Entertainment Booking Information – 2018 Ohio State Fair

Musical Entertainment at Outdoor Stages

We are no longer accepting materials for the 2018 Fair. Promotional materials from artists and bands wanting to play at the 2018 Ohio State Fair were accepted in September and October of 2017 only. If you are interested in being considered for the 2019 Ohio State Fair, please check back in September 2018.

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.

2017 Stage Entertainers

It is easy to walk several miles in a day at the Fair. Take a load off for a few and relax with an engaging performance at one of our free entertainment stages with performances from the following amazing entertainers:

Michael Goudeau, Daily
Gazebo Stage NEW!
This world-class comedy juggler typically performs in Las Vegas – and, in fact, is the most successful juggler in Las Vegas history! Another fun fact? He holds the Guinness World Record for “Most Bites in One Minute While Juggling an Apple.” See his antics live at the Ohio State Fair! 

Mr. Shneadle, Daily
Gazebo Stage NEW!
Fairgoers of all ages can enjoy Mr. Shneadle’s hilarious physical comedy performances.

Kazual, July 26 – 31
Gazebo Stage
This a capella family band, comprised of three brothers and a cousin, is known for their distinct blend of R&B, hip hop and pop they call the “Kazual experience.”

Trevor & Lorena, Aug. 1 – 6
Gazebo Stage NEW!
The award-winning antics of duo Trevor and Lorena Watters include family-friendly comedy, magic, stunts, illusions and more. 

Terry DaVolt, Aug. 1 – 7
Main Street Stage presented by CD102.5 NEW!
Terry DaVolt’s exciting, high-energy hypnosis show gives volunteers the opportunity to relax and enjoy an “imagination vacation” as they become the stars of the show! You’ll be on the edge of your seat!

Lumberjack Show, Daily
Natural Resources Park
This entertaining act offers a glimpse into the life of a lumberjack including numerous demonstrations such as ax throwing, chainsaw carving and even log rolling. 

Ron Diamond, July 26 – 31
Main Street Stage presented by CD102.5
A master at all levels of magic and hypnosis, Ron will entertain you with his talent and humor. He is an expert in hypnotherapy and promises each show will bring unique, memorable experiences to be retold for years to come.

Chipper Lowell, Daily
Main Street Stage presented by CD102.5 NEW!
Two-time international comedy magician of the year Chipper Lowell’s show has been called “hilarious” and “delightfully funny” – it’s where comedy and magic collide. Witness bizarre and hilarious feats of hocus pocus, dangerous juggling stunts, flying turtles, quirky inventions, cutting edge visual magic, razor-sharp adlibs and more at this award-winning comedy show!