Holidays in Powell Ohio

Heather Gott, REALTOR Author - Heather Gott

'Tis the season to celebrate, and all our neighborhoods are offering fun events and opportunities, so what do the Holidays in Powell Ohio bring?

Celebrate the Holidays in Powell Ohio 2023

‘Tis the season for celebration, and throughout Central Ohio, our neighborhoods are buzzing with exciting events and opportunities. So, what do the Holidays in Powell Ohio bring? A plethora of events and celebrations await, providing families and friends with countless opportunities for joy and merriment.

Sensory-Friendly Light Stroll
Tuesday, November 14, 2023 from 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Location: 4850 W. Powell Road, Powell 43065

Experience the magic of the holiday season in Powell with the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium’s Sensory-Friendly holiday light event. This unique experience allows guests to enjoy a selection of Wildlights attractions during a quieter time, with limited background sounds and smaller crowds for a more relaxed atmosphere.

Wildlights at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
November 17, 2023 – January 7, 2023
Sunday – Thursday from 5-9 pm | Friday – Saturday from 5-10 pm
Location: 4850 W. Powell Road, Powell 43065

The Columbus Zoo is bright with millions of holiday lights, sounds, activities, and tastes. Come join and begin or continue this favorite holiday tradition. With musical light shows, millions of holiday lights on the landscaping, holiday activities, and even Santa Claus will be there. Included with your zoo admission and at no cost to members. Call 614-645-3400 for more information.

Holidays in Powell
Saturday, December 2, 2023 from noon – 6 pm
Location: Village Green Park, Powell, Ohio 43065

This is a great way to kick off your holiday season in style. Santa and Mrs. Claus are attending and will be available for photos.  There are arts and crafts and a photo booth, trolley rides, balloon sculpting, and fabulous food is available from local vendors and food trucks. Then at dusk, Santa and the Mayor himself light the city Christmas Tree! Come and enjoy all the holiday festival fun in Powell!

BLOOD DRIVE presented by Versiti Blood Center of Ohio
Tuesday, December 19, 2023 from 9 am – 5 pm
Location: Africa Event Center, Powell, OH 43065

Spread holiday cheer and make a meaningful impact by donating blood at this heartwarming event hosted at the Columbus Zoo. Your generosity not only ensures a stable blood supply for the winter but also comes with a special thank you – all donors will receive a FREE Columbus Zoo ticket valid through January 31, 2024.

Zoo Year’s Eve Noon Celebration
Sunday, December 31, 2023 from 11 am – 12:30 pm
Location: 4850 W. Powell Road, Powell 43065

Ring in the New Year with family-friendly festivities! For those who can’t stay up until midnight, this event offers a delightful opportunity to welcome 2024 well in advance. Head to the Lakeside Theatre, where you can meet your favorite Zoo Character Ambassadors, enjoy lively music and games, and indulge in delectable treats. The highlight of the celebration is the unique New Year’s Eve noon countdown, bringing joy to visitors of all ages. This special event is included with paid Zoo admission or membership, making it the perfect way for families to create lasting memories and resolutions for the upcoming year.

Celebrate the holidays in Powell, Ohio, with these incredible events, and create warm memories with family and friends. The Columbus Team is wishing all our friends and neighbors a warm and wonderful holiday season!

Please note, all the information below was correct as of publication, but you should always check with the venue or sponsor before making your plans.

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