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36 Hours in the Short North

Want to take a quick trip for the weekend? The Short North Arts District makes an excellent getaway. Here’s what I suggest you do with 36 hours in the neighborhood that’s known as the “art and soul” of Columbus. Day 1 Begin your morning with a…

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3 Things to Do with Kids this Winter in Columbus

This is the time of year that can be easiest to hole up at home and wait until the spring thaw. But that's a great recipe for cabin fever. On those days you just need to get out of the house, a trip to Columbus is in order! Whether it's an unexpected…

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5 Tips for the Best Gallery Hop

Gallery Hop has been going strong in the Short North Arts District for 26 years for good reason - it's a great opportunity to see the neighborhood at its most vibrant, with art peppering both galleries and non-traditional spaces like boutiques…

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5 Short North Date Night Ideas

This post is written by Maggie Mecklenborg, public relations and sales intern for Experience Columbus. You can follow her on Twitter @MaggieMeck. Coming up with a thoughtful date idea can be tedious and stressful, but the Short North Arts District is…

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Restaurant Week Columbus Is Right Now!

This post is written by Lindsey Arnett of 614 Magazine. How does a (now-not-so) ‘Secret Foodie City’ according to Forbes cure its cold weather blues? By sampling over 70 of Columbus’ best restaurants for a fraction of the cost during Restaurant Week…

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