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Classic for Columbus

followed by Isley Brothers

Event Info



Northwest Rotunda Doors scheduled to open at 12PM

Northeast Rotunda and Premium Entry Doors scheduled to open at 1:30PM

Southeast Rotunda Doors scheduled to open at 4PM

Guests cannot enter the arena bowl until after 4PM

RE-ENTRY:  If you leave the venue and plan to re-enter, you must scan OUT via one of the rotundas AND upon re-entry, go back through security and ticket check.

  • Black Wall Street Marketplace - ALL DAY on entry level concourse - Browse for art, HBCU gear, collectables and beauty products.
  • Pregame Party Entertainment Club - 2PM - 5PM on the Huntington Club.
  • Relax or dance to Funk and R&B at the Throwback Club. Get your Wobble on at the Line Dance Club. Be entertained at the Sing and Hangout.
  • College, Career & Community Fair – 12PM - 3PM in the Men’s Auxiliary Gym.
  • In the market for a career move? Just out of college?  Bring your resume'. Visit with colleges and/ or organizations offering family enrichment services.
  • Greater Columbus Basketball Legends Hall of Fame Induction – 2PM - 4PM in the Women's Auxiliary Gym
  • Honoring GCBLA Founder - the late Skip Young. Celebrate with pro and college basketball players from Central Ohio. The program honors legendary players, coaches and influencers. Photo ops and autographs will be available.
  • The Women’s EmpowHER: "Connecting through our Stories" Mixer & Panel Discussion – 2PM - 4PM in the North Dining Area of Entry Level Concourse
  • Connect with leaders of the National Pan-Hellenic Council’s Sororities at The Ohio State University. Stories and personal testimonies will be shared.
  • Invest in You – 2PM - 4PM in the South Dining Area of Entry Level Concourse.  Join us for an engaging wealth-building.  Meet experts.
    All activities listed are Free with your event ticket.

HBCU College Basketball All-Star Game - TIP-OFF at 5PM.

Top players from HBCUs around the country vs.players from Ohio universities.  Halftime show with the Wilberforce Marching Band and funkmaster Bootsy Collins.


The Isley Brothers in Concert ... scheduled to start at 8:20PM

Parking $20 - credit / debit card or mobile payment


Uber & Lyft - Use Schottenstein Center

CLICK HERE for Parking / Directions


Bags or Purses of any size are NOT permitted. Wallets/wristlets no larger than 5”x8”x1” are permitted. A dedicated screening lane is available for guests with medical, dietary or childcare needs – one bag permitted. We suggest leaving most items at home.  Management reserves the right to determine prohibited items. Guests may return them to their vehicle or surrender to Security without return.


No audio or video recording of the concert. No professional cameras or detachable lenses. GoPros, selfie sticks and iPads prohibited. Point & shoot cameras are permitted.


The Schottenstein Center has gone cashless. Make parking, concession and merchandise purchases via debit / credit card or mobile payment.


Masks are optional. We ask fans to be respectful of each other.


Need a break or assistance? - A wellness Room is available outside Seating Section 104.

Ticket Information

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The Ticket Office (Northeast corner of the venue) is open 9AM-4PM weekdays.

OPENS at 11AM on Saturday, April 22.