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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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Great college basketball venue

If you drive, the bad news is the parking lot (you must pay) is quite far from the arena. The good... read more

Reviewed 15 December 2017
Anaheim, California
Great venue

We brought a group of 30 from our youth hockey organization to see the Ohio State vs Penn State... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2017
Northfield, Ohio
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555 Borror Dr, Columbus, OH 43210-1187
+1 800-273-6201
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Reviewed 15 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

Thank ransom007
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

Thank dewaynetindall
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

Thank John H
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

1  Thank cincyfoodsnob
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
Reviewed 26 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
Reviewed 25 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

1  Thank williammZ222ZR
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

This venue was a good place for the NKOTB concert. The higher up seats were close together and uncomfortable to move around. The stairs were narrow which made it difficult to get up and down. My fiancé and I were up high - the view...More

Thank Savannah T
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

I attended a concert here. The place is nice. The only complaint is that their is only 1 single restroom on the floor. Why is all the restrooms for women only.

Thank SouthhillsCritic
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

The show was taking place and it was easy to drop off and pick up - right in front of the box office. The parking staff didn't give me any hassles. Parking would've also been pretty easy and not too expensive. Seems like a great...More

Thank Zafar39525
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8 August 2017|
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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.