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What Should We Do This Weekend? Columbus, Ohio, September 25-27, 2020

Looking for something to do with the kids this weekend? Try out one of these 10 family-friendly Columbus and Ohiobased events and activities!

Check out this list of events for the upcoming weekend and if you need even more ideas for Fall make sure to check out:

1. Fourteen Twenty Nine at Land Grant Brewing

Get your brownie and baked good fix at Land Grant Brewing on Friday night from 4:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Way back at the beginning, Amanda invited me to her house to learn about her mission and taste her brownies. I’ve been a big fan ever since!

2. FREE Dinner Skate at Skate Zone 71

On Friday from 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM, Family Skate features admission, skate rental, 1 slice of cheese pizza and 1 small drink for $10.

3. 2020 Water Circus Show at Colony Square Mall

If you’re looking for an interesting road trip this weekend, this event takes place in Zanesville. I don’t know much about it but an Italian Water Circus sounds very intriguing! There are several performances this weekend.

4. Gahanna Fall Drive-In Series

The Gahanna Fall Drive-In Series features movies and performances outside in Sunpoint Park! Tickets must be purchased in advance online. Friday night’s movie is Back to the Future and it starts at 7:45! Tickets are $10/vehicle.

5. Pumpkin Picking and Fall Festivals

Fall festivals around Central Ohio are beginning and many of them include pumpkin picking, hayrides, corn mazes, outdoor activities, food and all kinds of fall-themed fun! Click the link for a complete list of fall festivals and pumpkin farms to choose your fun this weekend!

6. Harvest Saturdays at Lawrence Orchards

Pick your own apples, enjoy the Story Stroll, food tucks and other orchard activities! Saturday from 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM.

7. Harvest Blooms at Franklin Park Conservatory

Beginning this Saturday through November 1, 2020, Franklin Park Conservatory will be decked out with fall foliage, pumpkins, mums, gourds and more in the outdoor gardens! The Pumpkin House will be on display! This is included in regular admission or membership.

8. $5 Pony Rides at Kuhlwein’s Farm in Hilliard

Horse-N-Round Fun will be offering $5 pony rides on Saturdays and Sundays at Kuhlwein’s Farm Market beginning at 12:00 PM. Kuhlwein’s will be offering their fall activities like pumpkin picking, hayrides, petting zoo and more!

9. Sharp Farms Night Maze

Beginning this Saturday night and each Saturday night in October, the Sharp Farms Corn Maze will be open from 9:00 PM – 12:00 AM for those who want to try out the corn maze in the dark! This year’s maze has a women’s suffrage theme!

10. Princesses in the Park Series: Rapunzel & The Mermaid in Scioto Park

Join Rapunzel and the Mermaid in the park on Sunday from 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM for singing, dancing, princess lessons, a treasure chest an more! $20/child. Adults are free. Get your tickets online.

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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!*