The Red Carnation – William McKinley Memorial and Museum

Written: Danielle and Andrew Livelsberger Photography:  Andrew Livelsberger McKinley Memorial Background:William McKinley was the 25th President of the United States from March 4, 1897 until September 1901 when he was assassinated.  He kept America on the gold standard and fought to protect american industrial interests.  He successfully lead America to victory in the Spanish-American War….

Ohio Chinese Lantern Festival 2016

Written by Dani and Andrew Livelsberger Photography by Andrew Livelsberger Background:39 large, illuminated displays adorn the Natural Resources Park of the Ohio State Fairgrounds.  The Ohio Chinese Lantern Festival runs from from November 25th 2016 through January 2nd 2017.  Viewing times are 5pm to 10pm nightly.  The Event offers lighted silk lanterns, food vendors, and an…

Central Ohio Kennel Club Fall Dog Show

Written/Photography by Andrew Livelsberger Background:The Central Ohio Kennel Club (COKC) holds quarterly dog shows in Columbus.  Showcasing roughly 2000 dogs from all major breeds each show. Impression:I walked into the show to a sea of dogs!  If you love dogs or just enjoy watching dog shows on TV, this event is right up your alley….

Veteran’s Day Parade 2016

Written/Photography Andrew Livelsberger Background:Annual Columbus Veteran’s Day Parade, starting at Nationwide and High Street. Impression:A fun parade filled with veteran’s, veteran’s organizations and those who support those who served.

Columbus International Festival 2016

Written/Photography by: Andrew Livelsberger Background:Currently in it’s 61st year, the Columbus International Festival showcases the diversity in cultures that permeate the Columbus, Ohio area. Impression:I walked into the Celeste Center at the Ohio State Fairgrounds to the sounds of Bollywood.  The sites showed a diversity in cultures from all over the globe.  German and Irish,…

Hippiefest

Written by Andrew and Dani Livelsberger Photography by Andrew Livelsberger Background:An artistic gathering place located in Rockbridge, OH.  A place of art and ideas reminiscent of the 1960’s.  Hippiefest! Impression:We got there later and missed a lot of the performances, but from what we did see, this is a great event. Musicians played in 2…

Truro Township Fire – Accident Rescue Demo

Written/Photography by: Andrew Livelsberger Background:The Truro Township fire department serves the local community.  As part of community outreach, they demonstrate some of their work.  This demonstration is using heavy extraction tools to remove people from a vehicle involved in a car accident.  This demonstration occurred at the Reynoldsburg Tomato Festival. Impression:If you are lucky, you…