Mark your calendars because the 2017 Arnold Sports Festival is soon coming back to Columbus, Ohio. Held March 2-5, this will be the festival’s 29th Anniversary that will present more than 70 sports and events. Of the 70, 5 new events have been added which will include the Arnold Transformation Challenge, Lacrosse, Yoga, Paraplegic Powerlifting and Strongwoman.

The festival will attract around an estimated 200,000 spectators who will watch 18,000 competing athletes at venues around the Columbus area such as the Greater Columbus Convention Center, and the Ohio EXPO Center.

The Arnold Fitness EXPO will feature two stages hosting competitions and entertainment, and more than 1,000 booths of the newest apparel, sports equipment, and nutrition, which will be held at the Greater Columbus Convention Center March 3-5.

At the Ohio EXPO Center, the Arnold SportsWorld EXPO For Kids & Teens will be held from March 4-5. Other featured events include Archery, Cheerleading, Gymnastics, Table Tennis, and more.

Daily EXPO tickets will be available for $15 each in advance or $20 at the door. These tickets offer admission to most events, the Arnold Fitness EXPO, and the Arnold SportsWorld EXPO For Kids & Teens. Also available are the Arnold VIP Ticket Packages costing $350 and $600 and include a selection of exclusive benefits and premium seating to most events.


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Source: ASF 2017 Event Announcement

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