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Mega Weekend: Fireworks, Comedy, Motorcycles, and More

Anne Evans Anne Evans Mega Weekend: Fireworks, Comedy, Motorcycles, and MoreCelebrate Liberty & Lunacy during the Doo Dah Parade on Wednesday, July 4. Photo by Matt Ellis.
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Have a great holiday weekend! If you’re not grilling out or leaving town, there’s still a lot of things to do downtown and around the city! Here’s our list of top events this weekend in Columbus. Don’t forget to check the contest page! Thank you for supporting CU by reading and sharing our newsletters and stories, and for visiting our advertisers. It allows us to continue our mission of providing award winning journalism free to our community.


Doo Dah Parade + Party!
-Go to AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days
-Go to Independence Day at Ohio Village
Sundays at Scioto: Terrance Simien & The Zydeco Experience
-Check out SpringsFest in Yellow Springs


-Support Seen and Heard Comedy Show
-Go to The QFM96 Birthday Bash
Local ‘n Live continues at the Gateway
Westerville Jazz Series
-Go to Picnic with the Pops presents LATIN EXPLOSION
Joel Mchale at Hollywood Casino
Goodale Park Music Series starts Sunday


Speak Easy Live Storytelling
-See 13 at the Children’s Theatre
-Actors’ Theatre of Columbus continues Little Women
-See: Catawampus: New Works by Lizz Bear + Aaron Troyer
-Watch CATCO: Elf the Musical JR.
-Go to Gallery Hop
-Watch Grease
-See Shadowbox’s Musical: The Musical


-Zoombezi Bay Summer Nights showing Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation
-Reynoldsburg’s Huber Park Movie Nights showing Hotel Transylvania 3
CAPA Summer Movies: Lady Sings the Blues, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
B-Movie Mania: A Low-Budget Summer starts at the Wex


-Watch Season 3 of Stranger Things
-Watch USA Fencing National Championships
Columbus Clippers vs Louisville Bats with Fireworks
-Shop Pearl Market on Gay Street
Community Celebration of Honor at NVMM
-Try Saturday Samplings: Best of Paso at Refectory
-Shop Unearth Market
Columbus Crew SC vs. Seattle Sounders FC
Value City Furniture Short North pop-up shop
Gardening at Goodale Park

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 for 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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