COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — From the Columbus Symphony’s tribute to Aretha Franklin to more than a million bricks on display at Brick Fest Live, there’s no shortage of things to do this Martin Luther King Jr. weekend in central Ohio. 

Blue Jackets vs. Hurricanes: Jan. 12

The Columbus Blue Jackets face the Carolina Hurricanes.
Nationwide Arena – 200 W. Nationwide Blvd. Tickets. 7 p.m. 

Godfrey at the Funny Bone: Jan. 13-15 

Comedian Godfrey is performing five shows this weekend. 
Funny Bone – 145 Easton Town Center. Tickets. Times vary.

Ohio RV and Boat Show: Through Jan. 14

The annual show showcases what is new in the camping, boating and outdoor enthusiasts’ industries. Learn more here
Ohio Expo Center – 717 E. 17th Ave. Tickets. Times vary. 

Great Train Show: Jan. 14-15 

View more than 30 exhibitors, operating models on display, attend workshops and browse more than 200 tables of trains for sale. 
Ohio Expo Center – 717 E. 17th Ave. Tickets. Times vary.

Respect: A Tribute to Aretha Franklin: Jan. 14

The Columbus Symphony Orchestra is saluting the Queen of Soul with a tribute concert this weekend. Learn more here.
Ohio Theatre – 39 E. State St. Tickets. 8 p.m. 

Brick Fest Live: Jan. 14-15

More than a million bricks on display, Brick Fest features life-size models, interactive exhibits, Lego merchandise and more. 
Greater Columbus Convention Center – 400 N. High St. Tickets. Times vary. 

Columbus Zoo Martin Luther King Jr. Community Donation: Jan. 16

The Columbus zoo is honoring Martin Luther King, Jr. Day by donating a portion of proceeds to the Central Ohio branch of the NAACP in honor of Dr. King’s work. With each paid admission, $1 will be donated on January 16, 2023 during Zoo operating hours. 
Columbus Zoo and Aquarium – 4850 W Powell Rd. Details. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

Dublin Martin Luther King Jr. Civic Service Series: Jan. 16 

Dublin is hosting a behavioral health impact talk and service project with Dublin’s senior living facilities to celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. 
Dublin Community Recreation Center – 5600 Post Rd. Register. 10 a.m., 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. 

Blue Jackets vs. Rangers: Jan. 16

The Columbus Blue Jackets face the New York Rangers. 
Nationwide Arena – 200 W. Nationwide Blvd. Tickets. 7 p.m.

For more events, view NBC4’s community calendar.