Short North Arts District


The Short North Alliance (SNA) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization serving both the property owners and business owners of the Short North Arts District.

Short North Alliance

The mission of the Short North Arts District is to nurture a vibrant, balanced residential, cultural and business community; and as a regional and national destination.


  • Advocating for and connecting the Short North with all of Columbus
  • Improving public space infrastructure, access to and mobility within the Short North
  • Creating a dynamic environment conducive to the arts
  • Collaborating on marketing and programming initiatives that benefit the Arts District
  • Developing resources to accomplish the Alliance’s goals
  • Creating a clean and safe environment


Union Café
Stonewall Columbus
Outlook Media


21 E. 5th Avenue, Suite 103
Columbus, Ohio 43201
p. 614-299-8050
f. 614-448-4342

Short North Arts District Ambassador Hotline

Hours of Operation

Short North Alliance
Monday-Friday: 9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Gallery Hop Saturdays: 4:00 PM-10:00 PM

Short North Ambassadors
Monday-Thursday: 9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Friday-Sunday: 9:00 AM-8:00 PM

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