2017 Information

Sorry, the deadline to enter the 2017 Ohio State Fair has passed. Please check back in March 2018 for information on how to enter the 2018 Ohio State Fair.
Location: Cardinal Hall B

*Forms can easily be typed on your computer (click on first field, then type and tab from one field to the next), printed and submitted with entries upon delivery.

“Ohio has such a wonderful fair and exhibit facility. For me, the judging is both fun and very meaningful. I can tell you that from experience, displaying in the fair is exciting and now judging is very rewarding.” Ron Damon, Judge

Recipes from Chef Gary

Follow this link for recipes compliments of Chef Gary. You can see these recipes demonstrated at the Culinary Cooking Booth in Cardinal Hall at the Ohio State Fair 2017.

“I was very impressed with the photography display — the winners were on display, but there were so many amazing photos entered and the video loop was a wonderful tribute and representation of all of those … We have such amazing talent in Ohio, and the Creative Arts department does it all justice. Thank you.”  Bev Shaffer, Judge

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Competition results

Winner forms