Navigator Weekender: The 16 Best Things To Do This Weekend Including Picktown Palooza, Ohio Wine Festival, And Drafts & Dough

Hey Columbus! Welcome to the weekend. There is so much happening this weekend so I won’t keep you waiting. Here are the 16 best things to do this weekend!


Partly cloudy with a high of 82F.

FESTIVAL: Picktown Palooza 🎡

When: 7/11-7/13
Where: 89 N Center St.

THEATRE: Little Women 🎭

When: 7/11-7/14
Where: Schiller Park

ACTIVISM: Lights for Liberty to End Human Detention ✊🏽

When: 7/12 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: Ohio Statehouse

CARS: Goodguys PPG Nationals 🏎️

When: 7/12-7/14
Where: Ohio Expo Center

THEATRE: Willy Wonka Jr. 🎭

When: 7/12-7/14
Where: McCoy Center


Mostly sunny with a high of 88F.

FESTIVAL: Ohio Wine Festival 🍷

When: 7/12-7/13
Where: North Market

DANCE: Full Boom 💃🏽

When: 7/12-7/13
Where: Short North Stage

THEATRE: CAPA Theatres Free Open House Walking Tour 🎭

When: 7/13 at 1 p.m.
Where: Ohio Theatre, Southern Theatre, Palace Theatre

FESTIVAL: Summer Jam West 🎵

When: 7/13 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Where: West Gate Park

FESTIVAL: Westerville Music & Arts Festival 🎵

When: 7/13-7/14
Where: Heritage Park


Parly cloudy with a high of 88F.

SPORTS: Columbus Destroyers vs. Albany 🏈

When: 7/14 at 3 p.m.
Where: Nationwide Arena

FESTIVAL: Franklin County Fair 🎡

When: 7/13-7/20
Where: Franklin County Fairgrounds

COMMUNITY: Olde Towne East Summer Tour of Historic Homes

When: 7/14 from 1 p.m. to 6p.m.
Where: Pathway Clubhouse

CONVENTION: Buckeye Comic Con 💥

When: 7/14 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Courtyard Columbus West

COMMUNITY: South Eastmoor Garden Tour 🌻

When: 7/14 from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: South Eastmoor Civic Association

NAVIGATOR: Drafts & Dough 🍩

When: 7/14 from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: DogTap Columbus

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