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6 Fun Things to do in Central Ohio in August

It’s August in Central Ohio which means even more fun outdoor activities including
festivals, sports, fairs, and so much more!

Ohio State Fair July 27 – August 7

The Ohio State Fair is the event of the year! Enjoy the exotic animals in the free petting zoo, helicopter rides, horse shows, fun games, fair rides, amazing food, and much more! Find tickets HERE!

Taft’s Brewpourium Columbus Trivia Night

Every Thursday from 7:00 – 9:00 PM you can attend the Taft’s Brewpourium Columbus trivia night! This funky 80’s/90’s themed hotspot has a commitment to authentic recipes, big, bold flavors and hand-crafted beer, all making it an event you want to check out! Learn more HERE!

Stop by the Worthington Farmers Market

646 North High Street, Worthington, OH 43085

Saturdays, May 2022 – October 2022

8 AM-12 PM Rain or Shine

This year marks the 35th season of the Worthington Farmers Market! Their goal is to provide a quality of experience unmatched by other markets, celebrating all things local food with nearly 80 farmers and food producers!

Check Out a Columbus Crew Game

The Columbus Crew are a staple for soccer fans in Central Ohio and they have just opened a brand new stadium near the Arena District in Downtown Columbus! Enjoy a game, stadium food, and a view of the city. Find tickets HERE!

Festival Latino

Festival Latino is a free, family-friendly event that offers Ohio-based Latino music, dancing, cultural arts workshops for children and adults, Latin-American cuisine, and more.

Park of Roses Summer Concerts

Located at the Clintonville’s Whetstone Park of Roses’ gazebo every Sunday from 7:00 – 8:00 PM till September 4th, concerts will take place. The Civitan Club of North Columbus, along with the City of Columbus and local sponsors, have been providing opportunities for local musical groups to showcase their talent in the park for over 60 years! Talent ranges from the Brass Band of Columbus to the All Ohio State Fair Band to The Columbus Choir Sweet Adelines and The Clintonville Community Choir. Bring a lawn chair or a blanket and enjoy the show!  

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