It seems too early in the season to start planning for the holidays, but many Holiday, Polar Express, and Santa Trains are now accepting reservations and many will book up way before the season begins! The railroads have made plans to make these fun traditions safe for guests, including increased … [Read more...] about It’s time to plan Polar Express, Santa Trains, and Christmas Train Rides in Ohio
Trunk-or-treat and community trick-or-treating events are a wonderful and safe alternatives for young kids during the Halloween season. They are often held during the day and are contained within community centers, downtown areas with road closures, or blocked off parking lots. With changes … [Read more...] about Safe Trick-or-Treat and Trunk-or-Treat in Columbus
Get your kids on the ice with Try Hockey for Free Day on Saturday, November 7, 2020, to introduce them to the sport and give them a chance to test it out. Kids ages 4-9 are eligible to register for these free hockey-intro events as part of the NHL's Come Play Hockey Month. All … [Read more...] about USA Hockey: Try Hockey for Free Day!
Whether you’re taking your little ones to trick or treat, or passing out candy at home, here is the Beggar’s Night or Trick or Treat Schedule around Columbus. Don’t forget to drive carefully on these days, while kids are out walking around and hopped up on sugar. If you're looking … [Read more...] about UPDATED: 2020 Trick or Treat Schedule Around Columbus
Fall is one of the greatest seasons in Ohio, with cooler weather and so much to do. There are over 50 events celebrating fall and Halloween in Columbus for 2020! There's no shortage of fun, fall festivals, pumpkins, and spooky (or silly) Halloween events. You'll find pumpkin patches, … [Read more...] about Over 70 events celebrating Fall and Halloween in Columbus
You can't pick the all the winners on Election Day, but you can win with a free doughnut at Krispy Kreme! Krispy Kreme Doughnuts is rewarding voters for their patriotic duty with a FREE Original Glazed® Doughnut on November 3 at participating U.S. shops. Since more people are … [Read more...] about Free Krispy Kreme Doughnut on Election Day, plus an “I Voted” sticker!
Wildlights is back at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium this year as a fantastic holiday tradition, and you won't want to miss this event powered by AEP Ohio. From Friday, November 20, 2020 - Sunday, January 3, 2021, you can check out the Columbus Zoo Christmas lights and … [Read more...] about Wildlights at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
There's so much to love about fall in Ohio! With all of the pumpkin patches, apple orchards, back to school/sports events, and fall fun, it's easy to stay busy. But don't forget to stop and smell the autumn air and take in the beautiful fall color as the leaves change in Ohio! With the cooler … [Read more...] about Best hikes and scenic drives for Fall Color in Ohio
Eat free or cheap on Halloween at several restaurants when you come dressed in costume. Fill your bellies with food before or after Halloween so there's less room to eat all of that candy! As always, check with your location to make sure they are participating and read the … [Read more...] about Kids Eat Free or Cheap on Halloween in Columbus
Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens is Central Ohio’s premier botanical garden, just east of Franklin Park approximately two miles from downtown Columbus. Explore 13 acres of botanical biomes, stunning gardens, art installations and exhibitions, and seasonal attractions as you wander … [Read more...] about Franklin Park Conservatory discounts, Chihuly Nights, Pumpkins Aglow, and more
Fall in Ohio is truly amazing; the leaves are changing, weather is (usually) mild, football season, and there are SO many fun, fall activities. Columbus is home to lots of great farms with fall activities, pumpkin patches, and festivals. From simple pumpkin patches to corn mazes and all-day fun with … [Read more...] about Columbus Pumpkin Patches, Farm Activities, Corn Mazes 2020
Prime Social Group has come up with new ways to keep us entertained with The Drive in Concert Series at Westland Mall. This socially distant live music experience brings you concerts in a safe way! Westland Drive In Experience Shows are all ages; rain or shine. No refunds. Everyone must … [Read more...] about The Drive in Concert Series at Westland Mall
Have fun in Columbus this weekend with free and cheap events! Fall is amazing in Ohio and features and lots of outdoor activities, so you'll find plenty of safe things to do this weekend in Columbus! Some events may require advance registration, so check links. We’ll add more as we hear of … [Read more...] about Over 175 free or cheap events this weekend in Columbus
Halloween is nearly upon us, so if you still need Halloween costumes for you or your kids, we have some ideas of where to get them - on the cheap! Before long, the stores will be running low on options, so why spend $30 for a generic, poorly fitting nylon costume when you could get creative … [Read more...] about Find cheap Halloween costumes, or DIY with 100+ options!
Get ready for a monster deal from Krispy Kreme to celebrate Halloween! Krispy Kreme's Halloween monster doughnuts will be available starting on October 5 through Halloween, October 31. These treats are all sweet, not spooky! But they are cute! Krispy Kreme Halloween Lineup Frank … [Read more...] about Krispy Kreme Halloween ‘Sweet-or-Treat’ Saturdays: A dozen doughnuts for $1