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 🔭🌎

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 🎭🎄

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

HOLIDAY: Festivus 🎄🛍️

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 🎁💃

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

FAMILY: Columbus Fairytale Ball 👸🏾🤴

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

SPORTS: Blue Jackets vs. Ducks 🏒

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

CRAFTS: Paint N Sip Ugly Sweater Party 🍷🖌️

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

HOLIDAY: BYOB Holiday Trolley Crawl & Lights Tour 🍺🎄

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


High of 41F and partly cloudy.

THEATRE: A Charlie Brown Christmas 🎭🎄

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 🎄

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

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