Navigator Weekender: The 17 Best Things To Do This Weekend Including PBJ & Jazz, Colorful Cultures, And A Murder Mystery Show

Thank goodness it’s Friday Columbus! Are you as ready for the weekend as I am?

Congrats on surviving the week. Here are 17 fun things to do around town!


Snow showers likely in the morning with a high of 31F.

THEATRE: Motherf**ker with the Hat 🎭

When: 2/7 at 8 p.m.
Where: Short North Stage

SPORTS: Pride Night, Columbus Blue Jackets vs. Detroit Red Wings 🏒

When: 2/7 at 7 p.m.
Where: Nationwide Arena

ADULT: Wizarding World of Divination and Potions 🧪

When: 2/7 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: Franklin Park Conservatory The Wells Barn

COMEDY: Comedy for Conservation with Matteo Lane 😂

When: 2/7 from 7:15 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: Columbus Zoo and Aquarium

COMMUNITY: Colorful Cultures 🎉

When: 2/7 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: Columbus Metropolitan Library Northside Branch


Mostly cloudy with a high of 35F.

FAMILY: PBJ & Jazz with Sydney McSweeny 🎤

When: 2/8 at 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.
Where: Lincoln Theatre

HOLIDAY: Valentines Dat Mini Cookie Decorating Class 🍪

When: 2/8 from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Where: 1420 Gemini Place

LGBT: Eggs & Legs Drag Brunch 🥞

When: 2/8 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Where: Union Cafe

FAMILY: Opening Day DC Super Heroes™: Discover Your Superpowers 🦸🏾‍♀️

When: 2/8 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: COSI

SPORTS: Columbus Blue Jackets vs. Colorado Avalanche 🏒

When: 2/8 at 7 p.m.
Where: Nationwide Arena

CONCERT: The Columbus Symphony Benefit Concert for Education Programs 🎻

When: 2/8 at 7:30 p.m.
Where: Ohio Theatre

ENTERTAINMENT: The Dinner Detective Comedy Murder Mystery Dinner Show 🕵️‍♀️

When: 2/8 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: 75 East State Street


A mix of rain and snow showers likely in the afternoon with a high of 40F.

EXPO: AAA Great Vacatiosn Travel Expo ✈️

When: 2/7-2/9
Where: Ohio Expo Center

THEATRE: Legends of Liverpool 🎤

When: 2/9 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Where: Shadowbox Live!

ARTS: Chihuly: Celebrating Nature & Chihuly Nights 🍃

When: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, evening hours Friday & Saturday
Where: Franklin Park Conservatory

ARTS: Suspension: Balancing Art, Nature, And Culture 🎨

When: Daily until 3/1
Where: Schiller Park

NATURE: Orchids at the Conservatory 🌱

When: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily
Where: Franklin Park Conservatory

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