Shops and restaurants in Historic Dublin will be hosting trick-or-treat on Saturday, October 28, 2017 from 1 - 4 p.m. Locations will have treats for kids AND dogs (please have dogs on a leash for safety), plus a costume contest at Bri-Hi Square. Categories include "Most Creative Kid", "Most … [Read more...] about Trick or Treat in Historic Dublin
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 … [Read more...] about Columbus Pumpkin Patches, Farm Activities, Corn Mazes, and More!
The Powell Police Department and Liberty Township Fire Department are hosting the Powell Community Bonfire on Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 6 - 8 p.m. at the Village Green Park. Gather to enjoy to cool fall air, alongside a roaring bonfire. There will be free hot dogs, apple cider, doughnut … [Read more...] about Police and Fire Powell Community Bonfire
A homeowner is never quite finished with projects in the house and yard, and fall is the best time to get them done with the cooler weather and prepping for wintertime. If you don't have the tools you need, don't buy them - borrow them from the The Rebuilding Together Central Ohio Tool Library free … [Read more...] about Free Tool Rental at Central Ohio Tool Library
The Thurber House presents the Evenings with Authors series, which hosts nationally-known authors for discussions about their work. Each author gives a 45-minute reading, followed by a 15-minute question-and-answer period. A book signing and coffee and cookie reception close the event. The … [Read more...] about Thurber House Evenings with Authors
Learning to cook, garden or get a better understanding about nutrition will benefit you for the rest of your life; financially and health-wise. It's a great time to learn to prepare healthful meals on a budget, as gardening season is in full swing and local produce is abundant … [Read more...] about Local Matters Pay-What-You-Can Cooking Classes
Kids love to explore emergency vehicles, construction vehicles, and farm equipment, and there are plenty of touch-a-truck events in Columbus and Central Ohio to fulfill their curiosity! These events are a wonderful learning experience for kids that are full of photo-ops, so don't forget your phone … [Read more...] about Over 15 Touch-a-Truck events in Columbus
Whether its your first date or you've been together for 40 years, you can have an awesome date night in Columbus on the cheap. Skip your standard go-to date and do something fun, romantic, or unique in our city with these inexpensive date ideas around Columbus. Columbus Attractions and … [Read more...] about Date night in Columbus: Summer edition
Spend the evening in Grandview on the last Saturday of every month in June, July, and August from 5 - 9 p.m., to celebrate the best that Grandview has to offer. The monthly Grandview Hop will feature food, drinks, shopping, music, art, and more along Grandview Avenue between 1st and 5th Avenues. … [Read more...] about Explore Grandview: The Grandview Hop
Carrie’s Café is a unique dining center that offers a variety delicious and affordable menu items ranging from homemade soups and fresh salads to delicious desserts as a part of LifeCare Alliance. The Cafe serves lunch Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and is located south of Broad … [Read more...] about Carrie’s Cafe for Senior Dining and Events
If you haven't been to Franklinton, check out all of the changes on the second Friday of each month for Franklinton Fridays and the 400 Market. The galleries, businesses, and institutions of East Franklinton will host an art crawl for the public, and new places will be opening regularly with the … [Read more...] about Franklinton Fridays and 400 Market
Take a stroll down Indianola each month for an evening social hosted by the independent businesses along Indianola north of Weber Rd. The businesses will stay open later and offer entertainment, specials, and surprises. The Indianola Art Crawls feature street artists, live music and sidewalk sales … [Read more...] about Indianola Stroll and Indianola Art Crawl
Ohio became the 17th state to join the Union on March 1, 1803. Bring the family to the Ohio Statehouse on Sunday, March 5, 2017 from 12 p.m. - 3 p.m. to celebrate Ohio’s 214th birthday with art projects, Ohio trivia, special tours, video presentations, a statehood exhibition, and birthday treats. … [Read more...] about Happy Birthday Ohio!
If you have a free morning on the first Wednesday of the month, head to Westerville Senior Center for the monthly Pancake Breakfast! Breakfast includes pancakes, sausage and eggs, coffee and orange juice and is served from 7 am - 10 am, and is just $3.50 at the door. Cheaper than fast food, and … [Read more...] about Monthly Pancake Breakfast at Westerville Senior Center
The snow has hit the ground and it should be cold enough to stick around for a few days. Get the kids (or your friends) out of the house for some sledding. These central Ohio parks have sledding hills of varying degrees - gentle and long, to fast and steep. Sledding counts as exercise (assuming … [Read more...] about Grab your sled: Sledding hills in Columbus