The snow is starting to melt uncovering nature’s gems, an array of beautiful flowers. Spring is in the air and with it comes some terrific events. Celebrate the new season with a month of amazing things to do in Central Ohio!
Ohio Vintage Fest
When: March 12, 12-6 pm
Where: Ohio Expo Center (Rhodes Hall), Columbus
What: Spend your Saturday finding the perfect vintage pieces for friends, family, or yourself! With over 70 vendors you won’t be leaving empty handed!
Arnold Sports Festival
When: March 3-6
Where: Greater Columbus Convention Center, Columbus
What: Enjoy this long weekend of iconic body-builder events. From bodybuilding, to strength sports, to combat and more the Arnold Sports Festival is one of Columbus’ biggest annual festivals that is a must-see.
Dublin St. Patrick’s Day Parade
When: March 12, 11 am-12:15 pm
Where: Historic Downtown, Dublin
What: Join The City of Dublin in “The Greenest, Grandest Parade” celebrating St. Patrick’s Day! There will be a display of approximately 100 units in this incredible annual parade! Plus enjoy extended DORA hours in Downtown Dublin from Noon-10 pm!
Columbus Brew Festival
When: March 12, 8-11 pm
Where: COSI, Columbus
What: With over 150 beers and 50 breweries, this is a night-out that you won’t want to miss out on! Please note this event is strictly for individuals that are 21 and over. Designated driver tickets can be bought for $20 cash at the door.
Sips & Succulents : Planter Workshop
When: March 14, 6:30-8:30 pm
Where: BrewDog, New Albany
What: Sip and plant the night away at BrewDog with local expert and owner of Petals that Inspire, Amanda. Plus enjoy 15% food, beverage, and merchandise during the entirety of the class.
UFC Fight Night
When: March 26, 7 pm
Where: Nationwide Arena, Columbus
What: Are you a thrill seeker? Someone who loves to be on the edge of their seats? Then this event might be perfect for you! Watch over 10 fights with top heavyweight contenders (#4) Curtis Blaydes v. (#7) Chris Daukaus.
Maple Tapping Festival
When: March 12
Where: Hocking Hills, Lancaster
What: Tap into this annual free festival for good times and great tastes! Plus enjoy a warm breakfast at this festival for only $5!
The Columbus Toy & Game Show
When: March 20, 8 am-4 pm
Where: Ohio Expo Center (Lausche Building), Columbus
What: Buy, sell, and trade toys, games, collectables and more at this awesome event. With guest celebrities Daniel Logan and Dickey Beer, free arcade games, and video game tournaments this is a great event for mom, dad, and the kiddos! Plus kids 10 and under get in for free!
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