Situated northeast of Columbus,
Westerville is a great place to live, work, play or visit.
With over 580 acres of park land in 46 locations,
Westerville is, indeed, a City Within a Park. And there’s
In August 2014, Ohio Magazine named
Westerville one of it's five Best Hometowns!
Come enjoy our attractions, historic sites and
Ohio Magazine Features
You might recognize the white trestle on the front cover of this
month's issue of Ohio Magazine. It is one of the
to Alum Creek Park North on W. Main St. All central Ohio editions of
the magazine's November issue feature a Westerville family at Alum
Creek Park North. Inside the issue, you'll find an article
highlighting several Uptown businesses and an attractive ad on the
"We're delighted that Westerville was chosen as one of Ohio
Magazine's Best Hometowns for 2014-2015," says Westerville
Visitors & Convention Bureau Executive Director Jeff Hartnell. "We
are so happy to reach a new audience to show everything Westerville
has to offer."
Hartnell says there will be more articles in the coming months.
To find out where to pick up a copy of Ohio Magazine,
Click Here! Locally, Ohio Magazine will be available at the
Kroger stores at SR 161 and Sunbury Rds and SR 3 in Westerville; the
Westerville Giant Eagle and Meijer and the Kroger in Sunbury.
Otterbein to Present Fall Collage
Otterbein University Department of Music and Friends of Music at
Otterbein will present a Fall Collage Concert at 7 p.m., on Sunday,
Oct. 26. The concert will take place in the Fritsche Theatre at
Cowan Hall, located at 30 S. Grove St.
The concert will be a fast-paced and
entertaining showcase of the outstanding performers and ensembles of
the Otterbein University Department of Music. This year’s Halloween
theme is sure to be a treat for the whole family.
Tickets to this concert will be sold at the
door for $15 general admission, or free for students (of all
institutions, including high schools) with valid ID. Ticket
proceeds will benefit the Craig Johnson Fund for the Future of Music
at Otterbein. There will also be an opportunity to make donations
to the Craig Johnson Fund at the concert.
Registration Open for
Westerville Sertoma is now accepting
registrations for the 2014 Children's Christmas Parade and Rudolph
Run set for December 7th. Information is now available about both
the parade and the race at
In celebration of the 150th anniversary of the release of the song
"Up on the Housetop", by Westerville's own Benjamin Hanby, Pam and
Jim Allen will be the grand marshals of the parade. The Allens are
caretakers of the Hanby House which is owned by the Westerville
Historical Society. For more information about the history of "Up on
Boots, BBQ and Buckeyes
Event Set for Nov. 8
Education Challenge invites you to Boots, BBQ and the Buckeyes on
Saturday, November 8. Watch the Buckeyes vs. Michigan State game on
two big screens while enjoying a delicious BBQ dinner and drinks
beginning at 6pm at the Weiler Barn, 5265 Hoovergate Lane.
Try your hand at the OSU/Michigan
State football pool, the Boots Raffle and a live auction with many
fantastic items to bid on during halftime.
Dress is “Country
Casual”. Your $35.00 ticket includes dinner, drinks and football
game viewing. Each ticket covers the cost for one freshman to attend
the Challenge Day program at his/her high school. Challenge Day is
an anti-bullying program that the WEC hopes to provide to all
Westerville City School freshmen. Tickets and more details can be