WIZARD WORLD COMIC CON COLUMBUS CELEBRITY GUESTS TO ATTRACT THOUSANDS JUNE 8-10 TO GREATER COLUMBUS CONVENTION CENTER

(Columbus, June 5, 2018)  — Celebrity guests and dozens of vendors await pop culture and super hero fans June 8-10 at Wizard World Comic Con Columbus — Ohio’s longest-running and best-attended comic convention — at the SMG-managed Greater Columbus Convention Center (GCCC). “This year, with Columbia Pictures, we began accepting original ideas for movies online,… Continue reading

GREATER COLUMBUS CONVENTION CENTER SOUTH CAFÉ & MARKETPLACE ATTRACTS NEW TENANTS, INITIATES WEEKLY ENTERTAINMENT SERIES & GIFT CERTIFICATE PROGRAM TO ENTICE MORE GUESTS

(Columbus, June 1, 2018)  — Building on the momentum generated by the completion of the $140 million expansion and renovation of the SMG-managed Greater Columbus Convention Center (GCCC), the facility has attracted new merchants to the South Café & Marketplace and initiated a weekly entertainment series and a gift certificate program. “We’ve augmented the quick-service… Continue reading

MIDWEST HAUNTERS CONVENTION RETURNS WITH EARLY TRADE SHOW SNEAK PEEK

 Who: Trans World Trade Shows What: Midwest Haunters Convention, the largest Halloween show of its kind in the nation, serves all haunters, from haunted attraction industry professionals to fans in the general public. When:  Exhibits open for a new sneak peek feature from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Friday, May 25, 2018, and resume… Continue reading

UNITED METHODIST WOMEN TO CELEBRATE 150TH YEAR WITH ASSEMBLY

   Who: United Methodist Women, the largest denominational faith organization for women, with about 800,000 members What: United Methodist Women Assembly 2018 When:  May 18-20, 2018 Where: Greater Columbus Convention Center Why: Celebrating 150 years of service and advocacy by turning faith, hope and love into action on behalf of the world’s women, children and… Continue reading

MORE THAN 1,000 GIRLS’ VOLLEYBALL TEAMS COMPETING OVER TWO CONSECUTIVE WEEKENDS ON 64 COURTS

Who: Ohio Valley Region of USA Volleyball What: OVR – Sports Imports Girls Junior Championships When:  May 5-6 and May 12-13, 2018 Where: Exhibit Halls A-D, Greater Columbus Convention Center Why: OVR is one of the largest of the 40 regional volleyball associations of USA Volleyball and promotes and establishes quality volleyball competitions for adults… Continue reading