OHIO MUSIC EDUCATION ASSOCIATION 2018 PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT CONFERENCE TO FILL GREATER COLUMBUS CONVENTION CENTER WITH MUSIC TEACHERS AND STUDENT PERFORMANCES FROM FEBRUARY 8-10

(Columbus, February 7, 2017)  — Music education professionals teaching kindergartners to college students will gather for the Ohio Music Education Association (OMEA) 2018 Professional Development Conference from February 8-10 at the SMG-managed Greater Columbus Convention Center (GCCC), Hyatt Regency Columbus and Hilton Columbus Downtown. “We’re very excited to be here in Columbus.  It is our… Continue reading

PUBLIC INVITED TO OHAYOCON ANIME EVENT JANUARY 26-28

   Who: Ohayocon What:  Ohayocon 18 When: Friday, January 26, 2018 – Sunday, January 28, 2018 Where: Greater Columbus Convention Center and Hyatt Regency Columbus Why: Huge annual Japanese anime and popular culture convention How: Costumed play, five musical guests (including American-born artist Diana Garnet, now signed to a major label in Japan), autographs, featured… Continue reading

PUBLIC INVITED TO COLUMBUS WINTER BEERFEST, AAA GREAT VACATIONS TRAVEL EXPO THIS WEEKEND

   Who: Festivals Unlimited What:  8th Annual Columbus Winter Beerfest When: Friday, January 19, 2018 and Saturday, January 20, 2018 Where: Greater Columbus Convention Center Why: Celebrating craft beer from across the street and country from dozens of breweries How: Early admission at 7 p.m. costs $55 in advance and $65 the day of the… Continue reading

OHIO NURSERY & LANDSCAPE ASSOCIATION TO HOST MIDWEST GREEN INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE

     Who: Ohio Nursery & Landscape Association What:  Midwest Green Industry Experience (MGIX) When: Monday, January 15 – Wednesday, January 17, 2018 Where: Greater Columbus Convention Center Why: MGIX annually provides a plethora of training, activities and networking events for green industry professionals. How: The conference includes a trade show (Monday, Jan. 15 from… Continue reading

MLK BREAKFAST TO FEATURE JUDGE GLENDA HATCHETT AS KEYNOTE SPEAKER ON JANUARY 15

Who: Martin Luther King Breakfast Committee, Inc.  What: 33rd Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Breakfast When: Monday, January 15, 2018 Where: Greater Columbus Convention Center Battelle Grand Ballroom Why: The largest event of its kind in the country honoring the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. How: Keynote speaker will… Continue reading