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Birds of Prey Showdetail +

Oxbow Meadows Environmental Learning Center map
Sat., Jan. 24, 2015, 11:00AM

Birds of Prey Show You will see a falcon flying over 150 miles per hour. See the effortless soaring of a hawk as it flies over. Strain to hear the quiet rustle of the owl's feathers as it glides through the air. Cost is $5.00 per person All proceeds will go to the Josh Baldwin Fund. Josh was a dedicated member of EarthQuest and Oxbow Meadows. For more information on the Josh Baldwin Fund go to our website

Much Ado About Nothingdetail +

Riverside Theatre Complex map
Wed., Jan. 28, 2015, 7:30PM

Celebrating their triumphant return from war, a group of hardened soldiers' thoughts melt into those of love in this "merry war" between the sexes. A new sort of truth telling occurs; rather than attempting to destroy their enemies, the secrets revealed in this uproarious comedy will prove who our heroes' true friends are. Sharp-tongued and disillusioned Benedick and Beatrice must undeceive themselves to see each other clearly, while a series of mix-ups will challenge the young lovers Claudio and Hero to follow through with the marriage. Even Don John, the would-be lago, is rendered gentle by the soft power of Messina and its inhabitants. Through the play, these beloved characters must learn to forget their troubled past and remind themselves that "man is a giddy thing."

Lend Me a Tenordetail +

Springer Opera House map
Thu., Jan. 22, 2015, 7:30PM

A Tony Award winning Broadway comedy. The Cleveland Grand Opera Company welcomes the greatest tenor of his generation, Tito Morelli, to appear for one night only. The star arrives late and accidentally consumes a double dose of tranquilizers – and passes out. In a frantic attempt to salvage the evening, the opera manager persuades his assistant, Max, to get into Morelli's costume and fool the audience into thinking he's the great man. Amazingly, Max is succeeding. But while Max is onstage, Morelli comes to, gets into a spare costume and heads for the stage.

Music in Americadetail +

RiverCenter map
Sat., Jan. 24, 2015, 7:30PM

Hovanchess Symphony No. 2, Op. 132 (Mysterious Mountain) Barber Violin Concerto, Op. 14 Copland Quiet City Hanson Symphony No. 2, Op. 30 "Romantic"

For the Love of Music Dessert Auction and Side by Side Concertdetail +

RiverCenter for the Performing Arts map
Sat., Jan. 31, 2015, 6:30PM

Caffeine, sugar music and a good cause--the perfect ingredients for a memorable evening. Come bid on your favorite desserts made by celebrities like Dee Armstrong, George Del Gobbo, Tara Van Etten, Rev. Chuck Hasty, Jamie Keating, Becky McKenzie, Susan Milligan, Paul Pierce, Julia Reed, Sam Wellborn, and more!Enjoy the sounds of the Youth Orchestra and Columbus Symphony Orchestra musicians as they perform a FREE concert. Afterwards, the bidding continues and a few special surprise desserts will be auctioned off live with MC and auctioneer Cameron Bean. There will also be a raffle drawing for a Super Bowl Cake and a $500 cash prize. All proceeds benefit the Youth Orchestra of Greater Columbus. FREE Admission Parking: $2 RiverCenter Parking Garage

Public Ice Skatingdetail +

Columbus Ice Rink map
Tue., Oct. 7, 2014, 5:00PM

Cheap Skate Tuesday and Thursdays 5:00pm-7:00pm Admission is Free just pay $3.00 for skate rental.

Columbus Cottonmouth Hockeydetail +

Columbus Civic Center map
Sun., Nov. 9, 2014, 4:00PM

Enter the Snake Pit if you dare! The Columbus Cottonmouths return to the Columbus Civic Center for the 2014-2015 hockey season.

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