Are you making plans of what you’ll do this weekend? There are always lots of great things to do in and around Columbus, Ohio. Here are 3 Fun Things to do June 6-8, 2014!
Friday, June 6, 2014
Columbus Arts Festival
Where: Columbus’ Downtown Riverfront
Time:Friday & Saturday, 11 a.m. – 10:30 p.m. and Sunday, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m
What: From its humble beginning as a “Festival of the Arts” on the Statehouse lawn in 1962, the Columbus Arts Festival has grown into one of the most highly acclaimed arts festivals in the nation. The Riverfront will be transformed into a stunning outdoor art gallery as the nation’s top artists display their work and attract art enthusiasts from all over the country. In addition to hosting more than 280 nationally acclaimed artists, the Festival will feature fantastic gourmet fare from some of the city’s finest local restaurants, live music, hands-on art activities and more—there’s something for everyone!
More info: http://columbusartsfestival.org
Saturday, June 7, 2014
The Short North Arts District Gallery Hop
Where: Short North Area, High Street
Time: 4:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m
What: The Short North Arts District Gallery Hop occurs every first Saturday of each month, thousands of visitors converge on the strip to see new art exhibits and add to their growing collections. With dozens of galleries and non-traditional exhibit spaces, it’s Columbus’ favorite night of the month to celebrate art. Though many shops are open earlier, the Gallery Hop officially starts at 4PM and runs to 10PM with restaurants and bars staying open considerably later.
More info: http://www.shortnorth.org/june-exhibitions-art-highlights
Sunday, June 8, 2014
Sailing at Central Park Fountain
Where: Easton Central Park Fountain
Time: Sunday, June 8th 12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
What: Fun for the whole crew every Saturday and Sunday! Ages six and up, come sail a lifelike miniature sailboat! This is entirely free, but donations to the Easton Community Foundation are welcome. Come visit the Central Park Boat Pond this summer!
More info: http://www.eastontowncenter.com/events.aspx