Local Sports & Festivals

Ohio State Fair

Wednesday, July 27th - Sunday, August 7th 2016
The Ohio State Fairgrounds
717 E 17th Ave, Columbus, OH, 43211

Immerse yourself in Ohio’s history and culture at one of the largest fairs in the nation! Fairgoers can enjoy livestock shows, competitions, amusement rides, live music, games, exhibits, food and so much more during the 12-day fair.  
This year, families can also stop by Nationwide’s Make Safe Happen tent to learn more about childhood safety in and around the home. Interactive games and giveaways provide easy tips on making your home safer for all members of the family. Plus, don’t miss your chance to get your picture taken with Nate the Eagle on August 5th!