Things to Do

Entertainment Stages

Entertainment Booking Information – 2017 Ohio State Fair
Musical Entertainment at Outdoor Stages

Promotional materials from musicians and bands wishing to perform at the outdoor stages during the 2017 Ohio State Fair were accepted in September and October of 2016. Materials are no […]

April 18th, 2015|Things to Do|

Concerts

2017 Ohio State Fair Concert Series
In the WCOL Celeste Center

Hometown Sounds featuring McGuffey Lane and Ohio-born musicians
Wed., July 26, 7 pm
​Free (no tickets required)

The KIDZ BOP Kids: Best Time Ever Tour
Thurs., July 27, 6:30 pm
Tickets go on sale Friday, March 24 at […]

April 1st, 2015|Things to Do, Tickets & Info|

Attractions

2017 Information
Coming soon…

2016 Information
Daily attractions
Listed alphabetically; all attractions are free unless otherwise noted
Ag is Cool interactive education stations
10 am – 6 pm (closes at 3 pm on Aug. 7), various locations listed on map
Hands-on stations throughout the Fair allow you […]

August 1st, 2014|Things to Do|

Free Live Music

Entertainment Booking Information – 2017 Ohio State Fair
Musical Entertainment at Outdoor Stages

Promotional materials from musicians and bands wishing to perform at the outdoor stages during the 2017 Ohio State Fair were accepted in September and October of 2016. Materials are no […]

April 30th, 2012|Things to Do|

Rides

Rides
10 am – 11 pm (open until Midnight Friday and Saturday)
Ride tickets are sold as $1 coupons – select kiddie rides require one coupon; super kiddie and spectacular rides require two coupons; super spectacular rides require three coupons. Special ride-all-day […]

April 30th, 2012|Things to Do|

Education

Seven Sites for Learning at the Fair
Sure, the Fair is full of fun, food and rides – but it is also a place where education blends seamlessly into the experience. Here are the top seven ways to make sure your […]

April 30th, 2012|Things to Do|

Food Finder

Find your favorite food with the Fair’s Mobile Food Finder
With nearly 200 food vendors, you are sure to find a meal you’ll love at the Fair – from classics such as lemon shake-ups and corn dogs to unique items like […]

June 6th, 2011|Things to Do|

Roving Entertainment

Entertainment Booking Information – 2017 Ohio State Fair
Musical Entertainment at Outdoor Stages

Promotional materials from musicians and bands wishing to perform at the outdoor stages during the 2017 Ohio State Fair will be accepted between September and October of 2016. After […]

April 6th, 2011|Things to Do|

Shopping at the Ohio State Fair

With approximately 300 commercial exhibitors, the Ohio State Fair is the perfect summer spot for shopping of all types.

The MarketPlace and the Shoppes at North Commercial house a variety of vendors selling diverse items including, kitchen wares, cleaning supplies, clothing, […]

July 22nd, 2010|Things to Do|