One of Columbus’
Oldest Historic Neighborhoods

We are a neighborhood located in the historical Near East Side of Columbus, Ohio. Nestled between Downtown, Bexley, Old Oaks Historic District and Driving Park. The area has over 1,000 homes, some as old as the 1830s, and more than 50 architectural styles including Italianate, Queen Anne and Victorian.

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Our vision in Olde Towne East is to celebrate a community of people of various talents, ethnic histories and abilities. We see a neighborhood where people walk safely, visit and take pride in their surroundings. We see thriving businesses, well kept homes and apartments with proud residents.


Our mission is to affiliate residents, businesses and property owners; encourage civic pride and improvement; promote and aid in the general improvement of homes and businesses; and to foster the commercial, social, physical and morale development in the community.


General Membership Meetings are Held Monthly on the 2nd Wednesday at 7PM

Meeting Schedules


734 Oak Street Columbus, OH 43205

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We have fun opportunities for all ages to improve Olde Towne East!

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Summer Music Series

We have a great summer Music Series lined up! Jamie Whetstone kicks off the 2016 schedule on May 22nd at 6:00PM. Other dates include June 26th, July 17th, August 21st and September 18th. Complete artist list coming soon.

dakota“I moved to Olde Towne East by chance. Over the past few years, I have enjoyed being so close to local restaurants Including The Tavern and Yellow Brick Pizza. And I love being so close to Franklin Park Conservatory! Olde Towne East is changing for the better, and it helps that I know all my neighbors. ” –Dakota Green

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We offer both individual and business memberships in the Olde Towne East Neighborhood Association.

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Sign up your yard sale today or click interested to remind yourself of this great event. It's always a fun times with great bargains.

We also promote this event through The Columbus Dispatch, Columbus Underground, Nextdoor, and Craigslist.
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Olde Towne East's Trash to Treasure

June 11, 2016, 8:00am - June 11, 2016, 2:00pm

SIGN UP YOUR SALE HERE: goo.gl/forms/BnkcdSD9xU Dust off that trunk in the basement ... hundreds of people will be looking for that bargain item in June. Here's 101 tips for sellers to get you started. www.weekendtreasure.com/tips/101-garage-sale-tips.php

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What a perfect night to kick off our Music in the Garden series. Grab a chair or a blanket and join us as we enjoy Jamie Whetstone! See you in about an hour at the gardens at the corner of Oak and Garfield in OTE!! ... See MoreSee Less

Music in the Garden Series: Jamie Whetstone

May 22, 2016, 6:00pm

Presented by OTENA: Bring a chair or a blanket and come enjoy the musical talents of Jamie Whetstone. www.jamiewhetstone.com/ Jamie has been labeled as a singer, pianist, songwriter, teacher and performer. All of these labels are technically accurate, but she considers being a musician, above everything else, far more important in terms of who she is. Please join your neighbors Sunday May 22 at 6pm. *************** Everyone is welcome. Feel free to share this invite. ***************

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A HUGE THANK YOU TO: Dean Cox, Mandy, JoJo and Michael J. Smith, Jeff Hamilton, Matt Fennen, Sandy Mohr, Jack and Hannah Freeman, Stacy Nickerson Dunbar and Vince Dunbar, Ricky Parson, Paul Rodehouse, and Ann Heffernan. They came out in the rain to help spread mulch and plant flowers. The garden looks beautiful. Check it out! Hope you will come to the Music in the Garden tomorrow (Sunday, May 22) at 6:00 p.m. Relax and enjoy the garden and the amazing music! ... See MoreSee Less

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