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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.

 Special Events

Cincinnati Reds
Great American Ball Park (Cincinnati)
Aug. 26, vs. Chicago Cubs
Sept. 9, vs. St. Louis Cardinals
Jay Bruce, Todd Frazier and the speedster Billy Hamilton face National League rivals and some of the brightest stars in Major League Baseball.
 
Cleveland IndiansPhoto credit: Cleveland Indians
Progressive Field (Cleveland)

Aug. 22-24, vs. Houston Astros
Sept. 1-4, vs. Detroit Tigers
Sept. 5-7, vs. Chicago White Sox
Sept. 8, vs. Los Angeles Angels
Sept. 9-11, vs. Minnesota Twins

Plus discount tickets to many more Indians games. Select from 80 Indians games throughout the season as they face many of the best teams in Major League Baseball.

Columbus Clippers
Huntington Park (Columbus)
Aug. 31, vs. Toledo Mud Hens
Spend a late summer evening  downtown at beautiful Huntington Park. It's State of Ohio Employees Night so come as a group and root for our Clippers.

Cleveland Gladiators
The Cleveland Gladiators are in the ARENA BOWL. See the Gladiators take on the Arizona Rattlers in Arena Bowl XXVII at a special discounted state rate. The game is scheduled Saturday, Aug. 23 at Quicken Loans Arena. Don't miss the action as the Gladiators try to bring home Cleveland's first championship in 50 years.

Disney Live! Mickey's Music Festival
Value City Arena at the Jerome Schottenstein Center (Columbus)
Oct. 26 (Shows at 1 p.m. and 4 p.m.)
Ticket order deadline: Oct. 17 at 3 p.m.
Mickey Mouse and friends rock the world with the stars from "The Little Mermaid," "Aladdin" and "Disney/Pixar’s Toy Story" in their new touring show "Disney Live! Mickey's Music Festival." Disney hits are remixed to the hottest sounds of today featuring hip hop, pop, swing, reggae, rock, country and much more. The irresistible lineup of performers, including Mickey, Minnie, Donald and Goofy; Ariel, Sebastian and Ursula; Jasmine, Aladdin and Genie; plus Woody, Buzz and Jessie, are among the more than 25 Disney stars featured in this jam session fit for the entire family.

Disney on Ice
Nationwide Arena (Columbus)
Thursday, Feb 19, 2015; Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015; Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015
Evening Shows start at 7 p.m.; Weekend afternoon shows start at 11 a.m
Order deadline: Feb. 11, 2015
From wheels to waves, playtime to pixie dust, your family’s favorite Disney moments come to life at Disney On Ice presents Worlds of Fantasy with dazzling skating, special effects and beloved characters certain to create a lifetime of memories.

 

Discount Specials

African Safari Wildlife Park
Sandusky
Experience life on the African plains at this 100-acre preserve, African Safari Wildlife Park is home to more than 400 animals. Midwest’s only drive-thru safari also offers daily animal shows and pig races. The African Safari Wildlife Park is open seasonally March 1 through Nov. 30. The African Safari also has pig races, animal shows and camel rides for children.

Cedar Point
Sandusky
IMPORTANT: Please read all of the instructions prior to ordering tickets.
In 2014, two new rides and general midway improvements will greet you at America’s Roller Coast. First, the new Pipe Scream thrill ride will rock and roll you on over 302 feet of track, flying 43 feet above the midway at 43 mph! Twist and spin on what’s being called “the best of a roller coaster and a flat ride in one.” Take flight on Lake Erie Eagles! This unique experience is an updated version of a classic thrill ride. Riders will sit in one of eight “eagles” suspended from arms 28 feet in the air. As the ride spins, the eagles will swing outward – and riders have the unique opportunity to control their flight experience from mild to wild! GateKeeper is the tallest, fastest and longest wing roller coaster in the world! Soar on the wings of Cedar Point's guardian of the front gate when you climb 170 feet and perform a wing-over drop maneuver, sending you on a 2-minute, 20-second adrenaline rush! Also, find out about live entertainment offered while you are at Cedar Point. Click here for more information.

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.
END OF SUMMER SPECIAL: On Saturday, Aug. 30, get a ticket to the Zoo/Zoombezi Bay, free parking and a meal consisting of a hamburger, hot dog, chips, pasta salad, cookies and fountain soda (normally a $55 value) for just $21.99 per person!  Add ride wristbands and souvenir sipper cups with free refills all day for just an additional $11.99 for a total of $32.99 per person (normally a $75 value). 

Great Wolf Lodges of OhioPhoto provided by Great Wolf Lodges of Ohio
Mason and Sandusky
Offer based on availability; restrictions apply; must present work ID upon check in.
Clear your calendar, pack your swim suits, and head to Great Wolf Lodge at Cincinnati/Mason or Sandusky! Just imagine … a colossal indoor water park, 100-game arcade, Scoops Kid Spa 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. Save 20 percent off the best available room rates.
AND FOR A LIMITED TIME, SAVE UP TO 30% ON BEST RATES. HERE'S HOW!

GREAT WOLF LODGE MASON The 79,000-square-foot indoor waterpark boasts 12 waterslides, 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 waterpark resort built with families at the core of its concept. In addition to the grand-scale indoor waterpark, 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.

Kings Island
Mason
IMPORTANT: Please read all of the instructions prior to ordering tickets.
With more than 80 rides and attractions, Kings Island is one of the Midwest's largest amusement parks. Feel the rush and let out a shrieking scream on one of their 14 world-class roller coasters! Let your kids experience a world of unsurpassed fun and adventure in Kings Island's award-winning children's area or cool off on a warm day in Kings Island's 15-acre waterpark (entry into waterpark is free with park admission).

River Expeditions (Rafting)Image provided by River Expeditions
West Virginia
Start planning your wild, wonderful West Virginia vacation and get the most authentic experience at an affordable price with River Expeditions as your host. Take advantage of great whitewater rafting rates and area adventure vacation packages including zip lines, ATV tours, rock climbing, mountain biking and more while making the most of your visit to the scenic and historic New River Gorge National Park. There's nothing like it!


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