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  • Haunted Ohio Statehouse Tours - Columbus on the CheapTickets are on sale for the Haunted Statehouse Tours, which start on Friday, Oct. 17. Tour the darkened chambers and halls of the Ohio Statehouse and see Lincoln’s ghost among a host of historical exhibits on this spooky tour that is appropriate for kids of all ages. The tours will take place on Friday, Oct. 17; Saturday, Oct. 18; Friday, Oct. 24; and Saturday, Oct. 25. Tours depart every half hour between 7 and 9 p.m.Read More
  • Family Cooking ClassesJoin Young Chefs Academy as adults and children learn fun recipes together! We'll create fun and delicious recipes like Chicken and Dumplings, Apple Pie Pops, Chocolate Bon Bons and more. First Friday of every month 11:00 am-12:30 pm Second Sunday of every month 3:30 pm-5:00 pmRead More
  • "Rock Out!" at the Columbus CommonsGet your groove on with Rock Out! - a hybrid dance and music concert at the Columbus Commons - on Sept. 20, 2014 beginning at 8 p.m. The Columbus Dance Theatre will rock the city with high energy dance and the sounds of classic rock tunes arranged for string quartet, guitar, piano and vocals to create a new kinetic view of these rock classics, and the choreography to go along with them. This event is free – so bring the family and a blanket to sit on to enjoy the show.Read More
  • 2014 Columbus Italian FestivalTake a staycation to Italy with the 2014 Columbus Italian Festival on October 10-12 in Italian Village near the Short North Arts District. This family-friendly event will be full of live entertainment, open-air markets, dancing, food, Bocce, and fun in Zona Bambini (the kids’ zone) with rides, wall climbing, arts and crafts, and more! Stop by and enjoy some delicious food, lots of entertainment, the Columbus Italian Parade (Sunday at 2 p.m.), or the Bocce Ball Competition.Read More
  • 2014 Independent's Day FestivalThe 2014 Independents Day Festival celebrates the great independent musicians, artists, and entrepreneurs in the City of Columbus.  This year, the festival will be located at the Intersection of Town St. and Lucas St. in East Franklinton, and will be held Sept. 19-22 to celebrate and develop independent culture, commerce and creativity.Read More
  • GFC Beer Tasting and Movie: Raiders of the Lost ArkGateway Film Center is hosting a beer tasting and movie featuring Raiders of the Lost Ark on Sunday, Sept. 14 with the beer tasting beginning at 4:30, and the movie at 6 p.m. Tickets for the tasting and screening are $15 and guests may sample 3 beers before selecting a free pint to enjoy during the movie.  Snacks will be provided.Read More
  • 2014 Slice of Columbus at Columbus CommonsLove pizza?  Slice of Columbus will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 17 from 5-9 p.m. at Columbus Commons, organized by the Development Board of Nationwide Children’s Hospital.  Enjoy all you can eat pizza from 20 of the best pizza places in Columbus while jamming to music by The Bug Hounds.  Families can enjoy the children’s area with  bounce houses, putt putt golf, crafts and face painting.Read More
  • Cooking Class for Teens and TweensThis cooking class is offered to tweens and teens (age 10 and up) interested in learning advanced recipes and skills in the kitchen. In each session, participants will create 4-5 recipes to enjoy at the end of class. All experience levels are welcome!Read More
  • Crafternoons at OSU Urban Arts SpaceOSU Urban Arts Space is hosting Crafternoons! – crafty art sessions for adults. The next class will be on Saturday, Sept. 20 from 1 – 2:30 p.m. where you will create Up-Cycled Saucer Baskets using reed and recycled materials like plastic bags, strips of old fabric, newspaper, maps, and wire. All materials are provided free of charge to those who RSVP. The event is open to all over age 16. Read More
  • September Paws in the Plaza in GahannaHave a dog-gone good time on the first Thursday of every month with Paws in the Plaza in Downtown Olde Gahanna.  From 4:30 p.m. – dusk, owners can take their dogs on a stroll through Olde Gahanna, Creekside, and Mill Street and experience other perks and giveaways.Read More