Columbus Convention News

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


IMEX: i on the industry

June 3, 2019

In a new series, our IMEX team report back on global conferences, events and summits throughout the year. First-up, senior sales manager Richard Allchild attends the Destinations International 2019... Continue Reading >>

Columbus Going All Out to Entertain Attendees at ASAE's August Convention

April 1, 2019

When the American Society of Association Executives brings its annual meeting to Columbus, Ohio, Aug. 10-13, the city's convention and visitors bureau will aim to please attendees with its... Continue Reading >>

An Awakening in Columbus

April 1, 2019

The capital of Ohio, one of the fastest growing cities in the United States, lives largely in the future tense: There’s a palpable energy when walking through yuppie-centric Short North,... Continue Reading >>

Ohio Offers Electrifying Nightlife Options for Groups

April 1, 2019

A multitude of entertaining evening experiences await groups meeting in Ohio when time doesn’t allow for a fun add-on event during business hours. At the end of a day filled with back-to-back... Continue Reading >>

Columbus Announces Surprises for ASAE Attendees

April 1, 2019

Still haven’t booked your ticket for American Society of Association Executives Annual Meeting & Exposition in Columbus, Ohio, August 10-13? Experience Columbus is sweetening the pot by... Continue Reading >>

Bringing a ‘Sense of Place’ to Meeting Design

March 1, 2019

One trend in particular, “a sense of place,” speaks directly to enterprises like Morgan’s food tours, recognizing that immersing meeting participants in the local landscape and... Continue Reading >>


March 1, 2019

We wanted to know more about the sights, flavors, and happenings gracing Columbus these days, so we asked Hotel LeVeque General Manager Geri Lombard to share some of her favorite places, events, and... Continue Reading >>

9 must-see destinations worth a visit in 2019

March 1, 2019

Now is that sweet spot, after the holiday crush but before the new year picks up momentum — the perfect time to plot your next vacation. Better yet, vacations. We’re here to help. Check... Continue Reading >>

Painting a Columbus Event

March 1, 2019

Columbus Turns Planners into Picasso. You start with a blank canvas when planning an event. Pull out your paint brush, add splashes of color to the empty slate and don’t be afraid to color... Continue Reading >>

52 Places to Go in 2019

January 9, 2019

Is this the American city of the future? With a revitalized riverfront and booming downtown, Columbus is already one of the nation’s fastest-growing cities. Now, it’s poised to become... Continue Reading >>