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Touch-Screen Kiosks Coming to Downtown

Brent Warren Brent Warren Touch-Screen Kiosks Coming to Downtown

A new style of interactive kiosks that go by the name of “IKE” will be installed Downtown and in a handful of other neighborhoods. Developed by Columbus-based Orange Barrel Media, the new touch-screen design has been piloted in Denver and is now being rolled out in other cities. The Downtown Commission this morning heard about […]

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Know Your Neighborhood: Things to Do in Clintonville

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Know Your Neighborhood: Things to Do in Clintonville

The Clintonville neighborhood just north of Downtown Columbus is especially known for notable landmarks like Whetstone Park, the Park of Roses, and historically, the city’s first zoo and the country’s largest amusement park. Today, Clintonville’s business district is a hub for Columbus’ newest and most iconic businesses and restaurants, as you can see below: Grab […]

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New Concept Revealed for 26-Story Convention Center Hotel

Brent Warren Brent Warren New Concept Revealed for 26-Story Convention Center Hotel

The latest plans for a new hotel attached to the Greater Columbus Convention Center were presented yesterday to the development committee of the Franklin County Convention Facilities Authority. The new hotel will technically be an addition to the existing Hilton Downtown Columbus, located across North High Street from the convention center. The two buildings together […]

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Know Your Neighborhood: Things to Do in the Brewery District

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Know Your Neighborhood: Things to Do in the Brewery District

The Brewery District neighborhood, just south of Downtown and parallel to German Village, earned its name well before the establishment of the modern businesses we know of today. The district’s first brewery, City Brewery, opened in 1836. By the late 1850s to early 1860s, there were five breweries located in the area inhabited by mostly working-class families. […]

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Know Your Neighborhoods: Hilliard

Anne Evans Anne Evans Know Your Neighborhoods: Hilliard

Some of the best things about Columbus are its unique and fun-filled neighborhoods, each with its own charm and character. Experience Columbus along with Destination Hilliard, invite you to join us September 13 for Know Your Neighborhoods: Hilliard. Start at Hilliard Station Park to check in, network with peers, enjoy complimentary hors d’oeuvres and pick […]

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Know Your Neighborhood: Things to Do in Hilliard

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Know Your Neighborhood: Things to Do in Hilliard

Located between Big Darby Creek on the west and the Scioto River on the east, the city of Hilliard has a mix of residential and commercial development. Several of the city’s historic buildings remain standing, including its original train station located at Weaver Park, and several residences along Norwich Street in the historic district. But […]

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Know Your Neighborhood: Things to Do in Dublin

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Know Your Neighborhood: Things to Do in Dublin

Located northwest of Columbus, the suburban city of Dublin has strong ties to Ireland and traditional Irish events. Named after the birthplace of an Irish settler, the city has quietly hosted one of the best Irish festivals and St. Patrick’s Day parades in the country, in addition to one of the biggest events in golf, […]

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