Lancaster Holiday Festival Parade
Enjoy the timeless tradition of the Holiday Festival Parade. Thousands of people line the streets to see; decorative floats, animals, tractors, live music, entertainers, Santa and much more.
Parade route begins at the Fairfield County Fairgrounds heading south on Columbus Street. Route turns east onto Main Street through Downtown. Parade goes north on Broad Street, returning to the Fairgrounds.
Dates: November 22, 2013
Location: Easton Town Center
Hours: Friday 10 a.m.-10 p.m.
Easton’s 14th annual Holiday Tree Lighting Celebration will kick off this season’s holiday magic. Enjoy the anticipation of the season as the festivities begin with the grand parade, arrival of Santa Claus and the lighting of the 50-foot Holiday Tree. Make sure to capture that special moment while your child visits with Santa Claus and a variety of other special guests and activities.
Dates: November 22, 2013 – January 5, 2014
Location: Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Hours: Sunday-Thursday 5-9 p.m. Friday-Saturday 5-10 p.m.
Admission: Adults $14.99. Seniors $10.99. Children 2-9 $9.99. Children under 2 free
Turn up the wattage on your holiday season with Wildlights at the Zoo. We’ve decked the halls, trees, bushes, everything but the animals with eco-friendly LED lights to bring you the brightest Wildlights display ever!
Dates: November 8, 2013 – February 16, 2014
Location: Columbus Museum of Art
Hours: Tuesday-Sunday 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Thursday until 8:30 p.m.
Admission: Adults $12. Seniors $8. Children 6 and older $5. Children 5 and under free. Admission is free every Sunday.
Our Think Outside the Brick exhibition returns with a group exhibition of innovative new work by artists who use LEGO brand building blocks. Think Outside the Brick is presented by CMA’s Center for Creativity, and features exhibitions and programs that demonstrate the tremendous creative capacity of LEGO.
Dates: November 22-24, 2013
Location: Greater Columbus Convention Center
Admission: VIP Spectator Passes for the weekend: $250, GA Spectator Passes for the weekend: $35 ($50 at the door)
The best teams from around the globe will compete in a three-day video game tournament for $100,000 in prizes playing the soon-to-be-released and highly anticipated game, Call of Duty: Ghosts (Xbox 360), and wildly popular PC game, Dota 2. Thousands of spectators are expected to attend and fans can purchase VIP and general admission passes online now.