Summer in Ohio

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There is no reason the bored this summer, with tons of activities and events happening in your neighborhood, city and state!

Upper Arlington Outdoor Swim Season
All three Upper Arlington outdoor pools officially open May 26, and passes are on sale now. The City’s website has all the details on location, prices, rules and more.

Music in the Parks
Nothing says summer quite like enjoying live music outdoors. Upper Arlington once again offers their popular Music in the Parks series on Thursday evenings, June through August. Follow the link for the complete concert schedule.

Dispatch’s Summer Fun Guide
The definitive guide to what’s going on around the city and state all summer long! For a listing of a variety of events that include sports, theater, festivals, music and more, the Columbus Dispatch created a month-by-month guide of some great activities in Columbus and beyond.

CAPA Summer Movie Series
If you haven’t had a chance to see a classic movie in the splendor of the Ohio Theatre, this year’s Summer Movie Series is your chance. With 23 films covering a variety of genres, there is sure to be something for everyone. The schedule and ticket information is available online for you to plan your fun (and cheap!) night on the town. 

Fireworks!
Fans of pyrotechnics should check out this site, which compiles a list of fireworks happening in Ohio, organized by date, city or county. Columbus itself has plenty of opportunities to see a spectacular light show, whether it be Fourth of July festivities, Picnic with the Pops or Clippers Games.