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Mega Weekend – Festivus, Haunted Krampus, Santa Speedo Dash, Bonfires, and More

Anne Evans Anne Evans Mega Weekend – Festivus, Haunted Krampus, Santa Speedo Dash, Bonfires, and MoreCan you handle the Santa Speedo Dash? Photo courtesy LifeCare Alliance.
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Have a great weekend! Here’s some fun things to do this weekend, with lots of holiday events happening! Shop unique Local Gift Ideas! Last weekend to get those Santa Letters mailed! Party for NYE with us at Hadley’s or at Balboa & Grandview Cafe! Below are some top picks for the weekend and find links to daily lists. 


-It’s standing room only at A West Family Christmas
-Try Champagne + Chocolate at Winan’s
-Shadowbox continues Holiday Hoopla
-There’s Free Festive Fridays at Columbus Commons
Festivus returns to 400 West Rich
-What? Krampus A Haunted Christmas!
-BalletMet shows The Nutcracker
-Santas suit up for SantaCon or wear a little less for the Santa Speedo Dash
-Explore Holiday Bricktacular at LEGOLAND Discovery Center
-Enjoy holiday music


Watch Cleopatra at Beeler Gallery
-Attend Rapunzel
-Harmony Project’s The Concert For US is sold out
-Hear about Stephen King’s Magical Negroes
-Check out Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical
-Miss MAD? Go to The Vanderelli Room
-Watch Killer Raccoons 2!
-Take kids to PBJ & Jazz


RH Gallery opened their beautiful new showroom at Easton
-The Glass Axis Holiday Sale is this weekend
-Do some unique gift shopping at ILLIO
-There’s lots to see at Franklinton Friday
-Grab some holiday goodies at Saint Mary Farmers Market and Bakers Bazaar
Make a Holiday Gift with the Idea Foundry
James Laurinaitis signs your stuff at HOMAGE Easton
-Shop Elm & Iron Clintonville Open House
-Pursuit has Keep It Simple Socks Trunkshow


-Balboa has a Tequila Dinner (Thursday)
-Laugh during Bad Listener
-Go on a bike ride with Year of Yay!
Bistrolino Grand Opening
-Enjoy Dickens of a Christmas
Hike and Enjoy a Bonfire
-Ride the Winter Wine Express on the Hocking Valley Scenic Railway
Andrea Bocelli performs with the Columbus Symphony
-Do the Holly Jolly Hula
-DJ set at Otherworld

Mega Weekend gives you a great list of events this weekend in Columbus, so you can be in the know! Looking for more things to do? Here’s a list of events for Thursday, for Friday, for Saturday, and Sunday. There’s always more in the Events Calendar! If you have something you want to highlight, post it in the comments!

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