Navigator Weekender: The 15 Best Things To Do This Weekend Including Bone Thugs N’ Harmony Live, The African-American Cultural Fest, And Several Gateway Film Premiers

This weekend goes oldskool with classic hip-hop titans, Bone Thugs N’ Harmony, performing live at the Park Street Saloon. Not just that, but other retro ’90s acts like Twista and Genuine are set to play at the Columbus Commons. Looking for something more PG-Rated for the Kids? Not to worry, Gateway has you covered with their Summer Family Film series, not to mention the other marketplace events and festivals that are sure to entertain the whole family this weekend.

Weather

79 F. A 60% chance of rain.
Sunset at 8:55 p.m.

Bone Thugs N’ Harmony

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What: Come see mid 90s rap legends Bone Thugs N’ Harmony perform at Park Street Saloon. Featuring special guests OG Vern, Joey Aich, The Collective, and YFF.
When: Friday, June 2 from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.
Where: Park Street Saloon, 525 Park St, Columbus, Ohio 43215

Old North Arcade’s Two Year!

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What: Old North Arcade is turning two this Friday! Come celebrate starting during happy hour and stay for DJ Darcy as he lays down some vinyl tracks later in the evening.
When: Friday, June 2 from 4 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Where: Old North Arcade, 2591 N High St, Columbus, Ohio 43202

From Book To Film: The Secret Garden (1993)

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What: Come see the 1993 remake of the film as a part of the Summer Family Film Series. Based off of the original novel by Frances Hodgon Burnett.
When: Friday, June 2 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Gateway Film Center, 1550 N High St, Columbus, Ohio 43201

Zassey’s Summer Barn Sale & Vendor Market

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What: Enjoy a weekend of food, shopping, and live music as Zassy’s teams up with Circle S Farms for their annual summer sale. With over 90 vendors to choose from, you’re sure to find something that catches your eye.
When: Friday, June 2 at 5 p.m. to Sunday, June 4 at 5 p.m.
Where:  9015 London-Groveport Rd, Grove City, OH 43123, United States

Rhythm On The River: The Blind Boys Of Alabama & MojoFlo

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What: Grammy Award-winning artists The Blind Boys of Alabama and local music celebs MojoFlo throw down the jams for a fun night of Gospel and Soul tunes.
When: Friday, June 2 from 7:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.
Where: The Scioto Mile, Civic Center Dr, Columbus, Ohio 43215

Weather

79 F. A 60% chance of rain.
Sunset at 8:56 p.m.

African-American Cultural Fest

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What: Celebrate African-American culture in Columbus’ historic King-Lincoln District. The event is brought together by the Columbus Recreation and Parks Department with support from the Department of Neighborhoods.
When: Saturday, June 3 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Where: King-Lincoln District, Columbus, Ohio 43203

MARCH for TRUTH- Ohio (Columbus)

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What: A national peace demonstration focused on demanding truth and transparency from the government.
When: Saturday, June 3 from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Where: Supreme Court of Ohio, 65 S Front St, Columbus, Ohio 43215

Summer 614 at The Commons

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What: Oldskool hip-hop and R&B artists come together in the capital city. Come see the likes of Genuine, Rakim, Twista, and Slick Rick as they perform together at The Columbus Commons.
When: Saturday, June 3 from 3 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Where: Columbus Commons, 160 South High Street, Columbus, Ohio 43215

Tyler Bohm: Technorama

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What: This exhibit by Tyler Bohm intricately bridges together art and technology to make a bold statement about humanity’s future and the direction our innovations are taking us.
When: Saturday, June 3 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: Sean Christopher Gallery Ohio, 815 North High Street, Suites H & N, Columbus, Ohio 43215

Columbus Chicken & Beer Fest

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What: Some of the best craft beers in the city combined with a number of different chicken dishes and live music entertainment make this an event you just can’t miss.
When: Saturday, June 3 from 12 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: Land-Grant Brewing Company, 424 W Town St, Columbus, Ohio 43215

Weather

79 F. A 60% chance of rain.
Sunset at 8:57 p.m.

Cult 101: Mulholland Drive (2001) 4k Restoration- Opening

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What: From the genius that brought us Twin Peaks comes the  2001 “neo-noir” classic Mulholland Drive. This David Lynch original has been restored in 4k for its anniversary and debuts at Gateway Film Center.
When: Sunday, June 4 from 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Where: Gateway Film Center, 1550 N High St, Columbus, Ohio 43201

Sigur Ros In Columbus

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What: The Icelandic post-rock band will be performing as a trio, without the normal accompaniment of string and brass auxiliary musicians.
When: Sunday, June 4 from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Where: Palace Theatre, 34 W Broad St, Columbus, Ohio 43215

Jeni’s Strawberry Jam

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What: A picnic style celebration of Ohio’s strawberry season. With cold fried chicken from Hot Chicken Takeover, salads and biscuits from Little Eater, and of course Roasted Strawberry Buttermilk ice cream from Jeni’s.
When: Saturday, June 4 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Where: North Market, 59 Spruce St, Columbus, Ohio 43215

Roots of Creation CD Release Show

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What: This self-styled “reggae/rock/dubtronica” band come to the capital city to perform their unique brand of music, blended with “conscious laden lyrics”. Opening acts are Elementree Levity Project and Rockstead.
When: Sunday, June 4 doors open at 6 p.m.
Where: The Basement, 391 Neil Ave, Columbus, Ohio 43215

Vintage Vinyl Negroni Party

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What: Enjoy classic cocktails and light snacks at this 1920s themed cocktail social.
When: Sunday, June 4 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Where: Le Meridien Columbus, The Joseph, 620 N High St, Columbus, Ohio 43215

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