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
Westerville's annual Sept. 11 observance will be held at First
Responders Park, 374 W. Main St., at noon on the anniversary of the
Labeled "From Devastation to Hope," the event will be hosted by
songwriter and speaker Eric Gnezda. Gnezda and other musicians will
perform a variety of songs, including a bagpipe processional.
Multiple chaplains will be on hand to speak and pray, and there will
be both a 21-gun salute and the playing of taps in remembrance.
The observance features three flags from the tenth anniversary of
Sept. 11. The U.S. flag was flown over the Capitol Building in
Washington, D.C., the Ohio flag was flown over the Statehouse in
Columbus, and the Westerville flag was flown over the Westerville
Municipal Building. The three flags are only flown on Sept. 11.
-Andrew King, ThisWeek in Westerville News and Public
Food Truck Fest to Benefit W.A.R.M.
Meet at the intersection of
community and generosity at the second annual large-scale food truck
event to benefit the work of Westerville Area Resource Ministry
(WARM). The Great Westerville Food Truck Fest 2014 will allow you to
enjoy food truck fare while becoming aware of hunger issues within
our own community and helping solve that problem by packaging
nutritional meals to be distributed in Westerville.
The Fest will take
12 - 7 pm, Sunday, September
14th a the Nationwide Children's
Close to Home Surgery Center, 455 Executive Campus Drive,
visible from County Line Road and Cleveland Avenue in
Westerville. Learn more on
or by calling WARM at 614-899-0196.
Otterbein Homecoming Festivities
Otterbein University invites the Central Ohio
community to celebrate Homecoming September 19-21.
Click Here for the entire schedule.
Merchants Stay Open
Late Each Friday
Uptown Westerville is a great place to be each and
every Friday night this summer! Stores always stay open until 9pm
during the OhioHealth 4th Friday celebrations, but this summer they
will host special events beginning at 6pm and will stay open until 8pm on the other Fridays as well. Check out the
Uptown Friday Nights!