Columbus Festivals & Shows

Columbus Festivals & Shows Columbus is the perfect place to party at a city-wide festival. Our list will clue you in on the fun events in the capital city so you can mark an X on your calendar for a festival on tap, a festival in the dark, a festival in the park and even a festival where moms rock!

Columbus Beerfest!
Make plans to be on tap for the Annual Columbus Beerfest. The Greater Columbus Convention Center plays host to 5,000 beer connoisseurs, overflowing with excitement to belly up to 210 craft beers on the Festival's Main Floor and another 15 rare beers in the Connoisseurs Tasting Reception each night. Bring your designated driver!

Address: 400 N High St., Columbus, OH 43215 - MAP

Park Street Fest Park Street District
Get ready for a whole lot of family fun at the Park Street Festival. The event features two days of entertainment and activities for all ages, including the nine live bands, a Kids Fair, Autograph sessions with local athletes, and the Harley Davidson Bike Fest Night where the best bike rides off with the winner's trophy!

Address: 511 Park S., Columbus, OH 43215 - MAP

Columbus International Film & Video Festival
Get your ticket to the oldest film festival in North America, the Columbus International Film & Video Festival. Release your inner film critic for six days in downtown Columbus when you watch powerful films from up-and-coming film makers. Come to be entertained and leave with your mind and heart changed.

Phone: (614) 444-7460

Asian Festival Corporation
Find out why the Annual Asian Festival attracts over 100,000 people a year. The event brings together fifteen Asian communities to showcase their cultural heritage through Asian music, games, and cuisine. The festival also hosts martial arts workshops and the spectacle of the world-renowned Dragon Boat Races.

Address: Franklin Park Conservatory, 1777 E Broad St., Columbus, OH 43203 - MAP
Phone: (614) 402-3384

Jazz and Rib Fest
There's music in the air and ribs on the grill at the Jazz and Rib Fest. The most anticipated summertime festival is the capital city's largest free outdoor music festival and one of the nation's biggest rib cook-offs. Enjoy listening to the coolest jazz music and savoring the tastiest BBQ in the country.


Ohio State Fairgrounds
Get your tickets to the Ohio State Fairgrounds in Columbus. Whether you want to see the hottest music concerts, get smart at interactive educational exhibits, get up on stage with hypnotists and magicians, watch a rodeo or any other show, the Ohio State Fair is certain to have an event on its fairgrounds for you.

Address: 717 E 17th Ave., Columbus, OH 43211 - MAP
Phone: (614) 644-3247