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The Ohio State Fair is the perfect place for a group outing this summer! We have something for everyone. Your group can bond over mouthwatering food, fun rides, […]

May 25th, 2016|Newsroom|

Oatmeal Cookie Day

Today is Oatmeal Cookie Day, and we’re celebrating with this prize-winning recipe from the 2015 Ohio State Fair. Celebrate the day with a tried-and-true, blue-ribbon recipe!
Chewy Good Oatmeal Cookies
Recipe by Cheryl L. Adkins, Bloomingburg, Ohio
First place, Cookies and Pastries […]

April 30th, 2016|Newsroom|

Peanut Butter and Jelly Day

Today is National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day! We’re celebrating with a creative take on the famed sandwich – a prize-winning recipe for PB&J cookies from the 2015 Ohio State Fair! Celebrate the day with this tried-and-true, blue-ribbon recipe!
Peanut Butter […]

April 2nd, 2016|Newsroom|

Happy Pi Day!

Today is Pi Day (March 14 – 3.14), and we’re celebrating with this prize-winning recipe from the 2015 Ohio State Fair. Celebrate the day with a tried-and-true, blue-ribbon recipe!
“The Original” Dutch Apple Pie
Recipe by Erin Carney, Powell, Ohio
First place, Fruit Filled […]

March 14th, 2016|Newsroom|

National Cream Cheese Brownie Day

Today, February 10, is a double-whammy! Not only is it National “Have a Brownie” Day, but it is also National Cream Cheese Brownie Day! If you ask us, there is no better cream cheese brownie than this delicious prize-winning recipe for […]

February 10th, 2016|Newsroom|

Blue-ribbon holiday cookie recipes

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 get ready to taste the […]

December 18th, 2015|Newsroom|

Ohio State Fair receives international recognition

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 – Overall Social Media Campaign
1st Place […]

December 8th, 2015|Newsroom|

Amy Edwards named First Aid Director

Amy E. Edwards of Dublin has been named First Aid Director of the Ohio State Fair. She has been a vital part of the Ohio State Fair’s First Aid Center staff since 2014. The Fair’s First Aid Center provides care […]

November 24th, 2015|Newsroom|

Ohio Poultry Farmers Donate Thanksgiving Meal to Food Bank

Yesterday afternoon, the Ohio Poultry Breeders Association donated a Thanksgiving feast consisting of one turkey and four chickens to complete the holiday meal for a lucky local Columbus family in need.

The donation was generously supported by the 2015 Sale of Champions poultry exhibit buyers, Gerber […]

November 24th, 2015|Newsroom|

All-Ohio State Fair Band Director Named

Ohio State Fair officials have announced that Brian W. Dodd of Bladensburg in Knox County has been named as director of the All-Ohio State Fair Band.

As director, Dodd will have a variety […]

November 12th, 2015|Newsroom|