Tour de Grandview The race isn't until Sunday, but there will be a big Street Party along Grandview Avenue to kick off the event. The fun, which will include food, music, drinks and dancing, begins at 5:30 p.m. Park on Broadview or First avenues and walk over to Grandview Avenue.

Lavender Festival Upper Arlington resident Cheryl Olshove hosts the first annual Lavender Festival at her farm in Urbana. The "green" event will feature edible items, pottery, glass, watercolor in addition to Olshove's lavender-based offerings. The farm is located at 6332 Nine Mile Road in Urbana. For details, visit www.frecklebear.com.