Employee Discounts

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.

Ohio State Buckeyes Basketball
Value City Arena-Schottenstein Center (Columbus)
Sunday, Feb. 4, 2018 vs. Illinois at Noon

State of Ohio Employees have the opportunity to enjoy discounted tickets one more Buckeye basketball game this season, againt the Fighting Ilini of Illinois. Tickets will go fast, so be sure to make plans. Click on the blue Ohio State Buckeyes Basketball link for ordering information.

Ohio State Buckeyes Hockey
Value City Arena-Schottenstein Center (Columbus)
Friday, Jan. 26, 2018 at 7 p.m.

State of Ohio Employees have the opportunity to enjoy discounted tickets to the Ohio State Men’s Ice Hockey game on January 26th vs Michigan! Tickets for State Employees are just $9 each! For more information, click on the blue "Ohio State Buckeyes Hockey" link.

Harlem Globetrotters (Canton)  
Canton Civic Center 
Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018 at 7 p.m.

Harlem Globetrotters (Wooster)
Timken Gymnasium at the College of Wooster
Monday, Feb. 5, 2018, at 7 p.m.

Harlem Globetrotters (Youngstown)
Covelli Center
Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018, at 7 p.m.

Disney on Ice (Columbus)
Nationwide Arena (Columbus)
Thursday, Jan 25, 2018 at 7 p.m.; Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018 at 11 a.m. and 7 p.m.; Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018
Deadline to Order: Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 at 3 p.m.

Mickey and Minnie are coming to Columbus with a host of Disney Stars when Disney on Ice presents "Reach for the Stars" at Nationwide Arena. Tickets are on sale for four performances at discounted rates.
Click on the blue "Disney on Ice (Columbus)" link for ordering information.


World's Toughest Rodeo
Nationwide Arena (Columbus)
Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.
Deadline to Order: Monday, Jan. 15, 2018 at 3 p.m.

Start the new year with some western fun when the Cinch "World's Toughest Rodeo comes to Columbus. Discounted pricing is now available. Click on the blue "World's Toughest Rodeo" link for ordering information.


Cirque du Soleil
Value City Arena-Schottenstein Center (Columbus)
Thursday, April 12 at 7:30 p.m.; Friday, April 13 at 3:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 14 at 3:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.; Sunday, April 15 at 1 p.m. and 5 p.m.

Cirque du Soleil is coming to Columbus this spring. You will want to order because these tickets will go fast. Click on the blue "Cirque du Soleil" link for ordering information.


Discount Specials

Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Powell Ohio

Holiday Special being held Friday, Dec. 15. Admission of $21.99 per person includes free parking, chili bar, hot chocolate, coffee and holiday cookies

African Safari Wildlife Park
Port Clinton, Ohio

Buckle up for the adventure of a lifetime. Bring your family on a safari through the deepest corner of the African continent. African Safari Wildlife Park is currently open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. with the last car admitted at 4 p.m. Dates, hours, shows, exhibits, and rates subject to change without advance notice. Click here for ordering information.

Great Wolf Lodges of Ohio
Mason and Sandusky, Ohio

Clear your calendar, pack your swim suits, and head to Great Wolf Lodge! 

Just imagine … a colossal indoor water park, 100 game arcade, Scooops Kids Spa, Glow Golf and fantastic restaurants -- all under one roof! A trip to Great Wolf Lodge creates family memories that last a lifetime for children of all ages.

Book your reservation online at greatwolf.com or with a reservationist at 1.800.905.WOLF (9653). Work ID must be presented at check in.

GREAT WOLF LODGE MASON: The 79,000-square-foot indoor water park boasts 12 water slides, six pools (including a wave pool), a lazy river and adult and family whirlpools. The resort also features restaurants, the MagiQuest live-action fantasy adventure game, adult and children’s spas, a confectionery brimming with homemade fudge and baked goodies, a gift emporium, an 18-hole mini-golf course, an animated Great Clock Tower, Starbucks, Pizza Hut Express and an outdoor pool (open seasonally).

GREAT WOLF LODGE SANDUSKY: Great Wolf Lodge is an all-suites, full-service, indoor water park resort built with families at the core of its concept. In addition to the grand-scale indoor water park, notable amenities include: family restaurants, a game arcade, gift shops and Cub Club, a dedicated arts and crafts center for kids. The lodge's Grand Lobby serves as the property's 'living room' where guests can gather in front of a roaring fireplace to experience activities such as nightly Story Time while watching the animated show of the Grand Clock Tower come to life.


Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Cleveland, Ohio

Walk through the corridors of rock and roll history at discounted prices. Use the attached promo code and purchase adult general admission tickets at a 28 percent savings.


Save on Transportation and Parking

Ride Solutions Vanpool Referral Promotion
Promotional Flier

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