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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

Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Powell, Ohio
Through April 18

Enjoy a spring special discount at the world famous Columbus Zoo and Aquarium. Tickets are discounted through Sunday, April 18. See Beco the elephant (4 years old on March 27). Two Humboldt penguin chicks were recently hatched at the zoo.  

Cleveland Cavaliers
Rocket Martgage FieldHouse (Cleveland)
Upcoming games include the Warriors (April 15) and other home games!

Get discount tickets to see the one of the NBA's most exciting teams, the Cleveland Cavaliers take on the NBA's best. See rising stars like Colin Sexton, Larry Nance, Jr., Cedi Osman, Andre Drummond, and Jarrett Allen! 

Tickets are offered by SeatGeek through the Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse Pass. For tickets:

  1. Click the Cleveland Cavaliers link above
  2. Determine the game you want to go to and click the Find Tickets button for that game
  3. Enter the Access Code: STATEOFOHIO
  4. Search the available seats and make your purchase

Due to the pandemic, safety precautions are being taken. A COVID-19 symptom self-screening must be completed by all fans prior to their arrival at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse. A mask is required upon entry and should be worn unless eating or drinking. Seating throughout the arena is limited to 2,000 with tickets being sold in groups of two or four. Pre-set staggered seating promotes social distancing. For health and safety protocols, click here.

Cleveland Monsters
Rocket Martgage FieldHouse (Cleveland)

Cleveland's minor league hockey team, the Cleveland Monsters (formerly the Lake Erie Monsters and the top affiliate of the Columbus Blue Jackets), now allows fans in the stands. Althought the end of the season was canceled last year due to the pandemic, the Monsters made it to the second round of the playoffs in 2019. Catch a game and enjoy a fun time out with family or friends! 

Tickets are offered by SeatGeek through the Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse Pass. For tickets:

  1. Click the Cleveland Monsters link above
  2. Determine the game you want to go to and click the Find Tickets button for that game
  3. Enter the Access Code: STATEOFOHIO
  4. Search the available seats and make your purchase


Discounts to Attractions and Destinations

Columbus Zoo and Aquarium 
Powell, Ohio

With re-opening of the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, 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 about how to access your discounts. 

COSI (Center of Science and Industry) Reopening has been delayed

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. 

LEGOLAND Discovery Center
(Please read the full instructions on the flier to order tickets, and
visit the 
LEGOLAND Discover Centerwebsite for hours of operation)​

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. 

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)
Performances are either caneled or postponed due to COVID-19​

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.

Save on Transportation and Parking
Commuter Challenge
Promotional Flier

Ride Solutions Vanpool Referral Promotion
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Ride Solutions Flier
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Ride Solutions Vanpooling
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RideSolutions - Bike to Work
Form a team to ride together, ensure safety and enjoy the exercise.

RideSolutions Vanpooling
From/To downtown Columbus

RideSolutions Vanpooling 
From/To Clark, Greene and Montgomery Counties

RideSolutions Vanpooling
From/To Newark and Springfield