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Nada Columbus Opens December 27

Nada Columbus Opens December 27

December 16, 2014

After months of designing, menu planning and training, David Falk and Boca Restaurant Group announce the opening of Nada at 220 W Nationwide Boulevard in Columbus in the Arena District. Nada, a high energy, design-forward Mexican-inspired concept in the heart … Continued

NHL All-Star Game All-in-One

NHL All-Star Game All-in-One

December 15, 2014

Perhaps you’ve heard, but The Arena District is kicking off their 15th Anniversary by hosting the 2015 Honda NHL All-Star Game at Nationwide Arena! As it celebrates it’s 15th birthday the Arena District is going to look a little bit … Continued

Where to park for the 2015 NHL All-Star Game

Where to park for the 2015 NHL All-Star Game

December 15, 2014

Coming to downtown Columbus, the Arena District to participate in all of the fun NHL All-Star Weekend activities? You’ll most likely need to find a place to park if you aren’t using Columbus public transportation. Not only does the Arena … Continued

Where to Stay for NHL All-Star Weekend

Where to Stay for NHL All-Star Weekend

December 15, 2014

It’s time to make your plans for the 2015 NHL All-Star Game the weekend of January 24th! If you haven’t yet, you can book your hotel stay in downtown Columbus in the Arena District. Be within walking distance of Nationwide … Continued

Jeni’s Splendid Ice Cream Move into the Arena District

Jeni’s Splendid Ice Cream Move into the Arena District

December 3, 2014

Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams has announced the relocation of their corporate offices from Grandview Heights to the third floor of the Arena District’s 401 N. Front St. building. Jeni’s now occupies 13,710 square feet of office space just north of … Continued

Vote CBJ – NHL All-Star Fan Vote

Vote CBJ – NHL All-Star Fan Vote

December 2, 2014

As many of you know, NHL All-Star Fan Voting kicked off and you can make sure your favorite Blue Jacket players make the cut! Blue Jackets fans can now log on to www.NHL.com/VoteCBJ and vote for your favorite players through January 1, 2015 at … Continued

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Nada Columbus Opens December 27

Nada Columbus Opens December 27

December 16, 2014

After months of designing, menu planning and training, David Falk and Boca Restaurant Group announce the opening of Nada at 220 W Nationwide Boulevard in Columbus in the Arena District. Nada, a high energy, design-forward Mexican-inspired concept in the heart … Continued

Where to park for the 2015 NHL All-Star Game

Where to park for the 2015 NHL All-Star Game

December 15, 2014

Coming to downtown Columbus, the Arena District to participate in all of the fun NHL All-Star Weekend activities? You’ll most likely need to find a place to park if you aren’t using Columbus public transportation. Not only does the Arena … Continued

Where to Stay for NHL All-Star Weekend

Where to Stay for NHL All-Star Weekend

December 15, 2014

It’s time to make your plans for the 2015 NHL All-Star Game the weekend of January 24th! If you haven’t yet, you can book your hotel stay in downtown Columbus in the Arena District. Be within walking distance of Nationwide … Continued

Jeni’s Splendid Ice Cream Move into the Arena District

Jeni’s Splendid Ice Cream Move into the Arena District

December 3, 2014

Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams has announced the relocation of their corporate offices from Grandview Heights to the third floor of the Arena District’s 401 N. Front St. building. Jeni’s now occupies 13,710 square feet of office space just north of … Continued

Vote CBJ – NHL All-Star Fan Vote

Vote CBJ – NHL All-Star Fan Vote

December 2, 2014

As many of you know, NHL All-Star Fan Voting kicked off and you can make sure your favorite Blue Jacket players make the cut! Blue Jackets fans can now log on to www.NHL.com/VoteCBJ and vote for your favorite players through January 1, 2015 at … Continued

Penguins eye entertainment venues for former Civic Arena site

Penguins eye entertainment venues for former Civic Arena site

December 1, 2014

The Pittsburgh Penguins are going for the development equivalent of a hat trick at the former Civic Arena site. In U.S. Steel, they just landed the prestigious anchor tenant they need. A developer is on board to deliver 1,100 units … Continued

By Marck Belko Courtesy of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
DNC Announces 2016 Convention City Finalists–Columbus makes the cut.

DNC Announces 2016 Convention City Finalists–Columbus makes the cut.

November 24, 2014

Courtesy of The Columbus Dispatch | Jessica Wehrman Three down, two to go. The Democratic National Committee Monday knocked Phoenix, Ariz., and Birmingham, Ala., off the list of potential hosts of the 2016 Democratic National Convention, leaving only Brooklyn, Philadelphia … Continued

Courtesy of The Columbus Dispatch | Jessica Wehrman
Columbus reeling in those big events

Columbus reeling in those big events

November 20, 2014

COLUMBUS (Lu Ann Stoia) — The NCAA site selection committee came to the city in September, and what they saw must have gotten their attention.  Columbus was tapped for the 2018 Women’s Final Four Basketball Championship at Nationwide Arena in the … Continued

Courtesy of ABC 6
Columbus Pursues DNC in 2016

Columbus Pursues DNC in 2016

November 19, 2014

As the decision for the hosting the 2016 Democratic National Convention nears, Columbus is working hard to ensure that the Democratic National Committee still has us int he running. One of the efforts has been to start Columbus 2016, an organization … Continued

Courtesy of Experience Columbus
NCAA Awards Columbus the 2018 Women’s Final Four

NCAA Awards Columbus the 2018 Women’s Final Four

November 19, 2014

Ohio State, the Greater Columbus Sports Commission and Nationwide Arena Land Right to Host College Basketball’s Marquee Women’s Sporting Event The NCAA has awarded Columbus, The Ohio State University and the Greater Columbus Sports Commission, its 2018 Women’s Final Four, slated … Continued

Courtesy of the Greater Columbus Sports Commission
NCAA Women’s Final Four comes to Columbus in 2018

NCAA Women’s Final Four comes to Columbus in 2018

November 18, 2014

Last night was a night of celebration for the city of Columbus who had just received word that they would host the 2018 NCAA Women’s Final Four! The 2018 women’s Final Four is slated for March 30-April 1 and will … Continued

‘Tis the Season to Party – Venue Roundup

‘Tis the Season to Party – Venue Roundup

November 10, 2014

Looking for the best downtown Columbus venues to host your holiday party at? Look no further because we have your holiday party venue roundup right here. Whether you are throwing your office party for 30-300* or want to get a group … Continued

Should Columbus have a light rail to Port Columbus Airport?

Should Columbus have a light rail to Port Columbus Airport?

November 10, 2014

The Jobs, Expansion and Transportation task force looking at improvements at Port Columbus International Airport is studying the viability of building a light rail line to take travelers to and from downtown. Do you think that’s a good idea, or … Continued

Courtesy of Columbus Business First
Ohio’s capital city sizzles even when temperatures dip

Ohio’s capital city sizzles even when temperatures dip

November 5, 2014

During the groundbreaking of its new wing, the Columbus Museum of Art launched an exhibition of works by acclaimed painter and native son George Bellows. To mark the occasion, Jeni Britton Bauer, founder of Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams, took inspiration … Continued

By Damaine Vonada Courtesy of Home and Away Magazine
Is a light rail in the future for Columbus?

Is a light rail in the future for Columbus?

November 3, 2014

The commute from downtown to the airport might get a bit easier. Mayor Michael Coleman has his Jobs, Expansion and Transportation task force mulling over the idea of creating a train to link the airport to the downtown area. Friday … Continued

By Evan Weese Courtesy of Columbus Business First
Fashion Meets Music Festival Takes Over Arena District

Fashion Meets Music Festival Takes Over Arena District

October 30, 2014

Yes, there’s a big old Ferris wheel sitting in the road in the Arena District. It’s part of the Fashion Meets Music Festival (www.fmmf.us), a three-day party of style and sound that kicks off today. FMMF, which will take place … Continued

Lori Kurtzman - The Columbus Dispatch
First Glimpse of Nada Coming to the Arena District

First Glimpse of Nada Coming to the Arena District

October 30, 2014

Nada is something. The Cincinnati-based Mexican restaurant released renderings of the design of its soon to open Arena District location at 240 Nationwide Blvd. It is a sleek and modern concept that pops with color — red booths, teal chairs … Continued

JD Malone - The Columbus Dispatch
Columbus Marathon: New Start, but Same Finish Line for Race

Columbus Marathon: New Start, but Same Finish Line for Race

October 30, 2014

The predawn scene of breath rising from runners warming up along Broad Street while music echoed off the Statehouse dome served as a staple for the start of the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Columbus Marathon for 34 years. Change will accompany … Continued

Jim Massie - The Columbus Dispatch

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