Pre-Game at Fisher

Pre-Game at Fisher

Registration is now closed for this football season. Stay tuned for more details as Bowl Games are announced!

Kick off Ohio State game days by joining alumni and friends for food, drinks and entertainment before every home game.

Enjoy a delicious buffet, music by the Buckeye Tailgaters and, when scheduling permits, an appearance by Ohio State's Spirit Squad.

Pre-Game at Fisher starts three hours prior to kickoff in the Overmyer Ballroom at The Blackwell Inn, located on Fisher’s campus just steps away from Ohio Stadium.

View of Ohio Stadium from The Blackwell Inn

2024 Pre-Game at Fisher Schedule

August 31Akron
September 7Western Michigan
September 21Marshall
October 5Iowa
October 26Nebraska
November 9Purdue
November 23Indiana
November 30Michigan


Business Brutus taking photos with attendees


Pre-Game Single-Game PassesCost
Students ages 13-20$45
Children ages 5-12$25
Children ages 4 and underFree

Adults over 21 years of age will receive one complimentary drink token for beer, wine and/or cocktails.

 Cost of Pre-Game passes are subject to change in the 2024 football season.

A confirmation email will be sent upon receipt of payment. No refunds will be given for confirmed reservations.

View of Pre-Game in the tent


When is the registration deadline?

Before each home game, the registration deadline is Thursday at noon.

Is walk-in registration available?

Except when Pre-Game is sold out, walk-in registration is available. The cost of adult single-game passes is $52. Sellouts happen in advance of big-game matchups, so register early to reserve your pass!

Where can I park?

Due to campus parking restrictions on football Saturdays, the college is unable to provide event parking. For parking information, including ADA Accessible parking, visit CampusParc's website or contact CampusParc at or 614-688-0000.

Where can I find out more information about construction on Fisher's campus?

Prior to your arrival, please review the most up-to-date construction information about the Daley Family Pavilion and Daley Family Terrace.

Where do I check in?

Please enter The Blackwell Inn through the front entrance on Tuttle Park Place. Proceed up the lobby stairs to the check-in area on the second floor. Check-in at any table by giving your last name and then first name. 

Contact Us

For more information about Pre-Game, please contact Tami Cox in the Office of Advancement. 

Tami Cox

Fisher College of Business
Office of Advancement
Fisher Hall
2100 Neil Avenue
Columbus, Ohio 43210