Camping

Camping (during the Ohio State 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 614-644-4191. 

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 $35 per night.

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Directions to campgrounds only

From the North
Take Exit 112 (Hudson Street) from I-71-S
Turn right (west)  onto Hudson Street
Turn left (south) onto Summit Street
Turn left (west) onto 17th Avenue
Continue on 17th Avenue past Fourth Street toward the Ohio Expo Center. The campgrounds gate, Gate 11, will be the first gate on your left.

From the South
Take Exit 110 (11th Avenue) from I-71-NS
Turn left (west)  onto 11th Avenue
Continue past all gates onto the Ohio Expo Center grounds
Turn right (north) onto Fourth Street
Turn right (west) onto 17th Avenue
Continue on 17th Avenue toward the Ohio Expo Center. The campgrounds gate, Gate 11, will be the first gate on your left.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Recreational Vehicle Permit - Frequently Asked Questions