2014 Alum Creek Fantasy of Lights

11/21/2014 - 01/04/2015 - 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm at Alum Creek State Park
2911 South Old State Rd

“Alum Creek Fantasy of Lights” is a three mile scenic
light extravaganza—the only one in the area! It features over a million lights and more than 150 holiday themed light displays including some with animation, a gigantic American flag, and much more!

Guests can visit with Santa at Cross Creek Camping Resort.
It has been transformed into Santa’s Gift Shop!
St. Nick will be available for pictures until December 23rd.
All are invited to warm up with free hot chocolate and cookies!

Cost: $15.00 Daily. Since there is no per person charge, this
makes the “Alum Creek Fantasy of Lights” a very affordable
family activity. Pictures with Santa are only $5 – $10 per picture.

Hours: Sunday – Thursday 5:30pm – 9:30pm
Friday and Saturday 5:30pm – 10:30pm

 All proceeds from the photos along with a portion of the gate admission benefit Recreation Unlimited. Each year, Recreation Unlimited serves thousands of youth and adults with physical and mental disabilities through its programs and services including its well known Summer Camp.

More Information – Contact us at: 740-369-2900 before the show begins or 740-549-2267 during show times!


Coming from Columbus: Take I-71 to Polaris Parkway Exit. Go west on Polaris Parkway past mall to South Old State Road. Turn north and follow South Old State Road for 6 miles to the Alum Creek State Park Campgrounds. Watch for signs to the campground. The entrance is on the right. Coming from the North: Take 1-71 to exit 131, the Delaware/Sunbury Exit. Turn left and head west off the exit. Travel 3 miles to Lackey Old State Rd. Turn left and follow Lackey Old State Road south for 2 & ¼ miles to Alum Creek State Park Campgrounds. The entrance will be on the left.


Chase Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot 2014!

11/27/2014 - 7:00 am - 11:00 am at Whole Foods
1555 West Lane

Register for this Hometown Favorite to benefit Easter Seals and the ‘Make the First Five Count’ Program.


Search and Rescue Adoption Event

11/29/2014 - 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm at Ohio House Rabbit Adoption Center
5485 N. High St.

This will be a super fun adoption event that you won’t want to miss!


Straight No Chaser

12/02/2014 - 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at Palace Theatre Columbus
34 W. Broad St.

Tickets on sale now!

2nd Annual Christmas Auction

12/06/2014 - 12:00 am - 9:00 pm at Meigs Senior Center Dining Hall
112 E. Memorial Drive

Bring a friend and come on down to have some fun at the 2nd Annual Christmas Auction!

Nerf Wars

12/06/2014 - 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm at Xcel Martial Arts
6867 Flags Center Drive

Bring your Nerf gun, ammo and your friends for an all out battle!

“A Time For Peace” Christmas Concert

12/07/2014 - 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm at St. Brigid of Kildare Church
7179 Avery Road

In this time of worldwide conflict, The Dublin Singers wish to re-ignite the spirit of Christmas Eve with their Christmas Concert, “A Time for Peace” – Songs describing the peace, love and joy of the Christmas season.


Westerville’s Fourth Annual Habitat Progressive Christmas Concert

12/12/2014 - 6:30 pm - 8:45 pm at

This community concertwill fill your heart with the joy of Christmas and benefit the Westerville Habitat Partnership to provide decent, affordable homes for deserving families in Delaware County.


Performance: “Black Nativity” – I’m Still Here

12/20/2014 - All Day at The Northland Preforming Arts Center
4411 Tamarack Blvd

Be a part of this amazing performance!


Mannheim Steamroller Christmas

12/21/2014 - 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm at Palace Theatre Columbus
34 W. Broad St.

Mannheim Steamroller will present the best the holiday has to offer this season. The group will perform live for one performance only in Columbus at the Palace Theatre!

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