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NEW DATE – Sunny 95’s Touch-A-Truck coming to the Fortress

2020-05-06T16:53:24-04:00

NEW DATE: July 18 Join Sunny 95 at the Fortress for this Touch-A-Truck event. Get behind the wheel of some of the coolest trucks around! Not only will there be awesome trucks, but there will also be different types of emergency vehicles, heavy machinery, and tons of other types of vehicles!   More information will become available closer to the event. Follow @FortressObetz on social for the most up-to-date information.

NEW DATE – Sunny 95’s Touch-A-Truck coming to the Fortress2020-05-06T16:53:24-04:00

Fortress Obetz to Host OHSAA Cross Country Championships

2020-04-30T12:59:17-04:00

April 29, 2020 News Release – Ohio High School Athletic Association Jerry Snodgrass, Executive Director www.OHSAA.org  |  twitter.com/OHSAASports  | facebook.com/OHSAASports For Immediate Release – April 29, 2020 Contact – Tim Stried, Director of Communications, tstried@ohsaa.org Fortress Obetz to Host OHSAA Cross Country Championships 50-acre multi-purpose complex onsoutheast side of Columbus signs five-year agreement with OHSAA COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio High School Athletic Association cross country state championships are moving to Fortress Obetz, a 50-acre multi-purpose sports complex with a 6,500-seat grandstand located on thesoutheast side of Columbus, OHSAA Executive Director Jerry Snodgrass announced Wednesday. Fortress Obetz opened in 2017 on the former site of the [...]

Fortress Obetz to Host OHSAA Cross Country Championships2020-04-30T12:59:17-04:00

May Events at the Fortress – Canceled

2020-04-20T10:40:25-04:00

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, all events during the month of May at the Fortress have been canceled. Visit the link below for more information about the virus and its impact so far: COVID-19   We will post any updates as new information unfolds. There’s no way to tell when we’ll be back on track, so keep an eye out for updates!

May Events at the Fortress – Canceled2020-04-20T10:40:25-04:00

April Events at the Fortress – Canceled

2020-03-31T13:36:22-04:00

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, all events during the month of April at the Fortress have been canceled. Visit the link below for more information about the virus and its impact so far: COVID-19   We will post any updates as new information unfolds. There’s no way to tell when we’ll be back on track, so keep an eye out for updates!

April Events at the Fortress – Canceled2020-03-31T13:36:22-04:00

Columbus Buddy Walk returns to the Fortress

2020-02-18T11:39:59-05:00

October 4 Columbus Buddy Walk - Presented by the Down Syndrome Association of Central Ohio The Buddy Walk returns to the Fortress! We are thrilled to be hosting the Columbus Buddy Walk for the second year in a row! Join the Down Syndrome Association of Central Ohio as we unite for a common cause and raise funds at the 2020 Columbus Buddy Walk. Whether you have Down syndrome, know someone who does, or just want to show your support, take the first step and donate or register today! Help spread the word; all are welcome for this day of celebration! Visit [...]

Columbus Buddy Walk returns to the Fortress2020-02-18T11:39:59-05:00

4th Annual Famous Fortress Fireworks

2020-02-13T11:19:31-05:00

July 2 Don't miss the 4th Annual Famous Fortress Fireworks! There will be live music, games, food trucks, inflatables, giveaways, and more! FREE!! On Thursday, July 2nd, join the Obetz community at the Fortress and Memorial Park for the 4th annual fireworks display at Fortress Obetz! The fireworks will be let off in the field just north of the Memorial Park pond. The start time for the fireworks is set for 9:50 PM. The gates at Fortress Obetz will open at 6:00 PM. This is a FREE event! No chairs or canopies are permitted in the Fortress. You are permitted to [...]

4th Annual Famous Fortress Fireworks2020-02-13T11:19:31-05:00

Bands of America returning to the Fortress in October

2020-02-13T11:18:19-05:00

October 3 Bands of America is returning to the Fortress! Outstanding high school marching bands from around the Midwest will perform at the 2019 Bands of America Central Ohio Regional Championship, presented by Yamaha.   More information will become available closer to the event. Follow @FortressObetz on social for the most up-to-date information.  

Bands of America returning to the Fortress in October2020-02-13T11:18:19-05:00