Community Day is the first Sunday of every month. Residents of Columbus and Franklin County receive free General Admission. Identification is required.
Community Days include access to the entirety of our gardens and collections and current daytime exhibitions. Admission to Special Engagements (Chihuly Nights, Pumpkins Aglow, Conservatory Aglow) is not included. Please read the FAQ.
October Community Day Theme: Celebrating Steve Harrison’s Franklin the Peoples Park
10:30am-12pm: The Royal Oak initiative chess club will be setting up chess boards (life size and regular size) where people will be able to play chess and learn a bit about the game.
11:30am-1:30pm: The OGplayers performance in the John F. Wolfe Palm House
12-2pm: Picnic in the Palm House with complimentary hotdogs and veggie dogs (first come first served)