I'm a huge fan of podcasts. If I'm driving, running errands, or doing housework, I'm probably listening to a podcast. While I have a wide range of podcast interests, I want to share a list of local Columbus podcasts for you to check out. I love supporting these Columbus podcasters, and they all … [Read more...] about 63 Columbus Podcasts made in or about Central Ohio
The annual AAA Great Vacations Travel Expo is being presented virtually again on February 18, 2023 instead of being held at the Ohio Expo Center. Get ideas for your next big vacation by talking to travel experts and checking out vacation packages. The AAA’s Virtual Great Vacations … [Read more...] about Virtual AAA Great Vacations Travel Expo
Columbus is made up with so many amazing communities that have their own traditions and special events for Christmas. No matter where you live, you'll get into the holiday spirit at any of these FREE Community Tree Lightings and Holiday Celebrations in Columbus. Go outside of your own … [Read more...] about Community Tree Lightings and Holiday Celebrations in Columbus
Kids can learn to code, create and play at free youth workshops with Microsoft stores! These free programs get kids of all ages coding games and apps, creating digital art, powering up their study skills - and they'll have so much fun they won't know they are learning. Stores aren't holding … [Read more...] about Free youth workshops with Microsoft held virtually
The annual Stonewall Pride 5k is virtual again for 2022 during June! Organized by Stonewall Columbus and Columbus Pride, this event allows to to run, walk, roll, dance, skip, hop, or jump for Pride on your own time and place this June. Complete your 5k anytime in June, in any manner you … [Read more...] about Stonewall Run for Pride 5K is virtual for 2022
Remember the amazing offer of free Crocs for nurses? It's back temporarily for 2022, just in time for Nurse Appreciation Week! Crocs has team up with scrubs-maker FIGS with a chance to win a pair of free scrubs and free Crocs to healthcare workers through a special drawing to celebrate … [Read more...] about Free Crocs for Healthcare Workers for 7 days in 2022
We love the vintage feel of a drive in movie experience. I went to the drive-in with my family many times growing up - piled in our station wagon. We've taken our young children to Skyview Drive-in Lancaster and they loved the experience (even if they didn't make it to the second movie). Drive in … [Read more...] about Drive in Theaters in Ohio, including Columbus and Central Ohio
Enjoy spring at one of 400+ National Parks during National Park Week, April 16-24, 2022. You’ll enjoy free admission on April 16, 2022, so plan your trip to visit one of these great parks! Many National Parks are just a car ride away. You can plan your visit by what you want to do, or where … [Read more...] about Free admission and events for National Park Week
The Ohioana Book Festival will stay with an online format for 2022 for health and safety. The Annual Book Festival is ONLINE from Friday, April 29 to Sunday, May 1, 2022. This free event celebrating Ohio authors has events for book lovers of all ages. In addition to author readings and … [Read more...] about Book lovers: Don’t miss the (online) Ohioana Book Festival
There are two exciting events celebrating Asian culture in Columbus with the Dragonboat Exhibition and Race and the Asian Festival. Virtual Asian Festival Celebrate Asian culture with the virtual Asian Festival on Saturday, May 28-29, 2022. Check out the details, activities, and schedule … [Read more...] about Virtual Asian Festival for 2022; Dragonboat Exhibition is tba
To celebrate and honor Black History Month, Hallmark is giving away free greeting cards this February! Hallmark's Mahogany line of products features a collection of African-American cards for all occasions, as well as gifts, home décor and more inspired by black culture. The iconic … [Read more...] about Free Hallmark Greeting Cards for Black History Month
DC Kids FanDome is a first-of-its-kind, 24-hour, truly immersive, global virtual event that will celebrate all things DC – films, games, TV, comics and more. It’s also completely FREE with no lines or badges required. The one-day-only festivities kick-off on October 16, 2021 at … [Read more...] about Free DC Kids FanDome virtual immersive experience
The Metropolitan Opera cancelled performances during the coronavirus outbreak until further notice, but you can catch free nightly streams of encore presentations from Met Opera Live in HD series. The shows began on Monday, March 16th, 2020, starting at 7:30 p.m. each evening. They will be … [Read more...] about Metropolitan Opera offering free nightly streams
If you're fascinated with the night sky, stars, and the rest of space out there, the Astronomy Department at The Ohio State University has some fun programs for you! While they used to host free public programs at The Arne Slettebak Planetarium, they are currently suspended for health and … [Read more...] about Planetarium at Ohio State is closed; explore Space with at-home programming!
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