Columbus Has No Offseason

It’s easy to catch a game—no matter the season. As the 15th largest city in the nation, Columbus has become a highly sought-after sports destination for many. Check out the calendar of events to see for yourself.

World-class facilities and amenities.

Two multi-purpose arenas, the nation’s first soccer-specific stadium and the world’s largest softball complex have put us on the map. Our steadfast fans have kept us there, coming out in droves to root for their favorite teams. Around here, sports are a bona-fide lifestyle.  

Soccer stadium aerial

We definitely mean business.

Many brands have set up shop in Columbus—and it comes as no surprise. Business leaders have long been drawn to the city’s progressive mindset, innovative talent pool and stable economy. We have a hunch that you’ll recognize some of our current tenants.

Venue Sponsors:

  • American Electric Power: AEP Tower at Nationwide Arena
  • Big Lots: Big Lots Box Office at Nationwide Arena
  • Huntington Bancshares: Huntington Park
  • Nationwide: Nationwide Arena

Fortune 500:

  • American Electric Power
  • Big Lots
  • Cardinal Health
  • L Brands
  • Nationwide

Fortune 1000:

  • Abercrombie & Fitch
  • DSW
  • Express
  • Hexion
  • Huntington Bancshares
  • Greif
  • Mettler-Toledo International
  • Scott’s Miracle-Grow
  • Wothington Industries

 

There’s something for everyone.

When you’re not watching a game, we promise to fill your schedule with all of our unique offerings. The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium—ranked as one of the best zoos in the country—is a year-round favorite. Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens masterfully combines horticulture with art. The Columbus Museum of Art boasts a new modern art wing, sunny galleries and outdoor sculpture garden. For family-friendly fun with a science slant, visit COSI on the riverfront. Beautiful parks, like The Scioto Mile, connect the city to nature. Find a complete breakdown of things to do in Columbus here.