June 6-8, 2014 at the riverfront

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Join us at the Riverfront
June 10, 11 & 12 2016!

The 2016 Columbus Arts Festival will take place at the downtown Riverfront on June 10, 11 & 12. The Riverfront will be transformed into a stunning outdoor art gallery as the nation’s top artists display their work and attract art enthusiasts from all over the country. In addition to hosting more than 300 nationally acclaimed artists, the Festival will feature fantastic gourmet fare from some of the city’s finest local restaurants, live music, theater, dance,spoken word performance, hands-on art activities and more—there’s something for everyone!

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Call for Coordinating Committee members

Interested in getting involved? The Columbus Arts Festival is seeking new Coordinating Committee members – dedicated individuals is responsible for pre-festival planning, as well as day-to-day on-site operations.

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Join us at the Second Annual Columbus Arts Festival 5K Run on Saturday Morning June 11, 2016

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The Columbus Arts Festival was once again voted in the top 25 in the country in 2015!

It’s never too late to buy from festival artists.

Our site has direct links to the web sites of festival artists dating back to 2009! If you saw something that you have been regretting not buying at the festival – you don’t have to wait until next June. All of our artists will be glad to ship their work back to Columbus!

+ Click here to go directly to the Artists Gallery

Festival Hours:  Friday & Saturday, 11 a.m. – 10:30 p.m. and Sunday, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

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Festival News

Visual Artist Applications Now Open for 2016 Columbus Arts Festival

Columbus, Ohio—The nationally acclaimed Columbus Arts Festival is now accepting online visual artist applications. The 55th annual festival will take place June 10, 11 & 12, 2016 along the Columbus …
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Performance Applications Now Open for the 2016 Columbus Arts Festival

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The nationally acclaimed Columbus Arts Festival is now accepting performing artist applications in music, dance and theatre. The 55th annual festival will take place June 10, 11 …
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Food Vendor Applications Now Available for the 2016 Columbus Arts Festival

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The nationally acclaimed Columbus Arts Festival is now accepting food vendor applications online. The 55th annual festival will take place June 10, 11 and 12, 2016 along …
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Art Shark at the
Columbus Arts Festival

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