MEANINGFUL CONNECTIONS OFTEN BEGIN OVER COFFEE OR COCKTAILS
Give us 24 hours and we’ll show you the best of our city. Columbus is quickly emerging as THE premier visitor destination on the rise! Maybe you’ve heard that ASAE is bringing their Annual Meeting & Exposition to Columbus in 2019. Or that we’re hosting the Women’s Final Four in 2018. Or that J.D. Power ranked Columbus “Highest in Visitor Satisfaction in the Midwest” on the 2016 Destination Experience Satisfaction StudySM.
Want to learn more? Join us for a complimentary Coffee & Cocktails* 24-Hour Hosted Visit.
Please choose from these 2017 dates*
Sept. 28-29 | Nov. 2-3
Or contact us to arrange a time that fits your schedule
While you’re here, be among the first to see the Greater Columbus Convention Center’s $140 million expansion and modernization, along with attached/adjacent headquarters hotels. Just steps away, explore vibrant, walkable neighborhoods filled with one-of-a-kind local restaurants, unique shopping and galleries, and cool places where we can savor a locally roasted coffee, artisan cocktail or craft beer and get to know one another a little better.
ADD ONE OF THESE CUSTOMIZED EXPERIENCES
DELICIOUS - Columbus is a certified food lovers' city, with serious cocktails, microbrews and beers; innovative chefs; pastries worthy of Paris; an amazing coffee scene and some of the best ice cream in the world. We’ll sample house-label flights and nosh on elevated American bar fare at Rockmill Tavern in the Brewery District – just one stop on the Columbus Ale Trail.
LUXURIOUS – When it comes to making you look and feel great, we’ve got the goods – sumptuous spas, expert hair and body care, and hand-crafted local products from nail polish to shaving butter. Women: Be careful, once you sample the all-natural and organic ingredients and pampering atmosphere of Mukha you may never go back to your department store cosmetics. How does a custom-blended lip-gloss sound? Men: How about a hot shave and a good time at Niko’s Barber Shop, one of a growing number of hip, vintage barbershops, that are making Columbus a mecca for men’s grooming.
FABULOUS – Home of Victoria’s Secret, Abercrombie & Fitch, Express and DSW (just to name-drop a few), Columbus has discreetly become one of the country’s most fashion-forward cities. Our fashion sense is homegrown: Columbus ranks third in the number of fashion designers who live here, trailing only NY and LA. Get a taste of the local scene with a visit to Rowe, a boutique offering a unique collection of contemporary and emerging designers for fashion conscious shoppers. Hone your fashion skills with a little Wardrobe Therapy session conducted by lively wardrobe consultants who proffer advise on how to maximize the clothing you already own, with a focus on silhouette and shape.
Must plan an event of at least 200 rooms on peak to qualify to attend.