Fortress Fun Fridays: John Schwab

Join us for our first summer filled with Fortress Fun Fridays, featuring our free Summer Concert Series! First up is the John Schwab Band! Gates open at 7 pm performance starts at 8 pm. Come early and enjoy food trucks, lawn games, and the outdoor bars! Learn more about the John Schwab Band here: 

Groveport Road Closure

Franklin County will be shutting down Groveport Road at the bridge over Big Walnut (just east of the east round-about) next Tuesday, June 18th, at 9am for 3 days.  This closure is to perform required bridge maintenance. Click HERE for the full notice from Franklin County.

June Events at Fortress Obetz

First Annual Central Ohio Senior Bowl High School Football All-Star Game The first Annual Central Ohio Senior Bowl High School Football All-Star Game will be held Saturday, June 15th at 7:00 PM at the Fortress Obetz. This event will highlight some of the top high school graduates in the class of 2019 from all around Continue reading…

Summer Splash & Cinema

Join us at the Lancaster Park Splash Pad for our Summer Splash & Cinema Series! We will be extending the Splash Pad hours until 9 pm. Cool off at the Splash Pad and enjoy a family-friendly movie—bring chairs and a picnic! Free admission and popcorn! The lineup begins with “Ralph Breaks the Internet” on June Continue reading…

Sunflower Canvas Painting Class

Join Christine K. Jones at the Obetz Community Center for a canvas painting class. You will be painting a pair of sunflowers on a 9×12″ canvas with acrylics. Instructions, aprons, and all other supplies will be provided. Where: Obetz Community Center, 1650 Obetz Avenue, Obetz, Ohio 43207 When: Wednesday, June 12, 2019, at 6:30 PM Continue reading…

Obetz Summer Camp: Session Two

We are now accepting applications for the second session of the 2019 Obetz Summer Camp. Join us for games, arts and crafts, off-site field trips, and outdoor activities at the Obetz Community Center. Session two will be held from July 8th – August 1st. Children ages 6 – 8 will join us on Mondays and Continue reading…

Obetz Farmers’ Market

Join us tonight to support our local vendors at the first Obetz Farmers’ Market! The market will take place from 4-7 PM in the parking lot next to Veteran’s Park in downtown Obetz. The first 15 people to arrive will receive a gift!

Obetz Community Yard Sale List

The Obetz Community Yard Sale will be held on Friday, June 7th, and Saturday, June 8th, from 9 AM to 2 PM! Below is a list of participating households. If you have any questions please email Mikaela Lavy at 2161 Brett Court 4447 Bulter Farms Drive: Home Décor and furniture. 2354 Bridlewood Blvd 4267 Continue reading…

2019 Obetz Zucchinifest Pageant

We are now accepting entry forms for the 2019 Obetz Zucchinifest Pageant! The last day to enter a form is August 9th. All information pertaining to the Pageant can be foundHERE. Fill out an entry form here:

MORPC: Rickenbacker Area Study

Do you want to hear more about the future of the Rickenbacker area? Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC) recently took a comprehensive look at how they can strengthen the area’s communities, as well as their continued economic growth. Subjects include economic development, roadway improvement needs, workforce mobility, and housing affordability. Now they want to share their findings Continue reading…