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Columbus Arena District Digest | Week of April 29, 2019

From sporting events and concerts at Nationwide Arena to community gatherings and family-friendly festivals, there are a ton of events, activities and things to do with your loved ones.

With so much going on in the Arena District, deciding what to do and where to go can lead to information overload. To help you narrow down your choices, we’re offering the inside scoop on the top upcoming events in downtown Columbus each week.

Here is your Columbus Arena District Digest for the week of April 29, 2019:



Cinco De Nada

Sunday, May 5 | Nada | 10:30 AM

¡Salud! Cinco De Mayo is this weekend and what better way to celebrate than with margaritas, tacos and all your other Mex favorites? Join Nada—the authentic, modern Mexican restaurant located in the Arena District—for their Cinco De Nada event, featuring a day full of fun, drinks and great food. Party on!



Columbus Blue Jackets vs. Boston Bruins | Game 3

Tuesday, April 30 | Nationwide Arena | 7 PM


Columbus Blue Jackets vs. Boston Bruins | Game 4

Thursday, May 2 | Nationwide Arena | 7:30 PM

And we’re back for round two of the Stanley Cup Playoffs! After two strong games in Boston, our Columbus Blue Jackets are back at home for games 3 and 4 and need our support as they face the rough-and-tumble Bruins. Get your tickets and help cheer on the Jackets to a Stanley Cup victory!



Leon Bridges

Saturday, May 4 | EXPRESS LIVE! | 6 PM

Once an opener for the Rolling Stones and Harry Styles, Leon Bridges is coming to EXPRESS LIVE! on Saturday on his very own tour. The Top Ten, Grammy-winning artist is joined by Jess Glynne for his sold-out show. Experience a night of smooth singing and fantastic music. We’ll see you there!


What We’re Looking Forward To

Columbus Clippers vs. Charlotte Knights

Tuesday, May 7 | Huntington Park | 6:35 PM

Missing Clippers baseball this week? No worries, the Columbus Clippers will be back on May 7 to play ball against the Charlotte Knights. Plan a fun evening at Huntington Park to watch America’s favorite pastime in downtown Columbus. Get your tickets here!


Team Tory Presents Ohio Combat League 1

Friday, May 10 | EXPRESS LIVE! | 7 PM

Looking for night of action-packed entertainment? Look no further—Team Tory Presents Ohio Combat League 1 is coming to EXPRESS LIVE! on May 10, bringing you thrilling, adrenaline-pumping wrestling to enjoy. Plan ahead and purchase your tickets today.


Hunter Hayes

Saturday, May 11 | EXPRESS LIVE! | 7 PM

Attention country fans: the one and only Hunter Hayes will be taking over EXPRESS LIVE! on May 11, right here in Columbus! Experience Hayes and fellow country artist, Levi Hummon, take center stage during his Closer to You tour. You’ll leave wanting more! Grab your tickets while you still can.