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LC Pavilion

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It’s called “Express Live!” now. Great concert venue! Excellent acoustics.

A friend and I went to the Jan 22, 2017 (Dweezil) Zappa Plays Zappa show. He’s performing 50 years... read more

Reviewed January 23, 2017
Columbus, Oh
Great pavilion!

I've seen many concerts here and it is always clean and well kept. You will always have a great... read more

Reviewed September 21, 2016
Dublin, Ohio
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  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Jun 27, 2017
“Awesome Show, Terrible Venue”
Jan 23, 2017
“It’s called “Express Live!” now. Great concert venue! Excellent acoustics.”
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405 Neil Ave, Columbus, OH 43215-2341
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Reviewed June 27, 2017

I attended a Twenty One Pilots show here recently and was shocked at what a terrible experience it was!! And I wasn't alone. The venue staff were so bad that it quickly spread to other concertgoers on the internet. I arrived at 7 am the...More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank sstravels101
Reviewed January 23, 2017

A friend and I went to the Jan 22, 2017 (Dweezil) Zappa Plays Zappa show. He’s performing 50 years of Franks music. It’s one heck of a great show! Go catch him if you get the chance. Express is a pretty new facility. It was...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank UsuallyNotGrumpy
Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

I've seen many concerts here and it is always clean and well kept. You will always have a great view no matter where you are!

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank bri8253
Reviewed July 28, 2016

This is one of my favorite places to see a concert (outdoors portion only). It is a smaller venue which lets you be up close to the bands. The view is excellent from almost everywhere in the place There is not a large variety of...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Alan B
Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

The indoor performance space is loud, loud, loud. Wish we had bought tickets to get sitting. Guess this is just not my thing anymore. Or maybe it's just beastly hot in here.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank OHsoccermom5
Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

This pavilion has both indoor and outdoor venues. We attended a packed indoor event last night. This was very little air circulating and it was stifling hot! Everyone was complaining about the heat. It definately seems like a venue for the younger generation. At least...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Cary B
Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

Great, safe place for a concert. We took my 16 yr. old daughter and her friend to this concert. I was Unsure if I would let her go to the pavilion without a adult. I would feel comfortable now. When we first arrived the line...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Susan5074
Reviewed March 9, 2016 via mobile

This isn't my first time at LC Pavillion, but it's my first time inside the venue, and it's an awesome place to attend a show. Sound was amazing, and the staff were all great as well. It was well organized. Plenty of parking available within...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank MistyWolf
Reviewed February 23, 2016

Columbus lacks good outdoor concert venues since Polaris Amphitheater closed. This is a good facility for youth oriented concerts for people who have no problem standing for three plus hours but for some of us older rockers with bad hips and knees it can be...More

Date of experience: June 2015
2  Thank bfan99
Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

The 1975 concert was held December 7, 2015 at the LC Pavilion downtown Columbus Ohio. The line was very very long, the wait to get in was long also. The place is amazing inside, place to eat, get drinks etc. The view was great (standing...More

Date of experience: December 2015
4  Thank Gypsy R
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