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The State of Ohio does not solicit discounts. Discounts are offered solely at the discretion of the vendor and approved by the Ohio Department of Administrative Services. Posted discount offers are limited to attractions, recreational facilities, and entertainment and sporting events.

Cincinnati Reds

Great American Ball Park (Cincinnati)

The baseball season is off to an exciting start for the Reds who are poised to contend in the tough National League Central Division. Mark your calendars for these special home games against division rivals and others, which will include discounted pricing for state employees: (Check out this link for ordering instructions -
www.reds.com/groupvip )

Reds vs. Atlanta Braves - Tuesday, May 12 at 7:10 p.m.
Reds vs. Colorado Rockies - Monday, May 25 at 1:10 p.m. (Memorial Day)
Reds vs. Philadelphia Phillies - Tuesday, June 9 at 7:10 p.m.
Reds vs. Minnesota Twins - Tuesday, June 30 at 7:10 p.m.
Reds vs. Milwaukee Brewers - Sunday, July 5 at 1:10 p.m.
Reds vs. Chicago Cubs - Tuesday, July 21 at 7:10 p.m.
Reds vs. St. Louis Cardinals - Wednesday, Aug. 5 at 7:10 p.m.
Reds vs. Los Angeles Dodgers - Wednesday, Aug. 26 at 7:10 p.m.
Reds vs. Pittsburgh Pirates - Wednesday, Sept. 9 at 7:10 p.m.

Reds vs. St. Louis Cardinals - Sunday, Sept. 13 at 1:10 p.m.

Columbus Clippers
Huntington Park (Columbus)
Clippers vs. Gwinnett Braves, Friday, May 22 at 7:15 p.m.

It's the first State of Ohio Employee's night of the young season and the Clippers are off to a great start. Join the Clippers as they take on the Gwinnett Braves, Friday, May 22. Invite your family and friends to a party at the park. Rightfield gate opens at 5:30 p.m.

Columbus Crew
Mapfre Stadium (Columbus)
Crew vs. L.A. Galaxy - Saturday, June 13 at 7:30 p.m.

Join the Crew when they take on the defending MLS champion L.A. Galaxy on the next State of Ohio Employee Appreciation Night, Saturday, June 13. Discounted tickets are available for all state employees, friends and family.

Kentucky Speedway (Sparta KY)

Racing fans will have a hot weekend on the track during Quaker State 400 weekend. A discounted Tower ticket will treat you to one of the signature events of the NASCAR Sprint Cup series. Ohio state employees attending this exciting event should take Interstate 71/75 south and merge on I-71 towards Louisville at Exit 173. The Speedway can be accessed by taking either Exit 57 (Ky State Highway 35 North) or Exit 55 (Ky Route 1039).


Discount Specials

Columbus Zoo and AquariumPhoto by: Grahm S. Jones
Powell (near Columbus)
IMPORTANT: Please read all of the instructions prior to ordering tickets.
It’s a wild world of fun at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium – named the No. 1 zoo in America by USA Travel Guide. Visit Polar Frontier to see the polar bears as they frolic underwater and swim overhead. Plus, journey through the African Forest surrounded by leopards, okapis, bonobos and the world-famous family of western lowland gorillas including Colo, the first gorilla born in human care and the oldest in any zoo.

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum
1100 Rock and Roll Blvd (Cleveland)
Now through December 31, take advantage of an opportunity to walk through corridors of music history at a discounted price.

Save on Transportation and Parking

Ride Solutions Flier
Informational flier

Ride Solutions Vanpooling
Informational flier

RideSolutions - Bike to Work
Form a team to ride together, ensure safety and enjoy the exercise

RideSolutions Vanpooling
From/To downtown Columbus

RideSolutions Vanpooling 
From/To Clark, Greene and Montgomery Counties

RideSolutions Vanpooling
From/To Newark and Springfield

RideSolutions Vanpooling
From/To Newark/Pataskala