Online: Buy Tickets
At the door: Regular priced tickets ($18-$40) 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 from July 30th until Thursday, September 12, 2018 at 4 p.m. (Call 800-204-7801 for gift shop hours.)
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|
|One day||$18||$13 until 9/12|
|3 Day Weekend Pass||$25||$15 until 9/12|
|Early Bird 3 Day Wknd Pass- 8:30 entry on Fri. & Sat.||$40||$30 until 9/12|
|Make & Take Workshops- see link below for options||$20-$30 if available||$20-$30|
Discount advance ticket prices ($13 – $30) increase to day of pricing ($18 – $40) as of midnight September 12th.
Can’t find the email with your tickets, click here for the Etix Order Look up
Children 16 and under free if accompanied by an adult. (no ticket needed if 16 or under)
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 can be printed or shown on a mobile device. Tickets can also be texted to your mobile device at the end of the purchase process. Advance and at the gate tickets will have an additional 5% added for the Greater Columbus Arts Council to fund arts groups.
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- are only available to reserve in advance, none available on site. Contact Bev Renkert at 101 Mobility Columbus, 740-548-5449 (M-F 9 a.m. -4 p.m.) They rent Pride Mobility Go Go Traveler Elite 3 wheel scooters with a 300 pound weight capacity. Rental: $50/day plus tax. Pre-rented scooters will be available for pick up at the Fair Information Office on Main St., see map for location.