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Gallery Hop

Gallery Hop is a monthly event that occurs the first Saturday of every month in The Short North Arts District. Thousands of visitors venture into the neighborhood for arts exhibitions, shopping events at boutique retailers, and all of the bar-hopping and people-watching that goes along with it. More information can be found at www.shortnorth.org.

Columbus Mega Summer Weekend 2010 – Vol. 7

Anne Evans Anne Evans

Happy Fourth of July everyone! There are plenty of fireworks for you to see if you love them, I do! Red, White & Boom is in its 30th year and the show starts at 10pm on Friday, July 2. There are other activities around the Arena District, Taste of Boom will be happening on Nationwide […]

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Columbus Mega Summer Weekend 2010 – Vol. 3

Anne Evans Anne Evans Columbus Mega Summer Weekend 2010 – Vol. 3

Welcome Weekend! If you are looking to try out a new place, check out Mouton and Little Palace. They both opened their doors on June 1. Go to Wild Goose Creative on Thursday evening to hear some stories about Columbus at their Speak Easy event. Friday evening, Circus is having a benefit for Alix Reese. […]

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Short North Gets Travel Writeup in New York Times

Walker Evans Walker Evans

Hot on the heels of another semi-annual discussion about whether or not the Short North has “jumped the shark” comes word of a travel article in The New York Times that highlights the neighborhood. Some of the featured destinations in the article include the Mahan Gallery, Milk Bar, Tasi Café and Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams. […]

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The Alive Features The History of Gallery Hop

Walker Evans Walker Evans

Just in case you missed it… last week’s Alive had a great feature on the history of the Short North Gallery Hop, which just celebrated its 25th Anniversary at last weekend’s Holiday Hop. The photos in the article are a great visual aid that compare the boarded up buildings of yesteryear with the thriving neighborhood […]

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Columbus Mega Summer Weekend 2009 – Vol. 11

Walker Evans Walker Evans

This weekend will be dominated by two major festivals – The Ohio State Fair, which kicked off on Wednesday and runs through next Saturday – and the Dublin Irish Festival, which kicks off today and runs through Sunday. Saturday also marks the first day of August, which means a Gallery Hop weekend in the Short […]

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Columbus Mega Summer Weekend 2009 – Vol. 7

Walker Evans Walker Evans

When the Fourth of July lands on a Saturday, you’re pretty much guaranteed a big summer weekend. Tonight, half the city descends upon Downtown for Red White & Boom, the largest fireworks display in the Midwest (parking tips here), with other neighborhood firework festivals to follow on Saturday. After RW&B ends, every bar, club, lounge, […]

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Columbus Mega Summer Weekend 2009 – Vol. 3

Walker Evans Walker Evans Columbus Mega Summer Weekend 2009 – Vol. 3

Lots of big events going on this weekend, so it shouldn’t be too hard to fill your schedule! The Columbus Arts Festival kicks off today and runs through Sunday. Once again they’ll be set up in the Discovery District near CCAD. The Short North will be buzzing all day on Saturday as they have the […]

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