Kids & Teens EXPO

The Arnold SportsWorld Kids & Teens EXPO will be held March 6-7, 2021 in the Bricker Building at the Ohio Expo Center. Admission is included with the Daily EXPO Ticket.

Arnold SportsWorld serves as the activity core for youth sports competitions and family activities at the Ohio Expo Center. Located in the Bricker Building, the Arnold SportsWorld Kids & Teens EXPO is a fun-filled, two-day festival of sports, talent and fitness designed for families with children of all ages. It will feature more than 20 sports areas with an action-packed schedule of challenging contests, games, hands-on demonstrations and drills, a fun zone with zorb balls, bounce houses, bull riding, face painting and virtual reality video games.

**PLAY the Arnold Fitness Challenge**  Each month a new challenge will be featured.  Get active this Summer and win prizes!

September - Play BINGO and Win!  

The Fitness challenge is open to kids of all ages and their entire families!

Sport of the Month is Disc Golf presented by Columbus Flyers Disc Golf Club.

Objective for the September BINGO Fitness Challenge: Complete one row of activities for a BINGO (straight across, down or diagonal). Put an “X” over the activity completed.

1 - Printout the BINGO Activity sheet (Save the PDF for the activity links!)
2 - Each day choose your activity.
3 - Do 5 activities in a row for the week - across, down or diagonal. Get a BINGO!
4 - Send a picture of the sheet back at the end of each week to Lea Coburn at

Each week there will be a drawing for 5 BINGO winners who will receive prizes. At the end of the month, the winners who have the most activities crossed out during the month will go in a drawing for a GRAND PRIZE!

These activities can be done at any time during the month. Email with the results when you get a BINGO or results of other activities/games!


NEW IN 2020

*Arnold's Strongest Teen
*Bike Rodeo
*Central Ohio Youth Ballet
*Celebrity Meet & Greet
*COSI Rat Basketball and Opening Cloud Burst
*Cup Stacking
*Dart N Dodge
*Educational "STEM" Stage
*World Body Painting Models


*Arnold's Strongest Teen
*Cup Stacking
*Fitness Pageants
*High School Weightlifting
*Speed Cubing
*Talent Show

2021 Arnold SportsWorld Kids & Teens EXPO Floor Plan

The Ohio Expo Center will also host a variety of youth and adult competitions including baton twirling, cheerleading and dance, futsal, gymnastics and martial arts. (The Daily EXPO Ticket includes admission to the Arnold SportsWorld Kids & Teen EXPO and all events at the Ohio Expo Center, plus most events at the Greater Columbus Convention Center.)

Arnold SportsWorld features 155,000 square feet of space dedicated to sports demonstrations and clinics. Demonstration areas will be hosted by area professional sports teams including: Hockey (Columbus Blue Jackets), Baseball (Columbus Clippers), Soccer (Columbus Eagles), Futsal (Columbus Futsal) Also featured are Archery, Baton Twirling, Disc Golf, Fencing, Foosball, Football, Footgolf, Gymnastics, Jump Rope, Martial Arts, Spartan Obstacle Course, Speed Cubing, Tennis, Weightlifting and Wrestling.

Arnold SportsWorld, in partnership with Sunny95 and Mix 107.9, will also feature the Arnold’s Quest For Talent Competition. Finals will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 6 at Arnold SportsWorld Kids & Teens EXPO. Awards include a $2,500 Rotary Scholarship, lunch with Arnold, iPad and more. Chris Kirkpatrick of NSYNC and local radio announcer is Andre Styles of Mix 107.9 will host the Talent Competion.

Celebrity Meet & Greets at the Arnold SportsWorld will feature military veterans and elite athletes Saturday, March 6 from 2:30-3:30 p.m.

Highlighting the stage events at the Arnold SportsWorld is the Arnold Miss Fitness Pageant on Sunday, March 7.


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