Visit Dublin Blog

Author: Katie Thompson

As a native Ohioan, Katie has always loved showing off what Central Ohio has to offer. While obtaining her degree in Public Relations from Kent State University, Katie got her start in the tourism and hospitality industry at Destination Grandview and Columbus Hospitality. When she’s not working in Dublin, you can find Katie spending time with her dog Marlee or working on her latest crochet project.

Fear, Food & Fun at ZOMBIEzi Bay

Friday, September 17, 2021 9:00 AM by Katie Thompson

The undead have taken over Zoombezi Bay this Halloween season. The summertime family attraction has been transformed into ZOMBIEzi Bay presented by Mountain Dew – a terrifying yet thrilling event filled with haunts, rides and bites. The nightmares come to life, September 17 - October 31.  …

Only in Dublin: Going, Going...Gone!

Thursday, September 16, 2021 12:00 AM by Katie Thompson

Dublin’s Art in Public Places collection is internationally recognized for popular installations like the Field of Corn that showcases 109, six-foot ears of concrete corn and Leatherlips, the first piece in the collection that features a 12-foot tall stone portrait of Wyandot Native American Chief.  

Hidden away in Darree Fields, a public park that hosts hundreds of sporting events annually, lies Going, Going…Gone!, a lesser-known work in Dublin’s acclaimed public art collection. At first glance, it may seem to be a simple statue commemorating the All-American sport, baseball. Upon further inspection, this piece of public art takes on a much deeper meaning, and you’ll find it Only in Dublin.   …

Only in Dublin: Vincenzo's

Thursday, August 19, 2021 3:00 PM by Katie Thompson

Tucked away in a strip mall on the corner Sawmill and Dublin-Granville Road is Vincenzo's Convenient Elegance. For the past 35 years, owner, Louis Bonfonte, has been dishing out the flavors of the Abruzzi region of Italy to the City of Dublin. With a desire to maintain Old World traditions, Vincenzo’s has everything you need to bring home the perfect Italian meal.  

Take one step in this Italian market, and your senses will be filled with the tantalizing aromas of fresh-baked bread, simmering sauce and fresh homemade dishes, and you'll find them Only in Dublin. …