May Calendar of Events

2011 Events

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Week of May 1 – 7

Mary Poppins

Tuesday, May 3 – Sunday, May 8

7:30 p.m.

Ohio Theatre

55 E State St

Ticket Information

North Market Dine Originals Chef Series Cooking Class

Wednesday, May 4

Chef Alana Shock Alana's Food & Wine

6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

$35 per person

North Market

Dispatch Kitchen 2nd floor

59 Spruce Street

Buckeye Charters Bus Tours Wine Tasting at Camelot Cellars Winery

Wednesday, May 4

3:30 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Over 60 locally produced, international, award winning wines.

Camelot Cellars, Ltd.

958 N High Street

Demo/Fitting Day at Safari Golf Club

Thursday, May 5

Test out the latest equipment from Taylormade and Callaway Golf.

3:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Free

 

7 Deadly Sins

Thursday, May 5 – Saturday, May 7

BalletMet Columbus

7:30 p.m.

Capitol Theatre

77 S. High St.

Ticket Information

From CAPA: BalletMet and Shadowbox join forces for this exuberant world premiere, the ultimate rock and roll ballet with music performed live by Shadowbox's house band BillWho?

SNAP Presents: The Manilla Envelope

Thursday, May 5 – Saturday, May 7

8 p.m.

Lincoln Theatre

769 E. Long Street

Ticket Information

From CAPA: A murder mystery mashup of song and dance. A SNAP! Performance Production benefiting Recreation Unlimited.

Columbus Children's Theatre: The Three Little Pigs

Thursday, May 5 – Sunday, May 15

Thursday 7:30 p.m.

Friday 10 a.m. and 7:30 p.m.

Saturday-Sunday 1 p.m and 3 p.m.

Admission: $10-$18. Thursday $9

Park Street Theatre

512 N. Park St.

(614)224-6672

colschildrenstheatre.org

Bill Bellamy's Ladies Night Out featuring Dru Hill & KC & Jo Jo

Friday, May 6

8 p.m.

Palace Theatre

34 W. Broad St.

Ticket Information

ProMusica Spring Soiree f/ Gabriela Montero

Friday, May 6

8 p.m.

Southern Theatre

21 E Main St.

Ticket Information

From CAPA: Pianist Gabriela Montero joins ProMusica as part of the Spring Soiree to perform.

Free Community Yoga Class

Fridays May 6 – June 10

3:45 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

No previous yoga experience required. Class will cover basic breath work, yoga postures, and relaxation

Yoga On High

1081 N High St.

Pre-register by calling (614) 291-4444

Saturday, May 07, 2011

Central Ohio Folk Festival

Friday, May 6 – Sunday, May 8

Saturday 8 a.m.-9 p.m.

Sunday 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Admission: $10-$35. Children Free.

Battelle-Darby Creek Metro Park

1775 Darby Creek Dr.

(614) 491-0437

http://www.cfms-inc.org/central_ohio_folk_festival.htm

Gallery Hop May

Saturday, May 7

Fine art, food, great shopping, entertainment.

Short North Arts District

High Street in the Short North

Week of May 8 – 14

Family Adventures

Sunday, May 8

2 p.m.

Free

Columbus Museum of Art

480 E. Broad St.

(614) 221-4848

www.columbusmuseum.org

Mother's Day Celebration: Adopt-a-Butterfly

Sunday, May 8

10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

$5

Franklin Park Conservatory

1777 E. Broad St, Columbus, 43203

(614) 645-8733

(800) 214-TREE

www.fpconservatory.org

A Night with Captain Sig & The Hillstrand Brothers from Deadliest Catch

Sunday, May 8

7 p.m.

Palace Theatre

34 W. Broad St.

Ticket Info

From CAPA: In this rare, live, interactive event, the Bering Sea’s toughest crew swap stories as they take the audience through some of the roughest situations the captain and crew have ever had to face on the high seas.

Mother’s Day at the Columbus Zoo

Sunday, May 8

All moms free admission with a paid admission for their child or grandchild on Mother's Day.

9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Under 2 - Free

Ages 2-9 - $9.00

Ages 10-59 - $14.00

Ages 60+ - $10.00

Parking - $5.00

4850 West Powell Rd.

Powell, OH 43065

Mother’s Day at the Safari Golf Club

Sunday, May 8

Mom plays for FREE!

Moms can play for free when accompanied by three players who pay the regular weekend greens fees.

4850 West Powell Rd.

Powell, OH 43065

Keyholder: Goldie Hawn

Wednesday, May 11

5 p.m.

Ohio Theatre

55 E State St

Ticket Information

From CAPA: Join the Womens Fund of Central Ohio as they welcome Academy Award winning actress and author Goldie Hawn! Proceeds benefit the Womens Fund of Central Ohio.

Victorian Tea at Kelton House: May Flowers Tea

Wednesday, May 11

12:30 p.m.

Admission: $15

Kelton House Museum & Garden

586 E. Town St., Columbus, 43215

(614) 464-2022

www.keltonhouse.com

PreSchool Zone: Eggs

Thursday, May 12

11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Admission: $20 price includes one child and one adult

Franklin Park Conservatory

1777 E. Broad St.

(614) 645-8733

(800) 214-TREE

www.fpconservatory.org

TechConnect Ohio

Thursday, May 12

12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

OCLC

6565 Kilgour Place, Dublin

(614)406-8911

$100.00

The Wizard Of Oz

Friday, May 13

7:30 p.m.

Vern Riffe Center for Government and the Arts

 

International Performing Arts for Families: The Tragical Life of Cheeseboy

Friday, May 13 – Sunday, May 15

Friday 7 p.m.

Saturday 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.

Sunday 1 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.

Admission: $6-$16

Wexner Center for the Arts

1871 N. High St.

(614) 292-3535

www.wexarts.org

Mamapalooza Columbus Spring Festival 2011

Saturday, May 14

12 p.m. – 5 p.m.

$5 adult

$1 children

$10 family

WholeKids Pediatrics & Yoga,

1335 Dublin Road.

www.mamapaloozacolumbus.com

Delaware Arts Festival

Saturday, May 14 – Sunday, May 15

Saturday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Sunday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Historic Downtown Delaware

Sandusky & Winter Streets

Delaware

(740) 363-2695

www.delawareartsfestival.org

North Market Apron Gala

North Market

59 Spruce Street

$75

7 p.m. - 10 p.m.

From North Market: An endless graze around the market featuring foods carefully prepared by our merchants. Ohio wines and local microbrews included in the ticket price. Silent auction, raffles and live music.

Live music at the North Market

Dan Heidt

10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

North Market

59 Spruce Street

North Market Artisan Sundays

Sunday, May 15, 2011

12 p.m. - 5 p.m.

North Market

59 Spruce Street

American Craft Beer Week at Gordon Biersch Columbus

Monday May 16 - Sunday May 22

Gordon Biersch Columbus is tapping Cascade Alt in celebration of American Craft Beer Week.

401 N. Front Street

Columbus, OH 43215

phone: (614)246-2900

Celebrity Bartender Night - Yelp Columbus' Christina Christian

Wednesday, May 18

6 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Camelot Cellars, Ltd.

958 N High Street

All American Youth Horse Show

Thursday, May 19 - Sunday, May 22

The Ohio Expo Center

Ohio Fairgrounds

717 East 17th Avenue

(614) 620-9784

youthhorseshow@gmail.com

www.aayhs.com

Green on the Green, A Big Green Fest!

Saturday, May 21

Saturday 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Worthington's Village Green

St. Rt. 161 & High St., downtown Worthington

(614) 560-4777

www.biggreenhead.com/green-on-the-green/mar

Zoombezi Bay Sneak Peek

Saturday May 21 - Sunday May 22

Stop by any Central Ohio Kroger store and purchase a 24-pack, two 12-packs or four 2-Liters of Pepsi and get two free tickets

4850 West Powell Rd.

Powell, OH

Columbus Jazz Orchestra: CJO By Request

Friday, May 20 - Saturday May 21

Jazz Arts Group

8 p.m.

Southern Theatre

21 E Main St.

Ticket Information

2nd Annual Columbus Beerfest!

Friday, May 20

6:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.

Columbus Convention Center

Tickets $30-$65, All proceeds benefit the Big Joe Duskin Music Education Foundation

cj@columbusbeerfest.com

(859) 653-6844

The Screwtape Letters

Saturday, May 21

4 p.m.; 8 p.m.

Palace Theatre

34 W. Broad St.

Ticket Information

 

The Triathlon & Duathlon - Hilton Columbus at Easton

Week of May 22 - 28

Sunday, May 22

Easton Triathlon: Swim 250 Meters, Bike 12 Miles, Run 3.1 Miles

Easton Duathlon: Run 2 Miles, Bike 12 Miles, Run 3.1 Miles

7:00 a.m.

The Hilton Columbus at Easton

3900 Easton Station

Guy Fieri's Food Show

Monday, May 23

7:30 pm

Capitol Theatre, Riffe Center

Theatre on the Lawn: Robin Hood

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

7 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Free

Grandview Heights Public Library

1685 W. First Ave., Columbus, 43212

(614) 486-2951

www.ghpl.org

Zoombezi Bay Opens Daily

Wednesday, May 25

May 21 - 22 - 10:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.

May 25 - 27 - 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Special hours for Zoombezi Bay Education Days)

May 28 - Jun. 9 - 10:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.

General Admission Rates

Children under 2 - Free

Ages 2 - 9 - $24.99

Ages 10 - 59 - $32.99

Ages 60+ - $24.99

Parking - $5.00

Kid Only Zone!: Wood-Fired Pizza

Thursday, May 26

6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Admission: $25

Franklin Park Conservatory

1777 E. Broad St., Columbus, 43203

(614) 645-8733

(800) 214-TREE

www.fpconservatory.org

North Market Grillmasters Festival

Saturday, May 28

8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

North Market

59 Spruce Street

Native American Traditional Pow Wow

Saturday, May 28 - Monday, May 30

Saturday 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Sunday 11 a.m. - 11 p.m.

Monday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Admission: Weekend pass $15. Adults $7. Seniors and students $3.

Children 5 and under free.

Franklin County Fairgrounds

4100 Columbia St., Hilliard, 43207

(614) 443-6120

www.naicco.org

Asian Festival

Saturday, May 28 - Sunday, May 29

10 a.m. - 9 p.m. Saturday

11 a.m. - 7 p.m.

FREE

Franklin Park Conservatory

1777 E Broad St

asian-festival.org

HOOT Family Film Series

Saturday, May 28

Saturday 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Free with a suggested donation of a canned good

Gateway Film Center

1554 N. High St.

(614)247-5825

www.gatewayfilmcenter.com

Ohio Nature Education: Animals We Love to Hate

Saturday, May 28

Saturday 11 a.m.

Admission: Adults $11. Seniors and students $9. Children $6. Children under 2 free.

Franklin Park Conservatory

1777 E. Broad St, Columbus, 43203

(614) 645-8733

(800) 214-TREE

www.fpconservatory.org

Week of May 29 - 31

North Market Grillmasters Festival

Sunday, May 29

12 p.m. - 5 p.m.

North Market

59 Spruce Street