Navigator Weekender: The 13 Best Things To Do This Weekend Including Nat Geo Live, The Nutcracker, And Festivus

Hey Columbus! I hope you had a fabulous week! I, for one, had a great week. Why? I’m coming home from college this weekend for the winter break! So if you see me around enjoying the awesome things happening in Columbus, say hi! Here are 13 of the best things going on.


High of 46F with rain likely.

SCIENCE: Nat Geo Live! View From Above πŸ”­πŸŒŽ

When: 12/14 from 7 p.m. to 12 a.m.
Where: McCoy Center

THEATRE: Mamma Mia! 🎭🎀

When: 12/14-12/16
Where: Short North Stage

THEATRE: The Best Christmas Pageant Ever πŸŽ­πŸŽ„

When: 12/14-12/16
Where: Lincoln Theatre

HOLIDAY: Festivus πŸŽ„πŸ›οΈ

When: 12/14-12/16
Where: 400 West Rich St.


High of 47F with rain likely in the morning.

DANCE: Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker πŸŽπŸ’ƒ

When: 12/15 at 2 p.m.
Where: Express Live!

FAMILY: Columbus Fairytale Ball πŸ‘ΈπŸΎπŸ€΄

When: 12/15 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Where: Greater Columbus Convention Center

SPORTS: Blue Jackets vs. Ducks πŸ’

When: 12/15 at 7 p.m.
Where: Nationwide Arena

CRAFTS: Paint N Sip Ugly Sweater Party πŸ·πŸ–ŒοΈ

When: 12/15 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: 1536 N Cassady Ave.

HOLIDAY: BYOB Holiday Trolley Crawl & Lights Tour πŸΊπŸŽ„

When: 12/15 at 5 p.m.
Where: North High Brewing


High of 41F and partly cloudy.

THEATRE: A Charlie Brown Christmas πŸŽ­πŸŽ„

When: 12/16 at 2 p.m. and 5 p.m.
Where: Palace Theatre

BARS: Crafts and Craft Beers 🍺🎨

When: 12/16 from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: BrewDog Short North

HOLIDAY: Conservatory Aglow πŸŽ„

When: 12/14-12/16
Where: Franklin Park Conservatory

CONCERTS: The Devil Wears Prada 🎸🎀

When: 12/16 at 6 p.m.
Where: Newport Music Hall