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Downtown Banner Program

More than 117,000 commuters drive through downtown Columbus every day and more than 41.1 million visitors come to Columbus on an annual basis. With over 350 banner poles located in the downtown area, street banners are a great way to promote your event or attraction.

Application Process Downtown street banners
  1. Fill out the Banner Application no less than four weeks and no more than one year in advance of your dates.
  2. Turn the application and banner artwork to Samantha Frew at
  3. The applicant should not proceed with banner production until approval of artwork is received from Experience Columbus. Dimensions and specifications are below.
  4. Upon approval from Experience Columbus, a contract will be sent to the applicant. The contract must be signed and returned to Experience Columbus within five business days.
  5. You will receive an invoice in the mail after installation.

Cost and Program Guidelines
Banner Design Specifications
Banner Application and Map

Contact Carol Allerding for questions or additional information.