Navigator Weekender: The 14 Best Things To Do This Weekend Including Franklinton Fridays, Blooms & Butterflies, And Aziz Ansari

Hey Columbus! The weather is looking up a little. We should be expecting a few warmer days and I hope you get out and enjoy them! Here are 14 awesome things happening around town this weekend.


Snow showers likely in the morning with a high of 40F.

FAMILY: Babe The Sheep Pig 🎭

When: 3/8-3/10
Where: 549 Franklin Avenue

COMMUNITY: Franklinton Fridays at 400 πŸ–ŒοΈπŸŽ·

When: 3/8 at 6 p.m.
Where: 400 West Rich St.

THEATRE: Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella 🎭

When: 3/8 & 3/9 at 7:30 p.m.
Where: Palace Theatre

COMEDY: Dave Attell πŸ˜‚

When: 3/8 at 7 p.m.
Where: Columbus Funny Bone

CONCERTS: Sleeping Beauty 🎻

When: 3/8-3/10
Where: McCoy Center


Afternoon rain with a high of 50F.

FAMILY: Tuck Everlasting 🎭

When: 3/8-10
Where: Columbus Children’s Theatre

EXPO: Columbus Pet Expo 🐢

When: 3/8-3/10
Where: Ohio Expo Center

SPORTS: Columbus Blue Jackets vs. Pittsburgh Penguins πŸ’

When: 3/9 at 7 p.m.
Where: Nationwide Arena

NATURE: Blooms & Butterflies Opening πŸ¦‹

When: 3/9 at 10 a.m.
Where: Franklin Park Conservatory

FAMILY: Camp & Activities Expo 🦁

When: 3/9 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: Columbus Zoo and Aquarium


Mostly sunny with likely winds and a high of 53F.

THEATRE: The Mikado 🎭

When: 3/9-3/10
Where: Southern Theatre

FILM: 24 Hour Science Fiction Marathon πŸŽ₯

When: 3/9-3/10
Where: Drexel Theatre

COMEDY: Aziz Ansari πŸ˜‚

When: 3/10 at 7:30 p.m.
Where: Palace Theatre

ARTS: Macarme & Mimosas Plant Hanger Workshop 🧢

When: 3/10 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Where: The Wonder Jam