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Xmas lighting is wonderful.

Took the children & grandchildren to the annual xmas lighting. Enjoyed the lights, the musical... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
carol h
It keeps getting better!

We've enjoyed watching this area grow and change. Columbus made a great investment in the walkable... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Took the children & grandchildren to the annual xmas lighting. Enjoyed the lights, the musical entertainment, the petting zoo, etc.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank carol h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've enjoyed watching this area grow and change. Columbus made a great investment in the walkable riverside paths, special art installations, interesting lighting, swings, benches and beautiful bridges. Throughout the year, you can find folks taking a stroll, riding bikes, playing Pokemon Go, enjoying live...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank dmshultz
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It is beautiful place to walk along the river and to take your family to play in the fountains in the summer! Also, great dinning in walking distance!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Julie B
Reviewed 28 January 2019

Lots to see and do. Many places to eat. Water park is great for adults and children. The walk along the water is beautiful and the lights on the bridges are a sight to behold in the evening. There are swing benches to relax on...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank charmingtina
Reviewed 25 January 2019

This is very nice area to walk during spring, summer and fall. During winter they have Christmas lights and it's beautiful to walk at night. During summer it's a great place to take kids to cool down for hot days. Very clean and well taken...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank sikudhani h
Reviewed 6 January 2019

I have been driving along Civic Center Drive for many years, and during the time I have been doing so, I have noticed many changes made by successive City Administrations, Use of the River banks downtown have really been emphasized in the past ten or...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank John H
Reviewed 18 December 2018

Great way to see the city! Rent bikes, scooters, run or walk. Can easily go from north bank park/ clippers baseball games to the fountains and Columbus commons. You are even able to keep going south to the arboretum. In the summer you can rent...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Claypot1268
Reviewed 27 November 2018

Amazing views of Columbus as you stroll along the Scioto Mile with an opportunity to rest along the way in one of the bench swings.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Lovey102
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Beautiful area to take a walk and see all the architecture and the scioto river. Nice on weekends when not so busy

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Foodmomma3
Reviewed 26 October 2018

The colored light fountains are very cool and kids splashing in them are fun to watch, too. Seen several summer concerts there, where you can buy a pizza and a beer and hang for a while or stay for full-length shows.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Response from Foodmomma3 | Reviewed this property |
I believe so, if it’s light out it should be populated
17 January 2019|
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Response from 752,003 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about bikes, but I am sure there is electric scooters self rentals
Jocelyn M
2 May 2017|
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Response from ManyTravelsGirl | Reviewed this property |
The Scioto Mile itself is miles of walking paths, trails, fountains, and gardens with resting areas. Which is FREE!