GREATER COLUMBUS CONVENTION CENTER TO HOST 30TH ARNOLD CLASSIC AS PART OF WORLD’S LARGEST MULTI-SPORT FESTIVAL FROM MARCH 1-4

(Columbus, February 27, 2018)  — The 30th Arnold Classic, the professional bodybuilding competition that is the foundation of the Arnold Sports Festival, will be among the events hosted by the SMG-managed Greater Columbus Convention Center (GCCC) during the return of the world’s largest multi-sport festival. “This will be the biggest and best Arnold Sports Festival… Continue reading

ATTENDANCE MAY SET RECORD AT OVMA’S 2018 MIDWEST VETERINARY CONFERENCE FROM FEBRUARY 22-25

(Columbus, February 20, 2018)  — A job fair and wine-themed fundraiser to benefit the Ohio Animal Health Foundation (OAHF) are among the programming additions to the Ohio Veterinary Medical Association’s (OVMA) 2018 Midwest Veterinary Conference (MVC) to convene February 22-25 at the SMG-managed Greater Columbus Convention Center (GCCC). “New this year is the job fair… Continue reading

KONECRANES REGION AMERICAS SALES – 2018 TO ‘LIFT’ SPIRITS DURING EVENT THIS WEEK

  Who: Konecranes What:  Konecranes Region Americas Sales – 2018 When: First general session begins February 20 at 8 a.m. in Union Station Ballroom, with a dinner and awards ceremony in the same location beginning at 7 p.m. February 21. Where: Greater Columbus Convention Center and Hilton Columbus Downtown Why: Konecranes is a world leader… Continue reading

EDUCATORS AND ADVOCATES DEDICATED TO TEACHING STRUGGLING STUDENTS TO BECOME BETTER READERS CONVENE FEBRUARY 17-20

Who: Reading Recovery Council of North America What:  National Reading Recovery & K-6 Literacy Conference When: February 17-20, 2018 Where: Greater Columbus Convention Center and Hyatt Regency Columbus Why: Reading Recovery is an early intervention program for lowest-performing first-grade students who struggle learning to read and write and offers more research proving its effectiveness than… Continue reading

CUSTOM MOTORCYCLES CRUISE INTO THE SPOTLIGHT THIS WEEKEND

   Who: Easyriders Events What: 2018 Easyriders Bike Show  When: Saturday, February 10, 2018 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday, February 11, 2018 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Where: Greater Columbus Convention Center Exhibit Halls C-D Why: Showcasing hundreds of custom motorcycles from throughout the country.  How: Custom bikes, original artwork, merchandise,… Continue reading