Columbus Convention News


View a compilation of recent news stories that have featured Columbus below.


Columbus Emerges as an Elite Destination

January 3, 2018

Event planners are saying hello to Columbus in large numbers as Ohio’s largest and fastest-growing city flexes its meetings muscles. Geography makes a solid case for Columbus-based events, as... Continue Reading >>

Wall-to-Table Dining

January 3, 2018

“Grown 75 feet from our kitchen. Local enough?” That’s the provocative question posted above Smart Farm, a vertical garden on public view at this recently expanded facility. For... Continue Reading >>

The 12 Most Anticipated Buildings of 2018

January 3, 2018

While the design of some museums scream for attention, the National Veterans Memorial and Museum is beautifully understated, honoring the country's veterans in an appropriately somber manner.... Continue Reading >>

The Most Beautiful Hotel in Every State in America

December 1, 2017

As a piece of the Columbus skyline, Hotel LeVeque blends contemporary design with the original Art Deco design of the groundbreaking building. Astrological themes are strewn throughout the hotel, as... Continue Reading >>

Columbus: Smart, Inclusive, and Full of Surprises

December 1, 2017

From interactive sculptures to historic public markets, Columbus' warmth and inclusivity makes it easy to relax and have a good time. READ MORE Continue Reading >>

Farming Behind Glass

November 6, 2017

A hydroponic farm at the Greater Columbus Convention Center will grow nearly 5,000 pounds of produce this year. READ MORE Continue Reading >>


November 3, 2017

Your choice of a meeting location shouldn’t be all about you. Just as important is how a destination will improve the attendee experience. From affordability to convenience to at-the-ready... Continue Reading >>

New Interactive Art Makes Greater Columbus Convention Center a Heady Experience

September 27, 2017

The GCCC topped its $140 million renovation with “As We Are,” a giant 3-D human head you can project selfies onto. READ MORE Continue Reading >>

Hotel LeVeque in Columbus

September 27, 2017

Even though I love to travel, I’ve never been one who feels inclined to treat myself when it comes to the hotel. Well, my recent stay at Hotel LeVeque in Columbus, Ohio may have ruined me. READ... Continue Reading >>

Greater Columbus Convention Center Unveils Interactive Sculpture “As We Are”

August 31, 2017

Final piece of property’s $140 million renovation and expansion now in place COLUMBUS – Following the completion of the Greater Columbus Convention Center’s (GCCC) $140-million... Continue Reading >>