Ohio State Fair | July 27 – August 7, 2016

2015 Ohio State Fair Concert & Event Series
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All-Ohio State Fair Band Seeking Assistant Directors

January 7th, 2016|0 Comments

The All-Ohio State Fair Band is kicking off 2016 with a bang, searching for talented and dedicated individuals to join the growing team of musical educators tasked with mentoring Ohio’s youth at the Ohio State […]

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Blue-ribbon holiday cookie recipes

December 18th, 2015|0 Comments

Are you planning to do a little baking this weekend? In honor of the season, we’re sharing a few of our blue-ribbon, first-place cookie recipes from the 2015 Ohio State Fair. Grab your apron and […]

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Ohio State Fair receives international recognition

December 8th, 2015|0 Comments

The Ohio State Fair has received several awards of distinction for communications in the following categories from the International Association of Fairs and Expositions (IAFE) headquartered in Springfield, Mo.:

1st Place – Web Advertisement
1st Place – […]

Did you know?

Among the hundreds of food options, the Ohio State Fair sells 30 different types of food on a stick ranging from Fair favorites like corn dogs, candied apples and cotton candy to more adventurous options like chocolate-dipped cheesecake, deep-fried manicotti and chicken and waffles!

Fair Memories

“I could never choose just one memory; the Ohio State Fair is woven through the tapestry of my life! I am now continuing this tradition with my own children. I don’t need a map to walk the fairgrounds and each turn brings a smile and a sweet moment of childhood bliss. I see my grandparents enjoying buttermilk and Swiss cheese sandwiches at the dairy barn. By Smokey Bear, I vividly recall three little children (all now grown-one being me) wondering how he knew our names. I can feel my stomach drop as we all race down the Giant Slide, and the excitement as we fill our bags with loot from all the displays … When I think of the Fair, I think of family and I smile! Thank you!”
“I remember going to the Fair with my mother and my grandmother. We walked the whole place and I loved the Fair food. The games were so much fun. Now that I am a mother I take my daughter and we see all the same attractions. The Ohio State Fair is a family tradition. To miss the fair is like missing the end of summer.”