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Poster competition open now

2015 Severe Weather Awareness Poster Competition now accepting entries The Severe Weather Awareness Poster Competition hosted by the Ohio Committee for Severe Weather Awareness is…

Apply for the Band or Choir today

Top High School musicians in state sought The Ohio State Fair is looking for talented young musicians for membership in the prestigious All-Ohio State Fair…

Youth artists honored

Ohio First Lady recognizes three Ohio State Fair youth artists in “Spotlight” program Ohio First Lady Karen W. Kasich heralded the talents of three Ohio…

Strickler in Hall of Fame

OHIO STATE FAIR GENERAL MANAGER INDUCTED INTO HALL OF FAME The Ohio State Fair’s longest-running general manager, Virgil Strickler, can now add another accolade to…

Summer internships at the Fair

We're hiring! Each year, the Ohio State Fair recruits students for paid internships to help make this large-scale event a success. Now, you can be…

Fair receives international recognition

The Ohio State Fair has received several awards of distinction for communications in the following categories from the International Association of Fairs and Expositions (IAFE)…

Energy efficiency recognized

The Ohio Expo Center was recently recognized by American Electric Power (AEP) Ohio for completing its annual energy efficiency project. As a result of the…

Fair on national TV

Ohio State Fair to be featured on Cooking Channel's Carnival Eats on November 13 The Ohio State Fair will be featured on an upcoming episode…

New Arts Director named

The Ohio State Fair has announced that Sandy Libertini will serve as the Fair’s Arts Director, overseeing the Creative Arts, Fine Arts and Youth Arts…
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