Oct 28, 2022 - Things to Do

What to do this weekend

Illustration of a cassette tape with the tape unspooling to spell weekend.

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ğŸŽ¥ Take the family to watch "Ghostbusters" at the Ohio Theatre while enjoying a live performance of its score by the Columbus Symphony.

  • 8pm tonight. Tickets start at $19.

🧛 Check out BalletMet's production of "Dracula" at the Davidson Theatre.

  • 8pm tonight, 2pm and 8pm Saturday, 2pm and 6:30pm Sunday. Through Nov. 5 at 77 S. High St.
  • Tickets start at $55.

🦇 Learn about the most interesting mammal around through multimedia presentations and kid-friendly exhibits at the first annual Ohio Bat Festival.

  • Noon-5pm Saturday. 2201 Fred Taylor Drive. Free!

ğŸŽƒ Take a dip in a floating pumpkin patch at Worthington Pools' Pumpkin Plunge.

ğŸŽµ Jam out with Monica, Tevin Campbell and others at the Columbus R&B Music Experience at Nationwide Arena.

  • 8pm Saturday. Tickets start at $38.

🍫 Trick or treat at the Franklin Park Conservatory.

  • 10am-4pm Saturday and Sunday. $22 ages 13 and up, $15 kids ages 3-12.

ğŸŽ» Celebrate the holiday with the whole family at Halloween Spooktacular at the Ohio Theatre presented by the Columbus Symphony.

  • 3pm Sunday. $12.50 adults, $8.50 kids.

🍿 Have a scary movie marathon with classics like "Halloween" and "Psycho" or newer thrills like "Smile" at Gateway Film Center.

  • $7.50 happy hour, $12.50 general admission.

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