Spring Plant Sale
Hosted by Columbus Botanical Garden’s Public BloomFest Plant Sale and Garden Market. Free. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. Columbus Botanical Garden, 3603 Weems Rd. www.columbusbotanicalgarden.org
Spring Fling Carnival
Carnival Midway. Spectacular adult ride and kiddy rides, carnival games, food and performances by David Smith, “The Human Cannonball”. Admission is free. Unlimited rides and single ride tickets will be sold daily on the midway. 4 p.m.-11 p.m. Friday; 12:30-9 p.m. Saturday; 4 p.m.-9 p.m. Sunday.
Uptown’s Spring Friday Night Concert Series is Back
Bring your lawn chair and blanket to Uptown. The family will enjoy a night of great music and fun. DEPARTURE: The Journey Tribute Band. Free. 7 p.m.-10 p.m. Free parking: RiverCenter Deck, 919 Broadway and CB&T Deck, corner of 11th St. and Front Ave. All outside food, coolers and beverages, (alcoholic and non-alcoholic) prohibited. 706-596-0111
Artwalk 2018 is a traveling reception connecting four centers of art-the Bo Barlett Center; the Corn Center; Frank Brown Hall and the Bradley Company Museum. 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Free.
5th Annual Wine Tasting
The 5th Annual Wine Tasting Mingle will be held at The Loft at 1032 Broadway. The event tickets are $40 ($50 at the door) and include wine samples all evening, food, music, access to an extensive silent action and a commemorative wine glass to take home at the end of the night. Proceeds benefit the Homeless Resource Network. connect.clickandpledge.com
Classic Albums Live: Led Zeppelin II
Classic Albums Live performs “Led Zeppelin II”, an album that defined the sound of ’70s hard rock and one of the best selling albums of all time. Pre show dinner 6:15 a.m. $32. Concert 7:30 p.m. $49. Bill Heard Theatre. www.rivercenter.org.
Red Devil Relay for Life Car Show
Cars, trucks and motorcycles show. Registration 10 a.m.-noon. $20/before event each vehicle; $25/day of event each vehicle. Top 50 get awards. Pre-register. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Free admission for public viewing. Central High School, 2800 Dobbs Drive. 334-448-8780
Southern Living Garden Party
Bloomers Lawn and Garden will host a Southern Living Plant Collection Garden Party. Plant experts will be on hand with demos, make and takes, refreshments, kids activities and more. Plant specials, sale items and giveaways. Container Gardening with evergreen plants (11 a.m.-1 p.m.) Free. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Bloomers Lawn and Garden, 6301 Macon Rd. 706-561-2555
Thunder in the Valley
Thunder in the Valley Air Show at the Columbus Airport. Two days of flying, static displays, games, food and entertainment for the entire valley. $10 a.m.-$5 p.m. daily. $10/advance tickets; $15/day of event; $8/advance military; children under 6 free. http://www.thunderinthevalleyairshow.com/buy-tickets/