Archive for September, 2020
Up Front in Cbus | September 25 – October 1
Food & Drink
Whistle & Keg is the Ultimate Football Sunday Destination
Watching football and drinking beer is favorite fall combination, making Arena District bars and restaurants the perfect place to take in the games this season. With the NFL season now in its third week, Whistle & Keg in the Arena District is offering an unrivaled promotion—HALF OFF ALL TAPS every Sunday.
That’s right, your favorite local and imported craft beers, seasonal brews, ciders—everything—half off. And with Tommy Dogs now officially open inside Whistle & Keg, you can pair your beer with a wide variety of unique hot dog combinations. Whether you’re a fan of the Browns, Bengals or other NFL team, Whistle & Keg is a local go-to destination for football Sunday!
Zoup Offering New Menu Items for Fall
There’s no better place to enjoy soup season than Zoup! Whether you like a hearty bowl packed with protein or something on the light side, the Arena District location features several tasty, award-winning recipes to help you enjoy the comforts of fall—including new, must-try seasonal menu items rolling out this week. Place your order online now for carryout, curbside or delivery service.
Resident VIPs Enjoy 25% Off at Boston’s
If you’re a member of the Columbus Downtown Apartment Resident VIP program, you’ve probably taken advantage of the dozens of deals offered by local bars, restaurants, retailers and entertainment providers.
Fans of Arena District’s popular Boston’s restaurant and sports bar will be happy to hear their Resident VIP offer has been updated to include 25% off your entire bill Monday through Friday, extending the applicable hours to 4-10 PM. Grab some friends or take the family out for pizza night this week.
Arena District Apartments Feature 1-Bedroom Floor Plans for Location Lovers
If you’re looking for the perfect 1-bedroom, 1-bathroom apartment in downtown Columbus, keep in mind the coveted, centrally located Arena District neighborhood features amenity-packed options to suit a range of budget and lifestyle preferences! From Arena Crossing’s Sydney and Clifton G floor plans, to Flats on Vine’s Napa and Sonoma floor plans, to Flats II’s Napa II floor plan, there’s bound to be a unit in the city that suits you to a T.
Pro Tip: Renters in search of a great temporary work-from-home office space will be happy to know the Clifton G floor plan has a bedroom with a den!
Health & Wellness
The Columbus Clippers Virtually Challenge You to a Four-Miler
Looking for an excuse to get active? The Columbus Clippers are challenging walkers and runners to a Virtual 4 Miler. Open to anyone and everyone, the rules are simple and easy—just run or walk four miles any time between November 20-22. Once you sign up, the Clippers will send you a variety of exclusive swag and memorabilia. The 2020 Virtual Columbus Clippers 4 Miler is limited to the first 1,000 runners & walkers, so register now!
New Documentary on Columbus’ Historic Newport Music Hall Premiering September 30
If you live in Columbus, chances are you’re no stranger to popular PromoWest venues including EXPRESS LIVE! and Newport Music Hall—the city’s legendary venue that boasts the title of America’s longest continually running rock club, with half a century under its belt. This year, PromoWest Productions is getting long-deserved recognition in a new, independently produced documentary called If These Walls Could Talk.
The doc—which premieres live on YouTube and Facebook September 30 at 8 PM EST—features never-before-seen footage and performances, alongside personal stories and intimate accounts of the venue from the industry’s biggest artists and professionals. Click here to watch the extended trailer for If These Walls Could Talk.
Up Front in Cbus | September 18-24
Food & Drink
614 Restaurant Week Ends Saturday
Have you had a chance to enjoy (614) Restaurant Week? If not, there’s still time! This mass celebration of Columbus restaurants ends Saturday, and there are countless options to choose from—including Arena District’s own Rodizio Grill. For $30, enjoy an exclusive, three-course Brazilian-style meal filled with pure deliciousness. Call some friends, reserve your table and come hungry!
Celebrate the Last Weekend of Oktoberfest at Hofbräuhaus Columbus
This Friday and Saturday marks the last weekend for Hofbräuhaus Columbus’ annual Oktoberfest celebration! Much like last weekend, the event will feature great bier, tasty dishes and live, German-inspired music—all executed in a safe setting. Get this event on your calendar and enjoy this longstanding tradition.
Boston’s Resident VIP Offer Updated
Wonderful news for members of the Columbus Downtown Apartment Resident VIP program—Boston’s Arena District has updated their offer to include 25% off your entire bill Monday through Friday, extending the applicable hours to 4-10 PM! With football season in full swing, there’s no better time to take advantage of this exclusive dine-in deal.
Pets Are A Part of the Family at Flats II
Looking for a new apartment for you and your furry friend? Flats II in the Arena District just re-leashed (see what we did there) an updated, more expansive pet policy! Not only will your companion enjoy great perks like nearby parks and green space, but you’ll have access to state-of-the-art amenities including Resident VIP perks, outdoor pool and spa, an athletic facility, valet dry cleaning and more. Click here to virtually explore the community.
Apartments at the Yard Offers A Little Something for Everyone
If you want to live in an apartment close to Columbus, without all the hustle and bustle, then Apartments at the Yard in Grandview Yard is your ideal option. The community’s Baldwin, Porter and Pullman buildings feature trendy interior design and are within walking distance of featured service and restaurant amenities. Check out this video for a glimpse into life at the Yard.
If you want to go a step further, the newly built, ultra-modern Kipton building is now accepting 2020 fall and winter applications for spacious one-, two- and three-bedroom flats—click here to take a virtual tour of the property.
Parks Edge North Accepting Contracts for Final Phase
Ready to buy brand-new condominium in Columbus? Primely located in the Arena District, close to the Scioto Mile and overlooking McFerson Commons Park, Parks Edge North is the third and final phase of Parks Edge condominiums—offering a mix of one-, two- and three-bedroom condo units. In addition to featuring top-of-the-line amenities, Parks Edge North condominium owners are also eligible for a 15-year, 100% property tax abatement. Get a quick glance at construction progress on Facebook.
Mind & Body
Get Your Fall Makeover at MY SALON Suite in Grandview Yard
The start of a new season signals it’s time to treat yourself! MY SALON Suite in Grandview Yard is your one-stop-shop for beauty—with talented stylists available for haircare, skincare, nails, massage, spa and more. Find a local professional and get yourself looking fresh for fall. Once you make an appointment, stop inside a nearby restaurant before or after—brunch, coffee, and wine are just steps away!
Arena District Athletic Club Accepting New Members
Need a new gym? The recently reopened Arena District Athletic Club is now accepting members! There’s no better time to join—with special month-to-month membership options and a variety of amenities for members, there’s more reason than ever to enjoy ADAC’s quality equipment, luxury locker rooms, personal trainers, social distanced equipment and open spacing for safe workouts.
Go Behind the Scenes in Columbus with the Live Further Live Podcast
If you want a more behind-the-scenes look at things to do and see in Columbus, then you’ll get a kick listening to Experience Columbus’ new Live Forward Live podcast. Recent episodes include stories on the Columbus Zoo, ideas for keeping kids entertained and spotlights on diverse members of the business community. Listen to the latest episode now!
Up Front in Cbus | September 11-18
Food & Drink
Hofbrauhaus Columbus Celebrating Oktoberfest 2020
Oktoberfest may be canceled in Germany, but Hofbrauhaus Columbus is keeping the tradition alive—while being as safe as possible, of course! The authentic Bavarian brewery and restaurant is holding the event over two weekends, the first from September 11-12, and the other from September 18-19. Grab some friends and enjoy live music, great food and Hofbrauhaus’ exclusive Oktoberfest beer!
Rodizio Grill Columbus Participating in 614 Restaurant Week
Get your taste buds ready, Columbus foodies, because (614) Restaurant Week 2020 is happening from September 14-19! Hundreds of restaurants in the city are participating this year—including everyone’s favorite Brazilian steakhouse, Rodizio Grill in the Arena District! For just $30, you’ll enjoy an exclusive, three-course meal packed with delicious dishes. Call some friends, reserve your table and come hungry!
Sunny Street Cafe Pumpkin Pancakes Are Back
What is the most obvious sign that autumn is starting? No, it’s not the changing leaves or cooler weather—it’s the return of Sunny Street Cafe’s famous pumpkin pancakes! These are a must-try in downtown Columbus, but they’re only around for a limited time, so get ‘em while you can. BONUS: Arena District and Grandview Yard apartment and condominium tenants enjoy a pretty great Resident VIP discount.
Pumpkin Spice Cold Brew Returns at Winans Grandview
Grandview Yard offers residents and guests the perfect atmospheric blend of urban and suburban. What better way to explore the area this fall than with a tasty pumpkin spice cold brew from Winans Chocolates + Coffees + Wines? Pair this savory seasonal drink with an assortment of rich chocolates to sweeten up your day!
Take A Virtual Tour of Kipton Apartments
Nestled in the heart of Grandview Yard, right down the street from Winans, is the newly built, ultra-modern Kipton development—the latest property within Apartments at the Yard. With the Kipton community accepting 2020 fall and winter applications for spacious one-, two- and three-bedroom flats, now is the perfect time to make your move. Step one: take a quick virtual tour of this extraordinary property.
Arena District Offers Residents Peace of Mind
Searching for an apartment that offers peace of mind in Columbus, look no further than the Arena District! Centrally located and close to everything, this beautifully kept downtown neighborhood includes several safety & security perks for residents—including Nationwide bike patrol security, controlled building access, 24-hour emergency maintenance, secure parking options and more. Click here to check out all of the apartment properties the Arena District has to offer.
Why Flats II Should Make the Top of Your Apartment Wish List
Flats II is not only conveniently located in the heart of the Arena District and close to nature trails, but the units boast some of the most stylish features of any Columbus apartment. Spacious kitchen islands, tile backsplash, granite countertops and open concept floor plans make Flats II the perfect choice when cooking up your ideal apartment home wish list. Click here to virtually explore the building.
The Arena District is the perfect home for pets too! Just announced, Flats II has updated their pet policy and are now welcoming both you and your fur baby! With nearby parks and green space adjacent to Flats II, there will be plenty of spaces to walk your companion. Contact the leasing team to learn more about pet policies.
Mind & Body
Arena District Athletic Club Accepting New Members
Looking for a new fitness routine to work off those pandemic pounds? The Arena District Athletic Club—newly opened with enhanced cleaning protocols and social distancing measures—is now accepting new members! There’s no better time to join, with special month-to-month membership options and a variety of amenities for members. Here’s a video that walks you through the ADAC experience.
Celebrate Nature During Chihuly Nights at the Franklin Park Conservatory
On September 12, join the Franklin Park Conservatory in experiencing Chihuly Nights. This series of 19 garden installations, presented by Nationwide and the Davis Foundation, are professionally lit to create a breathtaking backdrop of the gardens under moonlight. A conservatory food truck will serve a limited menu of food, beer and wine, and the gift stores will also be open. Unlock the beauty and nature side of your mind and zen out during this incredible event for all ages!
Up Front In Cbus | 9.4-9.11
Up Front in Cbus 9.4 – 9.10
FOOD & DRINK
Celebrate Oktoberfest: Hofbrauhaus Columbus is gearing up for Oktoberfest and the Golden Festbier was just tapped: A flavorful Lager with a slightly spicy hint of hops in flavor and finish. Try it now and come back for more during Oktoberfest festivities, Sept 11-12 & Sept 18-19.
Food & Football: Fuel up for the NFL season with pizza, wings, and brews! Boston’s has a full menu to select from to please any appetite. Order carryout, dine on the patio, or grab a table in the dining room. Bonus: they have a great Resident VIP deal for Arena District and Grandview Yard residents!
Make your Labor Day sizzle: Labor Day is just around the corner and what better way to celebrate than by ordering premium, ready to cook steak, ground beef and bison from Ted’s Montana Grill? Steaks and grind are delivered to your front door the very next day with a custom seasoning for the perfect at-home meal. Learn more: HERE.
Kipton Apartments: Now accepting fall and winter applications, the Kipton buildings are the latest phase to the popular Apartments at the Yard development in Grandview Yard neighborhood. Now the 7th phase of apartment buildings, the Kipton buildings are comprised of 218 apartment homes and feature one, two and three-bedroom flats that range in size from 733 sq. ft. to 1,446 sq. ft. Discover your next home – start by taking a virtual tour HERE.
Make the best of your temporary home office: For many of us in Columbus and beyond, our apartment homes have become more than a place for relaxation—they have temporarily become an extension of the office.📎 Follow these five tips to nail your apartment office space
HEALTH & WELLNESS
Start a fitness routine with the Arena District Athletic Club: Missing your workout routine? The Arena District Athletic Club has reopened and members are impressed with the enhanced cleaning protocols and procedures. New members can join, here.
Vision Services: The Grandview Vision Center is scheduling routine vision services including eye exams, glasses, & contacts. They also have a great selection of eyewear!
Blood Drive Wednesday, September 9: Visit redcrossblood.org (sponsor code: STINGER) to make your blood drive appointment. For a limited time, the Red Cross is also offering a FREE COVID-19 Antibody test with every blood donation.