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Wrap Up the Summer with Some Family Fun!

Although August is back to school time, the summer fun doesn’t have to end! Here are some local activities in August to get you outside and entertained!

Columbus Crew SC Games

There are not one, not two, but three Crew SC home games to enjoy in August! August 12th, 23rd, and 26th, are all great nights to bring the family out to Mapfre Stadium! Kickoff for all games in August will be at 7:30p.m. For tickets and more information, visit Crew’s website.

HOOFit with the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium

OhioHealth’s HOOFit walks makes exercise feel effortless. These walks through the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium are a fun way to get moving, see your favorite animals, and learn health and wellness tips from OhioHealth physicians and Zoo animal specialists. Bring the family to our HOOFit: “Tree”age (triage): Knowing where to go for care” on August 17th. Visit our HOOFit site to RSVP and learn more.

Westerville 4th Friday

Looking for an exciting Friday night? On Friday, August 25th head to Westerville for some 4th Friday fun! Whether you’re looking for live music, children’s activities, or to browse products from 100+ vendors; Westerville 4th Fridays have it all!

Ohio State Fair

The 2017 Ohio State Fair is something you don’t want to miss! The fair will run July 26th through August 6th at the Ohio Expo Center in Columbus. Bring the family along to enjoy concerts, animals, food, education, shopping, and many other attractions that the Ohio State Fair has to offer! To learn more visit the fair’s website.

Alzheimer’s Walks

Walk with a cause this August! If you want to help advance Alzheimer’s support, care, and research, join in on the 2017 Walk to End Alzheimer’s! There will be a walk in Delaware on August 12th and a walk in Circleville on August 26th.

Kids Farm Fun Day and Fishing Derby

Summer fun does not have to be expensive! Head to Malabar Farm State Park on August 5th to enjoy some free farm themed activities and games for kids, followed by a fishing derby with provided bait. End the night with a summer barn dance and live music.

Looking for more summer fun? Head to OhioHealth’s Summer Series for more local excitement near you!