Things To Do In Pickerington, Ohio – July 2013

Pickerington lies just minutes away from Columbus, the capital of Ohio, which allows the city to offer its residents a convenient mixture of urban and rural life. The city itself has over 150 acres of park land, including five distinctive parks specifically constructed to provide quiet relaxation, a day of family recreation, a Friday Night Flick, and music in the amphitheater. Community and nearby Metro Parks also provide fun for the whole family with their scenic views and playgrounds for the children. Additionally, a seasonal community outdoor swimming pool ensures that you won’t be bored or hot this July!

Pickerington hosts myriad festivals throughout the year for added options in entertainment as well. Listed below are just some of the events in Pickerington for the month of July.

Open House/Historical Museum

Where: Pickerington-Violet Twp Historical Society, 15 E Columbus St, Olde Pickerington Village, OH 43147

When: Weekly on Saturdays

What: See tools, toys, fashions, furniture, photos, and more from days gone by. The Museum also features a Gift Shop with books, prints, notecards and Pickerington logoed merchandise. Museum admission is free!

For more information click here.

Olde Pickerington Farmers’ Market

Where:  89 N Center Street (at Town Square Drive) in Olde Pickerington Village

When: Weekly on Thursdays

What: Area farmers, bakers and artisans gather on Thursdays to offer fresh produce, fruit, home-baked goods, crafts and more. Olde Pickerington Village shops and restaurants also are open during the market. Sponsored by the Olde Pickerington Village Business Association (OPVBA)

For more information click here.

Friday Night Flicks

Where: Upper Sycamore Creek Park at the Amphitheater at the end of Hereford Drive.

When: Friday, July 12, 2013

What: Showing of the film Hotel Transylvania; Sponsored by Fairfield Federal

Make-A-Wish Walk for Wishes

Where: Columbus, Ohio

When: Saturday, July 13, 2013

What: 14th Annual Medical Mutual Walk for Wishes® in Columbus to help raise funds for Make-A-Wish® Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana. More than 1200 walkers, sponsors and volunteers will come together at Huntington Park. Make-A-Wish® Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana have more than 800 children waiting for their wish to come true. To help grant these wishes, Walk for Wishes® hopes to raise more than $100,000 in 2013.  Participants will enjoy a family-friendly 1- or 3-mile walk followed by a Finish Line Celebration with music, food and fun. Walkers will also have the opportunity to meet Wish Families and experience the power of a wish come true.

For more information click here.

Friday Night Flicks

Where: Upper Sycamore Creek Park at the Amphitheater at the end of Hereford Drive.

When: Friday, July 19, 2013

What: Showing of Madagascar 3; sponsored by Fairfield Federal

For more information on upcoming events in Pickerington, Ohio, click here!

To learn more about the city of Pickerington, check out their site here.

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