Ohio State Fair


Ohio State Fair organizers say an estimated 921 thousand people attended the event this year, 61 thousand short of the record set last year.

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Republican Ohio Governor John Kasich says he's focused on backing his party's congressional candidates this fall and won't talk about supporting a presidential candidate.

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The 163rd annual Ohio State Fair opens today in Columbus. Musical acts, agricultural displays, information booths, rides and food are among the offerings.

Ohio State Fair organizers say a record of more than 982 thousand people attended the event this year, up 7 percent from the record set last year.

Sounds From The State Fair

Aug 7, 2015

The Ohio State Fair concludes this weekend. 

Ohio State Fair officials say vendors will not be permitted to sell Confederate flag merchandise at the event that starts July 29.

Ohio State Fair organizers say good weather led to record attendance this year.

The Ohio State Fair is over for another year. 

State Spending Millions To Help Horse Show

Apr 22, 2014

Organizers of the All American Quarter Horse Congress have decided to stay in Ohio after the state committed 38 million dollars for upgrades at the state fairgrounds.

Officials with the Ohio State Fair say high school students have until the end of March to apply for participation in either group. 

State Fair Posts Sixth Consecutive Yearly Profit

Nov 15, 2013

Public records show the Ohio State Fair made a 400 thousand dollar profit this year.

Columbus Police say the director of the Ohio State Fair Youth Choir failed to report sexual abuse allegations involving his assistant and choir members last year.

State Fair Sets Attendance Record

Aug 6, 2013

Ohio State Fair organizers say a record 900 thousand people attended this year's event.

4-H Projects At The State Fair Go Beyond Livestock

Jul 29, 2013

When you think about 4 H projects at the Ohio State Fair, you probably think about livestock and the sale of Champions.

State Fair Opens

Jul 25, 2013

The recent heat wave let up for yesterday's opening of the Ohio State Fair.

Security preparations are under way at the Ohio State Fair.

Columbus police are investigating the director of the State Fair's youth choir.