Office of Student Life

Student Activities

Discounts

About General Discounts

In order to allow students to explore everything Columbus has to offer, D-Tix sells gift cards and tickets to various restaurants, museums, comedy clubs, and attractions in the area.

 

Please note:

D-Tix users acknowledge that because of the current public health crisis, users may be assuming additional risks to their health and safety by participating in any activity for which D-Tix sells tickets, passes, vouchers, or gift cards. Users agree that they are knowingly, voluntarily, and expressly assuming this risk and responsibility for any damages, liabilities, loss or expenses related to COVID-19 that they may incur as a result of participating in an activity related to a D-Tix purchase.  Users further understand and agree to abide by the Code of Student Conduct, applicable policies, and the COVID-19-related directives of the university and/or local, state, and federal authorities, including but not limited to, directives regarding gatherings and masks, while participating in any activity purchased through D-Tix.
  • All discounted tickets and gift cards must be purchased at the Ohio Union Information Center, not the individual venue
  • All general discount tickets and gift cards are subject to availability
  • No returns, exchanges, or refunds are offered on tickets and gift cards purchased through D-Tix

 

General Discounts to Attractions

Tickets to attractions are available two per BuckID per week, and are available on a first come first serve basis, sellouts for the week are possible. Tickets will be restocked every week on Monday morning. The first week we will restock for Fall Semester will be August 31st, 2020. The last restock for Fall Semester will be November 23rd, 2020. Due to unforeseen circumstances we will have a limited amount/variety of our normal D-Tix operations. Please check the list below for updates on tickets. Check websites before heading there for any current/new restrictions. Must wear mask inside for most D-Tix spaces!

 

Grand Prix Karting Gift Cards
$15; These gift cards are worth $25, but you only pay $15! Good for Grand Prix Kart Racing, Laser Tag, the Escape Rooms or the Food Court. Please note: prices for activities vary, check their website for more information. Advance reservations are doable, must call to use gift card!
www.gpkcolumbus.com 

 

Clay Cafe Gift Cards
$10; These gift cards are worth $20, but you only pay $10! Please note: prices for items at Clay Cafe vary, check their website for more information. It's good to be on site 2 hours before closing, one coupon per item per person. Only the Grandview location is open!
www.claycafecolumbus.com 


 
Skyzone
$8; Good for one-hour sessions, Jump times are not guaranteed with the purchase of this gift card. Call ahead to check availability. Jump times MUST be reserved online at our website below (for online reservations a $1.50 processing fee may apply per ticket) and you must fill out an online waiver. Walk-in Jumpers are no longer accepted!!
www.skyzone.com/columbus 


Lazer Kraze
$3; Good for one game of lazer tag, Advance Reservations are recommended. Passes are not for use during All You Can Play sessions. ONLY Gahanna location is open for business from Friday - Sunday. Check website for updated hours.
www.lazerkraze.com 
 


Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
$10
www.rockhall.com 
 


SegAway Tours Of Columbus - Seasonal, on sale now!
$30; Must call to make reservations
www.segawaytoursofcolumbus.com 


Columbus Museum of Art
$FREE; UPDATES: MUST call ahead to make reservations once you purchase D-Tix, 614.221.6801.
www.columbusmuseum.org 


Columbus Zoo - not available currently, return TBD
$8 
www.colszoo.org 


COSI - not available currently, return TBD
$12
www.cosi.org 


Franklin Park Conservatory
$7; MUST call ahead and make reservations once you purchase D-Tix, 614.715.8002.
www.fpconservatory.org 


Funny Bone - not available currently, return TBD
$4; Each ticket admits two people. Must call to make reservations, not valid for special engagements, must exchange passes 45 mins prior to show time,  21 years of age and older (except Columbus Comedy Showcase Weds @ 7:30PM)
www.columbusfunnybone.com 


Gateway Film Center Movie Vouchers
$3; Passes are for general use, must check the Gateway Film Center for specific movies and available times. Check their website for any new Health and Safety protocols: https://gatewayfilmcenter.org/reopening/ 
www.gatewayfilmcenter.com 

 

Ohio History Connection - not available currently, return TBD
$6; Passes are for general use.
www.ohiohistory.org 

 


Columbus Food AdventuresSeasonal (Must make reservations, space is limited and pay attention to expiration dates)
Taco Truck Tours $25 (Return TBA) 

Short North Tours $25 (Return TBA)

Alternative Eats Tours $25 (Return TBA)

Dessert Tours $25 (Return TBA)

Breakfast Tours $25 (Return TBA)

Grandview Food Tours $25 (Return TBA)

Old Worthington Food Tours $25 (Return TBA)

German Village Food Tours $25 (Return TBA)

www.columbusfoodadventures.com 
 


Shadowbox Cabaret - not available currently, return TBD
$10; Must make reservations, some restrictions may apply
www.shadowboxlive.org

 

 

General Discounts to Attractions – LOTTERY EVENTS

Tickets to attractions through the Lottery System are available two per BuckID per semester. Must register online and win in order to purchase Lottery Tickets. Registrations open every Monday and Tuesday throughout the semester. Group orders are not available on lottery general discount items. First registration for Fall Semester is August 31-September 1, 2020.  Last registration for Fall Semester is November 16-17, 2020.

 

Jeni's Splendid Ice Cream Gift Cards - First registration for Fall Semester, August 31-September 1, 2020
$8; Gift card worth $15
www.jenis.com

 

Otherworld - not available currently, return TBD
$12; Immersive art experience. Ticket is general admission any day, open Thursday-Sunday.
www.otherworldohio.com 

 

Igloo Letterpress Gift Certificates - First registration for Fall Semester, August 31-September 1, 2020
$10, Must make reservations for specific classes online, gift certificate worth $25. Good for use in the shop, and custom orders only at the moment, and classes/workshops, register online.
www.iglooletterpress.com

 

The Smithery Gift Certificates - First registration for Fall Semester, August 31-September 1, 2020
$10, Good for use at the shop, make and take events, or online classes (must call in with gift certificate), gift certificate worth $20; All classes are currently suspended. Can use gift card for use at the store.
www.shopthesmithery.com

 

North Market Gift Certificates - First registration for Fall Semester, August 31-September 1, 2020
$10; Gift certificates worth $20
www.northmarket.com

 

Candle Lab Gift Cards - First registration for Fall Semester, August 31-September 1, 2020
$15; Gift cards worth $25; Only Grandview location open for parties (advance reservation needed), can use gift card for online purchases
www.candlelab.com

 

Lockology Escape Rooms - First registration for Fall Semester, August 31-September 1, 2020
$10, Must make reservations for specific time online. Excape Columbus in Powell is the only current open location!
www.lockologyescaperooms.com

 

Glass Axis Gift Cards Seasonal, First registration for Fall Semester, August 31-September 1, 2020
$15; Gift card worth $25
www.glassaxis.org

 

Mad River MountainSeasonal, not on sale now - return TBD - 2 per item per semester (2 ski lift, 2 tubing, 2 rental)
$25 Ski/Snowboard Lift Passes; $10 Snow Tubing; $12 Ski/Snowboard Rental
www.skimadriver.com 


Hocking Hills Zipline ToursSeasonal, not on sale now - will return April/May 2021
$50; Good for one Canopy tour
www.hockinghillscanopytours.com 

 

ZipZone Adventure Park - Seasonal, not on sale now - will return April/May 2021
$20; Gift certificate good for one person
www.zipzonetours.com

 

The Wilds Gift CardSeasonal, not on sale now - will return April/May 2021
$20; Gift Card worth $30
www.thewilds.com 

 

Cedar PointSeasonal, not on sale now - will return April/May 2021 (only valid for current season).
$40 
www.cedarpoint.com


 
Zoombezi BaySeasonal, not on sale now - will return April/May 2021 (only valid for current season).
$20 
www.zoombezibay.com

 

Restaurant Gift Cards – LOTTERY EVENT

All restaurant gift cards are for $25 and cost $15. Students may purchase up to two gift cards per semester, however restaurant gift cards are not available during summer semester. Group orders are not available on restaurant gift cards. Gift Cards are available through the Lottery System. Winners have a selection of three restaurant groups available on a first come first serve basis each week, sellouts of a certain type are possible (only for Lottery Winners). 

 

Not available during Summer Semester. First registration for Fall Semester, August 31-September 1, 2020

 

Gift cards are available to the following restaurants:

Cameron Mitchell Restaurants
www.cameronmitchell.com 
 
BDI
Bravo, Bon Vie, Brio
www.bbrg.com 
 
Darden®
Chedders®, Longhorn Steakhouse®, Olive Garden®, Seasons 52®, Bahama Breeze®
www.darden.com
*disclaimer: see bottom of page 
 


*Darden® Restaurants, Inc. owns (Olive Garden®, LongHorn Steakhouse®, Chedders®, Bahama Breeze®, and Seasons 52®) and is not affiliated with D-Tix. Darden is not a sponsor or co-sponsor of this program. Use of our restaurant names, logos or trademarks requires written approval from Darden. See backside of gift card for additional terms and conditions or visitwww.darden.com/legal.