Jun 6, 2024 - Things to Do

What to do in Columbus this weekend: Taco Week, Arts Festival and Fore!Fest

Illustration of a thinking emoji rubbing its chin with a slice of pizza, a beer, a bike, a coffee, a book and other things to do swirling around its head.

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🌮 Enjoy $2 taco deals at 11 restaurants during the final two days of Columbus Taco Week.

ğŸŽ¨ Support local artists and entertainers at the Columbus Arts Festival on the downtown riverfront.

  • 11am-10pm today, 10am-10pm Saturday and 10am-5pm Sunday. Free!

🏌️ Watch a golf-themed drone show at Bridge Park's Fore!Fest in Dublin.

  • 5-10pm tonight (show is at 9:45pm) and Saturday. Free!
  • Pro tip: Watch Ticketmaster for last-minute deals on Memorial Tournament resale tickets.

ğŸŽ¤ Recite "Rapper's Delight" with the Sugarhill Gang and Furious 5 at Newport Music Hall.

  • 7pm tonight, 1722 N. High St. $40.

ğŸ‘¨â€ğŸŽ¤ Celebrate the legacies of David Bowie and Prince with a tribute show opening at Shadowbox Live this weekend.

  • 7:30pm tonight and Saturday and 2pm Sunday. $45+.

🌹 See a new twist on "Beauty & the Beast" with the Actors' Theatre of Columbus.

  • 8pm tonight, Saturday and Sunday at the outdoor Schiller Park Amphitheater. Free! Bring your own blanket or chair.
  • Disclaimer: This isn't the version told by a "Certain Mouse," they note.

👸 Meet a cast of characters from fairytales and TV shows inside the Storybook Village outside the Ohio History Center.

  • 10am-3pm Saturday, 800 E. 17th Ave. $10-16. Kids under 4 free!

🍷 Sip samples and browse a flea market during the Columbus Summer Wine Festival.

  • 1-7pm Saturday, Mcferson Commons, 211 W. Nationwide Blvd. $35.

🌳 Ride the zipline and dance with a live DJ at this month's Cap City Festival at Driving Park.

  • 3-7pm Saturday, 1100 Rhoads Ave. Free — with pizza and ice cream!

🏳️‍🌈 Reminder: Pride events are happening this weekend downtown and in Hilliard! A full list.


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