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The Ohio State Fair Hall of Fame was established in 1976 for the purpose of recognizing individuals who have made outstanding contributions toward making the Ohio State Fair one of America’s premier expositions. The Governor selects the inductees into the Ohio State Fair Hall of Fame each year. The nominating committee, whose task it is to make recommendations to the Governor, will meet in April.

Make a nomination

If you know of someone you feel should be considered by the committee for this honor, please complete this nomination form and return it no later than the deadline. The 2020 deadline was Monday, March 9, 2020.

Inductees and Information