Buckeye Country Superfest brings George Strait, Blake Shelton to Columbus in June

It feels like a lifetime away, but it will be warm again. For many of you, the summer months mean outdoor country concerts. And while Northeast Ohio is sure again to get its fair share, you may want to think about a little road trip on June 8. That’s the date of next year’s Buckeye Country Superfest in Columbus. In a recent press release, concert … Continue reading Buckeye Country Superfest brings George Strait, Blake Shelton to Columbus in June

2018 Ohio Statehouse Holiday Festival and Tree Lighting

What: The Ohio Statehouse Holiday Festival and Tree Lighting Where: Ohio Statehouse, 1 Capitol Square, Columbus When: 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Dec. 6 Why you should go: The Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board makes its pitch in a news release: The festival marks the beginning of the holiday season on Capitol Square and throughout central Ohio. The indoor ceremony will take place in the Statehouse … Continue reading 2018 Ohio Statehouse Holiday Festival and Tree Lighting

Ohio Statehouse ready for Halloween season tours

COLUMBUS >> The Ohio Statehouse is preparing for its annual ghostly celebration of state history and legend. Ticket sales are underway for the Haunted Statehouse tours, featuring staff members and costumed volunteers leading visitors on a family-friendly excursion through the state capital’s dimly lit limestone corridors. This year’s event includes an updated tour route, new stories and what the Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board calls “recently found evidence … Continue reading Ohio Statehouse ready for Halloween season tours

Ohio Chinese Lantern Festival runs through Jan. 7

Looking to get away from the cold air in Northeast Ohio to enjoy the cold air in Central Ohio? Consider heading to Columbus to check out the Ohio Chinese Lantern Festival. The event presented by Tianyu Arts and Culture is at the Ohio Expo Center (717 E. 17th Ave.) and features “28 Chinese lantern installations using traditional Chinese methods and more than 15 000 LED lights … Continue reading Ohio Chinese Lantern Festival runs through Jan. 7