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The Value City Arena at the Jerome Schottenstein Center

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Great In Every Sense!

The Value City Arena at the Jerome Schottenstein Center is a great arena venue, whether it be for... read more

Reviewed April 20, 2018
Saint Paris, Ohio
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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 January 29, 2018
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555 Borror Dr, Columbus, OH 43210-1187
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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Had samples of their different foods they serve. Nachos stale. Sandwiches blah. Pork rinds and Salsa not so good. Corn cob hunk cold. This was a kick off day. Maybe good better during events

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Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

The Value City Arena at the Jerome Schottenstein Center is a great arena venue, whether it be for sporting events or concerts. It is clear that a lot of forethought went into planning this venue, and the day-to-day operations usually run extremely smoothly. Very good!...More

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Reviewed January 29, 2018

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 January 28, 2018

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 January 23, 2018

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

Thank Tom H
Reviewed December 15, 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

1  Thank ransom007
Reviewed December 2, 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 October 12, 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 August 23, 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 July 19, 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

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March 15, 2018|
Response from 1776fan | Reviewed this property |
As far as when we saw Jeff Dunham, the chairs were on the floor, but I don’t know if it is that way at every event.
August 8, 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.