Franklinton Fridays - StartUp Crawl

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Columbus Idea Foundry

421 W. State St · Columbus, OH

How to find us

Come hang out in lobby to kick off. We'll head upstairs around 7pm to crawl the space! Come join us!

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Please RSVP on Eventbrite so we know how many people to expect.

Join us for a Franklinton Fridays STARTUP CRAWL! Together, we will have an adventure in 3D printing, video games, VR, and so much more!

Tour amazing maker spaces and startups. Learn about what the companies and people do, play some games, build connections, feel inspired and have fun!

Introducing our company lineup:

Columbus Idea Foundry (
Stauf's (
Todd Perkins Design (
Bigger Tuna (
Multivarious Games (
The Central Ohio Game Group - Prototype + Play (
Noel Doubt (
Electric Eye (
400 West Rich (
OSU STEAM Factory ( - Back in SEPT
Chromedge Studios (
Vanderelli Room (
Land Grant Brewing (
Strongwater (
Franklinton Brew Dog (

Some snacks, cookies, and beverages will be provided by our wonderful participating startups, as well as awesome demos, discounts, and MORE!

Learn about these startups and make new friends! Join Tech Talent South on our Franklinton Fridays STARTUP CRAWL!! Free to attend, just make sure to RSVP so we know how many people to expect.

**Please wear comfortable shoes because we will be walking to each location! All locations are within one block of each other**

There is metered and free parking on the streets and in a side lot by Columbus Idea Foundry, as well as a garage by COSI.

Busline access easily from #10, #2, and more. Only blocks from Broad and High. COGO Bird, Zipcar, Lyft and Uber also provide multimodal options.

Tentative time schedule for each stop (in case you're running late so you know where to meet us):

7:00PM - Columbus Idea Foundry - Stauf's Coffee Shop in Lobby (421 W. State Street) then off to see Bigger Tuna, Multivarious, COGG, Todd Perkins Designs, Noel Doubt and more! Live music on back dock.

8:00PM - 400 W. Rich, Chromedge Studios or Vanderelli (Next to 400 West Rich)

9:00PMish - Head to Land Grant, Rehab, Brew Dog or Strongwater!

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Bring an adventurous spirit, interest in meeting creative people, explore startups and learning about art, science and technology in our Columbus community.

This is a free event, but there are food trucks like Ray Rays Hog Pit, drink specials at Stauf's and Strongwater, vendors at Art Market, and breweries like Franklinton Brew Dog or Land Grant to visit - as well as other items you might want to buy.

Everyone is welcome!