Getting Here:

John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH)

Getting Around

Ride Share- Abundance of Uber and Lyft in the City

About 15- 20 minute ride. About $20

Rental Car- Easy driving and minimal traffic

Bikes and Scooters for rent down town

Where to Stay

Adjacent to Convention Center

Hyatt Regency

Drury Inn


Hampton Inn – Downtown

The Lofts

Crown Plaza – Downtown

We will have shuttle service from the Hotels to Campus ( < 10 minute ride ~ 2 miles)

Where to Eat and What to do


Prats Picks

Restaurant: the Crest

Bar: Bob’s Bar – the Cultural Hub of the Midwest

Coffee Shop: Fox in the Snow

Activity: Climb at Scioto Audubon ( followed by a drink at Land Grant

Beverage: Rockmill Tripel

Donut: Honey Dip Donuts

Bahner’s Best

Restaurant- Hyde Park

Food truck- Junior’s taco’s

Bar – 23 on high street

Coffee shop- don’t drink coffee

Columbus Activity-  OSU football, other- Frisbee golf at Fred Beekman park

Local beverage- Pretentious

Donut- DK’s Diner


Creagh’s Crew

Restaurant-  The Pearl

Food truck-  Aloha Streatery

Bar – 23 on high street

Coffee shop- Staufs or Mission

Columbus Activity-  OSU football, Olentangy Bike Trail, Yoga in the Commons, Ale Trail, Vertical Adventures Climbing Wall

Local beverage-

Pretentious (ADAMANTINE or Truculent with Cucumber and Lime or Sybarite with Cherries)

or Seventh Son Stouts

Bakerfield –  Margarita

Donut- Destination Donuts and DK


Delia’s Do’s

Restaurant: Bonifacio Modern Filipino

Bar: Denmark

Coffee Shop: Pistacia Vera

Activity: Lunch at North Market with my family

Beverage: Tito’s and tonic

Donut: Resch’s Bakery

Irene’s Insights

Restaurant: Harvest Pizza

Bar: Skullys

Activity: shopping in short north/north market  AND

Beverage: rhinegeist bubbles

Donuts: French cruller jolly pirate donuts in Grove city

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