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Day of Show Details

Tuesday, August 2, 2022

Ohio State Fair

Cooper Arena

717 E. 17th Avenue

Columbus, OH 43211


1:30 p.m. — Media event/meet and greet ahead of event

  • All media must check in at the Fair’s media center located off 11th Avenue in order to gain credentials and be admitted to the Fair. They can then be escorted on golf carts to the steer show. Media procedures can be viewed here.

2:00 p.m. — Event starts

  • Explanation of event, how to donate
  • Grand Entrance of Exhibitors with 4-H member, interviews, and show — all integrated
  • Judging
  • Awards announced for Showmanship and Best Steer — banners presented
  • Voting and announcement of People’s Choice and Best Dressed — banners presented
  • Photos taken with steer show backdrop
  • Sale
  • Each team has photo made immediately following the “sale” of their steer
  • Event concludes