Location

The Buckeye Classic is once again being held at the Ohio Expo Center in the Celeste Building on the Ohio State Fairgrounds. The Celeste Building offers stadium and bleacher seating for approximately 10,000 people.

Ohio Expo Center – Celeste Building

 

Address:
Ohio Expo Center – Celeste Building
717 E. 17th Ave.
Columbus, Ohio 43211

For more information visit the website at: Ohio Expo Center


Directions

Address:
Ohio Expo Center – Celeste Building
717 E. 17th Ave
Columbus, OH 43211-2489

  • From the North:
    Take Interstate 71 South to exit 111 at 17th Avenue. Turn right (West) at the end of the off ramp, the fairgrounds and Celeste Center are immediately to your left (South).
  • From the South:
    Take Interstate 71 North to exit 111 at 17th Avenue. Turn left (West) at the end of the off ramp, go under highway, the fairgrounds and Celeste Center are immediately to your left (South).
  • From the East:
    Take interstate 70 West to Interstate 71 North. Continue on Interstate 71 North to exit 111 at 17th Avenue. Turn left at the end of the off ramp, go under highway, the fairgrounds and Celeste Center are immediately to your left (South).
  • From the West:
    Take Interstate 70 East to Interstate 71 North. Continue on Interstate 71 North to exit 111 at 17th Avenue. Turn left at the end of the off ramp, go under highway, the fairgrounds and Celeste Center are immediately to your left (South).


Hotel Information

Remember to inform your hotel of choice that you are with the Buckeye Classic to receive full benefits.


For groups of 10 or more please call the hotel sales department directly and tell them you are with Buckeye Classic.

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SpringHill Suites Columbus Airport Gahanna
665 Taylor Road
Columbus Ohio 43230
Reservations: 614-501-4770
Guest Room, Two Double Beds $124 and King with Sofa $114
(approx. 13 minutes to the Expo Center)
Book your group rate: Buckeye Classic

The newly renovated SpringHill Suites hotel near Columbus Airport in Gahanna, Ohio is ready to provide you with maximum comfort and convenience for your stay in Columbus, Ohio. We’ll help you get your day started each morning with a free breakfast buffet serving healthy, hearty choices for everyone. We also offer free WiFi and free parking for all guests. Take advantage of our free shuttle to and from the John Glenn International Airport running from 5am to 11pm daily. Enjoy your stay in our spacious guest suites designed for up to six guests and perfectly suited for extended stays. Suites include HDTVs, work desk, kitchen area, luxury bedding & queen sofa bed. On-site amenities include a refreshing indoor pool, 24-hour fitness center, and laundry facilities. Our Columbus Airport hotel is conveniently situated just minutes from downtown Columbus, Easton Town Center, the Columbus Convention Center, Ohio State University, the Center of Science and Industry, & Columbus Zoo. Book you stay today!


Staybridge Suites University Area OSU
3125 Olentangy River Rd
Columbus, OH 43202
Reservations: 614-370-6650
Guest Room, Two Queen Suite $139.99 and King with Sofa $139.99
(approx. 4 minutes to the Expo Center)
Book your group rate: Buckeye Classic

The Staybridge Suites Ohio State University hotel is a boutique upper-extended stay opening May 2016. The first ever Staybridge by Intercontinental Hotels to step outside the norms of traditional extended stay travel. Furnished with the finest finishes from all around the world, the Staybridge at the Ohio State University delivers a world class experience unmatched by any other hotel in Columbus area.


Hilton Columbus/Polaris
8700 Lyra Drive,
Columbus, Ohio 43240
Reservations: 614-885-1600
Guest Room, $130
(approx. 15 minutes to the Expo Center)
Book your group rate: Buckeye Classic

The Hilton Columbus/Polaris is located directly off of I-71 with the Polaris Fashion Place and over 250+ restaurants. We are a 4 Diamond property with all the luxuries that Hilton Hotels offer. The Hilton Columbus/Polaris offers a full service restaurant on-site, that serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. The hotel has an indoor pool as well as a Precor Fitness Center on-site. We offer complimentary wifi in all the guest rooms and meeting space, as well as complimentary self parking.


Columbus Airport Marriott
1375 North Cassady Avenue
Columbus, Ohio 43240
Reservations: 1-800-491-5717
Guest Room, $124.95

Book your group rate: Buckeye Classic

Room rate includes Hot Breakfast Buffet and Wireless internet.

Our full-service hotel near Port Columbus International Airport offers an array of amenities for all types of travelers. Take advantage of our complimentary airport shuttle as well as transportation to the shops, restaurants and entertainment of Easton Town Center. After a long day of work or play, retreat to your elegant room for a movie and room service, or get some work done at your spacious desk with the help of high-speed wireless Internet access. Sample fresh Midwestern fare at our own RC Grille, and fuel up at the Starbucks coffee bar, 24- Hour workout facility and business center.


Holiday Inn Express & Suites OSU
3045 Olentangy River Road, Columbus, OH, 43202
Reservations: 1-614-447-1212
(Approx. 5 minutes to the Expo Center)
Guest room, 2 Double OR 1 King w/ Sofa – $133
Book your group rate: Buckeye Classic


Holiday Inn Express & Suites Easton
4899 Sunbury Road

Columbus, OH, 43230
Reservations: 614-476-1100
(approx. 15 minutes to the Expo Center)
Guest room, 2 Double Beds – $125/night – 100% non-smoking
Book your group rate: Buckeye Classic

Our hotel is just over 3 years old and we are located a half mile from Easton Town Center, the premiere shopping and dining destination of Central Ohio, featuring more than 200 stores and restaurants. Points of interest include the American Girl Doll Store, KDB Easton (arcade and restaurant), AMC Easton with more than 30 movie screens and much more.
We are currently ranked #8 out of 143 Hotels in Columbus on TripAdvisor.com and our rates include our daily breakfast buffet, wi-fi access, parking, indoor pool, 24 hour fitness and business centers and shuttle service to and from Easton Town Center from 6:00 AM to 11:30 PM daily.


Embassy Suites by Hilton

2700 Corporate Exchange Drive, Columbus, Ohio 43231
Reservations: 614-890-8600
Guest room, 2 Double Beds $134 OR 1 King $124
Two Night Minimum
Book your group rate: Buckeye Classic

Completion of our $10.5 million dollar renovation. Complimentary High Speed Internet Access in all Guestrooms and Meeting Space.Complimentary Shuttle Service within a 5 mile radius of the Hotel. Complimentary Manager’s Reception featuring Hot/Cold Hors d’oeuvres 5:30pm – 7:30pm. Complimentary made to order breakfast. Room Service. Indoor Pool. On Site Fitness Center. Complimentary Parking.