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Nightlife in Columbus

Enjoy cocktails or challenge the locals to a dance-off at Scores Sports Bar & Grill. Columbus's bars and clubs are on hand for pre-dinner drinks or a nightcap.

The dining scene North Vernon

You can't leave North Vernon without visiting at least a few of its popular eateries. Bob Evans, Frisch's Big Boy Restaurant and Famous Bello's Pizza offer up tasty morsels along with a dash of local flavor.

Where to eat in Columbus

Good eats abound in Columbus. Discover them all — or simply grab a snack — at restaurants like Bob Evans, Papa's Grill, Snappy Tomato Pizza and IHOP.

Outdoor activities in North Vernon

Clifty Falls State Park and Selmier State Forest are good options for spending some time outdoors in North Vernon while breathing in that fresh air.

Getting to Columbus

If you're flying in, head for Columbus Municipal Airport — it's one of Columbus's main transportation hubs.

Where to shop in Columbus

Dress like a local or change up your whole look while in Columbus. Irwin Union Bank: West Hill Plaza and Walmart Supercenter are great options for adding to your own wardrobe or that of friends and loved ones back home. If you're after accessories and other fashionable finishing touches, check out the eye-catching jewelry at Columbus Gold & Diamond Outlet.

Where to party in North Vernon

Don't want to turn in early? Grab a cold brew or mixed drink at Crown Room, Scores Sports Bar & Grill and Miller's Tavern.

Arts and culture in Columbus

Anthropology, history, fine art — there's no limit to what museums can offer. Enjoy an educational and fun afternoon in Columbus at Wonderlab Science Museum, Indiana University Art Museum and Kidscommons Children's Museum. Viewpoint Books and Indiana Wesleyan University - Columbus Indiana Campus offer a taste of culture and learning.

Best times to visit Columbus

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Getting to North Vernon

Leaving on a jet plane? It will probably land at North Vernon Airport, a major transportation hub for the area.