Navigator Weekly Planner: The 16 Best Things To Do This Week Including Kyle Gass Company, Holiday Hoopla, And The Better Black Friday

Happy Monday, Columbus. What are you waiting for? Time to get planning!

Monday, November 25

Kyle Gass Company

The Basement | 7 p.m. | $14
The Basement is hosting rock band Kyle Gass Company this Monday at 7 p.m. Tickets are $12 in advance and $14 at the door.

Columbus Blue Jackets vs. The Ottawa Senators

Nationwide Arena | 7 p.m. | Start at $17
Help with Nationwide Arena this Monday as the Blue Jackets take on the Ottawa Senators.

SIP Movie Night – Christmas Vacation

Somewhere in Particular Brewing | 7 p.m. | Free
Enjoy SIP Movie Night at the Henderson House next to the taproom. They have a full, newly renovated bar, the full SIP Menu available, and free popcorn!

Tuesday, November 26

The Pool at Conservatory Aglow

Franklin Park Conservatory | 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. | $19
Light artist and sculptor Jen Lewin conceived ‘The Pool’ as a huge puddle of light that would invite viewers to jump in. The concentric circles of 100 glowing computerized pads light up when you step on them. This art piece will only be here for one month! Make sure to check it out as part of the Conservatory’s light exhibition.

Five Finger Death Punch

Nationwide Arena | 6:30 p.m. | Start at $20
La Vegas heavy metal band Five Finger Death Punch will take the stage at Nationwide Arena this Tuesday. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

Taco Tuesday

Elevator Brewing Company | 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. | Free
It’s Taco Tuesday at Elevator Brewing Company! Chicos Taco Truck is bringing their homemade corn tortillas to the Fourth Street Taproom to give out a free taco with every drink purchase.

Wednesday, November 27

Why did I get married comedy show with TK Kirkland

Columbus Funny Bone | 7:30 p.m. | $30
TK Kirkland has been a popular urban comic starting from his tours with late rapper Eazy E. TK now has new material about his very recent, very brief marriage. This is sure to be an evening of non-stop laughs.

Columbus Blue Jackets vs. Philadelphia Flyers

Nationwide Arena | 7 p.m. | Start at $23
Our beloved Blue Jackets take on the Philadelphia Flyers this Wednesday for their second of three home games this week.

Chocolate Milk Stout Release Pre-Turkey Day Party

Kindred | 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. | Free
Head to Kindred with all the people you’re thankful for! They’re releasing their new chocolate milk stout this Wednesday. The food truck is Wrapworthy from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Chihuly: Celebrating Nature

Franklin Park Conservatory | 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. | $19
Nature and art come together at Chihuly: Celebrating Nature presented by Nationwide and the Davis Foundation at Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens. Enjoy the beautiful wart that fills Franklin Park Conservatory.

Thursday, November 28

Name That Tune – Gobble Gobble Edition!

The Shrunken Head | 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. |
The Shrunken Head is hosting Thanksgiving Name That Tune bar trivia! Win some prizes, drink some beers, and name that tune!

BYOB Holiday Trolley Lights Tour

| Multiple times | $65
Short North Trolley Co. presents the second Annual BYOB Holiday Trolley Lights Tour! Bring your own beverages on the vintage Trolley of Columbus lights and landmarks.

Wildlights

Columbus Zoo and Aquarium | 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. | $14
The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium has opened their yearly Wildlights display again this year! Powered by AEP, the beautiful light display is not to be missed.

Friday, November 29

Holiday Hoopla

Shadowbox Live | 7:30 p.m. | $30
Holiday Hoopla is back! This show mixes sketch comedy with seasonal music. Holiday Hoopla has been entertaining audiences for a quarter of a century and has become a Columbus holiday tradition.

Columbus Blue Jackets vs. Pittsburg Penguins

Nationwide Arena | 7 p.m. | Start at $50
The Blue Jackets hit the ice with the Pittsburgh Penguins this Friday at 7 p.m.

The Better Black Friday

Columbus Brewing Company | 11 a.m. to 12 a.m. |
Head to Columbus Brewing Co. for a new type of Black Friday. There will be lots of merch discounts and two new beers. Happy hour is from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Always Eat Breakfast food truck will be there from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Blu Olive food truck from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.