USA VOLLEYBALL OPEN NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS RETURN FOR FIRST TIME SINCE 2000

Who: USA Volleyball What: 90th USA Volleyball Open National Championships When: May 24-29, 2019; Wave 1 activity 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Wave 2 from 3-9 p.m. Where: Greater Columbus Convention Center Why: This is USA Volleyball’s longest-running event. USA Volleyball is the National Governing Body for the sport of volleyball in the United States… Continue reading

BASKETBALL RETURNS TO BATTELLE WITH RAVE REVIEWS AS OHSAA CENTRAL DISTRICT BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT DISTRICT I & III FINALS DEDICATE NEW COURT

(Columbus, March 14, 2019) – Basketball returned to Battelle this past weekend as the Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA) Central District Basketball Tournament Division I and Division III Finals were held for the first time at the SMG-managed Greater Columbus Convention Center in Battelle Grand (GCCC) on March 8-9. Six tournament games were played… Continue reading

FIVE RIDE & DRIVE EVENTS, NEW CARS FROM SUBCOMPACTS TO LUXURY LANE TO BE FEATURED AT 2019 COLUMBUS INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW MARCH 14-17

(Columbus, March 13, 2019) – The entire family will be able to explore the newest vehicles from dozens of manufacturers during the 2019 Columbus International Auto Show from March 14-17 at the SMG-managed Greater Columbus Convention Center. “We’re going to bring back the Kids Pitstop and Luxury Lane, adding a Dreamers Alley,” said Kelly Danison,… Continue reading

TEAMS QUALIFY FOR OHSAA CENTRAL DISTRICT BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT DISTRICT I & III FINALS MARCH 8-9

(Columbus, March 7, 2019) – Teams have been announced for the Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA) Central District Basketball Tournament Division I and Division III Finals to be held for the first time at the SMG-managed Greater Columbus Convention Center (GCCC) on March 8-9. Division III: Friday, March 8: • 6 p.m. – Grandview… Continue reading

WORLD’S LARGEST MULTI-SPORT FESTIVAL RETURNS FEBRUARY 28 THROUGH MARCH 3

(Columbus, February 26, 2019) – The world’s largest multi-sport festival – the 2019 Arnold Sports Festival – returns to the SMG-managed Greater Columbus Convention Center (GCCC) and additional local venues from February 28 through March 3 with the biggest festival yet. Featuring more than 200,000 attendees, plus 22,000 athletes from 80 nations around the world… Continue reading