Navigator Weekender: The 10 Best Things To Do This Weekend Including The NCAA Women’s Final Four, Lorde, And The Lion, The Witch, And The Wardrobe

Happy Weekend, everyone. We made it through another week and I couldn’t be happier.

Have you made your weekend plans yet? If you celebrate Easter, there is a lot of bunny fun going on around town. We chose a few stand-out Easter Egg hunts to include on the Weekender, but you can view more by clicking here. If Easter isn’t your thing, don’t worry, Columbus has something for everyone.


High of 48F. Chance of rain/snow.

The Second City Touring Company “Look Both Ways Before Talking”

What: The Second City, Chicago’s premiere improv troupe, has taken their show on the road. Look Both Ways Before Talking is edgy, thought-provoking, and spectacularly funny. Tickets start at $30.
When: March 30 at 8 p.m.
Where: Licoln Theatre

The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe

What: The Columbus Children’s Theatre invites you to travel to Narnia with the Pevensie children. This enchanting play is adapted from the award-winning classic novel by C.S. Lewis.
When: March 29 through April 22, 2018
Where: Park Street Theatre

Anthony Jeselnik

What: Anthony Jeselnik is an American comedian, writer, and actor. Best known for his participation in Comedy Central’s Roasts, Jeselnik is bringing his dark humor to Columbus. Tickets start at $36.
When: March 30 at 8 p.m.
Where: Jo Ann Davidson Theatre

Rockin’ Road to Dublin

What: Rockin’ Road to Dublin is a fusion of rock and Irish music, bringing the best of both worlds together to thrust Irish Dance back into the spotlight. Tickets start at $31.
When: March 30 at 8 p.m.
Where: Ohio Theatre

Eggs, Paws & Claws

What: The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium wants you to kick off your Easter celebrations at the zoo. The event will have tons of activities for the kids and feature the cutest animal residents. The event is free with admission to the zoo.
When: March 30-31 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day.
Where: Columbus Zoo and Aquarium


High of 56F. Mostly sunny.

Columbus Crew S.C. vs. Vancouver Whitecaps F.C.

What: Columbus Crew S.C. will take on the Vancouver Whitecaps this weekend. Tickets start at $25.
When: March 31 at 3 p.m.
Where: MAPFRE Stadium

Lorde with Run the Jewels and Mitski

What: There’s a humming in the restless spring air, and I’m pretty sure it means that Lorde is coming to town. The singer-songwriter will be joined by Run the Jewels and Mitski.
When: March 31 at 7 p.m. Doors open at 5:30
Where: Schottenstein Center

Nina West Presents! Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory

What: Join Nina West for the sassiest sing-along in the country. Bring your costumes and your singing voice for an afternoon of fun.
When: March 31 from 4:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Where: Gateway Film Center


High of 43F. Partly sunny.

The Great Hunt: Kids and Adult Easter Hunt

What: Fun for all ages! BrewDog is inviting kids and adults to The Great Hunt. Kids can search for candy-filled eggs for free (12 and under) while adults can pay $15 to go on an Easter beer hunt!
When: April 1 from 11 a.m. 4 p.m.
Where: BrewDog DogTap

NCAA Women’s Final Four

What: Over 80,000 fans will make their way to Columbus this weekend for the NCAA Women’s Final Four Championship. For a more detailed description of events, please click here.
When: March 30-April 1
Where: Nationwide Arena

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