By mail:

The Ohio Expo Center & State Fair
717 East 17th Avenue
Columbus, Ohio 43211

By phone:

888-OHO-EXPO (888-646-3976, toll-free)
614-644-3247 (business office)
614-466-8346 (rental office)

Social media:

https://www.facebook.com/OhioStateFair
https://twitter.com/OhioStateFair
https://www.instagram.com/OhioStateFair/
https://www.youtube.com/user/TheOhioStateFair
https://www.pinterest.com/ohiostatefair/

By fax:

614-644-4031

By email:

General Information
Fair Rental Department
Expo Rental Department
Expo Rental Department
Personnel Office
Marketing & PR Department

Entertainment

Musical Entertainment at Outdoor Stages
Promotional materials from musicians and bands wishing to perform at the outdoor stages during the 2018 Ohio State Fair will be accepted between September and October of 2017. After this time, no materials will be accepted. Materials can be sent to Brett Chance, Entertainment Director at 717 E. 17th Avenue, Columbus, Ohio, 43211, or b.chance@expo.state.oh.us.

Non-Musical Entertainment at Outdoor Stages and Roving Entertainment
Promotional materials from non-musical entertainers wanting to play at the 2018 Ohio State Fair will be accepted between September and December of 2017 only. All non-music related entertainers wishing to be considered for the Ohio State Fair may email a promotional packet to Mark Sparks of Triangle Talent, Inc. at msparks@triangletalent.com between September and December of 2017 only. After this time, no materials will be accepted.

Competitions and Special Events

Agriculture/Livestock
To review a agriculture, horticulture and floriculture, livestock, or a horse show exhibitor information packet click here. Please email Livestock and Agriculture or call 614-644-4049 with any questions.

Creative Arts/Special Events
To review current competitions, demonstrations and activities in general relating to academics, arts/crafts/fashion, cooking/baking, fine arts, sports programs, or youth organizations (non-livestock), please browse our website. Please email Special Events or call 614-644-4043 with any comments, suggestions, or recommendations for new events, competitions, demonstrations, etc. at the Ohio State Fair.

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