Looking for something fun to do this weekend in Columbus? Here’s our list of the top free events, discounts, and deals to have fun around Central Ohio this weekend. It'll be another warm fall weekend and there's so much to do, including tons of Halloween events and trunk or treating, Circleville … [Read more...] about Over 110 free or cheap events this weekend in Columbus
If you missed the stunning display of the Ohio Chinese Lantern Festival last year, you don't want to miss it again this year! The Ohio Chinese Lantern Festival is a celebration of Chinese Culture at Ohio Expo Center from November 17, 2017 - January 7, 2018, daily from 5:30 pm - 10 p.m. The magical … [Read more...] about Don’t miss the magic of Ohio Chinese Lantern Festival
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!
Fall is one of the best times to have outdoor photos taken, thanks to the changing leaves and flattering fall clothing options. Plus, you'll need a new photo for your holiday cards! I polled my readers for some of their favorite photography locations in Columbus and came up with a great list! … [Read more...] about Best photography locations in Columbus
Most everyone can agree that fall is fantastic in Ohio with sweater weather, changing leaves, football, bonfires, fall events and so much more. Grab a date and enjoy the fall season with these great fall date ideas in Columbus. Single? Don't worry - these fall date ideas in Columbus would be … [Read more...] about Big List of the Best Fall Date Ideas in Columbus
Apple and peach season is here at orchards around Columbus! While it's early in the season for apples and only select varieties are available now, you can plan your picking for the fall! I gathered up a list of the 12 best places to pick apples in Columbus, and the 5 best orchards to pick peaches … [Read more...] about U-pick: Best places to pick apples and peaches in Columbus
Looking for something interesting to do this summer? Explore The Wilds in Cumberland, Ohio, with over 9,000 acres of open range habitat for rare and endangered species. Take a tour through open range animal areas to see giraffe, rhinos, camel, bison, zebras, cheetahs, and many other animals … [Read more...] about Safari in Ohio: Take a Wilds Tour!
Thanks to the support of voters who passed the last tax levy and contributions from generous donors, the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium just announced big news for a new habitat for Sea Lions coming in 2019! While plans are in still process of being developed, the state of the art habitat will be the … [Read more...] about Sea lion habitat coming to the Columbus Zoo
There are so many amazing things to do in Columbus that aren't going to break the bank. Here are some of the top free and cheap things to do in Columbus. Enjoy a festival Check out this list of over 320 festivals in and around Columbus! There are festivals all over Central Ohio throughout the … [Read more...] about The top Free and Cheap things to do in Columbus
Summer has just begun, and canoeing is a great option during the dog days AND once we head into fall and the leave start to change. Trapper John's Canoeing is about 15-20 minutes south of the city on Big Darby Creek and is a great way to spend a summer morning or afternoon. Whether you’re looking … [Read more...] about Float on: Trapper John’s Canoe Livery
Train enthusiasts of all ages will love The Ohio Railway Museum in Worthington! Not only can you check out the amazing collection of trains, you can take a two mile round trip demonstration ride on one of the museum's streetcars or interurbans. Founded in 1948, The Ohio Railway Museum is one of … [Read more...] about Take a train ride at The Ohio Railway Museum
You've heard of bar crawls, wine trails, coffee crawls, and other treks for goodness, but here's one you don't want to miss. Butler County is home to the first and only Donut Trail in Ohio. The Butler County Donut Trail features 10 family-owned businesses with a combined 307 years of donut-making … [Read more...] about Sweetest Trail in Ohio: Butler County Donut Trail
School out and there's so many free and cheap activities around Columbus this summer for the kids. This list will surely help avoid the "I'm bored" complaints that start approximately one week after school lets out. Whether you want to enjoy the sun or avoid it, there are plenty of options to keep … [Read more...] about Bucket list of free and cheap fun for kids in Columbus this Summer
Farmers Markets around Columbus open in most communities in mid-spring. Farmers' Markets are the best place to buy local produce through the Ohio growing season. You'll get the freshest produce (often picked that morning) at a fair price, and help put money back in the local community. Many … [Read more...] about Over 20 Farmers Markets around Columbus
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