Staff Writer
Columbus Parent
Featured event:

Sesame Street Presents:The Body! at COSI Columbus

NOW through January 4th, 2009

COSI Columbus

333 West Broad Street,

Columbus, OH 43215

(614) 228- COSI

December 19

An Axe, an Apple and a Buckskin Jacket

Young Jethro has three wishes for Christmas-"An Axe, an Apple and a Buckskin Jacket"-but these simple wishes seem out of reach until he is visited in a dream by Paul Bunyan, Johnny Appleseed, and Daniel Boone. Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for children. The performance is at the Vern Riffe Center, Studio Two, at the corner of State and High Streets. Shows are December 19-21, Friday at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday at 1 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. For more information visit

Cherish the Ladies' Celtic Christmas

Blending instrumental skill and beautiful voices, this power house group embodies all the facets of traditional Irish culture. Show is at 8 p.m. at the Southern Theatre, 21 E. Main St. Tickets start at $27. For more information visit

December 21

Christmas Brunch at Ohio Village

Start your experience at the American House Hotel with a splendid selection of brunch menu items. While dining you can visit with Charles Dickens and be entertained by the Ohio Village Singers as they perform traditional carols. Brunch is from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. at the Ohio Historical Society, 1982 Velma Ave. Reservations are required by calling (800) 686-1541. Brunch is $35 for adults and $15.95 for kids.