Public Notice - City Council Hearing June 26th, 2018

This is to inform you that the Council of the City of Bexley, Ohio, will hold a hearing at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 26, 2018, at Bexley City Hall, 2242 East Main Street, on the Application of Benjamin M. Babeaux and Holly P. Fahey requesting a use variance in an R-2 zoning district to establish a senior assisted living residence in the existing residential structure on the property located at 81 N. Drexel Avenue in the City of Bexley.  The complete Application is on file and available for public inspection at Bexley City Hall, Monday through Friday between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. (excluding Memorial Day) or on the City website at  City Council may also consider the adoption of Ordinance No. 15-18 determining the variance.

City Council proceedings are open to the public.  All interested persons are invited to attend.


Main Event: Coco is Friday, May 25th!

Friday, May 25, Capital's Main Lawn - Activities Start at 6:30, Movie at 9:00 pm

Our first Main Event of the season will be kicking off with the movie "Coco" on Friday, May 25! We will have games for all ages, spin art, a mariachi band, the Bexley Public Library's Imagination Station, and more! For dinner, we have the Dos Hermanos and Pitabilities food trucks coming to join us. Music, food, and activities begin around 6:30 pm, and the movie will start around 9:00 pm. If you'd like more information on the Main Event series, details can be found here.


House and Garden Tour 

Sunday, June 3rd, 2018 from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

2018 will mark the 11th Annual Bexley Women’s Club House and Garden Tour. Enjoy nine beautiful homes and gardens showcasing some of the most beautiful homes and gardens in the Bexley area. The tour has become a destination for people from all over Ohio. To visit the House and Garden Tour website, please visit!

  • Tickets are $20 pre-sale and $25 on tour day. 
  • Visit Bexley Coffee Shop, Bexley Graeter’s Ice Cream, Bexley Natural Market, or Johnson’s Ice Cream for a ticket, or to purchase online, please click here.
  • Ticket Will-Call and Day-of Ticket Sales: Columbus School for Girls, 65 S. Drexel Ave. Short-term parking available for ticket purchase and pickup.
  • Bexley’s BEAT bus provides a complimentary shuttle among sites.
  • Photography, including cell phone, inside houses is strictly prohibited.
  • Please note that many homes and gardens are not handicapped accessible.
  • No strollers or pets permitted.
  • Infants may be carried in arms but no children under 12.
  • Artists and musicians will be showcased throughout the tour.
  • Food is available from local businesses and food trucks.
  • Business and Individual Sponsorships for the House & Garden Tour start at $100.
  • Sponsors will be able to enjoy a Hospitality Area to relax, grab a bite or sip a beverage.
  • Proceeds support the Bexley Women’s Club missions of Scholarship, Community and Social Service.
  • Tour is held rain or shine.

Memorial Day Service

May 28, 11:00 am at Drexel Circle

Join us for the Annual Memorial Day ceremony sponsored by American Legion Post 430 at 11:00 o'clock on Monday, May 28 at Drexel Circle. Please join to commemorate those who paid the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom. 


Jazz in the Park and Food Truck Festival

May 28 4:00 - 6:00 pm at Havenwood Park

The inaugural Bexley Jazz in the Park Series will commence on Monday May 28th from 4:00 to 6:00 pm in Bexley’s Havenwood Park. The 2018 summer season will host four concerts on the last Sunday of each month through August (with the exception of the first concert, which will be on a Monday).

The Bexley Chamber of Commerce will also be hosting a Food Truck Festival at this inaugural event. The first 150 people to stop by the Chamber's tent will receive a food voucher for $3 off a meal. The food trucks will be Paddy WagonNinja BowlSweet Tooth, and Hahn Solo! Grab your lawn chairs and blankets, and get ready to join us for a relaxing and fun Memorial Day!