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Experience Columbus Blog

Get to Know Hoyo’s Kitchen at the North Market

The family-run Hoyo’s Kitchen opened on the city’s northeast side in 2014, in the Columbus Square Shopping Center. Taking its name from the Somali word for “mother,” the eatery focuses on traditional Somali fare served in a fast casual style. Behind…

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What’s New and Coming Soon to the North Market

Columbus’ beloved North Market is home to some of the city’s most creative food-makers. From ice cream to pho, fried chicken to fresh-baked pretzels, pierogis to Nepali dumplings, guests can enjoy tastes from around the world, all created right here…

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Your Guide to the North Market

The North Market serves a central place in Columbus’ culture, a favorite destination of residents and visitors alike. All can gather there to experience heartwarming food, meet local merchants and connect with central Ohio food-makers. First opening…

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Columbus Under $10

No matter your budget, Columbus offers plenty of things to do, see and eat! We’ve rounded up some favorite activities, from tours to games, coffee to movies, all for under $10. Set a new high score at local barcades Nostalgia runs deep at local…

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Your 2018 Guide to Columbus Farmers' Markets

Columbus is a city surrounded by rich farmland and dotted with urban gardens and local businesses, meaning residents and visitors alike get to enjoy the bounty through the farmers markets that pop up in every neighborhood. Here’s your 2018 guide to…

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What's New at Columbus North Market

This post is written by Casey Brown, sales and development coordinator for Experience Columbus. You can follow her on Twitter @CbusCasey. The North Market is a cherished Columbus landmark that continues to flourish and offer residents and visitors…

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A Look at the Changing North Market

The North Market has long been the epicenter of the Columbus Food Scene. A great balance between delicious prepared food and ingredients, you can find just about anything you need in this relatively compact space. Like any creative engine, the North…

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Taste the Best Ohio Beers at the Microbrew Festival

This post is written by Casey Brown, Development and Sales Assistant for Experience Columbus. You can follow her on Twitter @CbusCasey. The North Market plays host to a multitude of exciting events such as the Apron Gala, Artisan Sunday and the ever…

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Roll Out on the Market to Market Ride May 4!

This post is written by Mary Martineau, Marketing Director for the North Market. You can follow the North Market on Twitter @NorthMarket. In 2009 I was introduced to a kindred spirit, Jill Moorhead, Director of Marketing for The Hills Market. We…

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Coffee, Coffee Everywhere at the North Market Coffee Roast

This post is written by Mary Martineau, Marketing Director for the North Market. You can follow the North Market on Twitter @NorthMarket. I’m going to let you in on a little secret…I don’t drink coffee. I regularly arrive before dawn to unlock the…

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