Posts from Joe Vargo

Joe Vargo

Joe is the Interactive Marketing Strategist for Experience Columbus, so he’s the voice behind EC’s Twitter and Facebook pages, and puts together the blog calendar. If there’s any information you’d like to see covered in the blog, he’s the guy to talk to! Joe has lived in Columbus for the past seven years, and really loves the city’s food scene and the walkability of the downtown neighborhoods. You’re most likely to find him walking his dogs in Schiller Park, at Cup o’ Joe or Pistachia Vera on 3rd Street in German Village, or at Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams. Sometimes, ice cream makes for a great dinner!

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4 Places to Cook and Eat in Columbus

This post is written by Maggie Mecklenborg, membership services coordinator for Experience Columbus. You can follow her on Twitter @MaggieMeck. Whether you are a master chef or just a master at ordering take-out, these local Columbus participatory kitchens provide all the ingredients for a fun, unique dining experience. The Kitchen – Located in historic German [...]

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Three Creative Kids’ Menus in Columbus

This post is written by Nick Dekker, blogger at Breakfast with Nick and author of a book all about breakfast in Columbus. You can follow him on Twitter @BreakfastwNick. There are a lot of families in Columbus, and families love to eat together. Fortunately, Columbus’ creative dining scene has a lot of options for both [...]

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Columbus’ New Crop of Food Artisans

I’m  sure you’re familiar with many of the artisans who make Columbus’ food scene the nationally respected gem it is. But we’ve got the inside track on an up and coming bunch of people who are hard at work making your next visit to Columbus extraordinarily delicious. Dan the Baker: Dan Riesenberg has made a name [...]

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Keeping Warm with Columbus Soups

This post is written by Nick Dekker, blogger at Breakfast with Nick and author of a book all about breakfast in Columbus. You can follow him on Twitter @BreakfastwNick. One of the best ways to keep warm as the weather cools is with a big, steaming bowl of soup. Columbus certainly knows how to weather [...]

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How to Do Halloween in Columbus

In its 7th year, Highball (Oct. 24-25) has become known as the nation’s most fashionable costume party! Taking over High Street with musical performances, runway shows and stylish revelry, this is an event you need to experience. The Wizard World Ohio Comic Con comes to the Greater Columbus Convention Center Oct. 31 -Nov. 2. Thousands of [...]