Fun Activities for Spring & Summer

Fun Activities for Spring & Summer

Posted on Wednesday, April 3, 2024 by Visit Gahanna.

It's an exciting time in Gahanna as we celebrate anniversaries of both the city & the Creekside Blues & Jazz Festival! Shape your spring & summer schedule around these events & activities happening in the Ohio Herb Capital - including Herb Day & 25 Years of #CBJF. 



Herb Day - May 4

Celebrate Gahanna's Greenest Day of the Year: Herb Day! Join the Ohio Herb Center for the annual Herb Day on Saturday, May 4th from 10am-3pm at Creekside Plaza in Gahanna! Celebrate Gahanna's Herb Capital status and enjoy the plant sale, herb and plant-themed activities, and support local artists and herb-based vendors.​

Presenting Sponsor: Tina Wedebrook, Realtor at Re/Max Connection

Saturday, May 4th, 2024 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Click here to learn more about Herb Day.



Herb’n Restaurant Week - May 4 through 10

Herb'n Restaurant Week returns ➡️ MAY 4-10, 2024. The "Herb Capital" Culinary Experience starts on Herb Day this year! From May 4th-10th,  stop by the featured Gahanna restaurants & try their herb-infused dish. ? Participation is easy - just stop at one of the participating restaurants & order their special herbal dish!


We will announce the participating restaurants during the month of April. Cheers! 


Heart State Pop-Up Market - May 5




25th Anniversary of Creekside Blues & Jazz Festival - June 14-16

Now in its 25th year, The Creekside Blues & Jazz Festival, in Gahanna, gathers world famous groups and performers at a single place for you to enjoy the best Blues & Jazz in Ohio. The three-day cultural celebration for all ages, features world class musicians on 3 stages, mouthwatering cuisine, regional artisans, and more.

Click here to purchase tickets. 




Participate in the Herbal Cocktail Trail - Now through August 31

The Spring & Summer Herbal Cocktail Trail is here! This time - with 12 new offerings. Stop into one of the participating locations, grab a passport & receive six or more stamps to be eligible for our prize. We are happy to have two mocktail options as well. The trail runs NOW through August 31st.


Click here to see the full list!




Midweek at the Creek Returns!

This summer - music in downtown Creekside returns! Just come hang out in Creekside Plaza, grab a CORA drink & enjoy live music on Wednesday nights. We will have more information ready to share over the upcoming months.





Celebrating 175 Years of Gahanna - August 9-11

The City of Gahanna is planning some summer fun - celebrating the 175th anniversary of Gahanna! Save the date for 3 days of events, all centered around celebrating the history of Gahanna & looking towards its future.


August 9: Creekside Live, Celebrate Gahanna!

August 10: Gahanna’s 175th Anniversary Jubilee

August 11: Come Together Gahanna


Click here to learn more!