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The Columbus Mac & Cheese Festival features mac and cheese tastings from the best Columbus restaurants.Your ticket grants you entry to the festival and full access to the tastings provided, at no additional cost! Beverages can be purchased at the festival for an additional cost. 

Proceeds from the event benefit the adolescent and young adult (AYA) cancer program at the OSUCCC – James.

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2019 Restaurant Partners

Thank you for helping us #MacOutCancer at Easton Town Center on September 27. Your generosity and participation in the Columbus Mac & Cheese Festival will help advance research projects, clinical programs and supportive care services for adolescents and young adults fighting cancer.

Sweet Carrot was voted fan favorite by festival goers! Congratulations!

Additionally, we are proud to announce that more than $57,000 was raised through this year's event. These funds will directly support adolescent and young adult (AYA) cancer research and programming at the OSUCCC – James.


Cheryl's Cookies



GD Ritzy's

L Brands Kitchen


Milestone 229

Mitchell's Ocean Club

Noodles & Company

OSUCCC – James Bloch Suite

Rusty Bucket Restaurant and Tavern

Skyline Chili

Smith & Wollensky

Smoked on High


Sweet Carrot

World of Beer

...and more to come!

Your Impact

We are proud to announce that more than $210,000 has been raised through the Mac & Cheese Festival to date. These funds will directly support adolescent and young adult (AYA) cancer research and programming at The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC – James).

Funds generated from the Mac and Cheese Festival will directly support the Fertility Preservation and Reproductive Health (FPRH) program at OSUCCC – James. This program works to address barriers to care and improve the fertility and reproductive health of adolescent and young adult patients receiving cancer treatments that affect future fertility.

Thank You 2019 Event Sponsors

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