Holidays in Columbus

Celebrate the holidays in Columbus with friends and family. From extravagant light displays and family-friendly activities to festivals and holiday shows, there is something here for everyone. If you're celebrating New Year's and need a hotel, we have you covered there too! Check out all Columbus has to offer this holiday season.


Shop Til You Drop

Columbus is a fashion capital.  When combining the city’s fashion prowess with its reputation as a top logistics hub thanks to its central location, it’s the perfect recipe for major fashion brands to set up their national headquarters. Often, once designers have honed their skills at one of the major fashion brands based in Columbus, they’ll open their own storefront in one of Columbus’ unique neighborhoods. Whether it’s big name brands or boutique experiences you seek, look no further than Columbus for all your holiday shopping this year.  If you’re not sure where to start, the Made in Cbus Trail is for you. The curated collection of local makers shine for their unique stories and commitment to quality and collaboration and are perfect for completing your holiday shopping list.

Holiday Light Displays

An earlier sunset during this season just means more time to enjoy the bright and colorful lights around the city! Celebrate the holidays by visiting these events, exhibits and illuminated displays in Columbus.