Online: Purchase advance tickets ONLINE until Wednesday, June 13 at midnight.
By phone: Call 1-866-500-FAIR (3247) (advance tickets available by phone until Wednesday, June 13 at 5 p.m.)
At the door: Tickets are ALWAYS available Fair days at the box office / ticket sales tent.
In-person advance: If you are local to the Columbus area, advance tickets are available for purchase at the Ohio History Connection Gift Shop until June 14th. Gift shop hours are Monday - Sunday 10-5, except for Memorial Day (5/28) they are closed
10am to 5pm each day (rain or shine!) Early Bird Ticket Holders enter at 8:30 on Fri. & Sat.
|Ticket type||At the door||Advance|
|3 Day Weekend Pass||$25||$15|
|Early Bird 3 Day Wknd Pass- 8:30 entry on Fri. & Sat.||$40||$40|
|Make & Take Workshops||$10-$25 if available||$10-$15|
Online discount advance tickets are available until midnight of the Wednesday of the show week. However, we stop mailing tickets and book vouchers 10 days prior to the Fair. Tickets ordered less than 10 days prior will be held at Will Call by last name in the Ticket Sales Tent.
Free admission for fathers on Father’s Day, June 17th
Children under 16 free if accompanied by an adult.
Regular parking fees apply ( $5 per car per day).
Advance Ticket orders by phone or online have a $5 processing fee per order, not per ticket
Tickets, books, fees, workshops are nonrefundable whether they are used or not
Pets are not permitted at any time except for service/guide animals for guests with disabilities. Guide animals must have proper identification and proof of rabies vaccination.
Motorized Scooters will not be available to rent at the Fair this year. We apologize for the inconvenience.