Pokémon GO-Fest

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November 6, 2016 from 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM


Lausche Building
Ohio Expo Center
Columbus, OH 43211

School Rocks! 5K and PokéFun Loot Run

From 8:30 AM until 12:00 noon participants in the School Rocks! 5K and PokéFun Run will have exclusive access to Pokémon GO Lure Zone that will be set up at the OHIO Entrance Sign Pokéstop at the north end of the Ohio Expo Center fairgrounds just outside the Lausche Building. Join one of the races and spend all morning exercising, having Flying Poké-Pancakes at the character breakfast and catch all the Pokémon you can find. You can register for one of the races at

Flying Poké-Pancake Breakfast

If running or walking a race course isn't your style you can still have exclusive access to the Poké-lure Zone by registering for the Flying Poké-Pancake Breakfast which includes appearances and photo ops with Pokéman characters Pikachu and Charmander!  The Flying Poké-Pancake Breakfast starts at 10:30 AM and is served until Noon.  You can register for the breakfast below or at Kidslinked.com/LearningRocks.

Poké Food Drive Party

Another great Pokémon-catching opportunity at KidsLinked.com's Learning Rocks! Education Expo, and this one gives you the chance to help others, help you catch Pokémon and maybe win some prizes! 12-3pm we will have a food fund raiser to benefit the Children's Hunger Alliance

If you make a donation of any cash amount, you can spend time in the Poké-zone catching Pokémon and you will also be registered to win a Poké-prize package that will be given out in a random drawing at 3:15 PM. 

As a bonus, from 1:00 PM until 2:00 PM you will be able to meet Pokémon characters Pikachu and Charmander, and take selfies that will make your friends pocket-monster-green with envy! Admission to the Learning Rocks! Education Expo is free. The Ohio Expo Center charges $5 for parking.The Food Fund Raiser and prize registration area is inside the Lausche Building at the Children's Hunger Alliance booth.

November 6, 2016 from 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM