Programs and Events

From solemn remembrances to fundraisers, lawn parties and movies under the stars, the Abbey is the setting of meaningful, educational and entertaining programs.

Movie Under the Stars – The Invasion of the Body Snatchers (Friday, Sept. 13, 7:30-10pm)

They’re here already! You’re next! You’re next, You’re next…!  Last movie of the season.  Hope you’ll be there.  For more info, click here.

Fall Service Day at the Abbey (Saturday, September 14, 9am – 3pm)

Come for a couple of hours or come for the day. We need YOUR help to get the Abbey ready for all the upcoming fall events.  We’ll provide the lunch and snacks if you’ll lend us a hand.  For more info, click here.

1st Annual Classic & Exotic Car Show (Saturday, Sept. 21, 10am-2pm)

Displayed on the Green Lawn Abbey sweeping lawn will be a spectacular array classic and exotic cars. Stroll the grounds with good friends and car enthusiasts enjoying fabulous foods, classic music and cocktails. You won’t want to miss the private champagne brunch inside featuring classic cocktails, fabulous silent auction, and private tours of the elegant Abbey, click here.

Spirits & Spells (Saturday, October 12, time TBD)

Honoring Howard Thurston and his legacy as a world-renowned magician who is celebrated still today, witness magical feats performed on stage and warm to the magical glow of the Abbey by candlelight.  Fabulous Death by Chocolate buffet not to be missed.   More information closer to time of event.

Tales from the Crypt (Friday, October 25 & Saturday, October 26, times TBD)

Green Lawn Abbey is the final resting place of an amazing array of fascinating people. Tour the Abbey during Tales from the Crypt, held in October, and meet some of these amazing people who helped shape Columbus.  More information closer to time of event.

Your Event

Rent the Abbey for a private event or memorials/service.

For additional information or questions, please call 614-60ABBEY (614-602-2239) or email at friends@greenlawnabbey.org.