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Navigator Weekender : The 15 Best Things To Do This Weekend, Including Craft Beer Week, DinoFest, and Concerts

There is so much going on in the city this weekend, from Columbus Craft Beer Week festivities, a dinosaur convention, and concerts. We’ve rounded up the 15 Best things to spend your time doing!

Weather

High of 60. 20% chance of rain. Cloudy.
Sunset: 8:37 p.m.

Columbus Craft Beer Week Kickoff Party at Combustion Brewery

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What: Beer lovers rejoyce! Columbus Craft Beer Week has returned. The festivities will run from May 12 until May 20. The Kickoff Party is taking place in Pickertington’s newest craft brewey Combustion Brewey & Taproom. For more information and other Columbus Craft Beer Week events click here.
When: May 12 at noon
Where: Combustion Brewery & Taproom, 80 W. Church St., Pickerington, Ohio 43147
Columbus Craft Beer Week Kickoff Party at Combustion Brewery

Casablanca (1942) 75th Anniversary 4K restoration

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What: Enjoy the 1942 classic Casablanca, restored beautifully for its 75th aniversary. The performances of Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman are amazing as ever. And hey, here’s looking at you, kid.
When: May 12 at 2 p.m.
Where: Gateway Film Center, 1550 N High St, Columbus, Ohio 43201
Casablanca (1942) 75th Anniversary 4K restoration

East Meets West Festival

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What: The Columbus Symphony presents on a beautiful multimedia program. The performance will Vocals will be provided by an opera singer from China.
When: May 12 and May 13
Where: Columbus Symphony, 55 E State St, Columbus, Ohio 43215
East Meets West Festival

Wine Your Art Out: Springtime in Paris


What: Paint beautiful scenes inspired by the city of love, all with a glass of wine in hand. Unleash your inner artist. By the end of the night you’ll be so excited to hang your artwork in your home.
When: May 12 at 7 p.m.
Where: Art With Anna, 420 N Cassady Ave, Columbus, Ohio 43209
Wine Your Art Out: Springtime in Paris

The Total Package Tour: NKOTB with Paula Abdul And Boyz II Men


What: Talk about throwback! New Kids on the Block, Paula Abdul, and Boyz II Men are performing at the Schott’. Get tickets to the show here on Ticketmaster.
When: May 12 at 7:30 p.m.
Where: The Schottenstein Center, 555 Borror Dr, Columbus, Ohio 43210
The Total Package Tour: NKOTB with Paula Abdul And Boyz II Men

Weather

High of 68. 10% chance of rain. Partly cloudy.
Sunset: 8:38 p.m.

NBC4 Shred-it Day

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What: Do you have boxes upon boxes of old paperwork cluttering your house? Maybe it’s time to get rid of it. NBC4 is hosting the paper shredding event for the 14th year. It might not be the most glamorous thing to do, but if it means getting rid of your sensitive documents in a safe way, it’s worth the time.
When: May 13 at 8 a.m.
Where: Ohio Expo Center & State Fair, 717 E 17th Ave, Columbus, Ohio 43211
NBC4 Shred-it Day

1st Annual Circleville Bike Show and “Poker Walk”

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What: The first ever motorcycle in Circleville, Ohio, this event will close down Franklin Street and Scioto Street for the bikes. Enjoy food trucks, live music, and fun activities for kids.
When: May 13 at 10 a.m.
Where: Downtown Circleville, Ohio 43113
1st Annual Circleville Bike Show and “Poker Walk”

Columbus DinoFest

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What: DINOSAURS EVERYWHERE! Enjoy this prehistoric family event full of fun, dino-themed activities for kids of all ages.
When: May 13 at 11 a.m.
Where: Franklin County Fair, 4100 Columbia St, Hilliard, Ohio 43026
Columbus DinoFest

Grand Re-Opening – Thai rolled ice cream at Simply Rolled

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What: Reopening with more ice cream making power, Simply Rolled is back to business! They will introduce some new flavors to the mix, too!
When: May 13 at noon
Where: Simply Rolled Ice Cream, 970 N High St, Columbus, Ohio 43201
Grand Re-Opening – Thai rolled ice cream at Simply Rolled

North Market Apron Gala

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What: The best food party in town is celebrating 21 years of bring amazing goods to the people of Columbus. The event raises money to keep the North Market up-to-date on maintenance and keeping the icon opperating. Tickets here.
When: May 13 at 7 p.m.
Where: North Market, 59 Spruce St, Columbus, Ohio 43215
North Market Apron Gala

Weather

High of 72. 20% chance of rain. Partly cloudy.
Sunset: 8:39 p.m.

Columbus Family Mother’s Day 5K Run/Walk

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What: Show your mom you care by running your heart out at Mount Carmel Health’s Mother’s day race.
When: May 14 at 8 a.m.
Where: 1239 Lamplighter Drive, Grove City, Ohio 43123
Columbus Family Mother’s Day 5K Run/Walk

Mother’s Day Brunch

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What: Make reservations for the Mother’s Day Brunch Buffett by calling 614-885-2600. Want to grab bruch somewhere else? Here are some other ideas.
When: May 14 at 10 a.m.
Where: The Worthington Inn, 649 High St, Worthington, Ohio 43085
Mother’s Day Brunch

Mom’s Skate for Free!

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What: Moms bring your kids to skate and get in for free! Skate rental is $4.
When: May 14 at 4 p.m.
Where: Skate Zone 71, 4900 Evanswood Dr, Columbus, Ohio 43229
Mom’s Skate for Free!

David & Vadim

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What: Visit Columbus’ beautiful Southern Theathre to see Vadim Gluzman perform on the violin and Paul Neubauer on the viola. The duo will be conducted by David Danzmayr. It’s the perfect concert to take your mother for Mother’s Day if she’s a fan of classical music.
When: May 14 at 7 p.m.
Where: Southern Theatre, 21 E. Main St., Columbus, Ohio 43215
David & Vadim

RHCP at The Schottenstein Center

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What: The Red Hot Chili Peppers make a stop in Columbus on their tour promoting their new album “The Getaway.” Listen to the new tunes here on Spotify. Get tickets to the show here on Ticketmaster.
When: May 14 at 7 p.m.
Where: The Schottenstein Center, 555 Borror Dr, Columbus, Ohio 43210
RHCP at The Schottenstein Center

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