What Should We Do This Weekend? Columbus, Ohio, June 25-27, 2021

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

1. Visit a Farmers Market

Farmers Markets are popping up all over Columbus! Check out the link for a list of Farmers Markets for every day of the week!

2. Independence Day Family Value Week at Young’s Jersey Dairy

Purchase a Family Value wristband ($16 for ages 12 and up, $10 for 11 and under) and enjoy unlimited play at Young’s Jersey Dairy June 25-July 5, 2021.

3. 2021 Virtual ComFest

Kicking off Friday morning, check out this year’s virtual ComFest featuring recorded entertainment, workshops, and 3 broadcasts.

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4. Summer Token Explosion at United Skates of America

From 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM get 5 free tokens with each full paid admission!

5. $5.00 Fridays – ONLINE OFFER at Skate Zone 71

This offer is via online purchase only! Receive $5.00 admission that includes roller skate rental during your skate session on Friday from 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM!

6. Powell Community Summer Concert Series

Head to Village Green Park for a concert by Zack Attack on Friday from 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM. This will coincide with the Powell Street Market!

7. Legends Skate Party at Skate Zone 71

This Legends Skate Party celebrates Aretha Franklin, Michael Jackson, Prince and Whitney Houston! Free dinner is included every Friday night with paid admission! Hours are 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM on Friday.

8. Free Drive-In Movie! at CrossRoads Baptist Church

Watch Toy Story 4 on the big screen on Friday night at 9:30 PM. Refreshments will be available.

9. London Strawberry Festival

The London Strawberry Festival takes place June 24-26, 2021 and includes vendors, contests, a car show, activities, a parade and, of course, strawberries!

10. Lights of Liberty Presented by Butch Bando’s Fantasy of Lights

Celebrate the Fourth of July holiday with a drive through, mini digital light show synchronized to music all from the comfort of your car! This event runs June 25-July 2, 2021 from 9:30 PM – 11:30 PM. Tickets are available online. Cost is $10/vehicle.

11. Westgate Block Sale

The Westgate Block sale takes place on Saturday from 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM and features yard sales throughout the neighborhood.

12. Online Storytime with author Susannah Lloyd and illustrator Jacob Grant

Enjoy a virtual story time with Author Susannah Lloyd and Illustrator Jacob Grant featuring the book This Book Can Read Your Mind on Saturday at 10:00 AM! Click the link for a free coloring sheet, too!

13. Touch-A-Truck to Fill-A-Truck at Byers Chevy

Touch a Truck at Byers Chevy in Grove City on Saturday at 10:00 AM will feature fire engines, dump truck excavators, trash truck and much more! Bring a canned good to donate to the Grove City Food Pantry!

14. Franklinton Pride

This event on Saturday from 11:00 AM – 11:00 PM includes a day filled with performances, art, comedy, food trucks and more. Family friendly events include COSI and dinosaur at Yellow Brick Pizza! 

15. Open Barn Days 2021 at Sunrise Sanctuary

Visit the animals at Sunrise Sanctuary on Saturday from 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Purchasing tickets in advance is preferred.

16. FREE SLIME Skate at Skate Zone 71

Skate with a Minion and get free slime on Saturday from 2:00 PM – 4:30 PM!

17. Grown-Up & Me Whales Class at Purple Dog Art Studio

A grown up and child can paint a whale scene together on Saturday at 3:30 PM.

18. Movies on the Green at the Kelley Green

Watch Anchorman (PG-13) on the big screen at Kelley Green. There will be yard games, too! Movie begins at dusk.

19. German Village Makers Market

Head to German Village for a vendor market featuring local artists, designers, growers, food and more! Hours are Sunday from 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM.

20. Sunday Family Fun Day at DogTap Columbus

The last Sunday of each month from 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM includes coloring pages for kids, a magician, live music and more!

21. Macaroon Filled Day! (Parent’s Afternoon Out) at Dublin Toy Emporium

Sign your kids up for a Macaroon class and lunch while you enjoy a day out. Hours are 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM on Sunday! Register online.

22. Concert On The Lawn at Livingston House

Enjoy a free concert on the lawn of the Livingston House on Sunday at 6:30 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!*

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