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Igloo Letterpress Launches Neighborhood Series of Prints

Igloo Letterpress Launches Neighborhood Series of Prints

“We love creating merchandise that celebrates the unique character of the beautiful neighborhoods in Columbus,” says Allison Chapman, owner of Igloo Letterpress in Worthington. Chapman…

Pay-By-Phone Now Available at Meters in the Short North

The City of Columbus has rolled out a mobile payment option for parking meters in the Short North. New stickers, directing people to download an…

Unusual Eats: Cuban Pizza

Taco Pizza and Hawaiian Pizza have been around for decades. In Columbus, it’s also pretty easy to score a Reuben Pizza or a Philly Cheese…

Two Caterers to Operate The Fives Event Space at The Reach on Goodale

Two Caterers to Operate The Fives Event Space at The Reach on Goodale

Columbus-based catering company Two Caterers are adding a new venue to their portfolio. Named The…

Plans Unveiled for New CoverMyMeds Campus in Franklinton

Plans Unveiled for New CoverMyMeds Campus in Franklinton

CoverMyMeds has released the first renderings of its proposed $240 million headquarters in Franklinton. The…

PENZONE Salon + Spa Opens in the Short North

PENZONE Salon + Spa Opens in the Short North

The new PENZONE Salon + Spa opened its doors in the Short North on Tuesday,…

The Top 10 TV Shows of 2018

The Top 10 TV Shows of 2018

2018 was brimming with so many good shows, it was hard to narrow it down…

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Get Your Tickets – Second Annual Big Bacon Bash Returns!

Get Your Tickets – Second Annual Big Bacon Bash Returns!

Bacon fans rejoice! Columbus Underground has teamed up with Hills Downtown to host the second annual Big Bacon Bash! on Friday, January…

Zaftig Brewing Heads to Italian Village for Second Location

Zaftig Brewing Heads to Italian Village for Second Location

Zaftig Brewing Co., a Worthington operation for the last four years, is bringing a second location to Italian Village. They’re one…

Short North Basil Closes, Making Way for New Restaurant by Basil and Bodega Owners

Short North Basil Closes, Making Way for New Restaurant by Basil and Bodega Owners

Basil’s Short North location has closed to make way for a new restaurant from Basil owner Rhome Ruanphae and Bodega owner…

Two Former Barcelona Chefs Will Open a New Restaurant in the University District

Two Former Barcelona Chefs Will Open a New Restaurant in the University District

Two former Barcelona chefs are striking out on their own to open a new restaurant in the University District. Alqueria, offering…

Ohio’s Own: Minerva Butter Roll

Ohio’s Own: Minerva Butter Roll

Buying a butter roll is a commitment. It’s not just your regular 1-pound box of sticks. Rolls are typically two untidy…

Restaurant Roundup: News from Sunshine Wine, Watershed Distillery and more

Restaurant Roundup: News from Sunshine Wine, Watershed Distillery and more

Columbus has so many new restaurants, expansions, menu updates and other changes, sometimes it’s hard to keep up with everything. That’s why our Restaurant Roundup series was designed to keep…

Newfangled Kitchen Opening Soon in Bexley

Newfangled Kitchen Opening Soon in Bexley

A new deli is coming to East Main Street in Bexley. Newfangled Kitchen, locally owned by Eric and Laura Dennison, will open next Tuesday, Dec. 11. Eric Dennison has been…

Platform Brewing Co. Hard Seltzers Now Available at All Major Ohio Grocers

Platform Brewing Co. Hard Seltzers Now Available at All Major Ohio Grocers

Move aside, White Claw, and make room for some hard seltzers from Platform Brewing Co. One of the first locally-produced seltzers, they’re now available in five varieties at all major…

Upcoming Events View all

Dec
29
The Big Explore

Saturday 12/29/2018 @ 12:00 am

Dec
29
Columbus 2018 Citywide Kwanzaa Celebration

Saturday 12/29/2018 @ 6:00 pm

Dec
31
Two Grand Parties to Ring in the New Year!

Monday 12/31/2018 @ 9:00 pm

Jan
11
The Big Bacon Bash at Hills Downtown

Friday 1/11/2019 @ 6:00 pm

Jan
16
GirlProv: Lucky 13!

Wednesday 1/16/2019 @ 8:00 pm

As The Columbus Foundation marks its 75th anniversary, we're excited to invite YOU to The Big Explore to experience some of the best our city has to offer—on us!On Saturday, December 29, catch FREE rides on COTA and receive FREE general admission at many of Columbus’ exc

Kwanzaa is community celebration of unity acknowledging the accomplishments we've made thourghout the year while living the principles of the Kwanzaa known as the Nguzo Saba.Kwanzaa is a community event for the entire family where we honor the elders, uplift the adults and s

Columbus Underground invites you to ring in the New Year in style! We’re co-hosting two parties this year at Hadley’s Bar + Kitchen Downtown and Balboa + Grandview Cafe.No need to worry about planning your evening, both parties will have everything your crew needs to have

Bacon fans can rejoice! Columbus Underground has teamed up with Hills Downtown to host the second annual Big Bacon Bash!The Chefs at Hills Downtown are preparing 10 unique bites that are packed with bacon goodness. Break those winter blues and join us at their downtown locati

GirlProv is BACK for its (lucky!) 13th installment. Featuring sketch writers, standups, improvisers and performers (who all happen to be female), GirlProv celebrates women in comedy in the Central Ohio area.And for this GirlProv, we're once again supporting the Columbus Alum

Celebrate The New Year in Three Ways with CU!

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