Building Component Manufacturers Conference

October 5-8, 2021 | Omaha, NE

Rediscover Columbus

Each year, the Columbus Region welcomes 39.9 million visitors into the community. They discover a vibrant arts scene, lively urban neighborhoods and a diverse array of entertainment, sports, dining, nightlife and shopping that keeps them coming back again and again. With one of the top-ranked Zoos in the nation, top-ranked science centers in the nation [COSI], art galleries and museums galore, and the national phenomenon known as Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams, it’s safe to say, people here know how to stay busy and have fun.

Restaurants & Bars with Outdoor Seating (by neighborhood)

Short North

Local Cantina
North Market 
Odd Fellows Liquor Bar
Basi Italia
Seventh Son Brewing Co.
Condado Tacos
Union Cafe
Standard Hall
Black Point
Hyde Park Prime Steakhouse

Arena District

Flatiron Tavern
Brothers Bar
Boston's Pizza
R Bar Arena Sports Bar


Land Grant Brewing Company
Milestone 229

German Village

Barcelona Restaurant & Bar

Rooftop Restaurants & Bars

Novak's Tavern (across the street from the Convention Center)
Goodale Station (next to Crowne Plaza)
Lincoln Social (Short North)

Outdoor Activities

Scioto Mile
SegAway Tours
Columbus Zoo & Aquarium

Don’t miss out on these Columbus favorites!

That’s just the beginning! Find more to SEE, DO and EAT in downtown Columbus.


BCMC Map: Downtown Columbus

Columbus Visitors Guide

Join the Insiders Club

Downtown Columbus Trip Guides

Trip Advisor: Things to Do Near Downtown Columbus

Columbus Region Factbook

An aerial view of the veterans museum

Inside Jeni's ice cream parlor

Aerial view of the scioto mile

Dinner plates with food featured from the Elevator brewery and draught haus