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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Roving Entertainment

Surprises are around every corner with strolling entertainers Did you just see a celebrity? A gigantic robot? You never know what you might see when you’re walking around the Ohio State Fair, but here are just a few of the amazing strolling entertainers you’ll encounter as they peruse the Fair. Matt’s Family Jam, interactive modern-day
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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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Attractions

2017 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

*Tickets are not required for this event.  Concert tickets purchased before arriving at the Fair include Fair admission. Concerts are held in the WCOL Celeste Center. How to buy tickets The following options are available to purchase tickets: Ticketmaster online – Visit ticketmaster.com/OhioStateFair Ticketmaster phone centers – Call 1-800-745-3000 Please note that Ticketmaster no longer
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Education

Seven 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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Entertainment Stages

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
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Food Finder

More information about your favorite Fair foods WNCI Food Highway Located under the SkyGlider, the WNCI Food Highway features plenty of delicious Fair foods from delicious barbecue to sausage sandwiches to deep-fried treats. Taste of Ohio Café presented by Ohio’s Country Journal and Ohio Ag Net Have a slice of Ohio-grown watermelon with a sandwich
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Free Live Music

Entertainment Booking Information – 2017 Ohio State Fair Musical Entertainment at Outdoor Stages Promotional materials from musicians and bands wishing to perform at the outdoor stages during the 2017 Ohio State Fair were accepted in September and October of 2016. Materials are no longer being accepted. Please check back next September for information regarding the 2018
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