Feeling superstitious? It may be Friday the 13th this weekend, but there’s nothing unlucky about these fun events! Enjoy a little time uptown, before heading out to the fairgrounds NEXT weekend for the Union County Fair. As always, let us know in the comments if we missed anything! –Theresa
Friday, July 13
Grab your chalk and your creativity and head to Partner’s Park with Marysville Art League to chalk the block Friday afternoon. This year’s theme is “Be Kind, Be You,” and word on the street is they’re offering prizes to the best artists in each age group!
This annual 5K race raises money for the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation. Last year’s event raised over $20,000 benefiting pediatric brain cancer research, so grab your sneakers and get ready to run for kids! You can sign up for the race here.
It’s time for another Friday night uptown! Come out and enjoy all your favorite local food vendors and live music from Columbus band SWAGG. The festivities kick off at 6 p.m.
It’s time again to party on the patios at Benny’s with 80’s-inspired local band The Reaganomics! This event has generated a ton of buzz already, so it’s sure to be a lively, fun time.
Saturday, July 14
Marysville Art League is hosting a pair of pottery workshops on Saturday afternoon. You can choose a piece of pottery and paint it yourself or create your own wind chimes from clay. Prices vary, and more info can be found here.
It’s time for the next round of this friendly culinary competition! Local chefs will face off to create dishes from farmers market finds and mystery ingredients. Come for the excitement of a cooking contest, stay for the fun of the farmers market.