Staff Writer
Columbus Parent

Featured event

Tina deVaron's Mom's Night Out

With a voice and musical style reminiscent of Bonnie Raitt, daVaron turns her talents to the musical topic that dare not speak its name: MOTHERHOOD. At turns soulful, heartbreaking, funky, and downright hilarious, Tina's songs are a unique and rewarding experience.

Friday, September 26, 7:30 p.m.

The Abbey Theater

5600 Post Rd., Dublin

Tickets: $10

Advance sales: $7 for groups of 5

$5 groups of 10+

Saturday, September 27

Ghost Story Writing Workshop

Kids in grades 4-6 can put their creative writing skills to work with a special guest from Thurber House. This free event starts at 3 p.m. at Northwest Library, 2280 Hard Rd. For more information, call (614) 807-2626.

Potato Festival

Come to Ramseyer Farms for fun for the whole family. They have two 8-acre corn mazes, kids mazes, hayrides, corn crib chute, pick your own pumpkin and much more. Saturday from 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. and Sunday from 1 - 5 p.m. Festival is at 3488 Ramseyer Rd. in Wooster. Admission is $8.50 for adults and $6.50 for children 3-11.

Wee One's Art Instruction

This month at Marcy's Clayground read The Busy Little Squirrel and decorate a ceramic box. This class is for children age 3 and higher with a parent or guardian present. The program begins at 10 a.m. at Marcy's Clayground, 9842 Brewster Ln., Powell. The cost is $7 plus the cost of your pottery. For more information, call (614) 932-300.

Sunday, September 28

11th Annual New Albany Classic Invitational Grand Prix & Family Day

This fundraiser benefits the Columbus Coalition Against Family Violence and combines world-class equestrian competition with the Tween Brands concert featuring Demi Lovato and Jordan Pruitt, along with a host of family-friendly, fun activities. Tickets are $15. Children 12 and younger are admitted free with an adult. The Classic is held at the Wexner Residence, One Classic Dr., from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.