There's so much fun planned at The Scioto Mile, starting with opening Day at the fountain on Friday, May 27th, including Free SUP Yoga on the River, music, food and more! Located in the heart of Downtown Columbus, the Scioto Mile is an integrated system of parks, boulevards, bikeways and … [Read more...] about Summer fun at the Scioto Mile: Fountain, music, SUP and more
Whether you prefer one type of berry or love them all (like I do), there are so many farms to go berry picking in Columbus and Central Ohio. U-pick berry farms are a must-do summer activity, and below you'll find a huge list of u-pick strawberries, raspberries, blueberries, blackberries, and … [Read more...] about Where to go berry picking in Columbus this Spring and Summer
Sometimes it's just too hot to be outside without being in a pool. If you don't have a friend or family member to visit with a pool, head to one of these public pools in Columbus to cool off. Check out the full list of public pools that are open around Central Ohio, and offer day … [Read more...] about Outdoor Public Pools in Columbus
Enjoy movies under the stars with friends and family around Columbus throughout the summer and fall. Many community-sponsored movies are returning for 2022. There are also plenty of drive-in style movies that give you the outdoor movie experience in or near the safety of your car. Please … [Read more...] about Free Outdoor movies around Columbus
Head to Westgate Park on Saturday, July 9, 2022 for Summer Jam West with Hilltop Arts Collective. This free, family-friendly festival celebrates music and art, and will include live music, face painting, kids' art activities, food trucks, art sale and more. Summer Jam West is … [Read more...] about Summer Jam West
Start your mornings with some free fitness in Hilliard! SHED Fitness and Mat Happy Yoga will be at Hilliard Station Park on Saturdays to teach fun yoga and fitness classes for the Motivation at the Station series. 2022 Motivation at the Station Schedule The classes are open to all fitness … [Read more...] about Free Fitness with Motivation at the Station
It's time to enjoy seasonal cocktails in Gahanna! The Herb Capital of Ohio is Gahanna, and local restaurants, pubs, and distilleries have created some special herbal-based recipes for the Gahanna Herbal Cocktail Trail perfect for spring and summer (and outdoor enjoyment!). Grab a Herbal … [Read more...] about New Gahanna Herbal Cocktail Trail for Spring and Summer
There's nothing like hanging out on a blanket on a warm summer night watching a movie under the stars. Head to Pickerington on Friday Nights to the Sycamore Creek Park Amphitheater for a movie at dusk with Friday Night Flicks. Bring a blanket, snacks, and chairs to enjoy a movie on the white barn … [Read more...] about Free Friday Night Flicks in Pickerington
Upper Arlington's Parks & Recreation Department hosts FREE outdoor movie nights with Upper Arlington Movies in the Park. Grab chairs, blankets, and snacks, and enjoy a movie under the stars with friends or family. 2022 Movies in the Parks Series Schedule Friday, June 10 … [Read more...] about Upper Arlington Movies in the Park
Stay up-to-date with which splash pads are open in Columbus! There are 15 splash pads and water play areas in the city where you can cool off during hot weather! Splash pads are the perfect place to visit during the hottest part of the day when you don't want to commit to the hassle (and expense) … [Read more...] about Cool off at Free Splash Pads in Columbus
New Albany Parks & Recreation is celebrating summer with the 2022 Summer Movie Series! The movie events will be held at different parks around New Albany. Bring dinner and/or snacks and enjoy the show with your family! New Albany Summer Movie Series Saturday, June 25: Encanto at … [Read more...] about Summer Movie Series with New Albany Parks & Recreation
When it's warm in Ohio, we look for outdoor activities to entertain our kids! Want to fill a warm morning or afternoon? Go creeking in Columbus! Kids LOVE getting their feet wet, looking for bugs, crawdads, fish, and skipping stones. There are places to explore creeks all over Columbus. … [Read more...] about Best places for Creeking in Columbus
Zoombezi Bay Waterpark is one of the top fun spots during summertime in Central Ohio! Featuring thrilling water slides, roaring rapids, lazy river, wave pool, and so much more. You'll never run out of things to do at Zoombezi Bay, and your admission include Zoo admission for the … [Read more...] about Visit Zoombezi Bay Waterpark; discounts, special days, and more!
Play all day in the sun at Zoombezi Bay and stay late for Zoombezi Bay Summer Nights on Fridays, July 1 - July 29, 2022 this summer. Zoombezi Bay Summer Nights Zoombezi Bay Summer Nights means that the attraction stays open until 10 p.m. and features DJ, extra time on attractions, live … [Read more...] about Late Night Zoombezi Bay Summer Nights and Dive-In Movies
Did you know that there are Story Trails and Story Walks all over Columbus? These special trails are located in parks, and feature nature-inspired stories for you to enjoy along your walk. Storybook Trails combine the love for reading, nature, and outdoor activity, and are a great way to spend … [Read more...] about Visit these Story Trails in Columbus for reading + nature fun!