Navigator Weekender: The 13 Best Things To Do This Weekend Including Sonic Temple, Columbus Taco Fest, And Dragon Boat Race

Hey Columbus, happy weekend! There were a lot of ups and downs this week so I’m really ready to relax this weekend, or maybe go out and explore. Either way, there’s definitely something to do this weekend! Here are 13 things happening around town.


High of 81F with thunderstorms possible in the afternoon.

FESTIVALS: Sonic Temple ๐ŸŽธ

When: 5/17-5/19
Where: MAPFRE Stadium

FOOD: Food Truck Friday ๐Ÿšš

When: 5/17 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Where: Easton Town Center

YOGA: Paddle Board Yoga ๐Ÿง˜

When: 5/17 from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Where: Worthington Pools


High of 85F and partly cloudy.

FESTIVALS: Columbus Taco Fest ๐ŸŒฎ

When: 5/18 from 12 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: Genoa Park

SPORTS: Columbus Destroyers Inaugural Home Opener ๐Ÿˆ

When: 5/18 at 7 p.m.
Where: Nationwide Arena

RACES: Race for the Cure ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ

When: 5/18 Expo at 7 a.m. Race at 8:45 a.m.
Where: Downtown Columbus

SHOPPING: Village Valuables ๐Ÿ›๏ธ

When: 5/18 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: German Village Society

FUNDRAISER: Wine Tasting at Short North Stage ๐Ÿท

When: 5/18 at 7 p.m.
Where: Short North Stage

FOOD: North Market Apron Gala ๐Ÿฝ๏ธ

When: 5/18 from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Where: North Market

DRINK: Six One Pour Ohio Craft Beer Fest ๐Ÿบ

When: 5/18 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: COSI


High of 85F and cloudy.

ARTS: Delaware Arts Festival ๐ŸŽจ

When: 5/18-19
Where: Winter St. and Sandusky St. Delaware

FESTIVALS: Asian Festival Dragon Boat Race ๐Ÿ‰

When: 5/19 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Westbank Park

CONCERTS: National Geographic Symphony for our World ๐ŸŽป

When: 5/19 at 5 p.m.
Where: Ohio Theatre