This year’s Innovate conference falls on a Friday, so why not make your journey to Ohio State a mini-getaway as well? Whether you’re coming from across town, the state or the country, Columbus has a lot to offer.
Columbus Arts & Culture
The Columbus art scene is bursting with creativity from independent artists, professional troupes and artists-in-residence, leading it to be named one of the “30 Most Fun Places to Live in the U.S.” by U.S. News & World Report and one of “17 Must-Visit Destinations in 2017” by Expedia. (Source: Experience Columbus)
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Eating in Columbus
Columbus boasts a wide variety of nationalities, ethnicities and cultures that create a robust and authentic culinary trip around the world without leaving town. Here’s how you can satisfy your inner foodie in the 614.
- Browse and book one of the many tours through Columbus Food Adventures
- Mimic Lauren Power’s culinary world tour in two days
- Go meatless in Columbus
- Scream for ice cream
Check out more culinary options at Experience Columbus.
The Gamification of Columbus
Gamification has become one of the “it” tactics in the classroom. But for now, let’s leave the classroom behind.
If you like classic arcade or board games, and to showcase your skills to your new friends from Innovate, explore some of the arcades around Columbus.
Check out this Yelp list of the top arcades in central Ohio.