Columbus becomes a holiday wonderland this 2015 Christmas season as visions of sugarplums, Santa, reindeer, and festive holiday events make Columbus indeed a merry place to be. With so much going on during the holidays, your friends and neighbors here at your Columbus new and used car headquarters, Germain Toyota Scion of Columbus, want to help simply your holiday event planning. So we put together the following handy guide to the many of the fun-filled holiday events and activities happening throughout the metro Columbus area.
Shadowbox Lives’ 24th Annual Holiday Hoopla & Scrooge. Nov. 20 – Jan. 3 – Enjoy a unique and hilariously adult take on the holidays as this rockin’ central Ohio Christmas comedy tradition returns to Shadowbox Live on South Front Street. Then enjoy a musical re-telling of Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, Nov. 30 – Dec. 28.
26th Annual “Wildlights” At The Columbus Zoo & Aquarium – Nov. 17 – Jan. 4 – The Columbus Zoo comes alive this holiday season with a spectacular array of holiday fun. Events include an Electric Yuletide, special Disney On Ice animated light show, Santa’s Holiday Home, Bob Evans Polar Express, camel rides, Santa’s Reindeer Corral, and much more.
Merry & Bright Lights At The Franklin Park Conservatory, Nov. 21 – Jan. 3 – The Spirit of the Season is on spectacular display. Enjoy the annual gingerbread competition, model holiday railroad display, live entertainment, sparkling holiday lights, and a whole lot more.
Downtown Columbus Segway Holiday Lights Tour, Dec. 5 – 23 – Tour all of Downtown Columbus’ festival holiday decorations on a Segway as you enjoy your personal holiday music soundtrack.
Ballet Met’s The Nutcracker at The Ohio Theater, Dec. 11-27 – Delight to this timeless tale of Clara, a magical nutcracker, and the unforgettable music of Tchaikovsky performed by the outstanding Columbus Symphony. Incredible costumes and inspired choreography make this one of the season’s “can’t miss” events.
The Legendary Lights Of Clifton Mill, Nov. 28 – Jan. 1 – The historic Clifton Mill located about 40 southwest of Columbus once again decks itself out in a dazzling holiday display of 3.5 million lights. Visit the miniature outdoor holiday village, the Santa Claus Museum, historic toy collection, and Santa’s Workshop. Cancer survivors get in free on Dec. 18 with proceeds benefiting the American Cancer Society.
Ohio Statehouse Tree Lighting & Holiday Festival – Dec. 2 – Enjoy the lighting of the official Christmas Tree along with a special appearance by Santa and Mrs. Claus. This fun family event also includes holiday music, kids’ activities, special performances, and refreshments. Get your picture taken with Santa!
Downtown Grand Illumination At Bicentennial Park, Dec. 4 – One of the biggest holiday celebrations in Columbus returns to Bicentennial Park and the Scioto Mile. The area is ablaze with a stunning light show, an array of holiday activities, and a special appearance by Santa. Proceeds benefit local charities.
Columbus Symphony Orchestra And Chorus Annual Holiday Pops Concert at the Ohio Theatre, Dec. 5 – 7 – Join Columbus’ premier musical organization for a wonderful evening of your favorite holiday music.
Columbus Zoo Holiday Events – Dine With Santa Dec. 8 – 13 and enjoy Jack Hanna’s Home for the Holidays with “Santa Paws” on Dec. 12
Unwrap Holiday Savings At Germain Toyota of Columbus
No matter where you go for the holidays, you’ll get there in style in a new or pre-owned Toyota from Germain Toyota of Columbus. We’re unwrapping spectacular holiday savings at your preferred Columbus Toyota dealer. Take advantage of special offers on our entire lineup of new 2015 Toyota cars and trucks. Plus, you’ll save even more with our Certified Pre-Owned Toyotas and our wide selection of quality pre-owned vehicles. If you’re on a budget this holiday season, we have lots of used vehicles priced under $10,000 from which to choose. We also make it easy to value your trade online.
Visit our Columbus Toyota dealership conveniently located at 5711 Scarborough Blvd., Columbus, OH 43232 and let us put a new or pre-owned Toyota under your tree this Christmas. For New Car Sales, please call 888-711-8804. For Pre-Owned vehicles, call 877-690-1858. For Service, call 877-586-4446.