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Hot Chicken Takeover Opening Third Location

Hot Chicken Takeover Opening Third Location

Not long after announcing plans for a second store in Clintonville, Hot Chicken Takeover owner Joe DeLoss confirmed a third location for the restaurant at the…

Columbus Makes Art Presents: Najette Kanoun on Glassquerade, Civil Engineering and Glassblowing

In honor of its 30th anniversary, Glass Axis is giving its annual fundraiser, Glassquerade, an 80s-style makeover. Boasting a glass fashion show, a performance from…

Columbus National Number Ones!

Columbus is full of remarkable visionaries and people working together for the betterment of everyone—that’s why we celebrate our National Number Ones! The Columbus Foundation…

Near East Side Community Members Want to See Buildings Saved

Near East Side Community Members Want to See Buildings Saved

On Sunday, local development corporation Next Generation announced intentions to demolish two buildings on East Long…

The Confluence Cast: Black Art in Columbus

The Confluence Cast: Black Art in Columbus

The art community in Columbus is a strong one. But there’s a large portion of…

Grassroots: SURJ Columbus Uses “People Power” to Work Against Racial Injustice

Grassroots: SURJ Columbus Uses “People Power” to Work Against Racial Injustice

Getting involved in the fight for racial justice can be intimidating for the average white…

Why Ohio Women Need to be Engaged in Politics

Why Ohio Women Need to be Engaged in Politics

The Women’s Fund of Central Ohio, acting as a parental guide to the region’s fired…

Food News & Reviews View all

Melt Bar & Grill Opens at Cedar Point this Summer

Melt Bar & Grill Opens at Cedar Point this Summer

Two Ohio experiences are coming together this summer, when Cleveland-born Melt Bar & Grilled plans to open its ninth location at…

Kindred Beer Opening Clintonville Tasting Room

Kindred Beer Opening Clintonville Tasting Room

The brewery formerly known as Kindred Artisan Ales is working on expanding in multiple ways. In addition to rebranding to Kindred…

Easy Street Cafe Closing German Village Location

Easy Street Cafe Closing German Village Location

George Stefanidis launched the Easy Street Cafe in German Village decades ago, and he’s ready to hang up the apron this…

Owners of Vacant Franklinton Building Looking for Tenant

Owners of Vacant Franklinton Building Looking for Tenant

Owners of the vacant Franklinton building sitting at 937 W. Broad St., near the closed Florentine, are looking to partner or…

Taste the Best Desserts in Columbus – TONIGHT!

Taste the Best Desserts in Columbus – TONIGHT!

Columbus Underground’s popular event Best Bites: Sweet Treats is returning bigger and better in its third year on Thursday, February 23.…

Ohio’s Own: Sophie’s Pierogi & Butter

Ohio’s Own: Sophie’s Pierogi & Butter

You can find Sophie’s Potato Filled Pierogi in the freezer section of gourmet grocers like Weiland’s. They come in a four-pack with very specific cooking directions on the back. You…

Best Bites Preview: Pies, Beignets, Cakes, Marshmallows & More

Best Bites Preview: Pies, Beignets, Cakes, Marshmallows & More

The week we have all been waiting for is here! Best Bites: Sweet Treats is s0 close I can almost taste all the sugary goodness coming our way! If you…

Restaurant Review: The Three-Legged Mare

Restaurant Review: The Three-Legged Mare

It seems like the Irish Pub Scene was kinda big a few years back, in the days before Columbus discovered tacos, and Irish beer was bigger than homegrown variants. Irish…

Upcoming Events View all

Feb
28
Fat Tuesday

Tuesday 2/28/2017 @ 4:00 pm

Mar
10
Whiskey Tasting

Friday 3/10/2017 @ 6:00 pm

Mar
25
KickbuttColumbus: Highway Ramp Cleanup Event

Saturday 3/25/2017 @ 9:00 am

We're bringing Bourbon Street to Bourbon House! DRINK SPECIALS: $6 FRENCH 75, $7 SAZERAC, AND $8 HURRICANE PUNCH ALL-NIGHT BITES: $7 TACOS, $5 JAMBALAYA, AND KING CAKE

Join Columbus Underground for a night of Whiskey sampling at Park Street Cantina. With over 100 different types of Whiskey to choose from, the only thing to worry about is how to decide!? Two types of tickets are available for the event. Taster tickets are $20 and give gues

KickButtColumbus! is an annual spring highway ramp clean up event created to remove blighted conditions from our city's  exit and entry ramps after winter thaw and raise awareness about the hazards of cigarette butt litter to the environment.  KickButtColumbus! takes place the

The Moonlight Market is a monthly outdoor street festival / marketplace on Gay Street in Downtown Columbus. It takes place every Second Saturday from April through October. The event draws thousands of visitors each month to enjoy the brick-and-mortar businesses in the area who s

The Sunlight Market is a monthly outdoor street festival / marketplace on Gay Street in Downtown Columbus, taking place April through October. The event draws thousands of visitors each month to enjoy the brick-and-mortar businesses in the area who open early with special hours a