Don’t miss out on one of Central Ohio's favorite family holiday traditions! The yuletide season comes alive with millions of LED lights, animated musical light shows, Santa, reindeer and other holiday festivities that can only be found at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium. Visit www.columbuszoo.org for full details.
Head to Nationwide Arena, a state-of-the-art venue open for events throughout the year. Live entertainment enthusiasts will be able to see comedy shows and performances by some of the biggest names in music. Home to the Blue Jackets, sports fans can cheer on the city's hockey team as they enjoy the adrenaline-filled atmosphere.
No matter how you prefer to spend your time, there's something fun for everyone. Sports fans catch a thrilling football game at The Ohio State University and cheer on the Buckeyes at Ohio Stadium. Those who would rather go shopping should head to Polaris Fashion Place. Browse the countless brand-name and boutique shops, then grab a bite to eat at one of the many restaurants.
When visiting the area, a trip to the National Veterans Memorial and Museum is a must. This unique cultural institution was created to preserve, share, and celebrate the personal experiences of the veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces. This is the only museum in the United States that honors all veterans, regardless of branch of service, from all moments in the country's history.
In the morning, head to the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, which is home to about 10,000 animals from over 600 species found all over the world. After checking out, make your way to the Zoo's Zoombezi Bay Water Park or tee off at the 18-hole Safari Golf Club. These are just some of the fun things to do near Crowne Plaza Columbus North-Worthington.
1500 Polaris Parkway, Columbus, Ohio 43240
Polaris Fashion Place is major shopping destination in Central Ohio. A variety of premier stores including Von Maur, Saks Fifth Avenue, Sephora, J. Crew, Express, Swarovski, Accent on Image, featuring Pandora and the Limited make this two level mall a bustling shopping location.
160 Easton Town Center, Columbus, Ohio 43219
Located in Columbus, Ohio, Easton Town Center is both a premiere and eclectic mix of nearly 200 shopping, dining and entertainment venues.
4850 W. Powell Road, Powell, OH 43065
The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium is home to nearly 10,000 animals representing over 600 species from around the globe. The Zoo complex is a recreational and education destination that includes the 22-acre Zoombezi Bay water park and the 18-hole Safari Golf Club.
200 W. Nationwide Blvd., Columbus, OH 43215
Home of the NHL Columbus Blue Jackets and also hosts a wide variety of world-class entertainment events.
300 W. Broad Street, Columbus, OH 43215
There’s only one Museum in America that honors ALL Veterans – from all branches of service, and from all eras of our nation’s proud history of military service, both peacetime and wartime. The National Veterans Memorial and Museum is a powerful and personal experience designed to give a voice to every man and woman who answered the call for our country.
281 W. Lane Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210
Discover Ohio State, the highest ranked public university in Ohio, is home to the Wexner Medical Center and world-class graduate and undergraduate program, including Ohio Stadium the home of the Buckeyes.