Summer Fun in Dublin

The Memorial Tournament

5/29 – 6/4      

The Muirfield Village Golf Club

Experience golf at its finest during Memorial Tournament week! Hosted by golf legend Jack Nicklaus at his own internationally acclaimed Muirfield Village Golf Club, the tournament is played each year in the honor of greats of the game. As an invitational tournament, the Memorial attracts a top-ranked field. See the top PGA professionals play on Jack’s course for an action-packed week.

Monday – Wednesday are practice rounds. Thursday – Sunday is tournament play.  Tickets are available at

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OhioHealth Hoofit Walk w/the Zoo

6/6, 7/11, 7/25

9:30 – 11:30am

Columbus Zoo & Aquarium

Grab your walking shoes and head to the Zoo for another season of HOOFit! Learn key tips to staying healthy this summer from an OhioHealth physician while Zoo animal experts share how our animals stay fit! To pre-register or see more event details, visit


Dog Days of Dublin


1:00 – 4:00pm          

Chelsea Borough Home

During the next Historic Dublin Irish Saturday, Bri-Hi Square will be celebrating Cannes far and wide! This is for your furry friends and your family to spend the day outside exploring the happenings of the heart of Dublin.

Start off in Bri-Hi Square behind Mezzo. There you’ll find a series of vendors setup to sell gifts and treats just for your furry best friend. There you’ll find a booth for the Ohio State University Veterinarian Medical Center of Dublin. They will be handing out treats from PetPeople and a free map to the “Chase Your Tail, Puppy Trail!” Follow your map through Historic Dublin while browsing the different shops while receiving a doggy treat for your furry pal at each.

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Irish Second Saturday          

6/10, 7/8             

1:00 – 3:00pm

Historic Dublin                 

Bring your friends and family to Historic Dublin for a Saturday filled with Irish experiences. Enjoy free Irish-themed music, entertainment as well as a themed arts craft, discounts on shopping at Ha’Penny Bridge Imports of Ireland and much more at Irish Second Saturday’s.

You and your family can go on an adventure through Historic Dublin to find all the Irish Fairy Doors of Dublin!

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Sundays at Scioto          

6/11 – 7/30          

7:00pm – 8:00pm

Scioto Park        

The 34th annual DAC Sundays at Scioto summer concert series will take place on ten Sunday evenings, June 11-July 30, 2017 in the Scioto Park amphitheater, 7377 Riverside Dr. in Dublin. Concerts showcase local and regional performing artists that include almost every musical taste, from Latin jazz to big band swing and traditional Celtic music to country rock. Concerts begin at 7pm and conclude at approximately 8:30pm each week. Concerts are free.

Guests are encouraged to bring lawn chairs or blankets to the amphitheater. Dinner and dessert will be offered for sale each week by food trucks and Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt. A portion of sales benefit the free concert series.

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Zoofari 2017    


7:30pm – 1:00am

Columbus Zoo & Aquarium         

Get ready for one wild night!  Zoofari 2017, presented by Nationwide Insurance, is the Zoo’s annual, adults-only fundraiser featuring more than 100 central Ohio restaurants and bars serving appetizer portions of their signature dishes and specialty drinks. Guests “graze” their way through the Zoo enjoying live entertainment on multiple stages scattered throughout Zoo grounds. Come with friends, wine and dine your business associates, entertain your out-of-town guests or reward hard-working employees—don’t miss Columbus’ best summer party! It is bound to be one wild night as the Zoo’s adults-only premier fundraising event takes place. It’s a whole new park after dark!

zoofari 2017

World’s Largest Swim Lesson      


10:00 – 11:00am

Zoombezi Bay Waterpark         

The world’s top water safety and training organizations join forces to present The World’s Largest Swim Lession (WLSL) to build awareness about the vital importance of teaching children to swim to help prevent drowning.

The very basic 30 minute lesson will take place at the Wild Tides Wave Pool and will be conducted by instructors from the local community that have a current swim instructor ceritification. Only WLSL participants will have access to the wave pool during the event.

To participate in the WLSL, you must be between the ages of 2 to 12 years of age, pre-registration is recommended but not required. Any participate under the age of 10 must have a parent or guardian present to participate. If you would like to register that day, stop by the Zoombezi Bay Season Pass Gate.

Registration is FREE for Season Pass Holders. There is a $10 cost for participants which includes admission to the Zoo and Zoombezi Bay for the day and the lesson.

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Independence Day Celebration      


Dublin Coffman High School

Schedule of Events: 

8 a.m.: Annual Sherm Sheldon Fishing Derby at the Dublin Community Recreation Center pond.

9:30 a.m.: Inflation Celebration at Graeter’s Ice Cream.

11 a.m.Parade in Historic Dublin.


5 p.m.: Skyhoundz Hyperflite Canine Frisbee Competition outside Coffman High School Stadium.

5-9 p.m.: Enjoy live music all evening

8-9:45 p.m.:  Jam out with Grammy winning artist, Peter Frampton.

9:50 p.m.: Fireworks

Free admission on July 4th, bleacher seating is available. No tickets will be given, seating is first come first served.

*Anyone over the age of 4 must be wearing a wristband to gain entrance to the Dublin Coffman High School Stadium.

Wristbands Sales

Dublin residents and Dublin School District residents will be able to purchase Stadium wristbands guaranteeing access to the event beginning June 19th at 8am.

All sales take place at the Dublin Community Recreation Center during normal operating hours.

Stadium wristbands are $5 and are limited to 8 per household.

Stadium wristbands will not be needed to access the Kids area. Unsold Stadium wristbands will be free to the general public and available on a first-come, first-served basis beginning at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, July 4 at Dublin Coffman High School Stadium.

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Arthritis Foundation Auto Show      


Metro Center Business Park      

Join car enthusiasts and spectators from across the Midwest as they descend upon Dublin, Ohio on July 13-15, 2017, to wander among 1,500 street rods and classic cars as part of the 35th annual Annual Arthritis Foundation Classic Auto Show and Cruise-In.

Don’t miss the fun and nostalgia of this popular annual fundraiser that takes place in Dublin’s Metro Center Business Park. Street rods, classic cars and street machines will vie for 100 trophies. Mercedes Benz, BMW, Shelby and Nissan 300ZX and 300ZXTT will be honored.

On Saturday, classic automobiles are the focus. A great oldies concert will finish out the weekend on Saturday evening. Enjoy food, drink & great cars!

dublin car show 

Dublin Irish Festival    

8/4 – 8/6    

Coffman Park    

Celebrate 30th years of Irish Attitude at the Dublin Irish Festival!

Explore cultural stages featuring storytelling, folklore, music and hands-on workshops. Discover Ireland’s traditional instruments while learning to play the fiddle or tin whistle. Be transported back into Irish history when you visit a 10th Century Irish village—a time when Irish hero Brian Boru chased the Danes out of the Emerald Isle. Watch Irish dancers compete in the Columbus Feis—a competition that attracts 1,300 of the nation’s best Ceili dancers. Meet Celtic Canines or research your genealogy. Shop the Emerald Isle or the Irish Marketplace for imported and handmade goods. Watch Celtic sports competitions. Attend a Gaelic mass or sample an endless variety of Irish food and drink.

Tickets: Presale: One-Day: $10 / Weekend: $25  Festival Weekend: General: $15 / Senior (60+), Military and Student: $13

Hours: Friday: 4 p.m. – Midnight  Saturday: 11 a.m. – Midnight  Sunday: 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.

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