Latest News in Hilliard

Health and Wellness Fair

  • Posted: Jan 09, 2018
  • By: Destination Hilliard

HILLIARD, OHIO—Destination Hilliard is hosting a Health and Wellness Fair on Saturday, January 27, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Hilliard Davidson High School, 5100 Davidson Road. The event is free.

Attendees will meet 30 local health care providers with the ability to ask questions and pick up resource information. In addition, there will be interactive booths and services such as chair massage. Complimentary water bottles to first 200 attendees, giveaways and prizes every hour.

Vendors include Mount Carmel Health (sponsor), Abundant You Chiropractic and Wellness, Active Physical Therapy, Buckeye Physical Medicine and Rehab, CareSource, COSTO – Pharmacy, Eye Care and Hearing, doTerra essential oils, Embody Health, Wellness & Relaxation, Environmental Sustainability Commission, Franklin County Public Health Department/CHAT, Franklin County Safe Communities/Columbus Public Health, GymGuyz, Grounded Pada Health, HART, Hilliard Dental Associates, Hilliard Division of Police, Hilliard Ray Patch Family YMCA, Hilliard Recreation and Parks Department, Lardiere McNair, Lighthouse Family Chiropractic, Mill Run Rehabilitation & Assisted Living, Norwich Township Fire Department, Orange Theory, Scioto Orthodontics, Signature Primary Care and Wellness  and Willis and Willis.

“We have three goals for this Health and Wellness Fair. First is to increase health awareness by providing health screenings, activities, materials, demonstrations, and information. Secondly to increase awareness of local and state health services and resources. Thirdly and most importantly is to connect residents, business owners and employees and visitors with medical professionals, caregivers, students, and families who are interested in health. Hilliard is growing however we want to maintain that small-town charm and hospitality and what better way than to connect people in person” stated Christy Clark, Executive Director of Destination Hilliard.

2018 Community & Visitors Guide

  • Posted: Jan 09, 2018
  • By: Destination Hilliard

Destination Hilliard is pleased to release the new FREE 2018 Destination Hilliard Visitors Guide.  Whether you’re a visitor planning a trip to Hilliard, a local resident hosting friends or family, or an event/meeting planner eager to check out Hilliard facility and hotel options, the Destination Hilliard Visitors Guide has the helpful information you’re seeking.  The guide highlights  the city of Hilliard ranging from attractions, arts and culture, accommodations, restaurants, parks, recreation, events and more.

“We are extremely pleased to be able to offer this valuable, user-friendly, Guide to provide helpful and pertinent information on our area.  We are very proud of all our community has to offer,” states Executive Director, Christy Clark.

27,000 Visitor Guides will be distributed over the coming year by a variety of means including but not limited to:

  • Visitors and potential visitors requesting information via our website, social media platforms, phone, or advertising reader response cards
  • TourismOhio, the state’s tourism office, via 1-800-Buckeye call and website fulfillment centers
  • Destination Hilliard Office, Hilliard Community Center and Hilliard Municipal Building
  • Hilliard attractions, meeting facilities and hotels
  • Area realtors
  • Ohio Department of Transportation Visitor Information Centers along highways throughout the state
  • Tour Operators at 9 tradeshows
  • 11 Consumer Trade Shows
  • Welcome packets given to attendees of sports tournaments, groups and conventions meeting in Hilliard
  • Welcome packets to new residents

A digital version of the 2018 Destination Hilliard Visitors Guide is also available on the Destination Hilliard website, www.destinationhilliard.com.

“Destination Hilliard hopes that visitors and residents alike will enjoy the new 2018 Visitors Guide and that each will encourage friends, family, sport, civic and or professional groups to come to Hilliard” adds Clark.

To obtain your FREE copy of the new 2015 Destination Hilliard Visitors Guide, a handy resource you’ll refer to throughout the year, call 614-664-3290 or e-mail cclark@destinationhilliard.com and we will mail you one immediately.

Destination Hilliard, an independent, non-profit organization funded by a city-wide visitor hotel/motel bed tax, serves as an economic catalyst by marketing and promoting the city as an Ohio destination and providing services for tourism events, tournaments, leisure and business travel and advocacy for destination development.

 

 

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Destination Hilliard Receives DMAI Accredidation

  • Posted: Jul 19, 2017
  • By: Destination Hilliard

22 Destinations Receive DMAP Designation at Destination International’s Annual Convention

Washington, D.C. (July 18, 2017) – Destinations International announced that 22 destination marketing organizations received a Destination Marketing Accreditation Program (DMAP) seal
in recognition of their destination organization’s commitment to industry excellence and meeting the industry standard for performance and accountability of destination marketing organizations around the world.

The accreditation program requires a destination organization to successfully comply with a multitude of mandatory and voluntary standards that span a variety of performance areas to gain this momentous achievement. The standards cover nearly all aspects related to the management and marketing of destination organizations including governance, finance, human resources, sales, communications, destination development and research.

The following accreditations and re-accreditations were announced at Destinations International’s Annual Convention:
Accreditations:
• Brand USA
• Butler County Tourism
• Destination Hilliard
• Discover Prince William & Manassas
• Dutchess Tourism Inc.
• Omaha CVB
• Tourism Calgary
• Visit Vacaville.

Hilliard App

  • Posted: Jan 20, 2017
  • By: Destination Hilliard

Download the free Hilliard App on Google Play or ITunes for list of restaurants, events, attractions, hotels and best yet discounts for Hilliard businesses.

Harlem Wizards Basketball Exhibition

  • Posted: Jan 20, 2017
  • By: Destination Hilliard

Harlem Wizards Basketball Exhibition is slated for Thursday, March 2nd at Hilliard Memorial School. Ticket are available at www.harlemwizards.com/schedule

TEDxHilliard

  • Posted: Jan 20, 2017
  • By: Destination Hilliard

TEDxHilliard is slated for August 8th in the evening at Hilliard Bradley High School. The organizers are seeking speakers and performers. For more information, www.tedxhilliard.org.

2017 Hilliard Visitors Guides

  • Posted: Jan 20, 2017
  • By: Destination Hilliard

The 2017 Hilliard Visitors Guides are now available at Destination Hilliard, 5274 Norwich Street, at the Hilliard Library, Coffee Shops: Coffee Connections, New Grounds and Kitamu and at the Hilliard Community Center.