Fourteen chefs came together April 21 to celebrate the Short North, one of the city's most exciting neighborhoods, at the food-filled Short North Gala. Guests gathered in the ballroom at the Hilton Columbus Downtown for cocktails and hors d'oeuvres before the evening's highlight-a four-course seated dinner prepared by top chefs.

Fourteen chefs came together April 21 to celebrate the Short North, one of the city's most exciting neighborhoods, at the food-filled Short North Gala. Guests gathered in the ballroom at the Hilton Columbus Downtown for cocktails and hors d'oeuvres before the evening's highlight-a four-course seated dinner prepared by top chefs. Among the evening's honorees was Rigsby's Kitchen, a veritable Short North pioneer, which earned the Business Beacon Award.

Photos by Jodi Miller