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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.

Columbus Crew SC

Mapfre Stadium (Columbus)
Crew vs. New York City FC, Saturday April 29 at 7:30 p.m.

The next scheduled State Employee night with the Crew is scheduled for Saturday evening, April 29 with New York City FC providing the opposition. International superstars Prilo, Frank Lampard and David Villa will all be in action. Following the game, kids 15 and under can enjoy a penalty kick. Tickets will sell out quickly, so make your arrangements soon. For ordering information, click the blue "Columbus Crew SC" link.

Cincinnati Reds
Great American Ballpark (Cincinnati)

Baseball fans! State Employees will have a number of chances to enjoy discounted ticket pricing to Reds games during the upcoming season. For ticketing information for this season’s State of Ohio Days at Great America Ballpark, please visit http://m.mlb.com/reds/tickets/specials/groupvip. Click here for the promo code to use when ordering tickets. 

Major League Lacrosse
Fortress Obetz (Columbus)

Have you ever seen a live professional lacrosse game? Here is your chance to get in on the action of one of America's fastest growing sports, up close and personal at the brand-new Fortress Obetz in Southeastern Columbus. Tickets for the 2017 schedule including seven exciting home games, beginning May 6, are now available. For more ordering information, click on the blue "Major League Lacrosse" link above.

Cirque du Soleil
Schottenstein Center (Columbus

Wednesday, May 17, Thursday, May 18, and Friday, May 19 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, May 20 at 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, May 21 at 1:30 p.m. and 5 p.m.

This spring, Cirque Du Soleil presents OVO, a world where colorful insects come to life and experience a journey of discovery. This exciting show will be coming to the Schottenstein Center from May 17 through 21. Take advantage of this opportunity to purchase discounted tickets by locating the special Order Form behind the blue "Cirque Du Soleil" link. Those purchasing student, senior (ages 65 and older) and/or military discount tickets should bring their valid IDs (student, military and/or driver's licenses).

Discount Specials

Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Powell, Ohio


Click on the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium link for details to order day tickets to the Zoo and Aquarium, available now through the end of 2017.

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 tickets by May 19 and save up to 40% (10% more than the listed price) off best available room rates at when booking your reservation online at www.greatwolf.com or with a reservationist at 1.800.905.WOLF (9653). Book early and save more! Now is the time to start making your plans before the summer heat sets in. Offer based on availability and restrictions apply. 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 25 percent savings. The tickets never expire and are valid any day and any time during regular Museum operating hours. 

Save on Transportation and Parking

Ride Solutions Vanpool Referral Promotion

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From/To downtown Columbus

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From/To Clark, Greene and Montgomery Counties

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