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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.

Discounts to Events

Monster Jam
Nationwide Arena (Columbus, Ohio)
July 31 and Aug. 1

Fans will witness a fierce battle for the event championship with each skilled Monster Jam athlete tearing up the dirt with gravity-defying feats in 12,000-pound Monster Jam trucks going head-to-head for points in Freestyle, the Skills Challenge and Racing competitions.  

TRUCK LINEUP: Grave Digger® driven by Krysten Anderson; Great Clips Mohawk Warrior® driven by Elvis Lainez; Xtermigator driven by Buddy Tompkins; FTI Torque driven by Jack Brown; Rage driven by Cory Rummell; Brutus driven by Kraig Champion; Devastator driven by Aaron Basl (truck and driver line-up subject to change). 

Columbus Clippers
Huntington Park (Columbus, Ohio)
Aug. 6-8

Enjoy a night watching the Columbus Clippers take on one of Minor League Baseball's top teams, the Omaha Storm Chasers. Even if you know nothing about the Storm Chasers, You've got to admit they have a great team name. Huntington Park is one of the premier minor league ballparks with a beautiful view of downtown Columbus and nearby places to gather before and after the game. Discounts on food and drinks are offered on Friday night. Fireworks will light up the sky following Saturday's game. On Sunday, the first 500 kids will receive a Clippers victory bell and everyone will get an opportunity to run the bases after the game. 

World's Toughest Rodeo
Nationwide Arena (Columbus, Ohio)
Sept. 4

Watch the world’s toughest cowboys who are “In it to Win It” in their quest to qualify for the million dollar National Finals Rodeo as the Cinch World’s Toughest Rodeo returns to Nationwide Arena.  

Expect edge of your seat action, eight seconds at a time. See bull riding, saddle bronc riding, bareback riding and women’s barrel racing. Back by popular demand is the world’s most famous ½-pint cowboy, Whiplash the Monkey, atop his border collie mount, Boogie. Special musical guest Chase Bryant will perform in a free (with rodeo ticket) post-rodeo concert.

Nationwide Arena (Columbus, Ohio)
Nov. 7

Grammy®-nominated, American Music Award, Billboard Music Award, and Dove Award-winning band MercyMe has announced their fall 2021 "inhale (exhale)" tour. MercyMe will be joined by artist Micah Tyler.

Discounts to Attractions and Destinations

Columbus Zoo and Aquarium 
Powell, Ohio

It's a great time to treat the family to a day at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, one of the top zoos in America. State employees are eligible to receive admissions at discounted prices. Click the blue "Columbus Zoo and Aquarium" link for details about how to access your discounts. No matter the season, the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium is a premier opportunity to see unique and sometimes even rare animals from throughout the world. 

COSI (Center of Science and Industry) 

Discover the fun at COSI – the dynamic hands-on science center! COSI brings science to life through more than 300 interactive experiences, world-class exhibitions, the American Museum of Natural History Dinosaur Gallery and the American Museum of Natural History Special Exhibition Gallery, the National Geographic Giant Screen Theater, The Planetarium, an outdoor science park, a special area for young explorers from birth through kindergarten, and the country's only high-wire unicycle. COSI features something new to discover every day, including live shows, special events, family programs, overnight and summer camps, and challenging workshops for students and teachers. COSI was voted the Reader's Choice Award for "Best Science Center" by USA Today's 10 Best

Great Wolf Lodge
Mason, Ohio and Sandusky, Ohio

Enjoy a get-away in a climate-controlled environment with no chance of sunburn, flies, or mosquitos, and a 100% chance of fun, escitement, and quality time with family and friends. Great Wolf Lodges, located near Cincinnati in Mason and on the north coast in Sandusky, offers 30% off your next stay. Perfect for all seasons, Great Wolf Lodge offers a unique combination of crazy fun activity and dining all under one roof. 

River Expeditions
Oak Hill, West Virginia

Experience nature’s playground in West Virginia's New River Gorge. Enjoy a 20% discount on rafting, zipline tours, and cabin rentals. River Expeditions also offers rock climbing and mountain biking. Start planning your wild, wonderful West Virginia vacation and get the most authentic experience at an affordable price with River Expeditions as your host.  

Playhouse Square (Enter code: ODAS)

Ordering discounted tickets for upcoming shows at Playhouse Square in Cleveland, Ohio is easy and convenient using the 24/7 online Corporate Ticket Program. Keep checking the website as new shows are consistently being added!

For questions or for a group of 8 or more, email hannah.sekerak@playhousesquare.org. For locations and ordering details, click on the blue "Playhouse Square" link.

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