Pre-Game at Fisher

Pre-Game at Fisher

Kick off Ohio State game days in high spirits every football season 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 kick-off in the Overmyer Ballroom and Courtyard at The Blackwell Inn and Pfahl Conference Center, a quick five-minute walk to Ohio Stadium.

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Pre-Game at Fisher cheerleaders


2021 Pre-Game at Fisher Schedule

September 11 Oregon
September 18 Tulsa
September 25 Akron
October 9 Maryland
October 30 Penn State
November 13 Purdue
November 20 Michigan State


Pre-Game at Fisher buffet



Adults $40
Children ages 5-12 $20
Children ages 4 and under Free

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


Pre-Game at Fisher musical entertainment



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 web site or contact CampusParc at or 614-688-0000.

Are masks required?

Yes. For the most up-to-date information regarding the university's health and safety protocols, which must be followed at Pre-Game, visit For Ohio Stadium protocols, visit

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.

Is walk-in registration available?

Walk-in registration is not available for the 2021 season due to health and safety protocols for events and gatherings at the university. Review the most up-to-date guidance, and register early to reserve your Pre-Game pass!

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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