FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
July 19, 2013
Alicia Shoults, 614-644-4011, firstname.lastname@example.org
CITY STREETS TO CLOSE FOR OHIO STATE FAIR
Several city streets will close in preparation for the 160th Ohio State Fair, which will run from July 24 – Aug. 4, 2013. The streets will close at 7 am on Sunday, July 21 and will re-open at 7 am on Monday, Aug. 5.
- 17th Avenue from Clara Avenue on the east to Dora Avenue on the west
- Velma Avenue from 17th Avenue on the south to Maynard Avenue on the north
- Korbel Avenue from 17th Avenue on the south to 20th Avenue on the north
- Silver Drive extension
For more information, call 1-888-OHO-EXPO or 1-614-644-FAIR. On the Web, visit us at ohiostatefair.com.
The Ohio Expo Center is proud to host the Ohio State Fair. With a spectacular midway, big-name entertainment, hundreds of exhibits and one of the largest junior fair shows in the nation, the 2013 Ohio State Fair will run July 24 – August 4.
Note to editor: working members of the media are asked to enter the grounds through the Media Center located on 11th Avenue, just west of the OHIO Gate. Parking is available at the trailer, as are phones and a computer line. Please review the on-site guidelines and if your station / publication has not already done so, please send a list of staff members who will be working the Fair to our Public Relations office. The fax number is 614-644-4501.
The Ohio Expo Center is an equal opportunity employer and service provider.