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Classic for Columbus 2024

Event Info

A community celebration of education and culture.

EVENT SCHEDULEDoors open at 11:30AM

Black Wall Street Marketplace - All Day Long
Art, fashion, jewelry, beauty products, collectables and more.

World's Largest Indoor Tailgate Party - 1PM-3PM
Featuring The Ohio Sound Stage showcasing singers, dancers and the spoken word.

College Basketball All-Star Game - Tipoff 5PM
Top players from Historically Black Colleges and Universities around the country versus dynamic players from universities across Ohio.

Don't Miss the Greek Step Show at halftime - Experience this Black cultural tradition as fraternities and sororities stomp, step, stroll and move together as only the Divine 9 can. Stay after the game and party with the HBCU marching band.


Ticket Information

TM Verified Tickets Logo.png  Ticketmaster is the exclusive ticketing partner for events at the Schottenstein Center.  Mobile tickets are delivered as a SafeTix code.  SAVE TO YOUR APPLE WALLET or GOOGLE PAY IN ADVANCE!  Not valid printed on paper OR as a screenshot.  Don't have a smartphone? - bring your confirm email /photo ID to the Box Office the day of the event for assistance. 

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

Email ticketing at athletic.tix@osu.edu
Call 1-800-GO-BUCKS (1-800-462-8257) M-F  9AM-4PM. 
Visit OhioStateBuckeyes.com/tickets. Select “Let’s Chat” button  M-F  9AM-4PM.