Monday, Aug. 2

The National-with the Antlers, 7 pm, Lifestyle Communities Pavilion, 405 Neil Ave, 461-5483. Tickets $28 & advance $25.

Ohio State Fair-157th fair, featuring rides, concessions, exhibits, food, music & more, daily 9 am-10 pm, Ohio Expo Center, 717 E 17th Ave, 644-3247. Adm $10, seniors & youth 5-12 $8 & children under 5 free.

Tuesday, Aug. 3

Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros-7 pm, Newport Music Hall, 1722 N High St, 461-5483. Tickets $18 & advance $15.

Jimmy Cliff-with Trevor Hall, 7 pm, Lifestyle Communities Pavilion, 405 Neil Ave, 461-5483. Tickets $20.

Wednesday, Aug. 4

Columbus Children's Theatre-Park Street Theatre, 512 N Park St, 224-6672. Ugly Duckling: A Hip Hop Dramedy, 8/4 thru 15, Wed-Thu 10 am, Fri 10 am & 7:30 pm, Sat-Sun at 3 pm. Tickets $10.

Rogue Wave-with Gamble House, 7:30 pm, The Basement, 391 Neil Ave, 461-5483. Tickets $16 & advance $14.

Thursday, Aug. 5

Actors Theatre-Schiller Park, 1069 Jaeger St, 444-6888. Dark of the Moon, 8/5 thru 9/5, Thu-Sun at 8 pm. Adm free (donations accepted).

New Orleans Funk Orchestra-with Alex White, Downtown LIVE! Summer Concert Series, 5-9 pm, Third & State streets, 645-5133. Adm free.

Friday, Aug. 6

Dublin Irish Festival-seven stages with Irish music & dance, storytelling, folklore, workships, vendors, food, drinks & more, Fri 4 pm-midnight, Sat 11 am-midnight & Sun 11 am-9 pm, Coffman Park, 5600 Post Rd, 410-4545. Adm $10, seniors $7 & children under 12 free. See dublinirishfestival.org for more info.

JazZoo-Dwight Lenox in Satchmo & Duke, an evening of Louis Armstrong & Duke Ellington, 6:30 pm, Columbus Zoo & Aquarium, Water's Edge Events Park, 4850 W Powell Rd, 724-3570. Tickets $30, advance $27 & students $15.

Saturday, Aug. 7

Northwest Territory-Gahanna's Concerts on the Creek, 7-9 pm, Creekside Park & Plaza, 123 Mill St, 342-4000. Adm free.

Weathervane Playhouse-100 Price Rd, Newark, weathervaneplayhouse.org. Hairspray, thru 8/7, Wed-Fri at 8 pm & Sat at 2 pm. Tickets $14-$25.

Sunday, Aug. 8

OSU Alumni Band-Worthington Concerts on the Green, 7 pm (ice cream social from 5-7 pm), Village Green, N High St & Dublin Granville Rd, 436-2743. Adm free.

The Spikedrivers-Goodale Park Music Series, 12:30-2 pm, W Goodale & Park streets. See goodaleparkmusicseries.com for more info. Adm free.