Attractions

2018 Information Daily attractions Listed alphabetically; all attractions are free unless otherwise noted Ag is Cool interactive education stations 10 am – 6 pm (closes at 3 pm on Aug. 6), various locations listed on map Hands-on stations throughout the Fair allow you to learn about how agriculture impacts your daily life, giving you the
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Concerts

Free Shows Dates yet to be announced August 3 List of acts The Beach Boys Wed., July 25, 2018, 7 pm $30 Tickets go on sale Friday, May 18 at 10 am See Tickets Reba McEntire Thurs., July 26, 2018, 7 pm $55, $65 Nearly sold out: very few single seats remain available Buy Now
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Education

Six Sites for Learning at the Fair Sure, the Fair is full of fun, food and rides – but it is also a place where education blends seamlessly into the experience. Here are the top seven ways to make sure your little fairgoer and entire family get an educational boost at our 360-acre classroom! Visit
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Entertainers

2018 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. Groovy Guy Show, Daily Main Street Stage This world-class juggler puts on a comical
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Food Finder

More information about your favorite Fair foods With nearly 200 vendors, there’s something for every appetite at various locations across the grounds. Special dietary options are also available. Whether you’re searching for one of the 32 different foods served on a stick, farm-fresh fruit and veggies, gluten-free options, or one of the two dozen different
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Free Live Music

Free Live Music Ruvane (modern acoustic rock), July 25, Gazebo Stage Kayla Woodson (country rock), July 25, Main Street Stage Wendell Ray (rock, country, soul), July 26, Gazebo Stage Michael Weber Show (explosive guitar rock), July 26, Main Street Stage Chris Sabatino (singer/songwriter), July 27, Gazebo Stage Remember (R&B), July 27, Main Street Stage Ryan
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Rides

Rides 10 am – 11 pm (open until Midnight Friday and Saturday) Ride tickets are sold as $1 coupons – select kiddie rides require one coupon; super kiddie and spectacular rides require two coupons; super spectacular rides require three coupons. Special ride-all-day wristbands are available for $25 at the Fair or $20 in advance at
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Shopping

With approximately 300 commercial exhibitors, the Ohio State Fair is the perfect summer spot for shopping of all types. The MarketPlace and the Shoppes at North Commercial house a variety of vendors selling diverse items including, kitchen wares, cleaning supplies, clothing, jewelry and “as seen on TV” gadgets. The home improvement and outdoor merchandise for
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