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Five Reasons to Attend Ohio Tourism Day

Ohio Tourism Day on the Ohio Statehouse Lawn in Columbus

Five Reasons to Attend Ohio Tourism Day

By Mary Kleffner

Posted On: Apr 19, 2022

Experience the excitement that comes with planning your next Ohio adventure Ohio Tourism Day! More than 100 tourism experiences from across the state will join Ohio. Find It Here. for this FREE event at the Ohio Statehouse (West Lawn) on Wednesday, May 11 from 11AM – 2PM. It's not only the ultimate opportunity to plan your next Ohio Trip, but a day packed full of happiness and joy for the whole family!

athens county booth at ohio tourism day in columbus ohio

1. Travel Inspiration

Think of yourself as a thrill seeker, outdoor adventurer or arts & culture buff? No matter what you're into – roller coasters, hiking, shopping, museums or sports – you'll find all the travel inspiration you need in one place. Find travel experts at nearly 100 different booths that'll help you jump start your Ohio vacation planning.

little boy getting his face painted at ohio tourism day in columbus ohio

2. Fun for the Whole Family

Ohio Tourism Day isn't just for grown-ups. Your little ones will love getting their faces painted and meeting their favorite characters in real-life. The fun doesn't stop there! Learn about all kinds of Ohio activities with exciting hands-on activities and interactive games you'll find all-afternoon.  

people with butler county tourism booth giving away donut samples at ohio tourism day in columbus ohio

3. Giveaways Galore

From frisbees to food samples, discover tons of awesome, free stuff – as well as the chance to win cool giveaways. You could walk away the lucky winner of an overnight stay at an inn, tickets to a concert, or Ohio prizes and souvenirs.   

young woman posing next to greater columbus arts councils art shark mascot at ohio tourism day in columbus ohio

4. Insta-Worthy Photo Ops

Create the perfect souvenir by snapping a pic at one of several Ohio-themed photo-ops. From mascots to an Ohio-made Jeep, there will be plenty of picture-worthy snaps. Don't forget to tag your photos with #OhioFindItHere and #OhioTourismDay for a change to be featured on our Instagram! 

Cameron Fontana taking a group selfie at ohio tourism day in columbus ohio

5. Meet TV Personality, Cameron Fontana

Dance, play and celebrate with event emcee Cameron Fontana, an Emmy-award winning television personality for ABC6, FOX28 and The CW Columbus.

With nearly 100 attractions, giveaways, live entertainment and much more, you'll discover that no matter what you're seeking – you'll Find It Here. in Ohio. 

For more Ohio things to do, check out #OhioFindItHere at Ohio.org

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