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Mega Weekend – HighBall Halloween, Spooky Tales, Italian Festival, and More!

Anne Evans Anne Evans Mega Weekend – HighBall Halloween, Spooky Tales, Italian Festival, and More!HighBall Halloween returns October 11 and 12. Photo by Matt Ellis.
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Get your costumes ready, Halloween events are starting this weekend with HighBall Halloween! We’re teaming up with Combustion Brewery and Happy Little Treats for a fun Beer & Pretzels Pairing Party! Check out our contest page for concerts. Below are some top picks for the weekend and find links to daily lists.


-It’s time for HighBall Halloween!
-The Ohio Renaissance Festival continues
-Getcha a Harry Potter themed tattooo
-2019 Design Week events start tonight
GDEX is at the Convention Center
-Go to the Columbus Italian Festival
-Find the Hello Kitty Cafe Truck at Easton
-Hear The Tragic and True Stories of Old Hilltop
-More spookiness with Spirits & Spells!
-Travel to the Ohio Sauerkraut Festival


-CCAD’s Beeler Gallery opens Season Two: Follow the Mud
-Get a sneak peek of a glass pumpkin patch
Watch BoJack Horseman Presented by Denison University
-Catch a special BalletMet performance at Franklinton Fridays
-Columbus Symphony invites you to American Festival
-Streetlight Guild hosts Stan Smith Music from Earth to Beyond
-Hear some comedy at Goose on the Loose
-Special performance of Shadowbox: All Funked Up
ProMusica Opening Night


Hitchcocktober continues at Gateway Film Center
-Sassy Do’s got a Halloween themed show
Hugh Jackman is in concert Thursday night
-Can you stay up all night at the Ohio 24-Hour Horror Marathon?
-Pretentious’ 2nd Anniversary Party
-Go to Faizon Love “Off Probation” Official Comedy Special
Joker Movie and Beer Tasting at the Grandview Theater
Heels of Horror XII begins!


-Check out new bar Vine + Forge
BIBIBOP opens at Polaris
Columbus Architectural Salvage has a fall sale
-Go on a bike ride with Year of Yay!
-Enjoy a Fall Family Campfire
-Get outdoors and Walk the Creek at Blendon Woods
-Ohio Village gets spooky with All Hallows’ Eve
-Friends of Metro Parks invite you to Inniswood for a Campfire Celebration
-Shop the Fall 2019 Big Book Sale
-Shop Little Flea in Old North
-Go shop the last Moonlight Market of the season
-Explore Oakland’s Fall Festival

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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