Mac and Cheese Festival

Save the Date!

Friday, October 6   |   Easton Town Center

It's time to get cheesy! Plan to join us on Friday, Oct. 6 from 4-8 p.m. for the 2017 Columbus Mac & Cheese Festival.

Money raised from the event will go directly to support the adolescent and young adult cancer program at The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC – James), an area that desperately needs our help: More than 70,000 young people from the ages of 15 to 39 are diagnosed with cancer each year in the United States. These types of cancers are diagnosed six times more often than childhood cancers, and we need to find ways to stop them.

Thank you Event Sponsors

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Heartland Bank

The Hilsheimer Family


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2016 Event

The inaugural Columbus Mac & Cheese Festival was held on October 14, 2016 at Easton Town Center. The festival featured an array of macaroni and cheese tastings from the best Columbus restaurants along with live entertainment.

The festival featured macaroni and cheese samples from the best Columbus restaurants including: Bloch Suite at the OSUCCC – James, Bon Vie, Brio, Fado Irish Pub, Flipside Easton burgers, Hoggy's, J. Alexander's, KDB (Kitchen Den Bar), McCormick & Schmick's, Milestone 229, Mitchell's Ocean Club, Rusty Bucket, Smith & Wollensky, Sweet Carrot, Whole Foods Market Columbus, World of Beer and Zoup.

This event was produced and hosted by the OSUCCC – James NextGen Ambassadors Society – a group of highly motivated young professionals dedicated to creating a cancer-free world.