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Up Front in Cbus | October 2022

The Top 5 Things You Need to Know this October

  1. Columbus Blue Jackets opening night is October 14 at Nationwide Arena.
  2. Highly Suspect is playing at KEMBA Live! and you can enter to win tickets.
  3. Hocus Pocus movie night is happening in Grandview Yard.
  4. Pumpkin Pancakes are back at Sunny Street Café.
  5. Highball Halloween is almost here and you can enter to win tickets.


Columbus Blue Jackets   
🏒 Hockey season is back! The Columbus Blue Jackets are taking the ice for opening night on Friday, October 14 against the Tampa Bay Lightning.

 Get to the Arena District early for the opening night plaza party. 🥳

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🗓 Mark your calendar with upcoming Columbus Blue Jacket October games: Columbus Blue Jackets Schedule

🎟 Guarantee your chance to see the Blue Jackets this season: Columbus Blue Jackets – Single Game Tickets

Columbus Crew 
⚽ It’s your last chance to cheer on the Crew at home this season – come to Fan Appreciation Night at Field on Saturday, October 1.

🍴 Stop by the Arena District early to fuel up before the match: Arena District bars and restaurants

🗓 2022 season match schedule: Columbus Crew 

🍺 Don’t forget – Three hours before game time and until midnight you can sip and stroll on game day in the Arena District! Learn more about the Arena District DORA.

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🎵 Check out the entertainers hitting the stage this month at Kemba LIVE! and Nationwide Arena. Future performances by Declan Mckenna with Annie Dirusso, CAAMP: Lavender Days Tour, Turnstile with Snail Mail and so many others!

🎸 Find tickets and details on the Arena District events page.

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🎟️ Enter for a chance to win two tickets to see Highly Suspect at KEMBA Live! on October 26 ➡️➡️ 

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🚨 Want tickets to HighBall Halloween? You could snag a pair of general admission tickets to the October 23 event!

Make your entry:


Columbus Community

💗 Sunday, October 2, 2022, at 9 AM, the Stefanie Spielman Step Up for Breast Cancer 5K is taking place in Grandview Heights. Kick-off Breast Cancer Awareness Month by supporting this annual event that benefits the Stefanie Spielman Fund for Breast Cancer Research.
Invite your family and friends to join you for a 5K or 1-mile run/walk. A virtual option is also available. 

📄 Registration: Step Up for Stefanie’s Champions | OSUCCC – James
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🐶 Thursday, October 6, 2022, is Bark in the Park at Ray DeGraw Park in Grandview Yard! Bring your furry best friend and enjoy fun activities together from 4 to 7 p.m.

🎥 Thursday, October 13, 2022, come to Halloween Movie Night at Grandview Yard! Bring your blankets and lawn chairs to an outdoor screening of Hocus Pocus at Ray DeGraw Park. The movie starts at approximately 7:30 p.m. Admission is free and popcorn will be provided by Grandview Yard, while supplies last.

🏃🏽 October 16, 2022, Nationwide Children’s Hospital is hosting the annual Columbus Marathon & 1/2 Marathon. Register and view the details to find out more. 

🏁 Meaningful Miles | Nationwide Children’s Hospital Columbus Marathon 

👻 Saturday, October 23, 2022 dress up for HighBall Halloween. HighBall is the nation’s most elaborate costume party. This yearly event for the Halloween season bridges runway style with Columbus’ culture. At HighBall, you are what you wear. 

🎟️  Event information and tickets: 


Food & Drink

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🎃 Stop into Sunny Street Café for pumpkin pancakes. Cure those seasonal craves with a pumpkin breakfast combo and iced chai cold brew to get your day started with a full belly.

😋 Wings, Etc.’s new location at 775 Yard St. in Grandview Yard is now open! Stop in to enjoy wings, burgers, appetizers, and more. The bar has a dozen TV’s making it an ideal game-day spot all season long. 

🍝 Meatball Mondays are back at Buca di Beppo. Enjoy 50% off spaghetti & meatballs when you dine in on Monday! Discounted meatballs? Oh yeah. 😏🌶️  Just because fall is here doesn’t mean you need to take a break from the heat. Spice up your meal with delicious traditional Mexican cuisine from Habanero’s Grandview.


Community Living

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🏠 Flats II offers residents the lifestyle they have been looking for. Conveniently located in Downtown Columbus, you’ll love being close to entertainment venues like KEMBA Live!, A&R Music Bar, and Nationwide Arena!  Arena District Living – YouTube 

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Columbus Entertainment

Live Music in the Arena District

Top-charting artists will take the stage all month long at Kemba LIVE! and Nationwide Arena! Don’t miss out on the last round of summer tours! Secure your spot and get tickets to the upcoming shows today. 

Featured September events: 

Father John Misty | KEMBA Live! | September 12 | Tickets
My Morning Jacket | KEMBA Live! | September 13 | Tickets 
Post Malone | Nationwide Arena | September 18 | Tickets
Panic! At The Disco | Nationwide Arena | September 21 | Tickets
Keith Urban | Nationwide Arena | September 23 | Tickets 
Death Cab for Cutie | KEMBA Live! | September 26 | Tickets


Are you feeling lucky? You could score two tickets to Death Cab for Cutie at KEMBA Live! on September 26 by signing up for a chance to win! Click here to enter the giveaway.

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Columbus Sports

Sip & Stroll in the Arena District

Did you know, the Arena District DORA is activated three hours before the start of EVERY Blue Jackets, Clippers and Crew home game year-round? Swing by early and purchase your favorite beverage to-go from participating locations to enjoy on your way there! Click here for the DORA map and plan your next game day stroll!

Root for the Columbus Crew 

Join fans in the stands and root for the Crew at Field as they take on Chicago and Portland at home this month! Don’t forget to stop by the Arena District before the match to fuel up on snacks and beverages.

View the full 2022 season schedule here

Homestands at Huntington Park

The Columbus Clippers are set to host Iowa, Omaha and Indianapolis at Huntington Park for three homestands this month. Come celebrate in the Arena District and cheer on the Clippers at one of their 13 home games in September!  

Don’t forget to check out the game promos! Mark your calendar for the following game highlights:

  • Dime-a-Dog Night | September 13
  • Puppypalooza | September 14
  • Post-game fireworks show | September 17

 See the full list of promotions and the 2022 season schedule here.

Columbus Blue Jackets 

Get ready 5th Line, hockey is back! Reserve tickets now for the two pre-season games scheduled at Nationwide Arena this month: 

The Jackets are kicking off their 2022-2023 regular season at Nationwide Arena on October 14. Single-game tickets are on sale now—click here to be among the first to secure your tickets!


Food & Drink

Wings Etc. is Now Open at Grandview Yard

Stop by the new Columbus location at 775 Yard St. and dig in to their full menu of wings, wraps, appetizers, signature sauces, cold brews and more. Check out the Wings Etc. munchie daily specials for ways to savor and save.

Goodwood Brewing

Goodwood Brewing is expanding their hours! The Arena District location will be open daily and offer a brunch menu on Saturday and Sunday. 
Starting September 6, Goodwood’s hours will be as follows:  

  • Sunday – Thursday 11 AM – 9 PM 
  • Friday and Saturday 11AM – 10 PM 
  • Brunch: Saturday and Sunday 11AM – 3PM 

Hofbrauhaus’ Party of the Year

Prost! It’s time for OKTOBERFEST! Stop into Hofbrauhaus from Friday, September 16 through Sunday, September 18 to enjoy family fun, live music, great Bier and delicious food. You don’t want to miss this weekend of celebration!

Pizza Tuesdays are BACK at R Bar

Head over to R Bar on Tuesday for $5 off pizzas during lunch hours! Try a specialty pizza or build your own with their house spicy sauce. Wash it down and satisfy your thirst with a beer on tap. Find their full menu here.

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Columbus Community

MY SALON Suite Welcomes Two New Stylists at Grandview Yard

Bernard The Salon x Shea Bernard specializes in blondes and lived in color. Book an appointment online to freshen up your look this fall!

Heather McBride of Hair x Heather specializes in all things hair care. From haircuts and highlights to deep conditioning and styling, Hair x Heather will have your hair looking and feeling fabulous. Refer a friend to get $5 off your next visit! Book an appointment today!  

For a full list of MY SALON Suite services and beauty professionals, check out their website here.

Casey Cares 5K 

Join the Casey Cares Foundation in Columbus, Ohio on Saturday, September 11 for the Inaugural 5K Run/Walk Presented by! The race will be held at the Field with a registration of only $45. Visit the Casey Cares Foundation website for registration information and more details.

Nationwide Children’s Marathon & ½ Marathon

Mark your calendars for the Nationwide Children’s Marathon & ½ Marathon happening the weekend of October 15-16, 2022! Advocate and impact your community by taking part in this fun packed weekend to support the Nationwide Children’s Hospital.

To register, check out  Meaningful Miles | Nationwide Children’s Hospital Columbus Marathon.


Columbus Living

Stop Looking and Start Living

Home is where the action is! Arena District residents enjoy living in Columbus’ premier entertainment destination with walkable access to their favorite bars, restaurants, sports stadiums and concert venues. 

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