Columbus Mega Summer Weekend 2011 – Vol. 8
What will you be doing this hot and steamy weekend? Tonight is the Grand Opening of the Scioto Mile. The opening fountain show starts at 6pm and the evening show is at 9:45pm. Milestone 229 will also be open. After checking out the new park, stroll on over to Columbus Commons for Downtown Live. The Heritage Concert Series at the King Arts Complex kicks off tonight. Or check out Justin Golak’s Live Late Night Talk Show at 10pm at Kafe Kerouac. Friday night, it’s Fright Nite with Fritz the Night Owl at CAPA’s Summer Movies. He’ll be showing Frankenstein movies. Enjoy great food and Ohio Wines Friday through Sunday at The North Market Food and Ohio Wine Festival. Hang out at Confluence Park with a gorgeous view of downtown on Friday night at COVE. Kick off Harry Potter week with a show by Harry & The Potters. The Gateway Film Center’s Week of Harry Potter starts Friday. Cool off with some treats at the Grand Opening of Vienna Ice Café on Saturday. Take a Bike Ride Tour of the Taco Trucks. Visit the Cultural Arts Center for Picnic with the Pots. The Columbus Music Co-op’s Parking Lot Blowout is on Saturday. You can also see The Room at The Drexel. Enjoy good music and friends at start of the Goodale Park Music Series on Sunday. Happy Chichester is playing. Or you can go admire beautiful homes and gardens in Olde Towne East & Franklin Park, Hungarian Village or Merion Village. The Green Lawn Abbey is hosting the Great Gatsby Lawn Party on Sunday as well. Have a wonderful weekend!