Things To Do In Central Ohio – April, 2016 – There’s plenty to do this month right here in Central Ohio. Here are just 5 family fun events to check out…
Saturday April 16th from 9-4pm
All attendees will be able to relive the glory days of railroading in Ohio when the Baltimore and Ohio, Pennsylvania Railroad and the New York Central Railroad were king.
With over 30 zip lines, there is fun for the whole family! Hocking Hills is home of Ohio’s 1st World-Class zipline canopy tour, the new “X” Tour in 2014, the home of the only dual racing Super Zip® (1400ft+), Off-Road Segway Adventure Tours, and “Dragon Fly – Zipline Adventure for Kids”!
COSI: Family Friday Night
Friday, April 29th
COSI offers extended hours and price reduced admission to families so you can visit, learn, and play late! General admission is only $11 after 5pm and includes all of COSI’s permanent exhibitions plus a movie in the National Geographic Giant Screen Theater! Watch and participate in learning about science in a fun way through hands on activities and demonstrations. Check out a show in the Planetarium at 5:45pm (Evolution of Cosmic Curiosity), 6:45pm (Space Park 360) and 7:45pm (Evolution of Cosmic Curiosity). Check out Robots 3D in the National Geographic Giant Screen Theater (included with your admission) at 6pm, 7pm and 8pm.
Throughout April, 2016
National Parks Adventure 3D takes audiences on the ultimate off-trail adventure into America’s awe-inspiring great outdoors. For 100 years, such spectacularly wild and beautiful places as Yellowstone, Yosemite, the Everglades, the Redwoods, and Arches have been a living monument to the nation’s vast and untamed wilderness. Now, captured with IMAX® 3D cameras and shown in full glory on the world’s largest screens, National Parks Adventure 3D, narrated by Academy Award® winner Robert Redford, celebrates the majesty of these treasured landscapes. Join worldclass mountaineer Conrad Anker, adventure photographer Max Lowe, and artist Rachel Pohl as they bike, hike, and climb their way across America’s most pristine parks, revealing a tapestry of natural wonders that will inspire the adventurer in us all.
Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens
March 12th – September 18th
Stop by and see these amazing creatures from 10am – 5pm every day!