Kasich Announces Public Lottery for State of the State Tickets March 7, 2017 COLUMBUS – Today Governor John R. Kasich invited Ohioans interested in attending the 2017 State of the State address in Sandusky, on Tuesday, April 4, at 7 p.m. to submit their names online at governor.ohio.gov to be eligible for a random ticket lottery. The event will be held at the Sandusky State Theatre. Ohioans seeking tickets can sign up beginning today until 12:00 p.m. on Friday, March 24, and request a maximum of two tickets. Individuals selected for tickets by random lottery will be notified via e-mail by Wednesday, March 29. Since 2011, Kasich has broken with the tradition of delivering the State of the State address at the Statehouse in Columbus. Kasich has taken the address on the road to Steubenville, Lima, Medina, Wilmington and Marietta.