Bring the party.

The Stokes family has been serving people in the Columbus community for over 50 years - so we know hospitality.

The Idle-A-While provides event space occupying two distinct areas - a full-service restaurant space and a bar / music venue. Our music venue, with a stage, state of the art sound, and professional lighting, can be transformed to suit any need or themed event.

We also provide a chef’s curated menu featuring vegan, & gluten free options and an extensive bar list, wine, beer, and custom cocktails. The Idle-A-While event space will exceed expectations for even the most discerning guest.

While we are capable of hosting any event that you can conceptualize, our specialties include the following:

Film Shoots | Weddings | Wrap Parties | Benefits | Press Events | Mitzvah’s | Birthdays | Screenings | and more…