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LC Pavilion

405 Neil Ave, Columbus, OH 43215-2341
+1 614-461-5483
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It’s called “Express Live!” now. Great concert venue! Excellent acoustics.

A friend and I went to the Jan 22, 2017 (Dweezil) Zappa Plays Zappa show. He’s performing 50 years... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2017
Columbus, Oh
Great pavilion!

I've seen many concerts here and it is always clean and well kept. You will always have a great... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2016
Brighid W
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Reviewed 23 January 2017

A friend and I went to the Jan 22, 2017 (Dweezil) Zappa Plays Zappa show. He’s performing 50 years of Franks music. It’s one heck of a great show! Go catch him if you get the chance. Express is a pretty new facility. It was...More

1  Thank UsuallyNotGrumpy
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

I've seen many concerts here and it is always clean and well kept. You will always have a great view no matter where you are!

Thank Brighid W
Reviewed 28 July 2016

This is one of my favorite places to see a concert (outdoors portion only). It is a smaller venue which lets you be up close to the bands. The view is excellent from almost everywhere in the place There is not a large variety of...More

Thank Bates_Family0108
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

The indoor performance space is loud, loud, loud. Wish we had bought tickets to get sitting. Guess this is just not my thing anymore. Or maybe it's just beastly hot in here.

Thank OHsoccermom5
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

This pavilion has both indoor and outdoor venues. We attended a packed indoor event last night. This was very little air circulating and it was stifling hot! Everyone was complaining about the heat. It definately seems like a venue for the younger generation. At least...More

Thank Cary B
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Great, safe place for a concert. We took my 16 yr. old daughter and her friend to this concert. I was Unsure if I would let her go to the pavilion without a adult. I would feel comfortable now. When we first arrived the line...More

1  Thank Susan5074
Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

This isn't my first time at LC Pavillion, but it's my first time inside the venue, and it's an awesome place to attend a show. Sound was amazing, and the staff were all great as well. It was well organized. Plenty of parking available within...More

Thank MistyWolf
Reviewed 23 February 2016

Columbus lacks good outdoor concert venues since Polaris Amphitheater closed. This is a good facility for youth oriented concerts for people who have no problem standing for three plus hours but for some of us older rockers with bad hips and knees it can be...More

2  Thank bfan99
Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

The 1975 concert was held December 7, 2015 at the LC Pavilion downtown Columbus Ohio. The line was very very long, the wait to get in was long also. The place is amazing inside, place to eat, get drinks etc. The view was great (standing...More

4  Thank Gypsy R
Reviewed 30 September 2015

Went to see the Scorpions on 9/22. It was outdoors (though they do have area for indoor concerts too). We waited in line for about 3 hours to get to the front of the stage. The lines were separated: ladies on the left, guys on...More

1  Thank MMM1968
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Are there any seats where you can sit or is it all standing room only playing on seeing up coming alice cooper concert
3 February 2017|
Response from Brighid W | Reviewed this property |
On the inside, there is only standing room, maybe some seating upstairs. Outside, you can reserve seating, stand up close to the stage, or sit in the back in the grass!