Things to Do in Columbus, Ohio in February

Things to Do in Columbus, Ohio in February
Columbus, Ohio offers something for people of all ages and interests--even during the blustery month of February.

Ice Hockey

Watch live NHL action as the Columbus Blue Jackets hit the ice. Coors sponsors several nights in February, with the Coors Light Ice Cold Pub Hat Trick Combo night featuring a free pregame all-you-can-eat buffet, lower-level seats and a post game drink.


On weekends in February, join the races on the powdery slopes of Mad River Mountain with the Columbus Ski Club. The club also offers lessons in skiing and snowboarding

Sledding and Skating

By February, the snow has fallen, the ponds have frozen, and both Battelle Darby Creek and Blendon Woods Metro Parks offer sledding hills and outdoor ice skating areas.

Outdoor Show

If you're ready to dream about warmer weather, check out the Columbus Sports, Vacation, and Boat Show, which brings the latest in outdoor vacations to the State Fairgrounds every February. This trade show features exhibitors from boat manufacturers, fishing retailers, tourism associations, and other recreation industries.


Explore underground at the Olentangy Indian Caverns. Guided and self-guided tours are available for those who want to investigate the mysterious winding passages and subterranean rooms. Even as the temperature drops below zero above ground, the caverns maintain a steady 54 degrees year-round.

Article Written By Angela Harris

Angela Harris is a freelance writer in Greensboro, North Carolina. She holds a Bachelor's Degree in Communications from Appalachian State University. Her work has appeared in High Country Magazine and the Watauga Democrat Newspaper.

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