PARKING GARAGE TEMPORARY PARKING CONSOLIDATION

Beginning March 19, 2020, the Goodale, South and Ohio Center Garage locations will be closed to all traffic.  If you park at any of those locations, your new temporary parking location will be the Vine Street Garage. Parking access to the Vine Street Garage will be temporarily added to your keycards or ID badges.  When… Continue reading

COVID-19 STATEMENT

(Columbus, March 12, 2020) – The Greater Columbus Convention Center continues to closely monitor the latest developments regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) globally and any potential impact it may have on our day-to-day operations.   In response to growing awareness and concern, the Greater Columbus Convention Center continues to follow the precautionary guidelines of the Centers for… Continue reading

OHIO SAFETY CONGRESS & EXPO 2020 IN-PERSON EVENTS CANCELED, ONLINE EVENTS TO CONTINUE

March 9, 2020: Online sessions of the Ohio Safety Congress & Expo 2020 will continue this week, though the in-person sessions have been canceled, according to Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation officials. The 8,600 people who registered for the in-person event will be automatically enrolled in the online event occurring Wednesday and Thursday. For additional… Continue reading

GREATER COLUMBUS CONVENTION CENTER TO REDIRECT MEALS INTENDED FOR ARNOLD SPORTS FESTIVAL TO TORNADO VICTIMS IN NASHVILLE

(Columbus, March 6, 2020) — When life gives Columbus lemons, the Greater Columbus Convention Center (GCCC) regroups to send chicken salad and more to tornado victims in Nashville. When COVID-19 virus concerns resulted in an Ohio Department of Health order prohibiting general spectators from attending the 2020 Arnold Sports Festival in customary fashion, the GCCC… Continue reading

2020 ARNOLD SPORTS FESTIVAL SPECIAL ATTENDANCE POLICY

Per the Ohio Department of Health Director’s Order, the general public is PROHIBITED from attending the 2020 Arnold Sports Festival EXCEPT in these circumstances: Parents and guardians of minors participating in an Arnold Sports Festival event may attend that event, providing they can provide identification proving they are the parents/guardians of the minor athlete competing.… Continue reading

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  • COVID-19
    In compliance with the Governor of Ohio's order, the Greater Columbus Convention Center and its administrative offices within the building will be closed from 11:59 p.m. March 23 through 11:59 p.m. April 6. More

    Associates will be working from home to assist you in booking space for your next event and responding to parking and general inquiries.

    Please call 614/827-2500 and follow the prompts to direct your call accordingly.

    Thank you for your patience during this time period. We will continue to do our very best to serve you!

    The Greater Columbus Convention Center Team

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