Columbus’ Downtown Destination

Located in the heart of downtown Columbus, the Scioto Mile is an urban oasis comprised of more than 175 acres of lush parkland. Stretching along the riverfront from the vibrant Arena District to the natural beauty of the Whittier Peninsula, the Scioto Mile reconnects downtown to the Scioto River through an integrated system of parks, boulevards, bikeways and pedestrian paths.

Fostering some of our City’s most celebrated features—a stunning 15,000 square-foot interactive fountain, the country’s largest free outdoor climbing wall, and the tranquil beauty of the 120-acre Scioto Audubon, a magnet for shore birds and birds of prey—the Scioto Mile has something for everyone.

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THIS FRIDAY: Sounds of Fiery Chicago Blues to Join Columbus Jazz Legends

Chicago is one of the few cities that still cherishes its true blues roots, and Omar Coleman is one of those authentic players striving for dynamic musical expertise. Nestled in a tight pocket of distinct blues, this premier harmonica player will be joined by some of Columbus’ all-star musicians—The Byron Stripling Blues …

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