More Hilltop Organizations
The organization’s purpose is to combat community deterioration by beautifying Westgate Park, a public park operated by the City of Columbus, Ohio. This public charitable purpose is achieved by raising money and soliciting volunteers to maintain and improve the park’s condition, and to educate the public about the park and its maintenance. Visit their website at Friends of Westgate Park.
Hilltop Business Association was founded in 1926 as the Hilltop Businessmen’s Association. The HBA has hosted events such as the Historic Hilltop Bean Dinner, the Greater Hilltop Open, the Annual Fall Celebration, Deck the Hilltop, National Night Out Events. The HBA offers a way for business people in the Hilltop and the Westside to network and build cohesiveness among themselves.
Schools & Boy Scouts
Westgate Park is a a 46.3 acre city park situated in the center of the Westgate neighborhood featuring:
- Fishing Pond
- Rain Garden
- Recreation Center
- Closed Shelterhouse*
- Open Shelterhouse
- Picnic areas
- Walking trail
- Wooded area
- Athletic fields & courts for tennis, basketball, baseball, soccer, football, etc.
*For more information, including rental information for both the Open and Closed Shelterhouse and the Friends group, please see the City of Columbus Department of Recreation and Parks.
Friends of Westgate Park hosts monthly planting and cleanup events which provide many opportunities for volunteers! We work with Columbus Recreation and Parks to keep Westgate Park a point of pride for the neighborhood and all those who use it every day. Come join us anytime!
Friends of Westgate Park meets every third Wednesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at the Westgate Park Community Recreation Center. Everyone is welcome to attend.
For more information, please contact us:
P.O. Box 44433, Columbus, OH 43204