Navigator Weekender: The 15 Best Things To Do This Weekend Including Wizards & Wands, Halloween Bar Crawl, And TEDx King Lincoln

It’s Halloweekend! Are you ready to celebrate? I’m sure you have a fabulous costume.

I’m going as a pumpkin, I know, classic. What are your Halloween plans? Still looking? Here are 15 awesome things happening around town this weekend.


Cloudy with a high of 62F.

HOLIDAY: Haunted Statehouse Tours 👻

When: 10/25 & 10/26
Where: Ohio Statehouse

THEATRE: Mean Girls 🎭

When: 10/24-10/27
Where: Ohio Theatre

FAMILY: Wizards & Wands Festival 🧙

When: 10/25 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: Westerville Public Library

MUSIC: ProMusica and The Chamber of Secrets 🎻

When: 10/25 at 6 p.m.
Where: Refectory Restaurant

COMMUNITY: TEDx King Lincoln Bronzeville 🎤

When: 10/25 from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: Lincoln Theatre


Rain likely with a high of 59F.

HOLIDAY: Halloween Bar Crawl 🍺

When: 10/26 from 3 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Where: Various locations, click for details

SPORTS: Ohio State Buckeyes vs. Wisconsin Badgers 🏈

When: 10/26 at 12 p.m.
Where: Ohio Stadium

FAMILY: Kids Skate Free 🎉

When: 10/26 at 10 a.m.
Where: Skate Zone 71

HOLIDAY: Pumpkin Nights at the Conservatory 🎃

When: 10/24-10/27
Where: Franklin Park Conservatory

THEATRE: The Rocky Horror Show 🎭

When: 10/24-10/27
Where: Short North Stage


A high of 64F with morning showers.

HOLIDAY: Nightmares Film Festival 🎥

When: 10/24-10/27
Where: Gateway Film Center

THEATRE: West Side Story 🎭

When: 10/24-10/27
Where: Short North Stage

HOLIDAY: German Village Pet Parade 🐶

When: 10/27 at 2 p.m.
Where: Schiller Park

HOLIDAY: Paint Your Pumpkin 🎃

When: 10/27 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Short North Julep

RACES: Columbus Donut Run 🍩

When: 10/27 from 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Where: Genoa Park

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