Greater Ohio Showmens Assn.

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Greater Ohio Showmen’s Association

The Greater Ohio Showmen's Association is a non-profit organization, the members of which are dedicated to improvement and perpetuation of the Outdoor Amusement business in the State of Ohio.

The GOSA is dedicated to the improvement of the Outdoor Amusement Business and works to guide, assist and cooperate with groups responsible for Fairs, Festivals, and Special Events throughout the state.

GOSA News & Announcements

Published: 8/14/2018
The Ohio Department of Health officially released their proposed new version of food safety rule 3701-21-25 that would now include a provision requiring a “person in charge certificate” for mobiles.  Here is the language of interest to GOSA: (2) The licensor shall mandate person in charge certification for at least one person in charge per shift in mobile food service operations and mobile retail food establishments effective March 1, 2019. Paragraph (K)(2) ...
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Published: 7/31/2018
The following statement was sent to the Columbus Dispatch editorial board regarding the cartoon published last week:"The Columbus Dispatch has provided fair and accurate reporting on last year’s accident at the Ohio State Fair until printing an editorial cartoon depicting a ride inspector with a bag over his head on Wednesday, July 25. Last year’s tragic accident was caused by a previously unknown and undetected corrosion problem with amusement rides constructed with steel ...
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Upcoming Events
August 16 - 16, 2018
Zanesville, OH
August 30 - 30, 2018
Canton, OH
September 19 - 19, 2018
Ashland, OH
Greater Ohio Showmen's Association
PO Box 43
Pataskala, OH  43062

ph: 740-739-9073
e-mail: greaterohiosa@gmail.com

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