The North Exhibition Hall

The 65,000 square foot North Hall accommodates 340 10’x10’ display booths. Added features include a 30-foot overhead clearance, unlimited floor load and floor utility pockets located 30 feet on center. Exhibitors have easy access to the facility via the 150-foot loading dock, two ground level overhead doors and west entry doors. The North Hall lobby features a spacious entry area containing a large ticket/registration counter. Annually, the North Hall hosts a myriad of consumer expositions, trade shows and conferences.

The East/West Exhibition Hall

The East/West Hall can accommodate up to 225 standard 8’ x 8’ booths or 165 10’ x 10’ booths. This 45,000 square foot area can be subdivided for events requiring midsize space. The East/West Hall also has unlimited load capacity, gas, water and electrical hookups. A separate entry and lobby area, private show offices and loading docks are other primary features.

The Wayne Brehm Room & Meeting Room

The multi-purpose 5,000 square foot room is ideal for sales meetings, seminars, banquets, lectures and receptions. Equipped with a permanent stage and sound equipment, the Wayne Brehm Room can accommodate: Banquet 250, Lecture 600, Dinner Dance 250, and Classroom 250. The stage dimensions for the Wayne Brehm Room are 16’ deep and 27’ wide.

An additional ten meeting rooms with capacities of 70 to 150 are available, perfect for group discussions and breakout rooms.


Veterans Memorial’s 3,916 seat auditorium is the largest in Columbus. Our stage has hosted such legendary and diverse performers as Elvis Presley, Conway Twitty, Doobie Brothers, Jackson 5, Bob Dylan, Elton John, James Brown, Bruce Springsteen and N’Sync! and is the home of the most prestigious bodybuilding event in the world, The Arnold Schwarzenegger Classic.

The Skylight Lobby

With space to accommodate more than 300 diners or receptions guests against the backdrop of the downtown Columbus skyline, the Skylight Lobby dazzles guests from across town or across the country.

The Memorial Room & Patio

An ideal private location for an intimate reception, the Memorial Room boats one of the most dramatic and impressive views of the Columbus skyline from its vantage point overlooking the Scioto River. The room features an adjacent patio and lawn access.

The Richard P. Nolan Dining Room

For smaller meetings and catered functions, the Richard P. Nolan Dining Room accommodates up to 200 guests in an intimate setting.