Here comes the weekend, get out and enjoy it. We love being part of a great community and every Wednesday we like to share some upcoming events with you, so you can get out and enjoy the wonderfulness that is THE WEEKEND!
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.
The parade lasts approximately 2 hours.
16TH ANNUAL HOLIDAY LIGHTING CEREMONY – Friday Nov 21 6 PM
Join us Friday, November 21, for our 16th Annual Holiday Lighting Ceremony. Help us celebrate the simple and unexpected joys of Christmas with entertainment that will involve, engage and surprise. Watch children’s eyes sparkle as Santa arrives, along with a special guest, to illuminate Easton’s 50-ft Christmas tree and a breathtaking display of lights! Cap the evening’s festivities with a visit to Easton Station for photos with Santa, along with extra surprises along the way. It’s the perfect way to celebrate the season, and it’s only at Easton!.
Location: Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens
Hours: Saturday 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Make a Thankful Tree craft, perfect for your Thanksgiving table décor. At 2pm, enjoy a concert by The Pinta Columbus Children’s Choir.
Dates: November 17, 2014 – January 4, 2015
Location: Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Hours: Monday-Thursday 5-9 p.m. Friday-Saturday 5-10 p.m.
View the Columbus Zoo in a new light during Wildlights, a spectacular celebration of winter. Brighten your holiday season with more than three million twinkling lights, activities for children, Santa Claus and a variety of festive activities for the family