Family Value Day is free for kids, ages 12 and under! Adults are admitted until 6 p.m. for $8. And, to make the deal even sweeter, families can buy one all-day rider wristband for $22 and a second person will receive a hand stamp that allows them to ride for free until 6 p.m.
Here are a few fun and family friendly things to check out at The Ohio State Fair on July 30, 2012.
Don't Miss Free Ohio State Fair Concerts
Agriculture is Cool interactive education stations, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
DiSalle Creative Arts Center 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
9 a.m. - 9 p.m. - Chocolate Farm, Culinary Demo, Food Sculpting, Ohio Guilds, Ohio Honey & Bees, Puppetry
9 a.m. - 9 p.m. - People’s Choice Voting
9 a.m. - 5 p.m. - Tole Painting Demo
Noon - 1 p.m. - OSBA Products of the Beehive
Noon - 6 p.m. - Puppetry Art Past and Present
1 p.m. - Watermelon Seed Spitting Contest
2 p.m. - Aramark Go Fish Competition judging
2:30 p.m. - OSBA - Other Pollinators
3 p.m. - Chocolate: Past & Present
5 p.m. - Meet President Lincoln
5:30 p.m. - OSBA - Cooking with Honey
Noon, 2 p.m. - Julie Ivory, acoustic pop
1 p.m., 6 p.m. - Greg Frisbee, comedy juggling
2:45 p.m., 5 p.m., 7 p.m. - Bronkar, beat box juggler
3:30 p.m., 8 p.m. - Mama Lou, strong woman
Don't miss: Ohio State Fair Events + ActivitiesOhio Connections Academy Youth Center
9 a.m., 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m., 7 p.m. - Youth Scavenger Hunt
9 a.m. - Noon - FCCLA Culinary Showcase
9 a.m. - 4 p.m. - OSU Phun with Physics
9 a.m. - 5 p.m. - 4-H Woodworking
9 a.m. - 8 p.m. - Central Ohio Lego Train Club
9 a.m. - 8 p.m. - 4-H Lincoln Electric Welding Trailer, 4-H & American Welding Society Careers in Welding Trailer, lawn
9 a.m. - 8 p.m. - FCCLA - Cancer Awareness, lawn
9 a.m. - 8 p.m. - FFA - Ohio Bioproducts Innovation Center, lawn
9 a.m. - 8 p.m. - Boy Scouts Eagle Recognition Day, lawn
10 a.m. - FCCLA Wheel of Knowledge
10 a.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m. - Grange Craft Creations
1 p.m. - 3 p.m. - Girl Scouts Speech Competition, Tomorrows Leaders
4 p.m. - FCCLA Wheel of Knowledge - Spin and Win
5:30 p.m. - Boy Scouts - Flag Retirement Ceremony
6:30 p.m. - All-Ohio State Fair Band
Don't Miss: Ohio State Fair Headliner ConcertsMore Fun Attractions:
Central Ohio Model Railroad Club, 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Creative Corner pres. by American Family Insurance, 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Fireworks, 9:45 p.m.
Giant Slide, 10 a.m. - 11 p.m.
Kiddieland, 10 a.m. - 11 p.m.
Monster Mural, 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Mountain Dew Midway, 10 a.m. - 11 p.m.
OVMA Veterinary Education Center, 9 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Parade, 4 p.m.
Petting Zoo pres. by Tractor Supply Co., 10 a.m. - 11 p.m.
Pig Races pres. by Tractor Supply Co. and 99.7 The Blitz, 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m., 5:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m.
Pony Rides, 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Sand Sculpture , open all Fair hours
White Castle SkySlider, 10 a.m. - 11 p.m.
Snakes Alive, 2 p.m., 4 p.m., 5:30 p.m.