Welcome to the Ohio Fair Managers Association
The OHIO FAIR MANAGERS 96TH ANNUAL CONVENTION WILL BE JANURY 8-9, 2021 AT THE Hyatt Regency Hotel, Columbus, Ohio. This convention will be limited to 300 participants per planned program time. The tradeshow is suspended for 2021 on account of the limitations of the 300 count. Associate members may use the Hyatt Hotel Sleeping rooms to suites for meeting with fair boards. Meetings and activates to include the Ohio Fairs Hall of Fame and Communication awards, Ohio Fairs' Queen Program, 6-8 sessions or roundtables, Reverse Raffle Fun night with auction and more, Ohio Department of Agriculture meeting with the 95 fairs and the Ohio Fair Managers Annual Meeting.
The Ohio Fair Managers Association located in the Great Agricultural State of Ohio is a voluntary, not-for-profit Corporation, serving State, Independent and County Agricultural Fairs, shows, exhibitions, and several festivals within Ohio. The associate members of the OFMA associations, corporations, festivals, and individuals engaged in providing products and services to its members, all of whom are interested in the improvement of Ohio's agricultural fairs. The OFMA represents 95 Fairs in Ohio, more than 240 associate members from allied fields, and holds its Annual Convention in Columbus, Ohio in early January. Throughout the years, the OFMA has remained true to its purpose of promoting and encouraging the development and improvement of agricultural fairs, shows, and expositions. The OFMA is actively engaged and supports the International Association of Fairs and Expositions as well as the Federation of State and Provincial Association of Fairs.
The 2021 Ohio Fairs Convention-Virtual Viewing
Due to COVID-19 we must limit the number of attendees for the 2021 Convention. We are excited to offer live programming, for meetings and events during the 2 day event. Please subscribe now to our new YouTube channel by clicking on the Youtube icon to the left or the link below. We will be sending out more information as is becomes available. We look forward to meeting in person in the future and hope you enjoy the virtual viewing for 2021.