Central Ohio Calendar of Events – May 2017

Central Ohio has so much to offer to residents and visitors alike this month. Whether you’re looking for an adventurous way to do something new, or an annual spring event, you won’t be disappointed! Here are some events near you that you can take advantage of this month.

 

Columbus Clippers Vs. Indianapolis Indians

When: Friday, May 5th – Sunday, May 7th

Where: Huntington Park [330 Huntington Park Lane, Columbus, OH 43215]

What: Come cheer on the Columbus Clippers, Triple-A affiliate of the Cleveland Indians and enjoy breathtaking views of Huntington Park, one of the best ballparks in America.

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New Kids On The Block w/ Paula Abdul & Boyz II Men

When: Friday, May 12th [7:30PM]

Where: Value City Arena [555 Borror Drive, Columbus, Ohio 43210]

Admission: $29.95-$199.95

What: NEW KIDS ON THE BLOCK announced their 2017 headlining tour alongside Grammy Award-winning tourmates PAULA ABDUL and BOYZ II MEN. A follow-up to 2013’s successful Package Tour, the aptly titled TOTAL PACKAGE TOUR is the group’s biggest lineup yet. Paula Abdul makes her momentous return to the stage for a hit-fueled set that includes an incredible 7 number-one hit singles, while Package Tour alums Boyz II Men will deliver their trademark, multiplatinum-selling sound.

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Red Hot Chili Peppers

When: Sunday, May 14th [8PM]

Where: Value City Arena [555 Borror Drive, Columbus, Ohio 43210]

Admission: $49.00-$99.00

What: Red Hot Chili Peppers have announced additional spring dates on their 2017 North American Tour in support of their 11th studio album, the worldwide No. 1 The Getaway, including a stop at The Schottenstein Center on May 14, 2017. The Getaway debuted at #1 on the Billboard Album Sales Chart and at #2 on the Billboard Top 200 upon its release in June. The Getaway marks the Grammy Award-winning band’s seventh top 10 album and third #2 on the Top 200 Chart.

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Columbus Craft Beer Week

When: May 12th – May 20th

Where: All Over Columbus!

What: Columbus Craft Beer Week showcases the talented breweries, beer bars and restaurants of Columbus through nine days of beer-centric events at venues all across the city. The week’s events include everything from food and beer pairings, beer dinners, limited edition or specialty beer releases, tap takeovers, meet the brewer opportunities, and educational sessions on topics from beer styles to home-brewing.

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CCAD Fashion Show

When: Friday, May 12th [5PM-10PM]

Where: Columbus College of Art & Design [60 Cleveland Ave, Columbus, OH 43215]

What: Join Columbus College of Art & Design for the hottest runway ticket in town. See and be seen as top student designers at CCAD showcase their latest looks in this annual fashion show. For more information and for tickets, visit ccad.edu/fashion-show.

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Cirque Du Soleil Presents Ovo

When: May 17th – May 21st

Where: Schottenstein Center [555 Borror Drive, Columbus, OH 43210]

Admission: $44-$150

What: OVO is a headlong rush into a colorful ecosystem teeming with life, where insects work, eat, play, fight and look for love in a non-stop riot of energy and movement. Their world of biodiversity and beauty is filled with action and moments of quiet emotion. OVO is overflowing with contrasts. The hidden, secret world at our feet is revealed as tender and torrid, noisy and quiet, peaceful and chaotic. And as the sun rises on a bright new day the vibrant cycle of insect life begins anew.

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Rock On The Range

When: May 19th – May 21st

Where: MAPFRE Stadium [1 Black and Gold Blvd, Columbus, OH 43211]

What: The nation’s biggest and most-acclaimed, active three-day rock festival will be held May 19-21 at MAPFRE Stadium.

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Asian Festival

When: May 27th & May 28th [Saturday 10AM-8PM | Sunday 10AM-6PM]

Where: Franklin Park Conservatory [1777 E Broad Street, Columbus, OH 43203]

What: Columbus’ significant Asian heritage is on display at the beautifully manicured Franklin Park every Memorial Day weekend. With food, dance, sports and music from across Asia, this festival is a great way to kick off summer.

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The Memorial Tournament

When: May 29th – June 4th [Monday-Sunday 7AM-6PM]

Where: [5750 Memorial Drive, Dublin, OH 43017]

Admission: $35-$290

What: The Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide is a premier event on the PGA TOUR held annually at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio, a suburb of Columbus. The Tournament, founded and hosted by Jack Nicklaus, is conducted each year with three goals in mind: to honor those who have distinguished themselves in the game of golf; to showcase the world’s best golfers competing on one of the most challenging venues in the world for the enjoyment of spectators; and to benefit many greater Columbus charities in alliance with the Nicklaus Children’s Healthcare Foundation, Nationwide Children’s Hospital and numerous other local organizations.

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For a full list of things to do in Central Ohio this May visit the Experience Columbus website!

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