This is the 7th year for Experience Columbus Days and, if you havenít figured it out already, itís a GREAT way to save money and (drumroll, please) experience Columbus!

From Oct. 8-11, you can get 50 percent off admission at 24 of the cityís best attractions like (another drumroll, please) the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, the Wilds, COSI and the Columbus Italian Festival as well as new participants like Columbus Food Adventures, SegAway Tours of Columbus and more.

But, wait! Thereís more! You also get 25% off the total food bill (excluding beverages) for up to two people, when you present the restaurant flyer at all 50 Dine Originals Columbus restaurants, including 11 new members such as Barrio Tapas Lounge, Black Olive, Moshi Sushi, Spinelliís Deli, Skillet and others.

So how do you experience Experience Columbus? Just go to their website, www.experiencecolumbusdays.com, and download the two flyers ó one for attraction discounts and the other for food discounts. Present the right flyer at the right place, and youíre in! A full list of all the participating venues is also available on that website.