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Here’s a rundown of fun things to do this weekend. CU film critics Hope Madden & George Wolf are making a movie! Here’s how you can help. Pick up your Columbus Makes Art Passport and get on your way to getting prizes! Enjoy your weekend!

Music & Food Festivals

934 Fest is this weekend!

Hot Times Community Arts & Music Festival is rolling into Olde Towne East at a new location on Douglass.
There’s a Hot Air Balloon event in nearby Champaign County.
Columbus Oktoberfest is happening all weekend at the State Fairgrounds.
Check out the Columbus Egyptian Festival.
934 Fest is this weekend!
Learn beekeeping and more at Lithopolis Honeyfest.
The Columbus Barrel and Bottle Fest is happening.
Hot Licks Blues Festival is happening in Granville.

Fun Things To Do

OSU takes on Oregon on Saturday, September 11. Go Bucks!

Go to the Comedy Compound.
Friendship Flea is back at Franklinton Fridays.
Swap some records at Secret Studio and hear some comedy at 400 Square.
HEBDO has the full band at Natalie’s. Spacebar is celebrating 7 years!
OSU takes on Oregon in the first home game of the season.
Shop the Punk Rock Pawn Shop at 934 Fest.
Shop the Moonlight Market on Saturday with their biggest event of the season! Plus get your Columbus Makes Art Passport stickered!
The famous Budweiser Clydesdales will be at the All Horse Parade at the Delaware County Fairgrounds.

Enjoy Exploring Art

Joey Monsoon’s latest works will be shown at Lindsay Gallery. An Artist Reception is Sunday.

What does the future hold for Columbus Black artists?
Watch Noises Off at Short North Stage.
Brian Reaume has a show at Secret Studio.
Watch The Mummy at Grandview Theater.
PBJ & Jazz is in the Topiary Park.
RuPaul’s Drag Race star Queen Tina Burner has a comedy show at District West.
The Harrison West Jazz Stage welcomes new Basics Brass Band.
Explore cartoonist Patrick McDonnell’s show at Urban Arts Space.
See Joey Monsoon’s latest works at Lindsay Gallery.
Check out a skateboard art show on Gay Street on Sunday.

What else can you do this weekend?

The Clippers play Gwinnett Stripers this weekend.
Explore the Dispatch Fall Home & Garden Show.
You can still shop Farmers Markets.
Gianni Keys plays a show at Forum.
Watch a professional wrestlers competition.
It’s a Dog Lovers Paradise in Old Worthington.

Thanks for reading and enjoy your weekend!

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