Downtown Concierge

Downtown Concierge

You decide what’s fun – we’ll help you find it.



12/14 - 12/19First Wed
Welcome Wednesdays!

Visual Arts
12/14 - 12/23First Sun
Sunday Night Jazz featuring Bobby Floyd Trio

Cultural, Music
12/14 - 12/20First Thu
Soul Revival

12/14 - 1/05
BYOB Holiday Trolley Lights Tour

12/14 - 3/02Daily
Suspension: Balancing Art, Nature, and Culture

Visual Arts
12/14 - 1/17Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu & Fri
The Fool by Patrick Vincent
Visual Ar
12/14 - 3/15Daily
Season Two: Follow the Mud

Visual Arts
12/14 - 1/04Daily
The Last Flower by James Thurber and Art Unbound III
Visual Ar
12/14 - 12/29Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri & Sat
John McCarty A Retrospective

Visual Arts
12/14 - 12/31Sun, Wed, Thu, Fri & Sat
American Museum of Natural History Dinosaur Gallery

12/14 - 3/09Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri & Sat
Driving Forces: Contemporary Art from the Collection of Ann and Ron Pizzuti

Cultural, Visual Arts
12/14 - 1/19Daily
Small & Wonderful: in Celebration of the 140th Anniversary of the Columbus College of Art & Design

Visual Arts
12/14 - 2/02Daily
Unseen Oceans

12/14 - 1/10Daily
2019 Biennial Juried Exhibition

Visual Arts
A Mile and a Half of Lines: The Art of James Thurber

Literary Arts, Visual Arts
12/14 - 1/05Daily
Nickelodeon’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles™: Secrets of the Sewer™
Literary Arts, Visual Ar
12/14 - 1/05Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri & Sat
Mini Vitro

Visual Arts
12/14 - 12/28Fri & Sat
Short North Walking Tour

Culinary, Cultural
12/14 - 12/15Daily
Glass Axis Holiday Sale

Visual Arts
12/14 - 1/10Daily
Grace Martin Taylor and the Provincetown Printers
Visual Ar
12/14 - 12/29Sun, Wed, Thu, Fri & Sat
There's No Place Like Home

Visual Arts
12/14 - 12/29Sun, Wed, Thu, Fri & Sat
Sheep/Not Sheep

Visual Arts
12/14 - 1/02Daily
The Art of Gifting

Visual Arts
12/14 - 12/20Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu & Fri
Holiday Choirs at the Ohio Statehouse

Cultural, Music
12/14 - 1/04Sun, Wed, Thu, Fri & Sat
Cameron Granger

Visual Arts
12/14 - 1/04Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri & Sat
Small Works

Visual Arts
12/14 - 12/29Thu, Fri, Sat & Sun
BalletMet's The Nutcracker

12/14 - 12/20Tue, Wed, Thu & Fri
Holiday Lunchbox

Music, Theater/Performance
12/14 - 12/22Thu, Fri, Sat & Sun
When the Animals Took Christmas (Don't Worry, They Give it Back)



What To Do This Week

December 9-15

The makings of a magical and memorable holiday season await you in Downtown Columbus this week.

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American tapas made for friends

Whether you go for a small plate or big bite, it’s all delicious. Snack, share, indulge. Grab a friend and dig in.

So much more than coffee

Whether you’re looking for a morning jolt, afternoon indulgence or wind-down sip, Winans has the crave-worthy coffee, chocolates and vino to treat yourself at any hour.

Quality gifts that do good

Meaningful experiences. Doing good. Creating and sharing. the Energy Bar is carefully curated to help people live their best lives.

Trip Guides

9 Scenic City Views for Drinking and Dining in Downtown

A roundup of restaurants and pubs with the best views of the Capitol City.

5 Cool Things to Do with Visitors in Downtown Columbus

Delightful destinations to impress out-of-town guests.

Like most locals, you probably take what’s right in front of you for granted. It’s no big deal – until an out-of-town family member or friend makes plans for a visit. Then, suddenly, it’s a problem. A big one.

In our panicked state, most of us jump all over social media asking for recommendations on extra-special, out-of-the-ordinary things to do, see, and experience.

Such desperation can lead to chaos, mayhem, and in-fighting among your online friends. Forget the advice. Forego the drama. We’ve got you covered. Here’s how to entertain visitors (and enjoy it!) while showing off our fine and friendly city.