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What Should We Do This Weekend? Columbus, Ohio, April 9-11, 2021

Looking for something to do with the kids this this weekend in Columbus? Try out one of these family-friendly Columbus and Ohiobased events and activities!

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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!

1. Columbus Pop Up Shop at Polaris!

This consignment sale is popping up in the former Front Room Furnishings building at Polaris. Shop for gently used clothing, toys, baby gear, maternity items and more! The pop up shop will be open Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

2. Opening Weekend 2021 at Sticky Fingers Ice Cream Parlor

Celebrate opening day at Sticky Fingers with an ice cream trio or a scoop of your favorite flavor!

3. Brain Freeze Friday Skate at United Skates of America

Receive a free Icee with admission between 12:00 PM and 2:30 PM or 3:00 PM and 5:30 PM on Friday.

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4. Free Dinner Pajama Jam Skate at Skate Zone 71

On Friday from 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM wear your pajamas to a free dinner skate party! $12 includes admission, skate rental, one slice of cheese pizza and a small drink. There will be prizes, free glow sticks and more.

5. West Gate Masonic Lodge Community Breakfast

Enjoy a huge breakfast benefitting Special Olympics at the Westgate Lodge. $6 donation for adults, $3 for kids. Indoor and outdoor seating will be available and food will be provided take out style.

6. Little Blue Truck Storytime Online with Westerville Public Library

Join in on Facebook Live on Saturday at 10:00 AM to hear the story of the Little Blue Truck plus songs, rhymes and more!

7. FREE Popcorn Skate at Skate Zone 71

On Saturday from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM you will receive a free small popcorn with each paid admission.

8. Vintage Market at Branstool Orchards

Enjoy vintage shopping from 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM Saturday and Sunday at Branstool Orchards. There will be live music, wood turning demos, food drinks and wagon rides!

9. Author Nancy Roe Pimm with Sgt. Shuck

This virtual author visit celebrates the new release of Bonded by Battle featuring the bond between dogs and soldiers. This online event takes place on Saturday at 11:00 AM.

10. Princess Paint Day at Busy Bees Pottery & Arts Studio

On Saturday from 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM you can pick out a princess themed paint project. Register online.

11. Open Barn Days 2021 at Sunrise Sanctuary

Sunrise Sanctuary opens to the public on Saturday from 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM to visit with the animals. Purchase tickets in advance or day of if they are not sold out.

12. Spring Krespie Treat! at Dublin Toy Emporium

Make a Krespie Kraft or Marshmallow Treat including your choice of frostings, sprinkles and more! Register for your time on Saturday afternoon.

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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!*