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What Should We Do This Weekend? Columbus, Ohio, March 15-17, 2019

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Looking for things to do in Columbus, Ohio St. Patrick’s Day weekend? Here are over 35 family-friendly events happening in Columbus, and Central Ohio this weekend!

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! {Shameless Plug} I have been nominated for best blogger/social media account and if you love my blog, I would so appreciate your vote! Vote here! (You don’t have to choose something in every category to vote!) Thank you so much! Enjoy your weekend!

Family Friendly Events in Columbus, Ohio This Weekend:

FRIDAY

9:30 AM – Our Village: St. Patrick’s Day Workout and Playdate at Thompson Park North Shelter – Join FIT4MOM Columbus UA for a Stroller Strides class at 9:30 AM and a St. Patrick’s Day fingerprint craft at 10:30 AM. The playdates are free and open to all! 

10:00 AM – The LEGO® Movie™ DAYS at Legoland Discovery Center (Columbus) – LEGOLAND Columbus is celebrating The LEGO Movie 2 with special building activities, character appearances, photo opps and more!

10:00 AM – Columbus Pop Up Shop of Clothing, Toys & More at Franklin County Fair-Hilliard, Ohio – shop for gently used maternity clothing, baby and kids clothing, toys, baby items and more!

10:00 AM – Tuck Everlasting with Columbus Children’s Theatre at Park Street Theatre – this show based on the book by Natalie Babbitt and the Disney movie is a 2 act musical with intermission lasting 2 hours. The show is about an 11 year old run away and her decision of whether or not to live forever! The show is recommended for ages 4th grade and up.

10:00 AM – St. Patrick’s Fun at Fun Town Play and Learn Café – kids will celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with arts and crafts, music, goodie bags, photos and more! Included with regular admission.

10:30 AM – Lucky Charms Sensory Bin at Foundations Learning Academy (Dublin) – join FIT4MOM Dublin for a work out and a free play date featuring a fun, St. Patrick’s themed sensory activity!

11:00 AM – Spring Break at Ten Pin Alley – for $15/person you will receive 1 hour of bowling with shoes, 1 laser tag mission and 1 $10 arcade card. This offer is good Monday through Friday throughout the whole month of March from 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM. 

12:00 PM – The Rooms at Easton, presented by COSI at Easton Town Center – explore 5 rooms of fun featuring optical illusions and audience participation. This is a free exhibit that will be in the Station Building at Easton until May 19, 2019.

12:00 PM – Kids Paint Free Day at Clay Cafe Clintonville – studio fees are waived for kids on Friday between 12:00 PM and 5:00 PM!

2:00 PM – Buzz about Buzzards at Blacklick Woods Metro Park – it’s Buzzard Day! Learn about turkey vultures.

6:00 PM – Maple Chef, Jr. LIVE at North Broadway United Methodist Church – Local Girl Scouts will be presenting their Maple Syrup dishes to be judged in this fun competition! There will also be crafts and games! This event is open to the public.

6:00 PM – Columbus Pop Up Shop of Clothing, Toys & More at Franklin County Fair-Hilliard, Ohio – shop for gently used maternity clothing, baby and kids clothing, toys, baby items and more!

6:30 PM – Family Swim at Goldfish Swim School – check out all 3 Goldfish Swim School locations for a night of family fun including free swimming in the 90 degree pool!

7:00 PM – Tuck Everlasting with Columbus Children’s Theatre at Park Street Theatre – this show based on the book by Natalie Babbitt and the Disney movie is a 2 act musical with intermission lasting 2 hours. The show is about an 11 year old run away and her decision of whether or not to live forever! The show is recommended for ages 4th grade and up.

SATURDAY

7:00 AM – St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Dublin – celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Dublin (Ohio!) with a pancake breakfast, Inflation Celebration and parade! The parade begins at 11:00 AM through Historic Dublin.

8:00 AM – MOPS Spring Children’s Resale at The Naz – shop for gently used children’s clothing, toys, maternity items and more!

10:00 AM – Storytime at Grange Insurance Audubon Center – enjoy a nature based story time for preschoolers!

10:00 AM – Try-It Together: Dinosaurs at COSI Columbus’ Dynamic Hands-On Science Center! – this special event is for kids ages 2-6 and an accompanying adult. Discover dinosaurs with hands on STEM activities and demonstrations!

10:00 AM – Geology & Fossils of Highbanks at Highbanks Metro Park – geologists will take you on a hike through the ravines to learn about the rocks and fossils of Highbanks. Ages 8 and up. There are hikes at 10:00 AM and 12:00 PM. Register in advance. 

10:00 AM – The LEGO® Movie™ DAYS at Legoland Discovery Center (Columbus) – LEGOLAND Columbus is celebrating The LEGO Movie 2 with special building activities, character appearances, photo opps and more!

10:00 AM – Columbus Pop Up Shop of Clothing, Toys & More at Franklin County Fair-Hilliard, Ohio – shop for gently used maternity clothing, baby and kids clothing, toys, baby items and more!

11:00 AM – DONUT GROW UP PARTY – Audrey Turns ONE at Never Grow Up Boutique – check out Never Grow Up Boutique for special sales, giveaways and more!

11:00 AM – Free Family-Friendly Library Concert w/ ProMusica at Columbus Metropolitan Library – Karl Road Branch – join ProMusica for a kid-friendly classical music concert with corresponding books and stories!

12:00 PM – The Rooms at Easton, presented by COSI at Easton Town Center – explore 5 rooms of fun featuring optical illusions and audience participation. This is a free exhibit that will be in the Station Building at Easton until May 19, 2019.

12:30 PM – Geology & Fossils of Highbanks at Highbanks Metro Park – geologists will take you on a hike through the ravines to learn about the rocks and fossils of Highbanks. Ages 8 and up. There are hikes at 10:00 AM and 12:00 PM. Register in advance. 

1:00 PM – Tuck Everlasting with Columbus Children’s Theatre at Park Street Theatre – this show based on the book by Natalie Babbitt and the Disney movie is a 2 act musical with intermission lasting 2 hours. The show is about an 11 year old run away and her decision of whether or not to live forever! The show is recommended for ages 4th grade and up.

2:00 PM – Pinch of Luck Slime at Michaels Stores – head to your local Michaels Store to make Pinch of Luck Slime. All supplies will be provided.

2:30 PM – Free Family-Friendly Library Concert w/ ProMusica at Grove City Library – join ProMusica for a kid-friendly classical music concert with corresponding books and stories!

3:30 PM – Grand Opening at Little Bottoms Free Store – a new Free Store is opening up in Franklinton to serve families who need support! The store will offer items like diaper bags, high chairs, diapers, baby clothes and more. You must provide ID and income verification to shop. The Grand Opening Celebration will feature a ribbon cutting and cake!

4:30 PM – UNICORN Pony Rides & Free Petting Zoo at Horse -N- Round Fun – take a ride on a Unicorn for $6. There will be a free petting zoo on site as well! All ages welcome.

5:00 PM – Tuck Everlasting with Columbus Children’s Theatre at Park Street Theatre – this show based on the book by Natalie Babbitt and the Disney movie is a 2 act musical with intermission lasting 2 hours. The show is about an 11 year old run away and her decision of whether or not to live forever! The show is recommended for ages 4th grade and up.

SUNDAY

10:00 AM – The LEGO® Movie™ DAYS at Legoland Discovery Center (Columbus) – LEGOLAND Columbus is celebrating The LEGO Movie 2 with special building activities, character appearances, photo opps and more!

12:00 PM – The Rooms at Easton, presented by COSI at Easton Town Center – explore 5 rooms of fun featuring optical illusions and audience participation. This is a free exhibit that will be in the Station Building at Easton until May 19, 2019.

3:00 PM – Tuck Everlasting with Columbus Children’s Theatre at Park Street Theatre – this show based on the book by Natalie Babbitt and the Disney movie is a 2 act musical with intermission lasting 2 hours. The show is about an 11 year old run away and her decision of whether or not to live forever! The show is recommended for ages 4th grade and up.

6:00 PM – Howl at the Moon at Highbanks Metro Park – take a 3.5 mile hike with your dog at Highbanks Metro Park!

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What Should We Do This Weekend? Columbus, Ohio, March 8-10, 2019

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Looking for things to do in Columbus, Ohio this weekend? Here are over 45 family-friendly events happening in Columbus, and Central Ohio this weekend!

Hi everyone! Welcome to the home stretch before the weekend! I wanted to add a few personal notes this week! First of all, I am celebrating reaching 10,000 followers on Facebook with a giveaway for tickets to Disney on Ice, Piada and Goldfish Swim School! You can enter here!

Also, I have been nominated for best blogger/social media account and if you love my blog, I would love your vote! Vote here! (You don’t have to choose something in every category to vote!) Thank you so much!

You’re also invited to a fun event I’m planning with McDonald’s on Sunday! Read on for more info!

Family Friendly Events in Columbus, Ohio This Weekend:

FRIDAY

9:45 AM – Drop In Music Class at Coffee Connections of Hilliard – join WeJoySing for a drop in music class! $5/first child, $3/sibling. Class is recommended for ages 1-23 months.

10:00 AM – Drama Kids KinderKids Playtime at Delaware County District Library – toddlers and preschoolers can enjoy fun, dramatic activities with Drama Kids!

10:00 AM – The LEGO® Movie™ DAYS at Legoland Discovery Center (Columbus) – LEGOLAND Columbus is celebrating The LEGO Movie 2 with special building activities, character appearances, photo opps and more!

10:30 – Drop In Music Class at Coffee Connections of Hilliard – join WeJoySing for a drop in music class! $5/first child, $3/sibling. Class is recommended for ages 2-4 years.

12:00 PM – The Rooms at Easton, presented by COSI at Easton Town Center – explore 5 rooms of fun featuring optical illusions and audience participation. This is a free exhibit that will be in the Station Building at Easton until May 19, 2019.

1:00 PM – Columbus Pet Expo at the Bricker Building Ohio Expo Center – the largest indoor Pet Expo in the USA is in town this weekend with a focus on responsible pet ownership. Pets are welcome! There will be contests, games, shows and a Kids World with giant bouncers, crab races and a craft area!

3:00 PM – Jurassic Quest at Duke Energy Convention Center – head to Cincinnati for Jurassic Quest featuring ridable dinosaurs, rides, life sized dinosaurs, fossil digs, a dino petting zoo, crafts, science stations, bounce houses and more! It’s recommended that you purchase tickets in advance.

6:30 PM – Family Swim at Goldfish Swim School – check out all 3 Goldfish Swim School locations for a night of family fun including free swimming in the 90 degree pool!

6:30 PM – Kids Night Out! at Young Chefs Academy of Gahanna – drop your kids off for a night of hands on cooking! This week’s theme is Mac and Cheese Makeover. Ages 5 and up. $35/child.

7:00 PM – Sleeping Beauty at Jeanne B. McCoy Community Center for the Arts – see Sleeping Beauty performed by the New Albany Children’s Ballet Theatre and the New Albany Symphony Orchestra this weekend only!

7:00 PM – Babe, The Sheep Pig at Columbus Performing Arts Center – CATCO for Kids presents Babe, The Sheep Pig, based on the movie Babe. Adult tickets are $15 and kids are $10.

7:00 PM – Tuck Everlasting with Columbus Children’s Theatre at Park Street Theatre – this show based on the book by Natalie Babbitt and the Disney movie is a 2 act musical with intermission lasting 2 hours. The show is about an 11 year old run away and her decision of whether or not to live forever! The show is recommended for ages 4th grade and up.

7:30 PM – Rogers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella at Palace Theatre – enjoy a modern take on the classic tale of Cinderella. The show is 2 hours and 10 minutes long including a 20 minute intermission.


You’re Invited to Breakfast for Dinner!

Join local bloggers Nikki Seeley of SweetlyCBUS and Julie Miller of What Should We Do Today Columbus (that me!) for an exceptional breakfast for dinner event featuring McDonald’s newest breakfast item, Donut Sticks!

This family-friendly event is being held in the new play area of the Dublin (Sawmill Road) McDonald’s where you will have the chance to sample the brand new product in addition to other breakfast items plus coffee and juice!

There will be giveaways, raffle prizes, a family-friendly DJ and fun photo opportunities! RSVP here!


SATURDAY

8:00 AM – Mom2Mom Children’s Resale at St. John’s Lutheran Church – shop gently used maternity, baby and kids clothing plus toys, furniture and more! Cash and check only.

9:00 AM – Magical Creations Family DIY Fun at Creative Art Bar Hilliard – families can create an art project together! Recommended for ages 6 and up. The theme is Disney Magic. Check the link for a discount code and to register!

9:00 AM – Jurassic Quest at Duke Energy Convention Center – head to Cincinnati for Jurassic Quest featuring ridable dinosaurs, rides, life sized dinosaurs, fossil digs, a dino petting zoo, crafts, science stations, bounce houses and more! It’s recommended that you purchase tickets in advance.

10:00 AM – Storytime at Grange Insurance Audubon Center – enjoy a nature based story time for preschoolers!

10:00 AM – Columbus Pet Expo at the Bricker Building Ohio Expo Center – the largest indoor Pet Expo in the USA is in town this weekend with a focus on responsible pet ownership. Pets are welcome! There will be contests, games, shows and a Kids World with giant bouncers, crab races and a craft area!

10:00 AM – Meet the Critters at Sharon Woods Metro Park – drop in between 10:00 AM and 5:00 PM to meet turtles, toads, frogs, salamanders and snakes!

10:00 AM – The LEGO® Movie™ DAYS at Legoland Discovery Center (Columbus) – LEGOLAND Columbus is celebrating The LEGO Movie 2 with special building activities, character appearances, photo opps and more!

11:00 AM – Vernal Pool Celebration at Battelle Darby Creek Metro Park – celebrate the wetlands while visiting displays from local organizations, seeing live animals and taking part in children’s activities. There will be a hike to an active vernal pool at 2:00 PM.

12:00 PM – The Rooms at Easton, presented by COSI at Easton Town Center – explore 5 rooms of fun featuring optical illusions and audience participation. This is a free exhibit that will be in the Station Building at Easton until May 19, 2019.

1:00 PM – Monthly STEM Workshop at STEM U – kids can take part in various STEM activities. Drop in available. $30/child.

1:00 PM – Babe, The Sheep Pig at Columbus Performing Arts Center – CATCO for Kids presents Babe, The Sheep Pig, based on the movie Babe. Adult tickets are $15 and kids are $10.

1:00 PM – See the BUGS! at Oakland Nursery’s Spring Fling! at Oakland Nursery – at Oakland Nursery’s Columbus Garden Center, Spring Fling will include Bugmania – a celebration of bugs and insects and Bugman Education and Science show!

1:00 PM – Tuck Everlasting with Columbus Children’s Theatre at Park Street Theatre – this show based on the book by Natalie Babbitt and the Disney movie is a 2 act musical with intermission lasting 2 hours. The show is about an 11 year old run away and her decision of whether or not to live forever! The show is recommended for ages 4th grade and up.

2:00 PM – Rogers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella at Palace Theatre – enjoy a modern take on the classic tale of Cinderella. The show is 2 hours and 10 minutes long including a 20 minute intermission.

2:00 PM – Sleeping Beauty Sensory Friendly at Jeanne B. McCoy Community Center for the Arts – see Sleeping Beauty  in a sensory friendly performance by the New Albany Children’s Ballet Theatre and the New Albany Symphony Orchestra!

2:30 PM – Babe, The Sheep Pig at Columbus Performing Arts Center – CATCO for Kids presents Babe, The Sheep Pig, based on the movie Babe. Adult tickets are $15 and kids are $10.

3:00 PM – Musicologie Dublin Grand Opening Party! at Musicologie – celebrate the grand opening of the newest location of Musicologie: Dublin! There will be a raffle, music from The Shazzbots, face painting, snacks and more!

4:30 PM – Advanced Junior Chefs Weekend Workshop at Young Chefs Academy of Gahanna – This weekend workshop is for kids ages 10 and up. Learn kitchen safety, culinary techniques and more! $50/child.

5:00 PM – Tuck Everlasting with Columbus Children’s Theatre at Park Street Theatre – this show based on the book by Natalie Babbitt and the Disney movie is a 2 act musical with intermission lasting 2 hours. The show is about an 11 year old run away and her decision of whether or not to live forever! The show is recommended for ages 4th grade and up.

7:00 PM – Sleeping Beauty at Jeanne B. McCoy Community Center for the Arts – see Sleeping Beauty performed by the New Albany Children’s Ballet Theatre and the New Albany Symphony Orchestra this weekend only!

7:30 PM – Rogers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella at Palace Theatre – enjoy a modern take on the classic tale of Cinderella. The show is 2 hours and 10 minutes long including a 20 minute intermission.

SUNDAY

9:00 AM – Jurassic Quest at Duke Energy Convention Center – head to Cincinnati for Jurassic Quest featuring ridable dinosaurs, rides, life sized dinosaurs, fossil digs, a dino petting zoo, crafts, science stations, bounce houses and more! It’s recommended that you purchase tickets in advance.

10:00 AM – The LEGO® Movie™ DAYS at Legoland Discovery Center (Columbus) – LEGOLAND Columbus is celebrating The LEGO Movie 2 with special building activities, character appearances, photo opps and more! 

11:00 AM – Columbus Pet Expo at the Bricker Building Ohio Expo Center – the largest indoor Pet Expo in the USA is in town this weekend with a focus on responsible pet ownership. Pets are welcome! There will be contests, games, shows and a Kids World with giant bouncers, crab races and a craft area!

11:30 AM – Intro to Tiny Tots Tumble at Kidz Corner – check out an introduction class for ages 18 months – 4 years. RSVP required.

12:00 PM – 2nd Sundays at Ohio Wildlife Center – visit Ohio Wildlife Center to explore the grounds and meet the resident animals! There will be an animal enrichment activity at 1:00 PM. $5/person. Kids 5 and under are free.

12:00 PM – The Rooms at Easton, presented by COSI at Easton Town Center – explore 5 rooms of fun featuring optical illusions and audience participation. This is a free exhibit that will be in the Station Building at Easton until May 19, 2019.

1:00 PM – Grand Opening Event! at Kiddie Academy of Gahanna – celebrate the grand opening of Kiddie Academy of Gahanna. There will be games, face painting, food, giveaways and more!

1:00 PM – Babe, The Sheep Pig at Columbus Performing Arts Center – CATCO for Kids presents Babe, The Sheep Pig, based on the movie Babe. Adult tickets are $15 and kids are $10.

1:00 PM- See the BUGS! at Oakland Nursery’s Spring Fling! at Oakland Nursery – at Oakland Nursery’s Columbus Garden Center, Spring Fling will include Bugmania – a celebration of bugs and insects and Bugman Education and Science show!

1:00 PM – Think Spring at Northwest Library – learn about area wildlife and explore options for outdoor activities.

2:00 PM – Salamander Search at Blacklick Woods Metro Park – explore the trails of the park looking for salamanders!

2:00 PM – Columbus Zoo at Franklin Park Conservatory – the Columbus Zoo will visit Franklin Park Conservatory with some animal friends!

2:00 PM – Eagle Walk at Highbanks Metro Park – go on a 3 mile hike to look for bald eagles! Recommended for ages 8 and up.

2:30 PM – Babe, The Sheep Pig at Columbus Performing Arts Center – CATCO for Kids presents Babe, The Sheep Pig, based on the movie Babe. Adult tickets are $15 and kids are $10.

3:00 PM – Sleeping Beauty at Jeanne B. McCoy Community Center for the Arts – see Sleeping Beauty performed by the New Albany Children’s Ballet Theatre and the New Albany Symphony Orchestra this weekend only!

3:00 PM – Tuck Everlasting with Columbus Children’s Theatre at Park Street Theatre – this show based on the book by Natalie Babbitt and the Disney movie is a 2 act musical with intermission lasting 2 hours. The show is about an 11 year old run away and her decision of whether or not to live forever! The show is recommended for ages 4th grade and up.

4:30 PM – Breakfast For Dinner at McDonald’s – you’re invited to join me and Nikki of SweetlyCbus for Breakfast for Dinner at the McDonald’s at 7190 Sawmill Rd featuring McDonald’s new menu item: Donut Sticks! There will be a ton of raffle prizes (see the whole list here), a family-friendly DJ, giveaways and free food!

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What Should We Do This Weekend? Columbus, Ohio, March 1-3, 2018

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Looking for things to do in Columbus, Ohio this weekend? Here are over 35 family-friendly events happening in Columbus, and Central Ohio this weekend!

Family Friendly Events in Columbus, Ohio This Weekend:

FRIDAY

10:00 AM – Pickerington Area Kids Clothing & Toy Pop Up Shop – shop a huge kids consignment sale featuring baby gear, clothes, maternity wear, toys, bikes and more! Free admission! Check the link for opportunities to shop early and the 50% off sale.

10:00 AM – Forest Fridays at Sunbury Urban Farm – Forest Fridays include a 30 minute nature activity and free play time in the woods. Geared towards ages 2-5 with parent supervision. $5 suggested donation.

10:00 AM – The LEGO® Movie™ DAYS at Legoland Discovery Center (Columbus) – LEGOLAND Columbus is celebrating The LEGO Movie 2 with special building activities, character appearances, photo opps and more!

12:00 PM – The Rooms at Easton, presented by COSI at Easton Town Center – explore 5 rooms of fun featuring optical illusions and audience participation. This is a free exhibit that will be in the Station Building at Easton until May 19, 2019.

5:00 PM – First Friday in Delaware – This month’s theme is March for Art and includes art on display by students of Delaware City Schools. Participating downtown locations offer live music, artist demonstrations and more!

7:00 PM – Babe, The Sheep Pig at Columbus Performing Arts Center – CATCO for Kids presents Babe, The Sheep Pig, based on the movie Babe. Adult tickets are $15 and kids are $10.

7:00 PM – Pickerington Area Kids Clothing & Toy Pop Up Shop – shop a huge kids consignment sale featuring baby gear, clothes, maternity wear, toys, bikes and more! Free admission! Check the link for opportunities to shop early and the 50% off sale.

7:00 PM – Seussical the Musical at Olentangy Berlin High School Theatre – watch the OBHS Performing Arts Department in it’s first musical! Tickets are $15 for adults and $5 for children. Three performance times available this weekend!

SATURDAY

7:30 AM – Westerville Lions Club Pancake Breakfast! at American Legion Auxiliary Unit #171 – this all you can eat pancake breakfast supports people with visual impairments.

8:00 AM – Maple Sugar Pancake Breakfast at Stratford Ecological Center – celebrate Maple Syrup season with a breakfast of pancakes, sausage and local maple syrup and a hike to the sugar shack to learn about the sugaring process and visit the farm animals. Registration required.

9:00 AM – Arnold SportsWorld Kid & Teens EXPO at Ohio Expo Center & State Fair – this event featuring sporting events, activities and competitions for kids and teens! Lots of hands on activities for kids.

9:00 AM – 2019 Central Ohio STEM Expo at Whitehall – Yearling High School- this is a free event for kids Kindergarten through 8th grade to explore STEM activities!

10:00 AM – Storytime at Grange Insurance Audubon Center – enjoy a nature based story time for preschoolers!

10:00 AM – Avant Garde Art and Craft Show – this annual event features artist and vendors with handmade items. Kids 12 and under are free.

10:00 AM – Pickerington Area Kids Clothing & Toy Pop Up Shop – shop a huge kids consignment sale featuring baby gear, clothes, maternity wear, toys, bikes and more! Free admission! Check the link for opportunities to shop early and the 50% off sale.

10:00 AM – The LEGO® Movie™ DAYS at Legoland Discovery Center (Columbus) – LEGOLAND Columbus is celebrating The LEGO Movie 2 with special building activities, character appearances, photo opps and more!

10:00 AM – Nature Playdates at Sunbury Urban Farm – Nature Playdates include a 30 minute nature activity and free play time in the woods. Geared towards ages 5-8 with parent supervision. $5 suggested donation.

10:45 AM – CCS K-12 Summer Opportunities & Engagement Fair at Columbus Metropolitan Library – Columbus City Schools families are invited to learn about summer opportunities including camp information, enrichment opportunities, internships and more. There will be hands on demonstrations, giveaways, community resources and supervised activities for students in grades K-3.

11:00 AM – Millennium Academy of Irish Dance at Franklin Park Conservatory – youth dancers will perform Irish Step Dancing arrangements! There is a performance at 11:00 AM and 2:00 PM.

11:00 AM – Sensory Storytime at Pickerington Public Library – register in advance for the story time specifically for children with special needs focused on sensory activities in a sensory friendly environment.

12:00 PM – The Rooms at Easton, presented by COSI at Easton Town Center – explore 5 rooms of fun featuring optical illusions and audience participation. This is a free exhibit that will be in the Station Building at Easton until May 19, 2019.

1:00 PM – Family Fun Day at Eleven29 Events – parents can shop local vendors while kids participate in games, face painting, music and more! $5/child and adults are free.

1:00 PM – Babe, The Sheep Pig at Columbus Performing Arts Center – CATCO for Kids presents Babe, The Sheep Pig, based on the movie Babe. Adult tickets are $15 and kids are $10.

1:00 PM – Maple Time at Slate Run Metro Park and Living Historical Farm – sample maple syrup and learn about making maple syrup like they did in the 1880’s. There will be a hike to the sugar bush at 1:00 PM and 2:00 PM. 

2:00 PM – Millennium Academy of Irish Dance at Franklin Park Conservatory – youth dancers will perform Irish Step Dancing arrangements! There is a performance at 11:00 AM and 2:00 PM.

2:30 PM – Babe, The Sheep Pig at Columbus Performing Arts Center – CATCO for Kids presents Babe, The Sheep Pig, based on the movie Babe. Adult tickets are $15 and kids are $10.

5:00 PM – CMA Comes Alive at Columbus Museum of Art – this event features activities for families to do together including a LEGO build, Transit Arts Dance Party, and a dinner buffet. Funds raised support free Sundays at CMA!

7:00 PM – Seussical the Musical at Olentangy Berlin High School Theatre – watch the OBHS Performing Arts Department in it’s first musical! Tickets are $15 for adults and $5 for children. Three performance times available this weekend!

SUNDAY

9:00 AM – Arnold SportsWorld Kid & Teens EXPO at Ohio Expo Center & State Fair – this event featuring sporting events, activities and competitions for kids and teens! Lots of hands on activities for kids.

10:00 AM – The LEGO® Movie™ DAYS at Legoland Discovery Center (Columbus) – LEGOLAND Columbus is celebrating The LEGO Movie 2 with special building activities, character appearances, photo opps and more!

10:00 AM – Community Day at Franklin Park Conservatory – Franklin County and the City of Columbus residents can get in free to the Conservatory with a valid ID on the first Sunday of each month!

12:00 PM – The Rooms at Easton, presented by COSI at Easton Town Center – explore 5 rooms of fun featuring optical illusions and audience participation. This is a free exhibit that will be in the Station Building at Easton until May 19, 2019.

1:00 PM – Babe, The Sheep Pig at Columbus Performing Arts Center – CATCO for Kids presents Babe, The Sheep Pig, based on the movie Babe. Adult tickets are $15 and kids are $10.

1:00 PM – Maple Time at Slate Run Metro Park and Living Historical Farm – sample maple syrup and learn about making maple syrup like they did in the 1880’s. There will be a hike to the sugar bush at 1:00 PM and 2:00 PM. 

2:00 PM – Seussical the Musical at Olentangy Berlin High School Theatre – watch the OBHS Performing Arts Department in it’s first musical! Tickets are $15 for adults and $5 for children. Three performance times available this weekend!

2:30 PM – Babe, The Sheep Pig at Columbus Performing Arts Center – CATCO for Kids presents Babe, The Sheep Pig, based on the movie Babe. Adult tickets are $15 and kids are $10.

3:00 PM – Kindness Rocks at Blacklick Woods Metro Park – decorate rocks and hide them throughout the park for others to find and enjoy!

3:00 PM – Walk & Woof at Glacier Ridge Metro Park – take your dog on a 2.5 mile hike through the park!

4:30 PM – Families in the Kitchen at Young Chefs Academy of Gahanna – this is a family cooking class for all ages! $25/person.

ICYMI: 6 Best Outings to Keep Toddlers Busy in Columbus, Ohio

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*Please be aware,  information is gathered from multiple community sources.  Times, dates and locations are subject to change. There may be a fee to participate in a featured activity.  Please call ahead or check links to confirm activities.  Enjoy what you do today!*


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