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The Value City Arena at the Jerome Schottenstein Center

555 Borror Dr, Columbus, OH 43210-1187
+1 800-273-6201
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Dunham was great, seating setup left room for improvement

We went to see Jeff Dunham and his little friends. He was great. I thought when I bought floor... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
1776fan
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43160
Expect a normal arena

This arena is very normal. Nothing has it standing out from any other arena out there. During... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ThreeWiseMen1998
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Columbus Ohio
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“great venue” (20 reviews)
“great seats” (6 reviews)
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555 Borror Dr, Columbus, OH 43210-1187
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to see Jeff Dunham and his little friends. He was great. I thought when I bought floor seats that I had hit the "mother load" of ideal seats for this event. Dead cent, about half way back. Location was perfect but the rest...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This arena is very normal. Nothing has it standing out from any other arena out there. During hockey games the entire upper level is blocked off.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've seen concerts, sports, and now Cirque De Solei(2017) here. I would never say this is a great sound venue. I will say that some shows must have an excellent sound team to make it sound so great. Others, not so much. As a sports...More

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Reviewed 16 December 2017

If you drive, the bad news is the parking lot (you must pay) is quite far from the arena. The good news is there are buses running back and forth before and after the game. The center itself is far more than only a basketball...More

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Reviewed 2 December 2017

We brought a group of 30 from our youth hockey organization to see the Ohio State vs Penn State hockey game. The facility is very nice and clean. There doesn't appear to be any bad seats. It's just big enough to feel like a large...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Working at the schott is my wife’s hobby and of course I tag along for togetherness. Having a view behind the scenes helps understand what it takes to put on an event in an arena. The event staff is well trained, and works hard to...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2017

Not a bad seat in the house. Went here for Kendrick Lamar last night and we were worried our seats would suck as they were like 8 rows from the top. There isn't a bad seat in the house , although the walk up was...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2017

Sincere thanks to the warm, wonderful staffers of the Arena at Schottenstein, who made our family's trip to Ohio to see Twenty-One Pilots in June such an enjoyable experience. My son and his friend wanted to camp out in line the night before, and I...More

1  Thank Road_Dad_USA
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Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

We bought four tickets for RHCP at the Schott, and were definitely not disappointed. Although they played mostly their newer stuff, it was absolutely worth seeing. We got in as soon as the gates opened, and got to our seats early. It was a fairly...More

Thank RandomShops
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Reviewed 26 May 2017

The home of Ohio State basketball and hockey teams Value City Arena is rarely full and not a what the buckeye fans expected. Fans are not real close to the floor and action as they were in St. John's Arena. It still is a fun...More

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Response from rblackburn85 | Reviewed this property |
Several close lots to the area are between $5-10. hotels and restaurant lots are a bit longer walk but free.
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