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Where to Find Food Trucks in Columbus

You know by now that Columbus is full of food trucks, offering restaurant-quality meals at informal settings. Here's our guide for how to find the best ones. Festivals If you love food trucks, you're in luck - the Columbus Food Truck Festival this…

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5 Tips for ComFest 2014

ComFest is coming June 27-29! Held in Goodale Park for each of the last 42 years, ComFest is a celebration of community, peace and togetherness - and most of all - live, local music. This free event offers seven stages of music, playing from noon to…

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Five Tips for the Columbus Pride Festival

Columbus is a great city for lesbian and gay travelers - if you need proof, make sure you visit during Pride - June 20-21! The whole city is full of things to see and do, but if you need to narrow it down, we picked five events during the Columbus…

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Moonshine Festival Comes to New Straitsville May 22-26

Kristian Campana has visited and documented more than 300 festivals on his blog OhioFestivals.net. When he isn’t writing about festivals, he is working jobs as an accountant and Italian translator, traveling with his wife and son or concocting some…

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Why Creative Types Love Columbus

Columbus' unabashed creative spirit is found in every corner of the city. It's been attracting artists for over 200 years now, and all this creativity has led to some awesome galleries, museums and exhibits. Here are some of our favorite creative…

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Ashville Viking Festival Sets Sail April 26 and 27

This post is written by Kristian Campana, who has visited and documented more than 300 festivals on his blog OhioFestivals.net. When he isn’t writing about festivals, he is working jobs as an accountant and Italian translator, traveling with his wife…

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Independents' Day Brings Triple the Homegrown Awesomeness

This post is written by Casey Brown, Sales and Development Assistant for Experience Columbus. You can follow her on Twitter @CbusCasey. As the summer festival season sadly comes to a close, there are still a few left that let us cling on to the lazy…

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5 Tips for an Outstanding Oktoberfest

Whether you're dancing in the beer halls or finding the perfect bratwurst, you're going to love Columbus Oktoberfest. Held every fall at the Ohio Sate Fairgrounds, this covered, rain-or-shine event is a great way to celebrate both Columbus' German…

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Dublin Irish Festival Brings Celtic Fun Aug. 2-4!

This post is written by Katie Rich of the Dublin Convention and Visitors Bureau. You can follow Dublin on Twitter at @DublinCVB. Gather your friends and come to Dublin for the greenest, grandest gathering of Irish fun in the U.S.A.! The Dublin Irish…

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