Covelli Floor

The Covelli Center

Multi-purpose athletics & event venue

The Covelli Center is a multi-purpose venue – home to seven of Ohio State’s varsity sports, as well as competitions and tournaments. At full capacity, the 100,000 square foot facility seats up to 3,700. The campus location makes the Center well suited for large ceremonies, general session meetings or galas. This state-of-the-art facility allows for the greatest flexibility in the use of space by accommodating various configurations customized for your event.


  • 3,700 seat arena
  • Versatile floor space ideal for different sized events
  • Full-service professional staff – experienced in event planning, audio visual production, security and guest services
  • Levy Catering; the exclusive on-site caterer for all Covelli events
  • Up-to-date locker rooms, offices, training and treatment rooms
  • Over 5,000 surface lot parking spaces on-site and within a 5-minute walk


Full event services and planning support are available to ensure your event is successful.

Dining and catering

Ohio State Athletics is pleased to have Levy Restaurants as our exclusive in-house caterer. From game day themed buffets to exquisite sit down meals, enjoy locally inspired cuisine by their esteemed Chefs. Please contact Levy Restaurants for catering arrangements at or by phone at 614-688-4660.

Catering is not included in the facility rental fee.

At a Glance

  • Accommodates up to 3,700 guests
  • Flexible floor event space
  • Catered Food & Beverage by Exclusive Partner, Levy Catering
  • Indoor Event Facility
  • Auditorium
  • Wi-Fi and A/V capability
  • Nearby Parking

Contact information

Covelli Center
2640 Fred Taylor Drive
Columbus, OH 43210

Phone: 614-247-1739