Food & Fun in Columbus, OH

Oscar-winning effects wizards Craig Barron and Ben Burtt have contributed to some of the most beloved films of our time. Sound effects specialist Burtt is the voice of Pixar’s WALL•E and Star Wars’ R2-D2 and the source of both Darth Vader’s heavy breathing and the iconic lightsaber sound.

Mark Lomax's 12-album cycle 400: An Afrikan Epic represents nearly three years of work and encompasses over eight hours of music. And many more hours of music and reading went into its creation. In the lead-up to 400 dropping digitally on January 23 and the January 26 concert featuring selections from the cycle at the Lincoln Theatre, Lomax shares a list of the sources he looked to for inspiration.

This is an intense, once-a-week workshop led by founder, Celia C. Peters, for students who are serious about learning how to make movies. Filmmaker Celia C. ...

Saturday, Jan. 26: 3 p.m., GlasSalon Monroga moves to the GlasSalon on as Laurie Schoonmaker leads a session of Yinyasa Yoga. This is a class combining elements of calm yin and active vinyasa styles. There will be a maximum of 50 participants in this event. Tickets are $15 for TMA members $20 nonmembers.

Sherri Geldin led the fledgling Ohio State institution to global prominence over the past 25 years. She leaves Feb. 8.

You know a restaurant is opening with some hype already going when, on media preview day, no fewer than 10 cars pulled in the lot hoping City Barbecue was already open. Spoiler alert: the Beachwood…

Following the de-installation of Community, Rebecca Louise Law will take part in a Guest Artist Pavilion Project (GAPP) residency Jan. 21-31, 2019. During her GAPP residency, Law will be engaging with the Glass Studio team on experimental work involving the dust, the dried, floral fragments she collects from her installations. Law will explore several different techniques that will all her to incorporate the material with glass to create a 360-degree viewing opportunity.

Sunday, Jan. 20: 3 p.m., GlasSalon Brazilian pianist and composer André Mehmari returns to TMA with his trio featuring Mehmari on piano, Neymar Dias on double bass, and Sérgio Reze on drums. Great Performances is supported in part by the Dorothy MacKenzie Price Fund. Tickets are $10 for members, $15 for nonmembers and $7.50 for students and military personnel.

Find summer camp options, plus enjoy a day at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium.

Ohayocon is happening Friday through Sunday at the Greater Columbus Convention Center.

You asked and asked (and asked!) and we heard you: Brisket Chili and Gumbo are back! If you didn’t try our Brisket Chili last year, then 2019 is your year. Our made-from-scratch chili features our national award–winning brisket, jalapeños, green chilies, black beans, and—like with any good chili recipe worth a darn—a secret ingredient or …

A Head of Its Time
Sansi North America (SNA) Displays custom-manufactured the LED technology for one of the U.S.'s most intriguing interactive digital displays. Unveiled at the Greater Columbus (OH) Convention Center, the LED sculpture was built in the shape of a human head, complete with tight-radius contours
The project was engineered and produced by DCL (Design Communications, Ltd). For more in depth information on the…

Shadowbox Live is reaching back to the past year for "Crazy Sexy Cool: The Greatest Hits of 2018."
The production opened Jan. 4 and runs through

The New York Times named Columbus one of its 52 places to visit in 2019! See why, and learn more at

Industry veteran joins c-suite of fast-growing barbeque restaurant; founder Rick Malir remains CEO January 9, 2019 COLUMBUS, Ohio—City Barbeque is pleased to welcome Mike Muldoon to its leadership team effective January 2019. As the company’s new President and Chief Operating Officer, Muldoon will help lead the popular barbeque restaurant during a time of accelerated nationwide …

Our seasoned all-beef patty topped with lettuce, tomato, pickle and onion, on a sesame seed bun with mayo, ketchup and mustard.
Spicy Chicken Sandwich
Our crispy Spicy Chicken topped with iceberg lettuce and mayonnaise all served on a toasted sesame seed bun.
Crispy Fish Sandwich
A flaky fish filet breaded and fried to golden perfection. Served with crisp iceberg lettuce and creamy tartar sauce on a toasted sesame seed bun.

Do we really want to turn back the rebirth of the ice cream cocktail? Do we really want them to go away? Nope, and here's why.

This original comedy musical takes on our greatest common enemy with laughter, hope, and healing. If you missed this show last year, DON'T MISS this very limited revival!!
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