100 things to do before you graduate: 21-30

From the August 15, 2013 edition

21. CHANNEL YOUR INNER TRIVIA MASTER AT BODEGA

1044 N. High St., Short North

614-299-0399

columbusbodega.com

Pull a few friends together for a night of fine beer and trivia at Bodega. Every Sunday night the bar hosts one of the most popular trivia nights in Columbus. Tables start filling up early, so get there by 8 p.m. and put your thinking cap on.

22. BUST A MOVE AT LADIES EIGHTIES

1151 N. High St., Short North

614-291-8856

skullys.org

It’s a Thursday night staple for the booty-shaking set. Skully’s Music Diner lets the ladies in free, plays the hits and the place parties all night long. Don’t miss it.

23. PICK UP AN ORIGINAL DESIGN LAB PIECE AT SUBSTANCE

783 N. High St., Short North

614-299-2910

shopsubstance.com

Looking for a classic, locally made wardrobe? Stop by Substance in the Short North. Affordably priced, this boutique carries everything from organic tees to locally crafted accessories and their own Design Lab line.

24. DIP INTO THE SWEET POTATO FRIES AT TIP TOP

73 E. Gay St., Downtown

614-221-8300

tiptopcolumbus.com

They’re crave-worthy and amazing. Trade up for the sweet potato fries with your sandwich at Downtown’s Tip Top — and don’t forget to dunk them in the spicy mayo.

25. DIG IN TO OHIO FOODS AT THE CLINTONVILLE FARMERS MARKET

3519 N. High St., Clintonville

614-341-7131

clintonvillefarmersmarket.org

From May to October, High Street comes alive on Saturday mornings with the Clintonville Farmers Market. It’s a great place to get familiar with the bounty produced by Ohio farmers and growers. Find local honey, have a taste of some local goat cheese or buy a bagful of juicy, late-summer tomatoes.

26. WATCH A BROADWAY MUSICAL IN DOWNTOWN COLUMBUS

Ohio Theatre Box Office

39 E. State St., Downtown

614-469-0939

capa.com

You don’t have to go to New York to enjoy the best of the Great White Way. Award-winning plays and musicals hit the Ohio and Palace theaters, with discounted student tickets going on sale two hours before showtime.

27. TAP YOUR TOES TO A COLUMBUS JAZZ ORCHESTRA SHOW AT SOUTHERN THEATRE

21 E. Main St., Downtown

614-340-1896

jazzartsgroup.org

The historic Lincoln Theatre — home to the local jazz scene since 1928, and newly renovated and reopened — is the perfect location to check out the swinging sounds of the Columbus Jazz Orchestra.

28. MAKE YOUR OWN CANDLES AT THE CANDLE LAB

1251 Grandview Ave., Grandview

614-488-2009

thecandlelab.com

With more than 120 fragrances to choose from, you’re bound to find one that pleases you (and your roommate!) as you pour your own candle. Selections range from floral to fruity, along with tasty scents like Cookies & Cream and Cake Batter.

29. FLOAT DOWN THE LAZY RIVER AT ZOOMBEZI BAY

4850 W. Powell Rd., Powell

614-645-3465

zoombezibay.com

You can pack in plenty of action at the giant water park adjacent to the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium. By the end of the day, you’ll deserve a gentle trip down Croctail Creek — 850 feet of pure, wet relaxation.

30. WATCH THE COLOR FLUTTER BY AT FRANKLIN PARK CONSERVATORY

1777 E. Broad St., Downtown

614-645-8733

fpconservatory.org

Beginning in March and continuing through summer, check out butterflies from around the world dancing among the exotic flora. The colorful creatures are part of the Blooms and Butterflies Exhibition, and students with a valid ID pay only $9.

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