Admission on Sat. & Sun.)
  • Adult General Admission $5
  • Children ages 6-17 $3
  • Children 5 and under are free
  • **For the first time this year on Saturday we are offering the option to purchase a wristband for an additional $1. above the general admission cost to gain admission to the toy show on Sunday (i.e. you can attend the show both days for an additional $1.).

Sat. January 7th: Floor Rights 8am - 9am, General Admission 9am - 5pm
Sun. January 8th: 10am - 4pm


We will also have hourly drawings for toys. Sign up at the entrance door.


As additional details become available we will post it here on the website and on our Ag Farm Toys page on Facebook.



NEED A HOTEL WHEN YOU COME TO THE IOWA DIECAST TOY SHOW? The Holiday Inn (newly renovated) on Merle Hay Rd just off of I-80/I-35 is offering show attendee's a block rate. Check out the information below to learn how to get the group rate.

Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites
Des Moines Northwest
4800 Merle Hay Road
Des Moines, Iowa 50322
Hotel Phone (515) 278-4755
Call for Reservations: 515-278-4755 or 800-HOLIDAY
Ask for the block by name: Ag Farm Toys
Or go online to: www.holidayinn.com/desmoinesia
Use the 3-letter Group code: TOY
Reservations deadline is January 4, 2017

Group Reservations would be:
King Executive or Double Queen Rooms at $82 plus 12% tax per night
Junior or Extended Suites at $122 plus 12% tax per night
Family King Suites at $142 plus 12% tax per night.