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The 15 Most Kid-Friendly Places in Central Ohio
Cool places to take kids in Columbus, Ohio including low-cost and no-cost activities.
Columbus Museum of Art - Kid Activities
Kid hands-on activities at the Columbus Museum of Art.
5 Free Things to Do in Columbus
Columbus Ohio is a city alive with activity for all of its residents. Some of the best places in Columbus are free including gallery hops, parks, libraries, factory tours and more. Don't miss out of all the great things to do in C-bus!
Best Columbus Area Water Parks to Escape To
When temperatures get hot the city goes on the hunt for a little relief and that means heading to any one of the four of waterparks in the Columbus Ohio area. Check out our list!
The 7 Most Romantic Places in Columbus
Columbus is a great place to live and part of the reason is because there are so many romantic spots around the city. What better way to live than with the love of another? And what better way to woo another than to take an outdoorsy route? Show off your OSU engagement tradition knowledge with the Long Walk or take a stroll underneath the stars at one of parks on our list.
St. Patrick's Day Events and Activities
Fire up the music and dash yourself with green, it's time for St. Patty's Day events and activities!
Discover the Best Steakhouses in Columbus
Steak is serious business in Columbus, but discovering the truly great steakhouses can take time and money. Try the six steakhouses listed below.
5 Best Spots for Art Classes in Columbus
Columbus is the epicenter for great leaders in the arts. With dozens of galleries and hundreds of exhibitions yearly, Columbusites care about having a strong arts presence in the community. Often those centers for the arts offer classes to the public. You may never become Monet, but you can reach their height of your own artistic potential!
Manatees
Columbus Zoo Manatees Columbus Ohio Central Ohio photographs pictures. Page 8.
New Star of the Zoo
Columbus, OH. Page 9.
Unique Columbus Museums and Galleries
Columbus is not only a hot spot for sports and gourmet cuisine, it also has a thriving arts scene. Sure everyone knows about the Columbus Museum of Art, but there are other museums that are not as well known. Let's explore them!
The Mall at Tuttle Crossing Kids Play Area -...
This free, indoor, space-themed playplace at Tuttle Mall in Columbus Ohio is perfect for children under 42 inches tall. Kids will love climbing on and through planets, sliding down a comet's tail and sitting in a U.S. space shuttle. Free Wi-Fi for parents and coffee shop nearby.
Short North – Long on Interest and...
Neighborhood entertainment and demographic information for the Short North District in Columbus Ohio.
Resale Row -- 6 Thrift Stores in Columbus
Continue west on 5th, and you come to the Alternative Shop. The Alternative Shop is famous across Columbus
Easton’s Eats and Treats
Review of the top 5 restaurants at Easton Town Center in Columbus, Ohio.
March Events in Columbus Ohio
We've culled the big events you want to attend this month in Columbus. Queer Yoga, Baby Bonanza and Kid's Expo, Rhythmic Uprising are some of the signature events to look for this month.
North Market Review
North Market is chocked full of food and fun. Located in the Short North District it has 35 different vendors all gathered in one very cool place to shop, eat and explore Columbus' culinary side.
Cheapest Ohio State Fair Day for Kids
There is one day during the Ohio State Fair that every parent looks forward to - the deep discount day when kids 12 and under get in free. This same day when you buy one ride wristband you get the second rider free.
Free February Kid and Family Events in Columbus
Don't let cabin fever get your family in a funk. These events and activities are free, fun and all in February!
Your Giant List of Egg Hunts and Other Easter...
A complete listing of Easter Egg hunts and activities for Central Ohio.
Columbus Commons Review
A full review of Columbus Commons.
Columbus Parks
Columbus is a green city in more ways than one. We have plenty of public green spaces -- Metro Parks, community parks and nearby state parks. They're filled with trails, ponds, activities, and oodles of wildlife. You set the pace and choose the actvities, so a day at one of these Columbus parks is as relaxed or envigorating as you want it to be. To make the experience even better -- most park activities are free.
Cool Places to Go in Columbus Year Round
It's no secret that Columbus' weather is fickle, flaky and down right funky sometimes. You could have rain, sleet, snow, sun and wind all in the same week or the same day! On those days when you and the meteorologist aren't quite sure what is going on outside, these cool spots are fun year-round.
6 Great Columbus-Area Holiday Light Displays
Holiday lights are a great (and cheap) activity for Columbus area residents. Be sure to check out these top displays and don't forget the cocoa!
CAPA Summer Movie Series
The full 2012 CAPA Summer Movie Series featuring movies of every genre: musical Yankee Doodle Dandy, classic Saturday Morning cartoons, chick flick film Sixteen Candles and classic films The The French Connection, War of the Worlds and Guys and Dolls.
Beat Cabin Fever in Columbus for \$10 or less
The long gray Ohio winters can drive people crazy. I've gathered a few events and activities that will get residents out of the house for 10 bucks or less.
April Events and Activities
Things to do in April in Columbus Ohio.
12 Must Do Events This Year
Columbus plays host to a variety of experiences this and every year. Choosing one from each month was hard, but this round up show the diverse opportunities for fun, entertainment and more in our great city.
Barnett Recreation Center Sprayground...
Free and open to the public, Barnett Recreation Center's Sprayground Playground features brightly colored dumping buckets, spinning and spraying water toys and plenty of room to play on the non-slip surface.
Get Pumped! It's Time for the Arnold Sports...
The Arnold Sports Festival is a huge event in the sporting world. Athletes from around the world come to Columbus to compete in a variety of sports including weight lifting, fitness, martial arts, gymnastics and more! Check out my full review of the event.
July 4th: Columbus Ohio Area Community Events
There are so many activities and events scheduled for the Fourth of July! Free concerts of every genre of music, including the Central Ohio Symphony and Columbus Symphony Orchestra. Nostalgia reigns at Ohio Historical Village with pie eating contests in the recreated 19th Century Village. Don't forget all of the parades including the wacky Doo Dah parade in the Short North. Fireworks accompany many of the events in the evening. Be sure to check out our separate listing.
Free Concerts
Free Concerts in Columbus Ohio and Central Ohio
Dance Event: Converge. Move. Evolve
Hey Columbusites! I just got info on a cool event taking place Friday, February 28th. If you're still looking for something to do - go watch bodies in motion!
Opa! Short North's Happy Greek
A full review of Columbus Ohio's The Happy Greek Restaurant located in the Short North neighborhood.
Top 20 Holiday Events in Columbus
There are too many Columbus Holiday activities to list them all, but here are my picks for 2012's best events. Holiday tree lighting, free events, chorus engagements craft bazaars, Kwanzaa events and more.
October Fall Festivals
Are your ready for more fall festival fun? October brings via Columbus, which focuses on art and innovation in Columbus and Mamapalooza - fun for the whole family. Celebrate Italian Heritage with the Columbus Italian Festival, focus on tunes and flicks at the Ohio Film and Music Festival, stir it up at the Apple Butter Stirrin' Festival, make hay or salad at the Cabbage and Greens Festival and chunk some punkin' at the Circleville Pumpkin Festival.
Sing, Dance, Play - Events for Families in...
The start of school doesn't mean the end of fun. September in Columbus is always a great month to enjoy both outdoor and indoor events geared toward families with kids of all ages. Sing, Dance and Play Columbus!
Moose Calf
Columbus, OH. Page 4.
January Foodie Events in Columbus
Columbus is quickly gaining the reputation as a foodie heaven. Culinary artisans are expanding on efforts to buy and use local foods while exploring food outside the boundaries of normal Midwest fare. Each month we like to bring you some of the best places to sample this food revolution.
Lancaster Old Car Club Car Show
The 2010 Lancaster Old Car Club’s spring festival and car show rolls out June 5-6. Look for antique and muscle cars, military vehicles and a 1930s reproduction filling station museum.
Short North Gallery Hop
The monthly Short North Gallery Hop is one of the most popular events in Columbus. Free music, late night access to the Short North Galleries and restaurant specials make it an event not to be missed.
Ohio State Fair Events + Activities
The Ohio State Fair has so much to do, it is best to plan ahead so you don't miss a thing. Some of the attractions and events include, Texas on Tour, LEGO Ninjago Spinjitzu Masters Tour, Snakes Alive
Central Ohio Splashparks
Columbus may be land-locked, but that doesn't mean water isn't plentiful. When Columbus families look to cool off they head to local splashparks that are long on fun and short on cost. Check out our full listing!
Shopping Events in Columbus for 2014
Columbus is a shopping draw for people outside of Central Ohio and it's not just for the well known shopping malls and high end retail shops. There are many popular shopping events throughout the year for every shopper's interest.
Montessori Schools in Columbus
Columbus has a variety of educational options including Montessori. Check out our listing of Montessori method education locations.
Holidays at the Franklin Park Conservatory
Spend the holidays at the Franklin Park Conservatory with gingerbread contests, the artistry of Chuck Jones and
Columbus Ohio Earth Day Activities and Events
Earth Day activities for Central Ohio, including Columbus Ohio.
Family Friendly March Events
Every spring Columbus families look for ways to get out into the city. This March there are awesome events for everyone including cooking classes for kids, butterfly tending and awesome theater shows!
Kid and Family Events for April
As Spring begins, family and kid activities take flight. Here's a good collection of pay and free activities for kids and families around Columbus this month.
Free March Events and Activities
There is so much to see and do in Columbus and many of it is cheap or free! So if cabin fever is kicking in, close your eyes and chose from this great list of things to do on the cheap.
Kid + Family Activities at the Arnold Sports...
The Arnold Sports Festival is a big event in Columbus drawing sports enthusiasts from around the world. While most people only know it for the super muscles on display or the billions of vitamin supplement bags attendees lung through the downtown area, the event has several fun family and kid appropriate events.
Columbus Has Car Shows, Cruisins' and a Whole...
Things to Do During Columbus Car Shows
Columbus Zoo Animals
Columbus Zoo photographs Columbus Ohio Central Ohio
Ohio Public School Funding Reform
Public school funding in Ohio has been unconstitutional for over 10 years, current efforts to reform may be stalled by newly elected Ohio Governor Kasich.
Horror Film Festival in Columbus - August...
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Leopard
Columbus, OH. Page 5.
Free Back to School Supplies in Central Ohio
School supplies aren't cheap and the costs keep rising. Central Ohio families who need a little extra help are getting it with back-to-school rallies and free supply drives. Check our listing of events.
Three Sunny Day Deeds to Do in Columbus
Outdoor activities for beautiful sunny days in Columbus.
December Holiday Events Calendar
Deck the halls and jump in the car! These holiday activities are events you will not want to miss!
Fresh Roasted Coffee
Four coffee vendors in Columbus and Central Ohio roast their own coffee beans.
Feed Your Face Columbus
It doesn't matter whether you've got a taste for steak or gourmet vegetarian, cream puffs or tabouli -- Columbus restaurants can give you what you crave. Check
Valentine's Day Events in Columbus
There are great events this year to celebrate your love including romantic dinner opportunities, crafting for two and even a zombie event! No matter your interests, there is something in Columbus for you the whole week of love!
Labor Day Weekend in Columbus
Columbus Labor Day Weekend is packed with festivals, horse shows, sports (including cricket matches), art shows and more.
Moshi Restaurant Review
Over the years, Columbus, Ohio has continued to grow in reputation as a can't miss food destination. When looking for good sushi, Columbus, again, doesn't disappoint. When dealing with the craving only a sushi afficianado can truly understand, Moshi Sushi Bar is just what the doctor ordered.
things to do in columbus, culinary, food in...
Trick or Treat, it's time to eat! There are a ton of great foodie events this month and many are Halloween themed. Adult treats like Monster Tea and Dinner Theater are wonderful ways to combine your love of food and your love of zombies and ghouls.
Black History Events and Activities
Black History Month is celebrated throughout Columbus with a variety of events and activities for everyone. Check out my list of events that are both fun and educational for the whole family.
Costumes in Columbus
Getting Ready for Halloween is Half the Fun! And local shops are ready to fulfill your Halloween fantasies! Don't forget area thrift stores as well, we've got tips for thrift shopping and where you can get costume rentals as well as vintage clothing.
Labor and Delivery Class in Central Ohio
Congratulations! You're getting ready to have a baby! This is an exciting and maybe a little scary time for your family as you get ready to welcome a new little person into your world. Taking a childbirth class can help prepare a new mother with the rigors of labor and delivery. Check out what the city has to offer:<
2013 Ohio State Fair Concerts and Event Series
The Ohio State Fair is known for a few great things: butter sculptures, fried foods, big crowds and great music. Take a look at the big names hitting our state for the Ohio State Fair Concert and Event Series.
Ohio Statehouse Tours
Tours of the Ohio Statehouse in Columbus Ohio
5 Family Things to Do in April
Things for families to do in Columbus in April. Don't let spring break get you stumped. Make your staycation in Columbus grand!
Employment Centers in Columbus
Columbus is incredibly resilient when it comes to economic shake-ups. If they happen to reach the city, it bounces back fairly quickly. Whether you are entering the workforce for the first time or interested in new opportunities, this list will help you find the services you need.
10 Things to Do in August
August starts the downhill slide toward Autumn. Parents look to back-to-school sales and kids begin to look at that summer reading list a little closer. Before this summer is recorded in scrapbooks there are a few really cool things you must do before the month ends.
Columbus Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Events...
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. continues to be a pivotal figure on national and world stage. Each year Americans celebrate his life and legacy through community events aimed at keeping alive King's message of equality, justice and care for all mankind. Columbus offers a variety of events including a march from City Hall to Veterans Hall, MLK Breakfast and community-wide service projects.
Twisted Vine -- Fine Wines and Cigars
A Review of The Twisted Vine -- Wine and Cigars in Columbus
Residents Starting to Return to Normal
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General Ohio State Fair Information
The Ohio State Fair is 12 days of fun. Get the complete listing of dates, times, discount days, parking information, fair coupons and more.
Breastfeeding Help in Central Ohio
Breastfeeding is a great opportunity to bond with your baby while giving them their first foods. Studies have shown that breastfeeding gives babies the best start off in life. How parents nourish their child in those first months is a very personal decision and must be something that works with their family dynamic. For mothers who chose to breastfeed, it can be difficult road without encouragement and support.
January Events and Activities in Columbus
Don't hibernate this winter! Columbus has so much to see and do, wintertime is a wonderful time to see the winter side to familiar venues.
2013 Ohio State Fair Special Attractions
For the price of admission, Ohio State fairgoers have their pick of free events and activities within the fairgrounds. Check out these limited time only events and mark your calendars!
Kid and Family Halloween Events in Columbus Ohio
Halloween celebration lasts all month long in Columbus with pumpkin patches, haunted houses and ghost ships and trick or treating alternatives. Don't miss the Fall Harvest Jamboree, Boo and the Zoo, 19th Century Halloween celebration at Ohio Village and Halloween-themed Kids Cooking at the Franklin Park Conservatory.
Dingo Pup
Columbus, OH. Page 7.
North Market to Host Drive In Movies!
There's a lot to love about the North Market. Good location in the Short North close to Downton, a wide variety of food merchants including Jeni's Ice Cream and
Bust Out the Calendar Columbus
The local weather folks are predicting more snow and cold which has many people looking for ways to get out of the city. Instead of heading for the sunny
Worthington Library
The Old Worthington Library is the main Library in the Worthington Libraries system. Worthington is a Central Ohio suburb of Columbus.
Columbus Bike Trails
Biking is a popular mode of transportation and recreation for Columbusites. Whether riding for charity through the annual Peletonia event or just getting to work, Columbus has fast become one of the most bike friendly cities in the United States. You can even find Mayor Michael B. Coleman taking to the streets on his two wheels.
Rhinos Kulinda and Klyde
Columbus, OH. Page 2.
Tyler's Pizzeria Review
Fresh. Locally sourced. Homemade. Real food. Tyler’s Pizzeria and Bakery, located at 7516 East Main Street in Reynoldsburg, Ohio, is a haven for all who wish for a taste of what’s missing in the diets of many people. Actual food.
Black Creek Bistro
The Black Creek Bistro’s quirky, creative combinations of fresh-off-the-farm ingredients quickly earned it a place on the “Top Columbus Restaurants” lists. And the food and service just keep getting better. The best time to enjoy Black Creek Bistro if you’re on a budget? Monday-Fridays, 4-7 p.m.
Odd and graceful -- flamingo
Columbus, OH. Page 6.
2013 Ohio Idol
Ohio Idol is atatewide singing competition for Ohio residents 12 years of age or older. June 9, 2013 kicks off the live auditions.
Columbus Blue Jackets Preseason Schedule
The Columbus Blue Jackets don’t start their regular season until October 3. But, come September 15, they’re slapping the ice, the puck and anything else in their way. Here’s the Blue Jackets preseason schedule.
Worthington Ohio Walking Tour
A Walking Tour of Downtown Old Worthington, Ohio in Central Ohio. Page 8.
8 Healthy Events in Columbus
Turning over a new leaf or continuing a healthy lifestyle? Check out these events to keep you going all year long.
Ohio Expo Center Events
The Ohio Expo Center - did you know it's open year-round? It turns out it's a popular place for large events all year long! This month's activities include the Central Ohio Home and Garden Show, Central District Basketball Tournament, Best of The U.S. Alpaca Show and Sale and Ohio Roller Girls Roller Derby.
Short North Galleries Part 2
Columbus is rich in the arts, no where is that more apparent than in the Short North District, a neighborhood known for its eclectic and electric vibe. This is part two of two articles looking at the galleries of the area.
Thurman Cafe Review
This famous little German Village restaurant is a hot spot for a big reason. Psst, it's a sandwich.
Labor Day Events and Activities In Columbus Ohio
This weekend is the Greek Festival, Rhythm on the River with Ballet Met, Short North Gallery Hop or the Labor Day Arts Festival. Spend the last weekend of summer knee-deep in Columbus fun!
Central Ohio Summer Festivals
Summer festivals are a Columbus, Ohio staple. Here we celebrate diverse cultures - Hispanic, African American, Serbian, Asian, etc.; diverse music - Jazz, blues, alternative; and diverse foods - ribs, strawberries, tomatoes and anything that can be put on a stick or fried.
Columbus Named Intelligent City for 2nd Time
Tomorrow, Columbus community and city leaders, business people and residents will gather at Columbus Museum of Art to celebrate the city being chosen as a
Lectures & Workshops in Columbus for February
Columbus is a center for learning! Check out these great lectures for the month of February
Short North Galleries Part 1
Columbus is rich in the arts, no where is that more apparent than in the Short North District, a neighborhood known for its eclectic and electric vibe. This is part one of two articles looking at the galleries of the area.
Harvest Pizzeria Restaurant Review
Harvest Pizzeria in German Villiage is one of those quaint German Village joints that if you haven't heard about it, you're clearly not in the circle of foodie cool kids or a German Village resident.
September Events and Activities in Columbus, Ohio
September brings remembering the tragedy of September 11th through several memorials, the New Albany Classic and Grand Prix, food truck tours, Home School Days, Katy Perry, Diana Ross and PB and Jazz. Variety is not only the spice of life, it is something the Greater Columbus area does well and reflects the interests and diversity of its residents.
Fall Festivals in Columbus Ohio - September
In September the fair and festival season in Columbus Ohio shifts into high gear with fall fun. There is something for everyone this month with Oktoberfest, the Labor Day Festival, the India Festival, tech focused viaColumbus, down home Country Living Fair, animal friendly Jack Hanna Fall Festival, soul stirring GospelFest and more.
5 Cool Classes for Kids in November
Not all learning starts and ends in the classroom. Columbus has quite a few places where kids can go and learn more about the world around them with hands-on experience.
2014 Events with an African American Focus
Jazz, Rhythm and Blues and more are on tap for many 2014 events with an African American focus. Check out the diversity of the city!
Cool Arts Events for 2014
Columbus has a thriving arts scene and the best thing about it is residents can participate too! Check out these hands on events and activities.
Northland Community Fourth of July Parade
This is the 51st year for the only parade held in the city of Columbus on the 4th of July. The Northland Community Parade is the largest civically organized parade in the state of Ohio. This year the council expects over 100 participants and the parade Grand Marshal is Frederick C. Peerenboom. The parade is followed by the Columbus Square Vintage Car Show with proceeds benefiting the Big Brothers and Big Sisters Organization.
Columbus Foodie Events for November
Columbus is becoming the home of the diverse palate. Foodies from around the world recognize Columbus' artisan foods, alcohols and events. We're more than fried Kool-Aid, though we have that too.
Free April Events in Columbus
Celebrate Spring with these great, FREE events. Earth Day Celebrations, kids hat day and more await this month.
OSU Spring Game Details
Ohio State faithful and the world will get a chance to look at what new head coach Urban Meyer has assembled from the ashes of a long and painful chapter in The Ohio State University's history. The annual spring game is coming up and guest writer David J. Clarke is offering his insights.
Marble Cliff
Tiny Marble Cliff is a charming suburb of Columbus, Ohio. Here's info on the village's history, schools, city services, recreation, bus lines and more.
Photos from Broadway Across America
The kick of live theater is the immediacy, the you-are-part-of-it realness of the stage, the characters, the action and the crowd around you. These photos give you a just a taste of the 2009-2010 Broadway Across America series.
Eat Your Way Through Columbus
Columbus is all about food. Well, it's all about football, then food depending on who you ask. The thing that surprises most people? The fabulous variety and depth of culinary delights the city offers. Check out my roundup of May foodie events.
Family Fun
6 family-friendly activities, including theater, sports, history, science, movies and music.
Ohio Travel: What's Going On in Columbus in May...
A listing for May events in Columbus Ohio. Page 2.
Beer Events in Columbus 2014
Columbus Ohio loves its beer and this year there are all sorts of events dedicated to beer whether craft, homebrew and more!
Double Barrel - June 2013
Grab your beans, and saddle up! Gateway Film Center has brought back its summer western film series, Double Barrel. Double Barrel features a different film each week with shows every Saturday, Sunday, and Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.
Short North Places to Stay
The Short North District, a neighborhood known for its eclectic and electric vibe has enough attractions you may just want to stay the weekend in its friendly and fun neighborhoods. Here are a few places to stay.
July 4th: Red, White and Boom Schedule and Times
Red, White and Boom is the largest fireworks display in the Midwest. What people don't know is leading up to the Fourth of July festivities are events for the entire community. Food, games, live music, annual parade, taste of Boom, WNCI
Cafe Brioso Restaurant Review
Cafe Brioso has a coffee savvy staff, great location and superstar coffee. If you're looking for a place to hangout and have a fine cup of joe or discuss fair trade coffee and other political quandries, head down to Gay Street in downtown Columbus and hit up Cafe Brioso.
Ohio Statehouse Celebrates Women’s...
The Ohio Statehouse will celebrate Women’s History Month, March 1 – 31, 2013, with tours of the Ladies’ Gallery and a special exhibit on Mrs. Warren G. Harding.
OSU Men #1 Overall Seed in NCAA Tournament
OSU is number seed in NCAA Tournament print bracket here.
Sporting Events in April
It's hard to believe, but there are other sports teams around Columbus, outside of the Buckeyes. We have top notch competitors in baseball, hockey and roller derby. It's time to get on these sidelines and root for all things Columbus!
February Craft Activities
Check out these great Columbus craft activities and events for February.
Ohio Farmer's Markets - Just Outside of Columbus
Outside of Columbus farmer's markets are plentiful. You never know what you're going to find at the market and it's a great place to experiment and get to know your food - and farmer - better.
Public Columbus-Area Golf Courses
Columbus is rich in history, community, buckeyes, food and golf courses. No matter where you are in the city, you are never too far away for green grass, sand traps and 18 holes. Here's a nice round up of some of the more popular courses.
Horses at the New Albany Classic Grand Prix and...
Columbus New Albany Classic Horse Show
Best Mother's Day Ideas for Columbus
Stumped on what to do for the most important woman in your life? I've got a good list of Mother's Day activities and events that should help you out. A note of caution, don't wait until the last minute or you'll find yourself scrapping together a gift from the nearby gas station.
Free April Events and Activities
Looking for something to do this month? Giving all your money to the tax man? Don't worry, there are plenty of free events!
Weiland's Gourmet Market
A review of Weiland's Gourmet Market in Columbus, Ohio
Lotus Grill in Columbus Ohio
A review of Lotus Grill Restaurant in Columbus Ohio.
Columbus Historical Society - More Than Dust in...
The Ohio Historical Society sounds like a fuddy-duddy place where field trip fun goes to die. In fact, the exact opposite is true. The center, founded in 1990 by a group of passionate Ohio historians, provides tons of free public programs, off-site exhibits, print materials, and more.
Columbus Metro Parks Tram Ride Schedule
Did you know that the Columbus-area Metro Parks offer tram tours and program? Some programs are ride/hike/wade-in-the-creek programs, and some give you a chance to just sit back in your seat and enjoy nature. Here's the Fall 2009 schedule.
5 Things to Do in Columbus in April
You may not have time to do all the cool things Columbus has to offer, but you have time to do five! Check out these five picks for April.
Free 2013 June Events
Summertime is the right time - to save! Check out these free events in Columbus this month.
Halloween Horror Movie Hook-Up Part 1
Part one of the Halloween Horror Movie Hook-Up list comes from Gateway Film Center. A dizzying array of camp, spook and gore is lined up for Central Ohio residents the entire month of October. See your favorite, classic scary movie again on the big screen!
Columbus and Central Ohio Fourth of July...
In Columbus Ohio, we celebrate the Fourth of July for days on end. Kicking off July 3rd with Red, White and Boom - the Midwest's Largest Fireworks Display - and filling in the weekend with local festivals, family-friendly events, free concerts and local fireworks display for the cities that make up Central Ohio. This jam-packed weekend can only be described and fun and exciting! The best thing is many of the Fourth of July events are FREE!
Ohio State Fair Education Opportunities
The Ohio State Fair is not just fried foods and rides, there are a variety educational opportunities that are fun and engaging for all members of the family.
Gateway Film Center Spotlight Series
Gateway Film Center Spotlight Series focuses on hard-to-get and classic films for every genre of movie goer.
August Films at the Gateway Film Center
For a film lover, nothing is more frustrating than to see the previews for great films only to hear the words "opening in select theaters..." and knowing those theaters are no where near Columbus. The Gateway Film Center is trying to change that all with its focus on bring talked about films whether foreign, indie or other to the center of the city. Check out what they have to offer this August.
Great Places to Find Santa in Columbus
Kids know they can find Santa in two places this time of year - at the North Pole and at the mall. Sometimes, the mall is just not a great place to get to know the big guy. If you're angling for something big - peace on Earth, a puppy or a new whiz bang, you may need to hit Santa outside the normal environments. Check out my list of places Santa will be around town.
2013 Great Ohioans Chosen
The 2013 honorees were presented by the Capitol Square Foundation and unanimously approved by the full membership of the Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board earlier today. The three honorees were selected from nominations submitted by individuals and organizations throughout Ohio.
TAT Ristoranted di Famiglia Review
TAT Ristoranted di Famiglia, located at the corner of Livingston Avenue and James Road, is a restaurant unlike any other in its immediate vicinity. This long time family - owned restaurant, nestled on the city's east side, boasts homemade Italian comfort food - something no other restaurant in the neighborhood does and does so well.
Westerville School Calendar
The 12th largest school district in Ohio - Westerville City Schools complete school calendar including early release and grade card distribution dates.
This Year in Musical Theatre January - March
There are fantastic musical theater events all year long, here are the ones that will carry you through the winter months.
8 Free September Events in Columbus for Families
The start of school doesn't mean the end of fun. And after spending all that dough on school supplies, families could use some good ol' fashioned, free fun. Check out this month's picks for must-do events!
Sporting Events in May
It's hard to believe, but there are other sports teams around Columbus, outside of the Buckeyes. We have top notch competitors in baseball, hockey and roller derby. It's time to get on these sidelines and root for all things Columbus!

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