Ultimate Holiday Guide In and Around Columbus


The holidays are upon us and we have you covered with this comprehensive guide! From seeing impressive light displays, tree lighting ceremonies, photos with Santa, shopping local and giving back to our great community, there are SO many ways to embrace and enjoy this season.

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Here’s a message from our sponsor, Butch Bando’s Fantasy of Lights: Happy Holidays, from our family to yours, Butch Bando’s Fantasy of Lights, the original drive through light show! Enjoy this 3 mile, locally owned and operated, light show! Just for you, Central Ohio! Columbus’ original drive through Holiday light show with over 300 silhouette displays, 500 feet of light wall, tunnels, and more! Their show benefits several local charities and is a family tradition for all! You can buy tickets at their show on-site (cash, credit or debit) or beforehand on their website at https://butchbandosfantasyoflights.com. Open from November 18th 2022 – January 1, 2023, Sunday through Thursday from 5:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. and Friday/Saturday from 5:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

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However you choose to celebrate, we wish you a joyous 2021 Holiday Season!!