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.

A Crowd Sourced Summer Day in Dublin, Ohio

Thursday, June 16, 2022 3:00 PM by Katie Thompson

Summer has set foot in Dublin, Ohio. The warmer temperatures and longer days mean there is an abundance of things to eat, see and experience all before the sun sets. We asked locals how to make the most of a summer day in Dublin, here's what they had to say. 

Only in Dublin: Irish Fairy Door Trail

Friday, April 8, 2022 11:00 AM by Katie Thompson

In need of a little magic? Look no further than Dublin's very own Fairy Door Trail! Let Downtown Dublin's resident fairies guide you through 11 unique retailers while searching high and low for their magical dwellings. Created in 2016, the Fairy Door Trail has welcomed over 7,000 fairy finders of all ages to search for tiny pixie portals.  

Rise & shine because Bridge Park’s newest eatery is ready to serve you morning, noon and night! Inspired by the Islands of Hawaii, Kona Craft Kitchen + Bar not only features a menu full of items crafted in the scratch kitchen, but pastries made fresh daily, handcrafted cocktails and a full slate of…

6 Irish Foodie Finds in Dublin, Ohio

Friday, March 11, 2022 3:00 PM by Katie Thompson

St. Patrick's Day means parades, parties, green beer and of course, delicious food! Dublin's menus are filling up with traditional fare and unique takes on the Irish flavors you know and love.  

Check out these 6 must-try Irish foodie finds you can find right here in Dublin:  …

Out of all the months of the year, March seems like it was made for Dublin, Ohio.  With St. Patrick’s Day allowing the city to show off its Irish spirit to warmer weather giving Dublin parks a breath of fresh air; March in Dublin is truly magical.  …

New in Downtown Dublin: Weenie Wonder

Thursday, February 24, 2022 11:00 AM by Katie Thompson

Meet the new kid in town! Bridge Park’s newest diner, Weenie Wonder, is officially open for business. From Rise Brands, the group behind Pins Mechanical Company and 16-Bit Arcade + Bar, Weenie Wonder offers nostalgic retro vibes with a modern twist. Inspired by founder Troy Allen’s childhood growing up here in Ohio, Weenie Wonder’s menu will leave you saying, “hot diggity dog!” …