Navigator Weekender: The 16 Best Things To Do This Weekend Including A Christmas Carol, Hungry Turkey 5k, And Avante-Garde Art Show

Happy Thanksgiving! Whether you’re celebrating or just enjoying a day off, here are a few great ways to spend your time this weekend.

Eat an extra piece of pie for me, Columbus!


Cloudy with a high of 45F.

SPORTS: Columbus Blue Jackets vs. Pittsburgh Penguins πŸ’

When: 11/29 at 7 p.m.
Where: Nationwide Arena

HOLIDAY: A Christmas Carol 🎭

When: 11/29-12/1
Where: Ohio Theatre

THEATRE: Saturday Night Fever 🎭

When: 11/29 at 8 p.m.
Where: Garden Theatre

COMEDY: NovAmber πŸ˜‚

When: 11/29 at 8 p.m.
Where: Shadowbox Live

ARTS: Turkey Trail Challenge πŸ¦ƒ

When: 11/29 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: The Dawes Arboretum


Rain likely with a high of 49F.

HOLIDAY: Holiday Hoopla 🎭

When: 11/29-11/30 at 7:30 p.m. and 10:30 p.m.
Where: Shadowbox Live

SHOPPING: Scott Antique Markets πŸ›οΈ

When: 11/30 at 9 a.m. and 12/1 at 10 a.m.
Where: Ohio Expo Center

HOLIDAY: Columbus Hungry Turkey 5k/10k πŸƒβ€β™€οΈ

When: 11/30 at 8:45 a.m.
Where: Genoa Park

SPORTS: Ohio State Mens Hockey vs. Michican State πŸ’

When: 11/30 at 5 p.m.
Where: The Schottenstein Center

HOLIDAY: The Polar Bear Express 🍺

When: 11/20 at 5 p.m.
Where: Pedal Wagon Columbus

HOLIDAY: Wildights πŸŽ„

When: 11/29-1/5 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: Columbus Zoo and Aquarium


Rain likely with a high of 49F.

HOLIDAY: Disney Junior Holiday Party πŸŽ„

When: 12/1 at 3 p.m.
Where: Palace Theatre

HOLIDAY: Holidayville πŸ›οΈ

When: 12/1 from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Clintonville

HOLIDAY: Holiday Bazaar & Tree Lighting πŸ›οΈ

When: 12/1 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: Short North

ARTS: Avante Garde Art & Craft Show 🎨

When: 12/1 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Makoy Event Centre