Lots of activities happening in Central Ohio this month for kids, adults, and even the family dog!
Columbus Blue Jackets Winter Park
When: Now-February 21, 2016
Where: McPherson Commons, across from Nationwide Arena
Since it was such a hit during last year’s NHL All-Star Game festivities, the team brought it back! Cost, including skate rental, is only $5!
When: February 14, 2016
Where: Star Lanes, Polaris
Bowling and dinner at Star Lanes Polaris! Seating times at 6:00 & 8:00 p.m. Includes 3 course dinner for 2, bowling, and 1 hour unlimited game cards. Call (614)468-4830 for reservations and complete details.
Columbus Zoo & Aquarium
When: February 15, 2016 from 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Where: Columbus Zoo & Aquarium
FREE ADMISSION! On President’s Day, admission will be FREE for everyone! Plenty of indoor attractions if it is cold outside! $8.00 parking fee.
Home & Garden Show
When: February 20-28, 2016
Where: Ohio Expo Center, 717 East 17th Avenue, Columbus
The show will feature 250,000 square feet of home and garden ideas! More than 350 area craftsmen, experts, and professionals will be on hand to cover every area of the home (inside and out!). Explore emerging trends in homes and gardens, plus an opportunity to talk with the craftsmen and experts who know how to bring ideas to life.
Howl at the Moon
When: February 21, 2016 at 6:30 p.m.
Where: Highbanks Metro Park, 3466 Columbus Pike, Lewis Center
Enjoy a 3.5-mile hike with your dog at Highbanks Metro Park. Meet at the Nature Center.
For Kids: Intro to Nature Photography
When: February 27, 2016 from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Where: Homestead Park, 4675 Cosgray Road, Hilliard
Enjoy a 30-minute presentation indoors learning some basic photography tricks from a naturalist and a professional photographer. Then go outside for a 1-mile hike and take your own photos. Please bring your camera, smart phone, or tablet. Be prepared to be outside for 45+ minutes. Ages 8-16. Registration limited to 30 kids.
Night at the Museum
When: February 27, 2016 from 7:00-9:00 p.m.
Where: Ohio History Center, 800 East 17th Avenue, Columbus
Here’s your chance to experience the Ohio History Center museum after hours and see whether the exhibits really do come to life! A fun family event!
Note: The information here was correct at time of publishing, but weather and other issues can impact even the best laid plans. Call the venue directly or visit the links provided for up-to-date information before you make your plans!