We live in a great community with tons of things going on. Let’s get out and enjoy them. From some of the best parks, to world-class arts and entertainment let’s take advantage of these opportunities and experience life in Central Ohio. If you have something you would like to share with everyone please leave a message in the comments or contact us on Facebook or Twitter.
Annual Band of Gold Invitational
825 E. Fair Ave., Lancaster, Ohio 43130
Saturday, Sept. 27 @ 5:00 p.m.
The Lancaster Band of Gold will hold their 34th Annual Band of Gold Invitational. The Lancaster Band of Gold will perform to receive their rating to qualify for State Marching Band Finals. The Invitational is an OMEA (Ohio Music Education Association) adjudicated event. Bands will compete to receive awards within their classification and to receive a superior rating in order to qualify for State Marching Band Finals.
Open Nature Center
Alley Park – Lancaster Parks and Recreation
2805 Old Logan Road SE, Lancaster, OH 43130 Lower Level of the Goslin Nature Center
Ticket Pricing: Admission is free.
Visit the animals and displays. The Nature Center is open on Sunday afternoons from April through October. Outdoor education staff will be on hand to answer questions and host the center. A nature gift cart is also open and items are available for purchase.
OHIO MADE: CELEBRATING ARTISTS NOW FESTIVAL
Dates: September 27, 2014
Location: Ohio Village
Hours: Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Address:1982 Velma Ave.Columbus, 43211
Located within the Ohio Village, Ohio Made is a unique celebration of, for, and by local artists. Patrons will stroll through a marketplace of artists selling their wares and enjoy cuisine from local food trucks, music from Ohio artists, and artistic demonstrations all within the historic atmosphere of the Ohio Village. This event is a partnership between the Ohio History Connection, the Ohio Art League, the Art and Artists of Network, Columbus Idea Foundry, and the Cultural Arts Center. Celebrating Artists Now is a celebration honoring artists for their contribution to Ohio art and culture.
6TH ANNUAL PUMPKINPALOOZA
Dates: September 27, 2014
Location: Lynd Fruit Farm
Hours: Saturday 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Address:9590 Morse Rd. SW Pataskala, 43062
Pumpkinpalooza is a day long family festival held in a beautiful country setting complete with food, hayrides, bounce houses, pumpkin patch, games, crafts, corn maze, Great Pumpkin photos, balloon artist and Pick-a-Prize.
TRAPPED IN A ROOM WITH A ZOMBIE
Dates: January 22 – December 31, 2014
Location: Columbus Idea Foundry
Hours: Wednesday-Sunday 1 p.m.
Address:1158 Corrugated WayColumbus, 43201
Escape From A Zombie Website
Prepare to be locked in a room with up to 11 other people and a Zombie that is chained to the wall! Hidden in the room is a key that will unlock the door to your freedom. To find the key you must locate numerous clues and solve riddles. Every five minutes the hungry Zombie’s chain will be released another foot. Within an hour, the Zombie will be able to reach you. You have 60 minutes to the find clues, solve the puzzles, unlock the door and escape the room without getting eaten! Are you smarter than a Zombie? Find out!