Ohio State Fair Spins into Week Two

The Ohio State Fair has started its second week. The Columbus fair has been a favorite family tradition since 1850.

The two-week annual event includes a variety of activities and exhibits including interactive educational activities, sporting competitions, a fine arts show, entertainment stages, petting zoo, helicopter rides, farm animal delivery room, roving performers, agricultural competitions, more than 60 fun rides, horse shows, an eight-acre natural resources park with free kiddie fishing and hundreds of food vendors.

Prize Wheel spinner talks with AARP Ohio

The event also includes local business booths in the Marketplace like AARP Ohio. The non-profit organization offered Prize Wheel spinners backpacks, tote bags, fans and t-shirts.

spinners line up for the Prize Wheel

Attendance for the Ohio State Fair was 982,305 in 2015, the highest 12-day attendance on record. The event runs through August 6 at the Ohio Expo Center & State Fair at 717 East 17th Avenue.

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