The Arnold Sports Festival, the largest multi-sport festival in the nation with more than 18,000 athletes competing in more than 45 sports and events, offers a variety of ticket options for fans of the the Arnold Weekend. The 2013 Arnold Sports Festival will be held Feb. 28-March 3, 2013 in Columbus, Ohio.
All tickets are available at www.ticketmaster.com/arnold
Daily EXPO Ticket
The most popular ticket to the Arnold Sports Festival is the Daily EXPO Ticket, which in 2013 will again cost $10 in advance and $15 at the door.
The Daily EXPO Ticket offers admission to the Arnold Fitness EXPO on March 1-3, 2013 and most other sports and events at the Greater Columbus Convention Center, including: Active Living Festival, Amateur Strongman, Archery, Armwrestling, Art At The Arnold, Boxing, Cheerleading & Dance, CrossFit, DanceSport, Fencing, Gymnastics, Jump Rope, Martial Arts Festival, Powerlifting, Pump & Run, 5K Run/Walk, Strongman, Table Tennis, Teen Challenge, Track & Field, Weightlifting and Zumba Fitness and More. Also included are Arnold Amateur Men’s Bodybuilding, Women’s Bodybuidling, Fitness, Figure, Bikini, Men's & Women's Physique finals and Ms. International, Fitness International and Figure International prejudging.
The Daily EXPO Ticket also includes admission to the Arnold Track & Field Championships at Ohio State's French Field House on Saturday, March 2 and the Arnold Scottish Highland Games at the Columbus Commons on Sunday, March 3.
Daily EXPO Tickets are NOT DATE SPECIFIC. For example, you cannot purchase an EXPO ticket in advance for Friday, March 1. The EXPO ticket you purchase can be used Friday, Saturday or Sunday. A package of three Daily EXPO Tickets is available for $27 in advance.
Arnold VIP Packages ($350 & $600)
The Arnold Sports Festival is proud to announce several exclusive Weekend experiences that will only be offered to Arnold VIPs.
They include a Meet & Greet with competing International Federation of Body Building professionals on Thursday, Feb. 28;, entry into a raffle to win lunch and photo with Arnold Schwarzenegger, entry into a raffle to win two Arnold VIP Ticket Packages to the 2013 Arnold Sports Festival, and a commemorative Arnold VIP Gift and VIP Credential.
VIP ticket holders will also be invited to enter the Arnold Fitness EXPO 30 minutes before doors open to the general public on Friday, March 1; Saturday, March 2; and Sunday, March 3.
The Arnold VIP Ticket Packages include tickets the following: 25th Annual Arnold Classic, Bikini International and Arnold Strongman Classic Finals; Ms. International, Fitness International and Figure International Finals; Arnold Classic and Bikini International Prejudging; Meet & Greet With IFBB Professional Athletes; Arnold Party With The Pros at the Hollywood Casino; Arnold Amateur IFBB/NPC Fitness, Figure and Bikini Prejudging; Arnold Amateur IFBB Men’s and Women’s Bodybuilding Prejudging; three (3) days admission to the Arnold Fitness EXPO; Arnold, Champions & Legends Sunday Morning Showcase at the Hilton Columbus Downtown; ticket redeemable for VIP Gift and VIP Credential.
The $600 Arnold VIP Ticket Packages include premium seasting at the evening events at Veterans Memorial on Friday, March 1 and Saturday, March 2.
TICKETS CAN BE PURCHASED SEPARATELY FOR THE FOLLOWING:
Arnold Amateur IFBB/NPC Bodybuilding, Fitness, Figure, Bikini & Physique Championships
* Amateur Men's Classic Bodybuilding, Fitness, Figure and Bikini Prejudging at 7 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 28 at Veterans Memorial – $25 general admission
* Amateur Men’s & Women’s Bodybuilding and Men's & Women's Physque Prejudging and Figure Masters Prejudging and Finals at 9 a.m. Friday, March 1 at Veterans Memorial -- $25 general admission
NOTE: Arnold Amateur Men's & Women's Physique Finals at 5 p.m. Friday, March 1 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center and Arnold Amateur Men’s & Women’s Bodybuilding, Fitness, Figure and Bikini Finals at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 2 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center are INCLUDED in the Daily EXPO Ticket ($10 in advance, $15 at the door)
7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, Battelle Grand -- $15-$100
Amateur MMA Festival
7 p.m. Friday, March 1 at Lifestyles Communities Pavilion -- $30-$75
Ms. International, Fitness International and Figure International Finals
7 p.m., Friday, March 1 at Veterans Memorial -- $50 & $75
NOTE: Ms. International, Fitness International and Figure International Prejudging at noon Friday, March 1 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center is INCLUDED in the Daily EXPO Ticket ($10 in advance, $15 at the door)
Arnold Classic Men’s Bodybuilding and Bikini International Prejudging
2 p.m. Saturday, March 2 at Veterans Memorial -- $50
Arnold Classic and Bikini International Finals*
7 p.m. Saturday, March 2 at Veterans Memorial -- $50 & $100
*-Also includes final event of Arnold Strongman Classic
Arnold Party With The Pros
9 p.m. Saturday, March 3 at Hollywood Casino -- $25
Arnold, Champion & Legends Sunday Morning Showcase
9 a.m. Sunday, March 3 at Columbus Hilton Downtown -- $50
Daily EXPO Tickets: Adults: $10 per day in advance; $15 per day at the door. 10 years and under FREE if accompanied by an adult. Admission includes total access to the Arnold Fitness EXPO March 4-6. NO STROLLERS
Tickets available at www.ticketmaster.com/arnold
Tickets also available at all venues.