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General Information

Dates

Hours of Operation

Admission gates – 9 am – 10 pm, except August 4 until 8 pm

Gate Admission Prices

Discounts on Admissions and Ride Wristbands

Save on gate admission prices with $6 tickets available through August 5 at Kroger, participating AAA locations with AAA membership and Ticketmaster outlets. Purchase ride-all-day wristband vouchers (to be redeemed at the Fair for a wristband) for only $19 at Kroger stores and Ticketmaster outlets through July 24 only.

Rides

$1 coupons. Most 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 $22.

Conditions for Admission

The safety of our fairgoers, exhibitors and employees is our number one priority.  In an effort to ensure the highest level of safety and security, please do not bring any illegal weapons or substances to the Fair.

Parking

$5 per vehicle.  Easy access to AAA Parking Lots from I-71 at the 17th Avenue exit and the Hudson Street exit at Silver Drive.  Handicapped parking available. Ride the complimentary shuttle to and from the main entrance gate and your vehicle.

Stroller, Wagon, Wheelchair and Locker Rentals

Available only at the Cardinal and OHIO Gates. Stroller: $9/day; wagon: $13/day; manual wheelchair: $15/day; electric cart: $50/day, $35 after 5 pm; lockers: $1/day. Supplies are limited and available for rent on a first-come, first-served basis.

On-grounds “gridSMART from AEP Ohio On-Ground Shuttles”

Makes frequent stops around the perimeter of the grounds, 10 am - 8 pm (Sunday - Thursday) and 10 am - 10 pm Fridays and Saturdays, for free.

Camping (Fair Only)

Long-term

Long-term camping is for the fairgoers staying the entire length of the Fair. The charge for the duration of the Fair is $350. Reservations must be accepted and paid for in advance upon completion of the Recreational Vehicle Camping Permit Application. Lots are full hook-up. For reservations, please call 614-644-4136.

Short-term

For the fairgoer staying less than the duration of the Fair; available on a first-come, first-served basis. No reservations accepted. Water and electric provided, some lots full hook-up provided. The charge is $30 per night.

Directions to campgrounds only

First Aid

Located on the east side of the Nationwide Ag & Hort Building.  Basic first aid is provided. Hours are 10 am – 11 pm weekdays, 10 am – midnight Fridays and Saturdays.

Facilities & Services for the Disabled

The Ohio State Fair provides a number of facilities and accommodations so fairgoers with disabilities can have a comfortable and enjoyable visit. Buildings and most restrooms are handicap accessible. Both motorized and non-motorized wheelchairs can be rented near the main entrances of the Fair. ASL signed interpretation is provided at most WCOL Celeste Center performances. Assisted listening devices are available for use free of charge at the WCOL Celeste Center, Main Street Stage and Gazebo Stage. Visitors must leave a photo ID.

Banking Services

ATMs are located throughout the Fair for your convenience.  Please refer to the Fair map for specific locations.

Information Booths

Ask for directions or information and pick up a copy of the daily schedule and map at various locations around the grounds.

Banking Services

ATMs are located throughout the Fair for your convenience. Please refer to the Fair map for specific locations.

Recycling at the Fair

Please look for specially marked recycling containers to deposit your recyclable plastic bottles, cans, cardboard and clean paper.

Address and phone

Picnics and shelters

If you are interested in reserving the Cardinal Shelter for a catered picnic at the Fair, please visit Concessions by Cox or call 614-297-0735.

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Special Days & Discounts

Discounts

Special Days

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