February Activity Guide: Columbus Events

Columbus is full of fun events so finding one to match your interests is easy to do. Whether it’s a local festival, a professional sporting event, a concert or a new trendy eating establishment, the variety of activities in Columbus, Ohio is one of the reasons why we love this great city. Here are some great activities you can check out this February in Columbus, offering plenty of adult or family fun for you to choose from.


The Sweet Treats Dessert Festival

For the fourth year in a row, this sweet treat is back in Columbus! On Sunday, February 3rd, you can find this scrumptious dessert festival at The Exchange at Bridge Park. Tickets cost $15.00 a person and get you full access to the event plus one sample from each featured treat maker or baker. With everything from cupcakes and cakes to ice cream and sweet syrups, this event is sure to satisfy every member of the family.


Columbus Winter Beerfest

Maybe you don’t have much of a sweet tooth or maybe you’re a beer guy, either way, don’t miss this year’s 9th Annual Columbus Winter Beerfest. Featuring hundreds of beer varieties, this Columbus activity is one of our favorites. With over 130 participating breweries, some from around the corner and others from across the country, the addition of food trucks and some local eats from nearby restaurants, this is the perfect way to spend one of your winter weekends. Located in the spacious Greater Columbus Convention Center you can find this beer-fest on February 8th and 9th.


World’s Toughest Rodeo

Celebrating 40 years of delivering a taste of the good ole’ west to cities across our nation, the CINCH World’s Toughest Rodeo is returning to Columbus this winter. Proud of their slogan, “it’s more than an eight-second ride”, CINCH prides themselves on being the world’s toughest rodeo, and their show does not disappoint. This live entertainment features bull riding, horse riding, bull jumping and there is even a monkey involved! Don’t miss it; February 16th at Nationwide Arena.



For the first time in five years, Cher is hitting the road again and Columbus, Ohio is here for it. Performing many of her famous and timeless hits, as well as some of the new songs from the “Dancing Queen” album, Cher’s new Here We Go Again tour is rumored to be a show you don’t want to miss. Catch this show February 10th at Nationwide Arena. Tickets start at just $37 each making this event a great and affordable way to spend a night out on the town with dinner and a show.  


Support Our Local Columbus Blue Jackets!

It’s that time of year again and we couldn’t be happier about it. If you’ve never been to a professional ice hockey game, 2019 is the year to join in on this great pass time. With hall of famers like St. Louis joining The Columbus Blue Jackets ranks, their games are sure to entertain and bring Columbus residents together in cheers and beers for many wins to come. With seven home games at the Nationwide Arena this February, there are plenty of chances to catch one of these lively games.


For more information on Columbus events, this winter contact The Arbor at (614) 371-7115 or email us at info@arborcolumbus.com