Fourth Friday

Put down the smart phones and video games and learn about opportunities for fun outdoors during Mount Carmel St. Ann’s 4th Friday: Back to Nature. Back to Nature is the second of six Mount Carmel St. Ann’s 4th Friday events, held on the fourth Friday of each month, April through September in Uptown Westerville. It will be held May 22, 2015 from 6-9pm to kick off Memorial Day weekend.
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Second Friday Brings Art to Uptown

Discover the art of winemaking, cooking, brewing beer, fashion, decorating, gardening, painting, jewelry making, sculpting, chocolate, and laughter. All on one Friday Night each month in Uptown Westerville.
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Pure Root’s Summer Jamboree celebrates Uptown

Enjoy the Night! Everyone is invited tonight to Pure Roots Boutique in Uptown for a special night of music, arts, food, and entertainment. The fun begins at 7 p.m. and lasts for two hours with food and refreshments supplied by Pure Roots and the entertainment coming...

First Friday Cruisin’ Fills The Lot

First First Friday Photo Gallery Thanks to everyone and their vintage cars for making the first First Friday Cruisin’ such a success. We filled the lot at US Bank on South State in Uptown Westerville with hot rods, restorations, street rods, monster trucks, and...

Cinda Lou hosts fashion show for ALS research

A Gal Named Cinda Lou and Pure Roots will host a fashion show whose proceeds will go charities helping research a cure for ALS. The fashion show highlighting vintage fashions is an annual event sponsored by Cinda Lou but takes on a new perspective as explained in a...

Best of the ‘Bus – in Uptown

There are only a few days remaining to vote for Best of the ‘Bus at City Scene Magazine’s website. Of course, among the best are businesses in Uptown Westerville and you need to go right now and vote for for them. Here are the links followed by a list of...

Uptown Gift Cards useless if unused

Check wallets, purses, bags, drawers, and under the couch cushions to see if you have an Uptown Westerville Gift Card. They never lose value and are as good today as the day you received it.

Lil’ Red and the Rooster performs blues at Java Central

Lil’ Red and the Rooster, an acclaimed blues duo starring Westerville North graduate Jennifer Milligan, will play at Java Central Saturday January 31 after their return from competing the International Blues Challenge in Memphis.

Endangered bats play into city’s hotel plan

Although not in Uptown Westerville, the planned hotel and conference center just north of Uptown will impact the city’s town center.  The endangered Indiana bat habitat in a section of the woods where  construction soon begins adds a few new hurdles to the...

Alum Creek Park playground upgrades

City workers measure and record the grade for new and replacement playground equipment in Alum Creek Park on Main Street. The older playground will be replaced after a new set of equipment is installed.

8 State sign approved

Kevin Campbell, the owner of 8 State Bistro restaurant, poses with a mockup of the sign planned for the top of the State Theater marquee when the restaurant opens.

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Holmes Hotel Finial Returns

Workers install an upgraded acorn finial to the peak of the Holmes Hotel building in Uptown Westerville.

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Facade upgrades brighten Uptown

You’ll be pleased to see that the scaffolding in front of Talbot’s Flowers and A Gal Named Cinda Lou are gone.

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Uptown Gift Card

The Uptown Gift Card is a debit card sponsored by the Uptown Westerville Merchants Association to make shopping at its members easier for you and your family, friends, and business associates.

With no fixed amount you can buy a card with just a few dollars or put as much as you want in any denomination. You can tailor your budget and fiscal needs and still provide a unique shopping experience to the person receiving your gift.

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9/11 Memorial

The American Legion Honor Guard, Axemen Honor Guard, and active military joined citizens honoring the men and women who died in the attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon.
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Find us on Facebook

Make sure to visit our Facebook page to see almost hourly reports on what’s happening in the Original 1848 Town Center.

Use hashtag #uptownwesterville for the most recent information.

Use your Uptown Gift Card

Have an Uptown Westerville Gift Card?

If you do it’s the perfect time to use it at any one of the Uptown Merchants on this list.

There’s clothing, food, drink, coffee, and treats waiting for you.

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Imagine Community Workshop

The city of Westerville plans a series of workshops and community gatherings to help imagine a long-term plan for development.

Make your voice part of the decision.

Attend one of the meetings.

Brewing begins in Uptown

Brewer Alex Francis inspects one of the cooking kettles inside the brewery at Uptown Deli and Brew where the first beers brewed in the facility are complete and waiting for opening day.

Rock the 'Ville Photo Gallery


Another Rock the ‘Ville in Uptown is complete. The streets are now open. The stages are cleared. All that remains are …

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