Looking for something to do with the family this weekend in Columbus? Try out one of these 12 family-friendly Columbus and Ohio–based events and activities!
Please double check the link and/or call to make sure events are still happening! Lots of things are changing during this time and this information may change after it is published!
From February 20-March 20 ice skating will be offered at Easton’s Town Square from 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Skates are available to borrow and skating is free! There will be 15 skaters on the rink at a time and masks are required.
Beginning February 20, 2021, the butterflies will be back in the Pacific Island Water Garden biome at Franklin Park Conservatory! Daily butterfly demonstrations will not be taking place but there will be virtual opportunities to watch the butterflies be released!
Winter Hikes are happening at your own pace this year and each month different parks are featured. Pick up a Winter Hike Passport from a staff member and collect a patch for completing 7 hikes. There is a selfie station this month at Scioto Audubon Metro Park!
From January 4-February 28, 2021, admission is half priced to Columbus Zoo! The Zoo will be open from 10:00 AM-4:00 PM daily. At this time, timed tickets are not required though capacity is limited.
Pick up a “Comfort Kit” containing things to help you relax and relieve stress plus a craft! Kits will be available at Grove City and Westland Area Libraries beginning at 10:00 AM on Friday while supplies last.
Drive through a magical ice world filled with over 90 individual hand carved ice sculptures at Delaware County Fairgrounds! Tickets are sold per vehicle. Times are available Friday, Saturday and Sunday!
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Friday Family Night is from 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM and $12/person includes admission, skate rental, 1 slice of cheese pizza and a small drinks. Non-skating adults are free.
Register in advance to ice skate on the iceless ice rink at Worthington Community Center this Saturday or Sunday beginning at noon each day. At the time of publishing there are just a few slots left on each day.
On Saturday at 12:00 PM kids can join in for a virtual painting lesson. This weekend’s lesson is Blue Sailboat. $10/person plus supplies. Register online.
RSVP for Irish Krafts including breakable candies. $10/crafter. You must register in advance. Times available on Saturday afternoon.
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Register for a time slot to make Irish Bookmarks, Shamrock Pretzels or Irish Hot Chocolate Bombs. Times available Saturday afternoon.
Celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday! Donate a new or gently used book to receive 50% off admission on Sunday from 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM.
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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. Inclusion of an event on this list is not considered an endorsement. Please use your best judgement when attending public events and consult your doctor if you have questions regarding the safety level of a public event. Read my disclaimer here. Enjoy what you do today!*