Things to Do in Columbus Ohio
By Terreece Clarke, About.com Guide
There's always something going on in central Ohio. Here's a quick guide to the important whats, wheres and whens of Columbus' festivals and other events.
- Monthly Events Calendars
- Central Ohio Summer Festivals
- The Ohio State Fair
- CAPA Summer Movie Series at the Ohio Theatre
Food and Entertainment
Dig into the culinary treats Columbus has to offer.
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- Thurman Cafe Review - German Village
- Happy Greek Review - Short North
Attractions and Museums
Columbus attractions are spread out over a very wide area. So, if you're not near one, you're close to another. Click here to find one you'll enjoy.
- Unique Columbus Museums and Galleries
- Ohio Statehouse
- Columbus Parks and Recreation Areas
- Columbus Museum of Art-Kids Play
- Columbus Public Golf Courses
Saving Money in Columbus
Living in Columbus doesn't have to be expensive. Here you'll find free stuff and discounts on everything from food to tickets, massages and movies.
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- Free June Events + Activities
If you're looking for professional sports, we have Columbus Clippers baseball, Blue Jackets hockey, and Columbus' championship soccer team, The Crew. You'll also find horse competitions, car racing, and, of course, the OSU Buckeyes.
Parks and Outdoor Recreation
Columbus is a green city in more ways than one. Check here for info on the Metro Parks, community parks, outdoor programs, state parks and more.