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Festivals in Columbus: The Ultimate Guide for 2019

Festivals in Columbus: The Ultimate Guide for 2019

Festival season is once again upon us! Here’s an ultimate list of all of the best festivals in Columbus, Ohio, plus food festivals in Central…

Franklin County Recyclables Avoid Landfill Despite Changes in China

Recently there have been news stories about disruptions in residential recycling across the U.S. due to China’s restriction on the import of recyclable materials which…

NEXT: The Labor Force’s Cognitive Divide

Almost as soon as the World Wide Web was unleashed in the early 1990s, commentators began to talk about a “digital divide.” This was a…

First Look: Del Mar SoCal Kitchen

First Look: Del Mar SoCal Kitchen

This week, one of two brand new Cameron Mitchell Restaurants’ concepts will celebrate a grand…

Make Earth Day Columbus The Greenest Yet!

Make Earth Day Columbus The Greenest Yet!

Did you know Earth Day Columbus is the largest volunteer-led Earth Day volunteer effort and…

Community Remembers Rubén Castilla Herrera, a Radical in Work, Life & Love

Community Remembers Rubén Castilla Herrera, a Radical in Work, Life & Love

If you’ve never met Rubén Castilla Herrera, you’ve probably at least seen his face or…

Surprisingly Good to Startlingly Bad—This Week’s Movies Have It All

Surprisingly Good to Startlingly Bad—This Week’s Movies Have It All

What do we have for you this week? Sequels, reboots, reworkings of classics, fan fiction,…

Food News & Reviews View all

Fast Casual Mediterranean Restaurant Opening at Atlas Building Downtown

Fast Casual Mediterranean Restaurant Opening at Atlas Building Downtown

The Atlas building Downtown is adding some Mediterranean flair. District North, the first restaurant concept from father-son team Mossaad Beshay and…

Restaurant Review: Milestone 229

Restaurant Review: Milestone 229

Milestone 229 continues to be a perennial favorite gathering place Downtown. Voters placed it on last year’s top restaurant list at…

Ohio’s Own: Kim Chi Pork Rinds

Ohio’s Own: Kim Chi Pork Rinds

Between lo-carb diets and fancified treatments on menus in local restaurants, pork rinds are experiencing a bona fide heyday. Once a…

Local Bakery Opening Store Front on Parsons Avenue

Local Bakery Opening Store Front on Parsons Avenue

A local bakery has landed on the South Side for their first brick and mortar. J’s Sweet Treats and Wedding Cakes,…

Cincinnati-Based Taft’s Ale House Announces Columbus Location

Cincinnati-Based Taft’s Ale House Announces Columbus Location

Cincinnati-based Taft’s Ale House is bringing its craft beer and New Haven-style coal-fired pizza to the Columbus market. The brewery will…

Shake Shack Proposed for Graduate Hotel

Shake Shack Proposed for Graduate Hotel

Rumors of a Shake Shack heading for the Graduate Hotel at 750 N. High St. have been confirmed.  The company sent an application to the Italian Village Area Commission to…

The Best Easter Brunches in Columbus

The Best Easter Brunches in Columbus

Easter brunch is a much-hallowed tradition to some; it is the feast that rewards those faithful through Lent. Or those who just really like to brunch, and love any occasion…

Video: Where Have All the Restaurant Workers Gone?

Video: Where Have All the Restaurant Workers Gone?

Food industry workers are hard to come by lately. Restaurants in Columbus have shuttered, citing a lack of front- and back-of-house talent as a main reason — and Columbus is…

Upcoming Events View all

Apr
26
SOLD OUT! Yes, There will be Vegan Options!

Friday 4/26/2019 @ 6:00 pm

May
5
Urban Living Tour

Sunday 5/5/2019 @ 9:00 am

May
11
Moonlight Market

Saturday 5/11/2019 @ 6:00 pm

May
22
Keyholder 19

Wednesday 5/22/2019 @ 6:00 pm

This event has sold out! Thank you for your support. The answer every Vegan has been asking is finally here: Yes, there will be Vegan Options!Enjoy a 12 course menu of vegan samples from savory to dessert options.The Chefs at Hills Downtown alongside Willowbeez, PattyCake

On Wednesday, May 1 from 6pm to 8pm, the City of Columbus will be hosting a conversation for South of Downtown Neighborhoods (German Village, Brewery District & South Side) to discuss the Columbus Strategic Parking Plan. An important discussion about the future of parking in

If looking at real estate on Zillow is one of your favorite things to do, you’ll love the chance to find the home that’s right for you on Sunday, May 5 during the Urban Living Tour. It’s no secret that Downtown Columbus and surrounding neighborhoods have been getting new an

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

Keyholder brings together women, men, and people of all ages and backgrounds. It’s a night to celebrate our shared efforts to create gender equity. And, it’s a night to commit to tackling challenges that still lie ahead, together. We fill the Ohio Theatre with 2,500 of us rea