Navigator Weekender: The 16 Best Things To Do This Weekend Including Flyover Fest, Margarita Fest, And MGMT

Hey Columbus! I hope your week has been as fabulous as mine! I’m so happy to be back in Columbus, enjoying this beautiful sun in my favorite city. There is so much happening this weekend so I won’t keep you waiting. Here are 16 awesome things to do around town this weekend.


Cloudy with a high of 64F.

DRAG: Nina West from RuPaul’s Drag Race 🏳️‍🌈

When: 5/10 at 9 p.m.
strong>Where: Axis Nightclub

FESTIVALS: Flyover Fest 🎨

When: 5/8-5/11
Where: Event venues vary. Click here for details.

CONCERTS: Alan Jackson 🎤

When: 5/10 at 7:30 p.m.
Where: Schottenstein Center

COMMUNITY: Franklinton Friday 🎨

When: 5/10
Where: Franklinton. Click here for details.

MOMS: 4th Annual Celebrating You 💕

When: 5/10 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: The Gemma Shop


High of 64F with rain possible in the afternoon.

FESTIVALS: Columbus Margarita Fest 🍹

When: 5/11 from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Where: Columbus Commons

EXPO: Columbus Oddities & Curiosities Expo ☠️

When: 5/11 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: Ohio Expo Center

LGBT: Other Prom 🤵

When: 5/11 from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Where: COSI

BARS: Taco & Tequila Crawl 🌮

When: 5/11 from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: Multiple Locations. Click here for details.

FESTIVAL: Flyover Fest: Jeni’s Splended Book & Record Fair 📚

When: 5/11 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Ace of Cups

SPORTS: Columbus Crew vs. Los Angeles Football Club

When: 5/11 at 7:30
Where: MAPFRE Stadium


When: 5/11 at 8 p.m.
Where: The Schottenstein Center

FAMILY: Healthy Kids Day 🍎

When: 5/11 from 10 a.m. to p.m.
Where: Scioto Audubon Metro Park


High of 61F with showers likely.

CONCERTS: Beethoven’s Ninth 🎻

When: 5/11-5/12
Where: Southern Theatre

THEATRE: Hello! Dolly 🎭

When: 5/9-5/12
Where: Ohio Theatre


When: 5/12 at 6:30
Where: Express Live!

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