"Well Beyond 60!" EXPO

Join us at the Ohio State Fair for Senior Day!
Tuesday, July 31, 2018 | 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Ohio State Fairgrounds

The Ohio Department of Aging, in partnership with the Ohio State Fair, presents the “Well Beyond 60!” EXPO during Senior Day at the fair on Tuesday, July 31, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The event is free with fair admission, which is only $4 all day for visitors age 60 and older, thanks to senior day sponsor, National Church Residences.

Fairgoers visiting the "Well Beyond 60!" EXPO will have access to nearly 2,000 square feet of free health screenings, wellness demonstrations and more provided by state and community partners. Services include:

  • Well Beyond 60! EXPOComputerized Balance Screening
  • Falls Risk Assessment
  • Long-Term Care Consumer Rights
  • Safe Medication Use
  • Vision Screening
  • Volunteer Opportunities
  • Brain Games
  • Fire Prevention
  • Financial Fraud Prevention
  • Blood Pressure Screening
  • Save Money on Utility Bills
  • Advance Directives
  • Kidney Health Assessment
  • Ohio Getaways
  • Home Adaptations
  • Hearing Evaluation
  • Speech Assessment
  • Nutrition Education

Returning this year are two free “Walk with a Doc” sessions that kick off from the EXPO tent at 10:00 and 11:30 a.m. and give participants a chance to get valuable advice from and ask questions of a physician while they tour the fairgrounds. Fairgoers who attend the free Senior Day concert, “The Rat Pack Is Back,” at 12:30 will also be treated to an “A Matter of Balance” falls prevention mini-workshop conducted by partners in the Ohio Older Adult Falls Prevention Coalition.

For ticket information, directions and a full schedule for the Ohio State Fair, visit www.ohiostatefair.com.

2018 "Well Beyond 60!" EXPO Partners:

  • Area Agencies on Aging
  • Central Ohio VA Health Care System
  • Colerain Township Dept. of Fire and EMS
  • Corporation for National and Community Service
  • Franklin County Recorder’s Office
  • HEALTHY U Ohio
  • Mount Carmel Health System Rehabilitation Services
  • National Kidney Foundation
  • Office of the State Long-Term Care Ombudsman
  • Ohio Association of Senior Centers
  • Ohio Department of Commerce
  • Ohio Speech-Language-Hearing Association
  • Ohio State Fair
  • The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy
  • OhioHealth Rehabilitation Services
  • OSU Extension, Franklin County
  • Prevent Blindness
  • Public Utilities Commission of Ohio
  • Shawnee State University
  • State Fire Marshal
  • STEADY U Ohio
  • Tourism Ohio