Recreation Activities

Frankfort Square Events  

  • October 2nd: Movie 7:30pm: The Addams Family-PG: Parents be advised about rating before attending with youth. 
  • October 16th: Halloween Pumpkin Carving/Painting Contest: 
  • October 28th: DBA Downtown Trick or Treat Event: 4pm-6pm: CPR will be running music and a short movie. 

Halloween Lights Contest

  • Entries due by October 16th Facebook 
  • Judging October 19-31st 
  • Show off your Halloween decorating skills an compete to win $50 Columbus Bucks. Must be within city limits.
  • Registration forms are due by October 16.

Halloween Pumpkin Carving/Painting

  • Frankfort Square, October 16th 2pm 
  • Bring your Pumpkin (painted or carved) to Frankfort Square on October 16th to be judged in our first ever Halloween Pumpkin Contest. Categories will be: 
    • Scariest Pumpkin 
    • Silliest Pumpkin 
    • Most Creative
    • Best Overall Painted Pumpkin 
    • Best Overall Carved Pumpkin 
  • Judges will be locals of the Columbus area. Winners will get $10 Columbus Bucks and a Medal! 
  • Registration Form
  • Register Online

Pumpkin Run 

  • October 23rd, 10am at Pawnee Park: Tennis Courts 
  • Join us for the 1st Annual Pumpkin Run. We will start at the tennis courts, travel through the park, around East Pawnee Park, and circle back by the Pawnee Plunge. The finish line will end at the tennis courts. 
  • Costumes are encouraged but not required. 
  • $10/Participant now until October 10th 
  • $15/Participant October 11-21st. 
  • Register HERE

Flick and Float

  • October 30, 4pm Aquatic Center
  • Movie: Hotel Transylvania 
  • Time: 4pm
  • Cost: $5/Person
  • Come and enjoy a fun movie while you float 
  • Register Here

Upcoming Community Events to Mark in your Calendar 

  • Every Saturday: Farmer's Market-Frankfort Square: 8am-12pm 
  • 2nd: Movie in Park: Addams Family-Frankfort Square 7:30pm 
  • 6th: Friends of Music-Ball in the House: 7pm Nantkes Performing Arts Center
  • 8-10: Harvest Cup Soccer Tournament- Wilderness Park 
  • 10: Walk to Remember-Pawnee Park 1pm
  • 16: Halloween Pumpkin Carving/Painting Competition 2pm Frankfort Square
  • 23: 1st Annual Pumpkin Run- 10am-Frankfort Square. Register Here
  • 23: Worship and Prayer in the Square Event: 2pm-8pm Frankfort Square
  • 23: Out of the Darkness Walk: 1pm Memorial Stadium- Pawnee Park 
  • 25: YMCA Turkey Trot Registration Starts: getmeregistered.com 
  • 28: DBA Downtown Trick or Treat Event. 4pm-6pm. Spooky (kid friendly) Tunes in the Square 4-6pm, 6pm Short Scooby Doo Halloween Film. 
  • 30: YMCA Club Basketball Begins 
  • 30: Flick and Float: Hotel Transylvania @ the Aquatic Center- 4pm/ 
  • 31: Happy Halloween! 


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