Green beer, scavenger hunts, museum tours, EGGstreme fun, and more to keep you busy as the weather warms up!
Ohio Deer & Turkey Expo
When: March 16-18
Where: The Bricker Building, Ohio Expo Center (State Fairgrounds), 717 E. 17th Ave, Columbus, OH
It’s that time of the year again! The expo features a variety of hunting exhibitors, activities for hunters of all ages, seminars, and so much more. Order your tickets now and skip the lines!
8th Annual St. Patrick’s Pub Crawl!
When: March 17 at 12:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Where: Begins at Brothers on Park St. & will continue throughout the Arena District
For $25 (online) or $30 (at the door) you can join the biggest and best St. Patrick’s Day Pub Crawl in Columbus! Tickets include: T-Shirt, Koozie, drink/food specials/giveaways, and FREE cover charges!
48th Annual Westerville Model Aeronautics Show and Swap Meet
When: March 17 from 8:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Where: Northland Performing Arts Center, 4411 Tamarack Blvd, Columbus
This show features a static model competition, a giant swap shop area, a giant raffle as well as door prizes and hourly raffles. Fun for the whole family!
Spring Scavenger Hunt
When: March 20 and 23 from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Where: Homestead Park, 4675 Cosgray Road, Hilliard
Stop by the nature center to pick up your scavenger hunt. Find signs of animals getting ready for spring. No reservations needed.
When: March 23 at 6:00 p.m.
Where: McCord Park, 333 E. Wilson Bridge Road, Worthington
Worthington Community Center’s annual egg hunt! Allow time to park and walk to the park, as children will hunt for candy and toy filled eggs at 6:00 p.m. sharp! Egg hunt areas will be divided by the following ages: 2 yeas and under, 3-4 years, 5-6 years, and 7-10 years.
A Night at Heritage Hall
When: March 23 and 24 at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Heritage Hall, 169 East Church Street, Marion
Hosted by the Marion County Historical Society, enjoy a fun-filled evening of self-guided flashlight tours throughout the museum, a historic 1910 Federal Post Office.
Junk Bash Vintage Market
When: March 24 from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. and March 25 from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Where: Ohio Expo Center, Lausche Building, 717 E 17th Avenue, Columbus
Calling all artists and junkers! If you love everything rusty, dusty, handmade, repurposed, vintage or just plain awesome, this event is for you!
Old Hilliard Bunny Hop
When: March 24 from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Where: Old Hilliard – Main Street
Join in on the fun as businesses pass out candy, host activities and entertainment along Main Street in Old Hilliard. Pick up scavenger hunt cards at one of the three welcome booths for a chance to win prizes.
National Take a Walk in the Park Day
When: March 30 from 7:00-8:00 p.m.
Where: Blendon Woods, 4265 E. Dublin-Granville Road, Westerville
If you’re looking for an excuse to get outside, go exploring at one of the numerous parks and natural areas in the metro area. At Blendon Woods, you can walk 1.5 miles with a park naturalist.
Eggs, Paws and Claws
When: March 30 and 31
Where: The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
EGGstreme fun at this two-day event! Photos with the bunny, books and bunnies storytime, aqua-bunny, egg hunt for the animals, and more.
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!