Trees are donning their harvest colors near Lake Red Rock as the corn harvest continues near Prairie City. Des Moines Register


Iowans are passionate about Iowa — that's no secret. Now's your chance to share some of that passion by telling us what your favorite thing is about this state.

Answers can be about specific places and landmarks that capture Iowa's one-of-a-kind magic.

It can be a restaurant or type of food you can't get anywhere else.

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It can even be about the people, the "Iowa Nice" mentality that makes for the kind of neighbors you'll only get in the Hawkeye state. 

Share your answer with us and it could be included in our upcoming list of what makes Iowa great. 

Leave a comment on the form below (you can find it here if it doesn't appear), leave your name so we can attribute your words to you and let us know what makes Iowa special to you.

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