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Ohio State Fair Community Program
The Ohio State Fair is proud to support our community and the many worthy and charitable organizations in our great state. As such, we have developed two distinct programs to support your organization: one for fundraising […]

March 29th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Get a summer internship at the Fair

We offer a variety of summer internships for college students and recent graduates. At this time, the following opportunities are currently available. Please view the fliers for each position below and follow the application guidelines for each appropriate position.

Deadline extended: Friday, […]

December 22nd, 2016|Uncategorized|

Choir to perform at Statehouse holiday festival


The Ohio State Fair is proud to announce that for the third consecutive year, the prestigious All-Ohio State Fair Youth Choir will perform at the Ohio Statehouse Holiday […]

November 29th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Win a $500 Ag is Cool scholarship

The Ohio State Fair has come to a close, but there is still an opportunity for current fifth graders (exiting fourth grade students from the 2015-2016 academic year) to receive a $500 scholarship if they visited the Fair to participate […]

August 22nd, 2016|Uncategorized|

Meet and greet

We post meet and greet from concerts at the Ohio State Fair online using Dropbox. Please note that it does take a few days to process and post photos. Please click on the link below to view and download your […]

July 30th, 2016|Uncategorized|


Daily Schedules of Events
Plan your day at the Ohio State Fair!
The 2017 Ohio State Fair schedules of events will be available in early July.

Want to see what happened last year? 

You can see a full list of activities held during the […]

July 26th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Junior Fair Board

The Ohio State Fair Junior Fair Board is made up of our great state’s best and brightest young leaders, hand-picked to contribute to the success of the Ohio State Fair each year. Selected to represent their respective youth organizations, these students […]

March 11th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Free Valentine’s Day Printable

Our friendly mascot, Butters D. Cow, is featured on this free printable coloring sheet with four per page. Enjoy!
Download the coloring sheet here

February 11th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Fryer Test

Can you fry it? The Columbus Dispatch investigates.

July 29th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Junior Poultry Exhibition competition details announced

In conjunction with Ohio 4-H and FFA, the Ohio State Fair has announced its junior poultry exhibition plans for 2015, including the opportunity for all of Ohio’s junior poultry exhibitors to have the chance to participate in the Sale of Champions.
Youth […]

June 15th, 2015|Newsroom, Uncategorized|