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2024 Youth Arts Program Book

Enter Youth Arts Competition

The 2024 Youth Arts Competition deadline is June 21 at 1 p.m.

2024 Ohio State Fair Youth Arts Important Dates

June 21 Entry deadline at 1 p.m. All online entry information, payment, and uploaded images must be received.
June 30 Acceptance/Non-acceptance notices will be emailed to artists.
July 11 Shipped entries postmarked deadline. If entries are received past July 18, we cannot guarantee placement in the exhibit.
Thursday, July 18 Artwork drop off, 3-7 p.m., Kasich Hall
Friday, July 19 Artwork drop off, 3-7 p.m., Kasich Hall
Saturday, July 20 Artwork drop off, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Kasich Hall
July 24 Award notifications and ceremony details will be emailed.
August 2-4 Youth Chalk Art Competition (check-in at Kasich Hall B).
August 4 Youth Arts Award Ceremony, 4-5 p.m., Kasich Hall. Art will be released for pickup after the ceremony from 5-6 p.m.
August 5 Artwork Pickup, 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Kasich Hall
VIEW COMPLETE LIST OF OHIO STATE FAIR ARTS IMPORTANT DATES
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Categories

  • Elementary School
  • Middle School
  • High School
  • Special Events
The 2023 Youth Arts Competition deadline was June 21 at 1 p.m.

2023 accepted artists

How to print your entry tags - Click here to print your entry tag. Your name, password, and WEN are the same as when you entered this competition. Your WEN is also listed on the accepted artist lists above.


Online entry assistance

Winner forms

  • Forms to be completed by those who receive $499 or more in premium winnings. All exhibitors who win $499 or more in premiums must use this link to visit the State of Ohio Supplier website using the link above. If you have previously registered with the state as a supplier in previous years, you do not need to register again. If not completed, your premium payment cannot be processed.
  • How to print your entry tags – Click here to print your entry tag. Your name, password, and WEN are the same as when you entered this competition. Your WEN is also listed on the accepted artist lists above.
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