Ohio State Fair 2018

25 Jul 2018 - 05 Aug 2018
The event is over

Ohio Expo Center
Columbus / Ohio / United States of America

Ohio State Fair is one of the largest state fairs in the United State that includes rock and country recording artists, agricultural exhibits, competitions, a variety of activities and exhibits including interactive educational displays, sporting competitions, a fine arts show, free stages with amazing hypnotists, impressive magicians and wholesome kids' entertainment, exotic animals in the free petting zoo, a farm animal delivery room, helicopter rides, roving performers, youth agricultural competitions, horse shows, an eight acre natural resources park with free kiddie fishing, wildlife and much more. This 12 days state fair is being organized by Ohio Expo Center & State Fair. The venue of this event is Ohio Expo Center which is located in Columbus, Ohio, United States of America. The event will be held from 25 July 2018, Wednesday to 05 August 2018, Sunday. This state fair offers high quality of exhibits, products, competitions, educational opportunities, and the exciting range of entertainment such as concerts, arena events etc. Ohio State Fair 2018 will showcase a wide range of products and services related to agriculture, household products and lifestyle sectors from the leading exhibitors, for example, premium book, canning & baking, ceramics & fine arts, floriculture, needlework, photography, home brew, vegetables & fruits, sheep, goats, swine, beef, rabbits, poultry, horses. Over 100,000 visitors are expected at this state fair. The frequency of Ohio State Fair is annual. The first year of this state fair is 1850.

  Address : 717 East 17th Avenue

  City : Columbus, OH

  Country : United States of America

  Phone : +1 614-644-3247

  Website : Click here for venue website

Ohio Expo Center

Located in the heart of Columbus, and just north of downtown, Ohio Expo Center is home to the largest consumer events in the region and is a popular family destination, offering one million square feet of event space, on-site parking for 12,000 vehicles, seating for 20,000 people and ties for 2,000 cattle, a basketball court, an ice rink and a 10,000-seat arena etc. under roof. The venue is the permanent home of the Ohio State Fair.

Organized by

Ohio Expo Center & State Fair

Address: 717 East 17th

City: Columbus, OH

Country: United States of America

Phone: +(1)-(614)-644-3247

Phone: +(1)-(614)-466-8346

Fax: +(1)-(614)-6443247


  • Admission gates : 9 am – 10 pm (Except August 5, until 7 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)


  • Adults 13-59 : $10
  • Seniors 60+ : $8
  • Children 5-12 : $8
  • Children under 5 : FREE

Event at a glance

  Event Type Regional Trade Show
  Start Date 25 July 2018, Wednesday
  End Date 05 August 2018, Sunday
  Category State & County Fair
  Venue Ohio Expo Center
  City Columbus, OH
  State Ohio
  Country United States of America
  Organizer Ohio Expo Center & State Fair
  Web Site Click for official website
  First Year 1850
  Frequency Annual
  Visitors 100,000+
  Open to The public

Past Editions

  • 26 Jul 2017 - 06 Aug 2017
    Ohio Expo Center, Columbus, OH
  • 27 Jul 2016 - 07 Aug 2016
    Ohio Expo Center, Columbus, OH
  • 29 Jul 2015 - 09 Aug 2015
    Ohio Expo Center, Columbus, OH
  • 23 Jul 2014 - 03 Aug 2014
    Ohio Expo Center, Columbus, OH
  • 24 Jul 2013 - 04 Aug 2013
    Ohio Expo Center, Columbus, OH
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