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Mega Weekend – Nightlife returns, Drive-Ins, Crew, and More

Anne Evans Anne Evans Mega Weekend – Nightlife returns, Drive-Ins, Crew, and More

Welcome to the weekend! We help you find fun things to do for your weekend. Some places are opening up again, but still, practice social distancing, wear masks and be safe out there. If you are a server, CU is collecting anonymous input for a survey on gauging safety, deadline is Friday. Enjoy your weekend. CIVICS – Take Part […]

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Mega Weekend – Independence Day, Four Peel Fest, Fair Food & More

Anne Evans Anne Evans Mega Weekend – Independence Day, Four Peel Fest, Fair Food & More

Welcome to the weekend. Things are a different for this Independence Day for things to do. Tune into NBC4 for a televised version of Red, White & Boom, July 1 through July 4. The Columbus Museum of Art has reopened. Enjoy your weekend, continue to wear a mask, and be safe! BLACK LIVES MATTER –Black Lives Matter March […]

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Columbus City Schools Releases Plan for Reopening Schools

Anne Evans Anne Evans Columbus City Schools Releases Plan for Reopening Schools

What is school going to look like this Fall as the district plans for reopening schools? Columbus City School Board Members, and the nearly 1,000 people who tuned in to the Facebook Live of the board meeting on Tuesday night, got a glimpse of what returning to school for the 2020/2021 school year is going […]

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Mega Weekend: Brunch, Virtual ComFest, Live Music & More

Anne Evans Anne Evans Mega Weekend: Brunch, Virtual ComFest, Live Music & More

Welcome to the weekend. Things are starting to open back up and new restaurants are opening, Harvest in the Brewery District opened for takeout this week. Discover a black owned business to support through new app Minding My Black-Owned Business. Congrats to all of the graduates of Columbus City Schools! Enjoy your weekend, continue to wear a mask, […]

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Photo Tour: The Asian Influence of Schnormeier Gardens

Anne Evans Anne Evans Photo Tour: The Asian Influence of Schnormeier Gardens

Nestled in the rolling hills of central Ohio, Schnormeier Gardens offers a landscape perfect for strolling on a beautiful summer day. An easy hour drive from Columbus, Schnormeier Gardens are privately owned by Ted and Ann Schnormeier and are open for public viewing most weekends in June. The last open house for 2020 is this […]

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Mega Weekend – Juneteenth, Pride, Summer Solstice & More

Anne Evans Anne Evans Mega Weekend – Juneteenth, Pride, Summer Solstice & More

Welcome to the weekend. Christopher Columbus statues are coming down, but the needs for equality press on. Participate in marches and events this weekend to celebrate Juneteenth, Pride, and the Summer Solstice. Enjoy your weekend, continue to wear a mask, and be safe! MARCHES & JUNETEENTH -Watch Unchained: Healing Racial Trauma-Tune in to Columbus Science Pub: Wellness During Academic […]

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Columbus Bakers Join Bakers Against Racism Bake Sale

Anne Evans Anne Evans Columbus Bakers Join Bakers Against Racism Bake Sale

When there are causes that need funding, many turn to baking to raise the dough. Earlier this month, Washington, D.C. based pastry chef Paola Velez put out a call on her Instagram, asking bakers to participate in a worldwide virtual bake sale to raise money to support radical change against systemic and structural racism. To […]

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URBAN LIVING TOUR 2020

This year’s Urban Living Tour event has been postponed due to COVID-19, but will be returning later this summer!

CLICK HERE to sign up to be notified when tickets go on sale!