Ninth Annual Short North Gala

short north gala 2015The 9th Annual Short North Gala returns on Sunday, April 26, 2015, at 6:00 p.m. at the Hilton Columbus Downtown. The Gala is a highly experiential affair that immerses guests in the flavors and spirit of the Short North Arts District. The evening begins with cocktails, hors’ dourves and entertainment just outside the Hilton Ballroom. Following cocktails, the celebration transitions to the Hilton’s ballroom, where the evening shifts to a higher gear as acclaimed Short North chefs take center stage to create a one-night-only culinary masterpiece.

The Short North Alliance is pleased to announce that it will honor seven individuals and groups at the 9th Annual Short North Gala, presented by Borror Properties. Honoree categories are: Unsung Heroes, Business Beacon, Architectural Star, and District Partner. You can see a full list of the honorees at:

“The Short North Arts District is very fortunate to house some of the most hardworking, inspiring, and dedicated people in Columbus,” said Betsy Pandora, Executive Director of the Short North Alliance. “Whether championing neighborhood change or pushing for innovation, this year’s honorees have left not only a lasting impact on the Short North Arts District, but on Columbus as a whole.”

  • 2015 Unsung Heroes – Recognizing individuals who enrich the Quality of Life in the Short North and Columbus through their volunteer efforts and contributions behind the scenes to advance Art, Community, Diversity and the Short North Spirit.
  • 2015 Business Beacon Award – Recognizing those who have served as catalysts to bring a broad range of visitors to the District and have inspired others to invest in and nurture the Short North Arts District.
  • 2015 Architectural Star – Recognizing those who have significantly advanced the Short North landscape through architectural design related to property development, renovation, or improvement.
  • 2015 District Partner Award – Recognizing those who have deep collaborations with the Short North Arts District resulting in significant advancement of the District success in commerce and quality of life.


Order individual tickets online through

To reserve a standard table or “Friends of the Short North” table, please contact the Short North Alliance office at 614.299.8050 or Tables seat 10 guests.

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