Columbus, Ohio, is a city of superlatives. It is known for luxury shopping, lively nightlife, unlimited entertainment opportunities, and amazing accommodations. When it comes to activities and things to do, the city is full of unique and eclectic festivals and events happening every month. Whether you recently relocated to Columbus, Ohio, or it will be your new home in the next couple of months, it’s no secret that you are going to have a great time.
Here are some of the upcoming Columbus events to take part in while staying here in May.
COSI Science Festival
When - May 1 – 4, 2019 from 11am – 4pm.
Do you get inspired by the wonders of science? If so, don’t miss all the engaging hands-on activities, incredible demonstrations, and dynamic experiments at the COSI Science Festival. The event aims to promote science literacy by engaging the Columbus community. It offers unique learning and entertainment opportunities for the entire family. During the festival, organizations that engage in science, technology, mathematics, and engineering across the region showcase what it’s like to work in their fields of expertise. That offers a “one of a kind” experience to anyone who has plans to pursue a career in science.
The Ohio Camera Collectors Society Auction, Show & Sale
When - May 17 & 18, 2019
If photography or videography is your passion, it’s obvious that you’ll love the activities in Columbus Camera Collectors Auction. The event is one of oldest annual Camera Collector’s Club shows, auctions and swap meets in the country. It allows locals and visitors alike to purchase a large quantity of collectible, vintage, antique, and usable cameras, photographic equipment, and other related items. Be sure to visit their website to double-check the location, reserve a dealer table or get more details.
Jeni’s Strawberry Jam
When - May 26, 2019 from 12pm – 10pm
What’s summer without ice cream? If that’s one of your summer mantras, you’ll definitely love Jeni’s Strawberry Jam held at the North Market front porch. Why? Because it has plenty of that and so much more. These include splendid ice creams, crème puffs, and authentic bratwursts to appease your culinary side. The event is a picnic-style party that celebrates Ohio’s strawberry season. Food, drink or dessert options will be in abundance. Also, there will be various kids’ activities to keep the little ones busy. Therefore, bring your child along or borrow someone else’s (ask first, of course).
Columbus Asian Festival
When - Memorial Weekend (May 25 & 26, 2019) from 10am – 8pm
Looking for a great way to kick off summer? Be sure to attend the Columbus Asian Festival at the Franklin Park Conservatory. With a cultural scene to rival any in the nation, this popular festival draws over 50,000 visitors from different backgrounds every year. The event does not only present a vibrant and fun experience but offers a rare chance to learn about the cultures and traditions of Asian countries. Columbus, Ohio, activities in this event include cultural displays, educational exhibitions, martial arts demonstrations, visual art shows, and children’s actives. If you are going to attend on the first day, be sure to dress warmly. Perhaps, you are going to want to stay out late.
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