There is so much going on in the city this weekend, from Earth Day celebrations to the March for Science to National Record Store Day. We’ve rounded up the 15 Best things to spend your time doing!

Weather

High of 65. Partly Cloudy.
Sunset: 8:16 p.m.

Beer & Ballet


What: BalletMet will be hosting Beer & Ballet, an evening of fun, dancing, happy hour specials from Platform Beer, food trucks, and free popcorn. Voting will also take place for the 3 finalists of “Let’s Move Columbus!” Dance Competition.
When: April 21 from 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m.
Where: Columbus Commons, 160 S High St, Columbus, OH 43215
Beer & Ballet

Brian Wilson In Columbus


What: Beach Boys Legend Brian Wilson will be in Columbus to present Pet Sounds: The Final Performances of the 50th Anniversary. He will be accompanied by special guests Al Jardine and Blondie Chaplin.
When: April 21 from 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m.
Where: Palace Theatre, 34 W Broad St, Columbus, OH 43215
Brian Wilson in Columbus

Nina West’s Ohana


What: Columbus icon Nina West returns with a new spring show, entitled Ohana, celebraties the eccentricities of life that make each person unique and individual.
When: Friday, from 8 p.m. until 10 p.m.
Where: Axis Nightclub, 775 N High St, Columbus, Ohio 43215
Nina West’s Ohana

Cody Jinks at Express LIVE!


What: Country star Cody Jinks will now perform his latest hits at Express LIVE! after selling out the Newport Music Hall. Opening for Jinks is Ward Davis. VIP Tickets that include 1 VIP Laminate, an Autographed CD from Cody Jinks, A VIP Koozie from Cody Jinks, a ticket to the show, and a private Meet and Greet with Cody Jinks are still available.
When: Friday, from 7 p.m. until 11:30 p.m.
Where: Express LIVE!, 405 Neil Ave, Columbus, Ohio 43215
Cody Jinks at Express LIVE!

Weather

High of 53. Rain.
Sunset: 8:17 p.m.

Columbus BIG Wish® Gala


What: The Columbus BIG Wish Gala is an evening of fun, aimed at allowing guests the opportunity to see what the Make-A-Wish mission is all about.
When: April 22 from 6 p.m. until 10 p.m.
Where: Hilton Columbus Downtown, 401 N High St, Columbus, Ohio 43215
Columbus BIG Wish® Gala

Earth Day Celebration


What: Celebrate Earth Day with food trucks, live music, and even a petting zoo.
When: April 22 from 1 p.m. until 7 p.m.
Where: Columbus Commons, 160 S High St, Columbus, Ohio 43215
Earth Day Celebration

Record Store Day After Party at Jeni’s


What: Head to your favorite indie record store and then stop into any Jeni’s scoop shop to listen to your new vinyl. Listening stations will be available to play and enjoy the newest 33s and 45s in your collection.
When: Saturday, from 11 a.m. until 11 p.m.
Where: All Jeni’s Locations in Columbus
Record Store Day After Party at Jeni’s

Chord Overstreet at The Basement


What: Singer-songwriter Chord Overstreet will perform his newest single, Homeland. Along with Overstreet, opening artist Kerrigan Barry will perform.
When: Saturday, from 7 p.m. until 11 p.m.
Where: The Basement, 391 Neil Ave, Columbus, Ohio 43215
Chord Overstreet at The Basement

Dog Show at the Oval


What: Operation Smile Club is hosting a Dog Show at the Oval on the campus of The Ohio State University to help raise funds to provide surgeries for children with cleft lips and cleft palates.
When: Saturday, from 12 p.m. until 3 p.m.
Where: The Ohio State University, Oval Dr S, Columbus, OH 43210
Dog Show at the Oval

March For Science


What: Across the world, scientists will gather to march in support of government funded science! Speakers, kid friendly activities and more will take place before the march, and afterwards, attendees are invited to Columbus Commons for the Earth Day Celebration.
When: Saturday, from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m.
Where: The Ohio Statehouse, 1 Capitol Square, Columbus, OH 43215
March For Science

Monster Jam


What: Some of the most iconic monster trucks will be rocking out at Monster Jam in Columbus this weekend, including Gravedigger, Max-DTM, El Toro Loco, and Monster Mutt.
When: Saturday at 7 p.m.
Where: The Schottenstein Center, 555 Borror Dr, Columbus, Ohio 43210
Monster Jam

Record Store Day 2017 Super Party


What: Celebrate Record Store Day at the new location of Used Kids Records. There will be live performances all day and 100 Customers get a free limited edition Record Store Day tote bag.
When: Saturday from 11 a.m. until 10 p.m.
Where: Used Kids Records, 2500 Summit St., Columbus, Ohio 43202
Record Store Day 2017 Super Party

Weather

High of 67. Mostly Sunny
Sunset: 8:18 p.m.

The Sunlight Market


What: This Sunday will kick off the Sunlight Market, a downtown market taking place once a month from April through October. The market will feature local vendors. No tickets are neccessary.
When: Sunday from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m.
Where: Sunlight Market, Gay Street, Columbus, Ohio 43215
Sunlight Market

Cellos In The Atrium


What: The Columbus Metropolitan Library will host Cellos In The Atrium, with performances by The Columbus Cello School and CELLOHIO.
When: Sunday from 2 p.m. until 3 p.m.
Where: The Main Library, 96 S. Grant Ave., Columbus, Ohio 43215
Cellos In The Atrium

Aveda Catwalk for Water: Save Water, Drink Mead!


What: Catwalk for Water is a green carpet event put on by local Aveda salons to raise money for Earth Month and to show off their skills! Brother’s Drake Meadery will host and taco’s will be available from FoxFire Tacos.
When: Sunday from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m.
Where: Brothers Drake Meadery, 26 E 5th Ave, Columbus, Ohio 43201
Aveda Catwalk for Water