- Ohio State Fair dates
- General admission prices
- Discounts on admission and ride wristbands
- Group ticket purchasing
- Guest services
- 2014 - July 23 through Aug. 3.
- Admission gates: 9 am – 10 pm (Except Aug. 3, until 8 pm)
- Commercial exhibit buildings: 10 am – 9 pm*
- Youth Center: 9 am – 8 pm*
- Janis Center: 8 am – 6 pm
- Other exhibit buildings: 9 am – 9 pm*
- Rides: 10 am - 11 pm (open until midnight Fridays and Saturdays)
*Some buildings have reduced hours on Aug. 3.
- $10 - Adults 13-59
- $8 - Seniors 60+
- $8 - Children 5-12
- Free - Children under 5
- $6 - Advance sale tickets
- $23 - Ride-All-Day Wristband Vouchers
- $20 - Advanced Sale Ride-All-Day Wristband Vouchers (available through July 22 only)
- $5 - Parking
Save up to $4 off gate admission prices with $6 tickets available through August 3 at Kroger, participating AAA locations, participating Ticketmaster outlets. Purchase ride-all-day wristband vouchers (to be redeemed at the Fair for a wristband) for only $20 at Ticketmaster outlets through July 22 only.
For a complete list of special days and discounts, please see the "Discounts & Promotions" page.
$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 $23 each day of the Fair.