14 things to do the weekend of December 30

Staff Writer
Columbus Alive

Friday

Guided by Voices Appreciation Night

There is no underestimating the shadow that Guided by Voices casts over this city. For more than 20 years, Robert Pollard has been the muse, the encouraging older brother, the drinking buddy and the competition for innumerable Columbus songwriters. And rightly so. The man is one of the most prolific, most consistently creative songwriters in America.

Saturday

NYE & 50th Anniversary Celebration at Idle-A-While Bar

The new Idle-A-While opened in August 2015 on Channingway Boulevard in Reynoldsburg, and will host a New Year's Eve and 50th Anniversary Celebration, which features performances by Norman Whiteside and Rhythmic Fusion, the Project System, Jerry McMahan and Ev Jones.

Sunday

Condado adds build-your-own brunch

Condado Tacos announced it will introduce build-your-own taco options during weekend brunch service, starting Sunday, Jan. 1. Previously, the restaurant had offered pre-made taco options for brunch.