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Town Hall Ohio looks ahead to the Ohio State Fair

Published Jul. 22, 2009 | Discuss this on Facebook
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For Immediate Release

July 22, 2009

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Everything from great food and spectacular rides to animals and big-name entertainment awaits visitors at the 156th Ohio State Fair. Ohio Expo Center and State Fair General Manager Virgil Strickler and Marketing and Public Relations Director Christina Leeds, will discuss the vast variety of attractions for fairgoers.

Ohio Farm Bureau’s Cara Lawson will describe what the ‘Land and Living’ exhibit, located in the Nationwide Donahey Ag & Hort Building, has to offer visitors of all ages. Scott Peacock, Experience Columbus, will examine the economic impact the fair has on central Ohio and Kaleigh Frazier will share the Ohio Department of Agriculture’s role in ride safety and Heartland Cuisine cooking demonstrations in the Taste of Ohio Café. Want to know what it takes to prepare animals for the fair? Junior fair exhibitor William Long will walk listeners through the process.

Town Hall Ohio can be heard on these radio stations:

Bellefontaine

WBLL

1390 AM

Saturday

6 a.m.

Chillicothe

WSRW

106.5 FM

Saturday

7 a.m.

Columbus

WTVN

610 AM

Sunday

7 a.m.

Defiance

WONW

1280 AM

Saturday

11 a.m.

Eaton

WEDI

1130 AM

Saturday

7 a.m.

Findlay

WFIN

1330 AM

Sunday

6 a.m.

Napoleon

WNDH

103.1 FM

Sunday

6 a.m.

Norwalk

WLKR

95.3 FM

Sunday

6 a.m.

Toledo

WCWA

1230 AM

Saturday

5 a.m.

Wilmington

WKFI

1090 AM

Saturday

7 a.m.

Xenia

WBZI

1500 AM

Saturday

7 a.m.

Town Hall Ohio is an award winning weekly public affairs and current events discussion program. It is produced by the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation with the financial support of Nationwide Insurance. The program can be followed on Facebook and Twitter; past programs are archived at www.townhallohio.org.

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CONTACT: Joe Cornely

PHONE: (614) 246-8230

E-MAIL: jcornely@ofbf.org

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