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Brewery District

Located just south of Columbus’s central business district, the Brewery District has a history stretching nearly 200 years. At the height of its success, five breweries were located in the area. After Prohibition, the district declined, becoming home to some industry and warehouses. In recent years, redevelopment has brought numerous restaurants, bars, and even a grocery store to the area.

MORPC to Relocate Downtown from Brewery District

Walker Evans Walker Evans MORPC to Relocate Downtown from Brewery District

The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC) announced this afternoon that the organization will be purchasing the building located at 99 E. Main Street in Downtown Columbus, where it plans to relocate in November 2012. This building was the previous home of planning firm Karlsberger, which closed in June. MORPC has been located in The Brewery District […]

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World of Beer Opening in The Brewery District

Walker Evans Walker Evans World of Beer Opening in The Brewery District

On October 31st, the Brewery District will become 50 beer taps and 500 beer varieties richer. World of Beer will open their doors at 503 South Front Street at 3pm that day to Facebook friends and the following day to the general public. The new bar was built specifically to appeal to enthusiasts who appreciate […]

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Shadowbox Live Breaks in Their New Space With Classics From the Past

Walker Evans Walker Evans Shadowbox Live Breaks in Their New Space With Classics From the Past

Last night, The Brewery District was reanimated with the sights and sounds of nightlife and entertainment, as Shadowbox Live hosted the grand opening of their new home at 503 South Front Street. The new venue is still a work in progress, but the move provides a breath of fresh air both for the live performance […]

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Shadowbox Live is Bringing The Rocky Horror Show to Downtown

Walker Evans Walker Evans Shadowbox Live is Bringing The Rocky Horror Show to Downtown

Shadowbox Live’s return to Downtown is nearly upon us, and the troupe will be opening up their musical lineup next month with The Rocky Horror Show. The live performance of this cult-classic will run September 11th through November 13th at the new Shadowbox Live home located at 503 South Front Street in the Brewery District. […]

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Shadowbox’s Backstage Bistro Now Open

Walker Evans Walker Evans Shadowbox’s Backstage Bistro Now Open

Shadowbox Live is one step closer to relocating from Easton to the Brewery District. Last week, their Backstage Bistro softly launched as a daytime coffee shop, offering Crimson Cup coffee to neighboring businesses and residents who are looking for their caffeine fix. Eventually, the Bistro will be expanded to offer lunch, dinner and a full […]

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New Credit Card Parking Meters Roll Out in 2011

Walker Evans Walker Evans New Credit Card Parking Meters Roll Out in 2011

After nearly a year’s delay, the Columbus Department of Public Service will begin installing the first batch of “Smart Meters” on Monday, according to a story released today on 10tv.com. These new meters will accept all major credit cards, and will roll out first where meter usage is heaviest, including Gay Street, The Short North, […]

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Shadowbox Live Moving to Brewery District

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Via Press Release: Shadowbox Live is thrilled to announce its plans to move to a downtown facility mid-summer 2011. The non-profit, 501c3 organization has been crafting a deal for the past several years with real estate development company Arshot Investment Corporation to bring the popular entertainment ensemble to the Brewery District. Tuesday morning, Stev Guyer, […]

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