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The Value City Arena at the Jerome Schottenstein Center

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Excellent venue for a sporting event

Attended the Ohio State vs TTUN hockey game and this place is great place for a game. Our seats... read more

Reviewed January 12, 2019
New Albany, Ohio
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Not the best acoustics but a fun place to see a good show.

Been here a few times. The latest was for a Dave Mathews Band concert. You’re not going to get the... read more

Reviewed November 28, 2018
Columbus, Oh
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Reviewed January 12, 2019 via mobile

Attended the Ohio State vs TTUN hockey game and this place is great place for a game. Our seats were in the 200 level and still felt you were close to the action. Good acoustics, and friendly staff not only at the gate but throughout...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed November 28, 2018

Been here a few times. The latest was for a Dave Mathews Band concert. You’re not going to get the best sound at a multi-purpose arena but it sounded pretty good. Getting in and out was pretty easy. Seats were comfortable. Beers were at Disney...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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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

Date of experience: August 2018
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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

Date of experience: June 2017
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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

Date of experience: January 2018
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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.

Date of experience: December 2017
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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

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Tomopolis
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

Date of experience: November 2017
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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

Date of experience: December 2017
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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

Date of experience: September 2017
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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.