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The Columbus community has been able to safety reopen amidst the COVID-19 pandemic by ensuring proper health and safety protocols are in place, including a citywide mask mandate. Currently, a statewide curfew is in effect from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. through Thursday, Dec. 10 to help slow the spread of COVID-19. The Franklin County stay-at-home advisory, in effect until Dec. 18, asks citizens not to leave their residences or travel outside of Ohio unless it is absolutely necessary. Learn more about the travel advisory and how you can help.
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Experience Columbus Blog

Hannah Henthorne
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Hannah Henthorne

As Convention Services Manager at Experience Columbus, Hannah gets to connect convention groups to the best experiences in Columbus. Hannah is a lifelong Columbus native, and loves the accessible yet affordable energy of her home city. In her spare time she can be found exercising around her Italian Village neighborhood, experimenting with farmers market fresh produce in her kitchen, or exploring the multitude of Columbus’ dining options. Favorites include vibrant vegetable bowls at Brassica, happy hour at Marcella’s, and patio hangs at Union Café in the Short North.

Best Spots for Biking in Columbus

Did watching Pelotonia’s recent Legends LIVE! inspire you? Are you considering joining the annual ride next year when it re-convenes in person? Or, perhaps you’re just looking for a new activity that gets you out of the house as the weather begins to…

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The Best Summer Hikes in Columbus

One of the best and safest things to do right now in Columbus is to explore the region's bountiful metro parks and gardens. With huge network of greenway trails connecting all quarters of the city, there are so many a paths waiting to be trodden…

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Exploring Hocking Hills: A Columbus Day Trip

Looking to soak up some great outdoors during your Columbus visit? There are natural wonders right in the Capital City’s backyard. Hocking Hills, located just 45 minutes southeast of Columbus, is one of the most scenic spots in the state and includes…

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Trail Running in Columbus

Opportunities to hop off the pavement and onto a trail are just a short drive from Downtown Columbus. Columbus Metro Parks offers nineteen parks with over 200 miles of miles of trails for beginner trail blazers and veteran runners alike. Terrains…

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