Lunch Time Creativity

By Cass Freeland | 21 Mar, 2017

Every Wednesday through April 12, head over to the Ohio Arts Council Riffe Gallery from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. to explore your creative side. Artist and educator Melissa Vogley Woods leads participants in a…

Bourbon, Booze, Bites

By Melissa Fast | 14 Mar, 2017

Sure, Buckeye Bourbon House offers hard-to-find bourbons and whiskeys, but so much more awaits when you walk into these new digs on Gay Street. The building (formally the Buckeye Savings and Loan) is on the…

Date Night In the District

By Melissa Fast | 07 Mar, 2017

This time of the year can cause a little bit of a ho-hum attitude because of the gray skies. You’ve mostly made it through winter, but you still have to make it through the spring…

Cheers for ColumbUS

By Melissa Fast | 28 Feb, 2017

You know the landscape is changing downtown. All you need to do is walk to Gay and High Streets, stroll the Scioto Mile or meander through the Discovery District to see the vibrancy taking hold….

Art and Urban Renewal

By Cass Freeland | 21 Feb, 2017

Experience urban renewal at its finest. Blockfort Gallery and Studios has taken a former downtown auto parts store and converted it into a gallery and artist studios. Painters, sculptors, printmakers, designers, performers, organizers and makers…

CBUS Student Hack

By Melissa Fast | 14 Feb, 2017

It’s a good thing. Promise. Franklin University and AT&T Ohio have joined forces to encourage students to pursue computer science education. Participants of the CBus Student Hack will gain access to all kinds of hi-tech…

Winter Wonder Park

By Melissa Fast | 07 Feb, 2017

Skating, sliding, cheering (for the Jackets of course). Do it all at Winter Park (presented by Worthington Industries) at McFerson Commons right across from Nationwide Arena. But hurry, the big shindig only lasts until February…

State of Downtown: A Look at 2016 and Upcoming Trends

By Melissa Fast | 31 Jan, 2017

What’s progress look like, and how do downtown office, retail and residential markets affect the economic development of the urban core? Is Columbus at risk for the “Peak Millennial” reported in recent national news? Get…


By Melissa Fast | 24 Jan, 2017

Deviate from the usual. Wander into a world of wonder at the Columbus Museum of Art’s Wonderball. The soiree takes place on January 28. Join Honorary Chairs Larry Smith, creator of the Six-Word Memoir, and…

Winter Equals Exploration

By Melissa Fast | 17 Jan, 2017

If you lived in Minnesota or Maine, likely you wouldn’t think twice about leaving the house or office in the winter to explore your city. Sometimes though, it’s hard—really hard—especially when the skies here spit…