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 Blue Jackets
Nationwide Arena (Columbus)
Feb. 14, vs. NY Rangers
March 1, vs. Vancouver Canucks

See CBJ's NHL All-Star Seth Jones, Pierre-Luc Dubois, Gustav Nyquist, Oliver Bjorkstrand and the band of Blue Jackets take on Metropolitan Division rival NY Rangers ,with former Blue Jacket Artemi Panarin (Feb. 14). and the Pacific Division-leading Vancouver Canucks (March 1). 

Cleveland Cavaliers, Special Events and More!
Rocket Martgage FieldHouse (Cleveland)
Cleveland Cavaliers
Cirque du Soleil: CRYSTAL (June 24-28)
Cleveland Monsters (Minor league hockey)
Canton Charge (NBA G Legue basketball)

Get discount tickets to the Cleveland Cavliers, special events (such as Cirque du Soleil), Cleveland Monsters (ice hockey), and Canton Charge (of the NBA G League). The Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse Pass Special Offers for State of Ohio employees is the best way to get discounts to the events at the Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse. Click the Cleveland Cavaliers, Special Events and More! link above, click the Find Tickets button for the event you want to attentd, and enter the password StateofOhio to view the discounted tickets available to you.

To view other events at the Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse that are not discounted for State employees yet can still be purchased, hover your cursor over the Events & Tickets tab in the top menu bar and click the View All Events link to see all of the events..By clicking the View All Events link, you will be directed away from the discount page for State employees. 

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.

Ohio State Men's Basketball (Please read the steps to order tickets)
Value City Arena (Columbus)
Feb. 23 vs. Maryland
March 5, vs. Illinois

See Kaleb and Andre Wesson and the OSU Men's Basketball Buckeyes take on the B1G Ten's elite teams as they head toward March Madness. 

LEGOLAND Discovery Center (Please read the full instructions on the pdf to order tickets)​
Easton Town Center (Columbus)

Get discont tickets to Columbus' newest playground – LEGOLAND Discover Center. Creative minds will fluourish in this environment, which includes 10 themed environments. Hop aboard your chariot on the Kingdom Quest laser ride to rescue the princess. Pedal the enchanted cart in Merlin's magical potion chamber to become his next wizarding apprentice. Touch the stars in the LEGO® 4D cinema. Check out MINILAND, a city built from more than 1.5 million bricks! Available for kids and adults, birthdays, groups, and more, the LEGOLAND Discovery Center is a great place for fun of all kinds, for all ages. 

Playhouse Square
Current Shows (Enter code: ODAS)
2019-2020 Pre-Sale Tickets

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!

Available now: Jersey Boys, The Illusionist, Anastasia, Blue Man Group, Kathleen Madigan – 2019, My Fair Lady, Cats, Master Chef Jr., David Sedaris, The O'Jays & The Isley Brothers​, Pure Yanni: Piano & Intimate Conversation, Trisha Yearwood, Vicki Barbolak​, Cirque Musica Presents Holiday Wishes, and many more.

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.

World's Toughest Rodeo
Nationwide Arena (Columbus)
Feb. 22, 2020

The CINCH World’s Toughest Rodeo will feature three fan favorite events: bareback riding, saddle bronc riding, and the most extreme sport: bull riding. Twelve contestants compete for the ultimate chance to come back for the winner-takes-all Showdown Round! Some of the fastest cowgirls and their own animal athletes compete in barrel racing.  

Monster Jam – Triple Threat Series®
OSU Schottenstein Center (Columbus)
April 18-19, 2020

Monster Jam Triple Threat Series® is the most action-packed live event on four wheels where world-class drivers compete in monster truck, speedster, and ATV racing. Drivers compete in wheelie, donut, and freestyle competitions. With more than 25 years of adrenaline-charged family entertainment, Monster Jam combines the ultimate off-road, motorsport competition. Monster Jam features the most recognizable trucks in the world including Grave Digger®, Max-D™, Monster Mutt®, El Toro Loco®, Mohawk Warrior®, El Toro Loco®, Zombie®, and more. (Truck lineup subject to change.). 

Discount Specials

Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Powell, Ohio

With spring in full bloom, it's a great time to treat the family to a day at the Zoo. State employees are eligible to receive admissions at discounted prices. Click the blue "Columbus Zoo and Aquarium" link for details.

African Safari Wildlife Park
Port Clinton, Ohio
IMPORTANT: African Safari Wildlife Park is CLOSED for the season. The park will reopen Friday, Feb. 28 for the 2020 season.

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. Dates, hours, shows, exhibits, and rates subject to change without advance notice. Click here for ordering information.

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. State employees are eligible to receive 20 percent discounts on whitewater rafting, hiking, fishing and much more. Click on the blue "River Expeditions" link for reservation details. 

Kentucky Kingdom and Hurricane Bay
Louisville, Kentucky

If you are looking for an extended weekend getaway, consider Kentucky Kingdom and Hurricane Bay in Louisville, Kentucky. Kentucky Kingdom and Hurricane Bay has more than 70 thrilling rides – including five world-class roller coasters, two wave pools, water slides, and lots of children`s rides - plus food, games, shows and more! Click on the blue "Kentucky Kingdom and Hurricane Bay" link for more ordering information.

Save on Transportation and Parking
Commuter Challenge
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Ride Solutions Vanpool Referral Promotion
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Ride Solutions Vanpooling
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RideSolutions - Bike to Work
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RideSolutions Vanpooling
From/To downtown Columbus

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From/To Clark, Greene and Montgomery Counties

RideSolutions Vanpooling
From/To Newark and Springfield