2016 Columbus Arts Festival Entertainment Schedule

The Columbus Arts Festival celebrates all of the arts. You’ll find plenty to experience in addition to the many talented visual artists from all over the country. The live entertainment during the event allows Columbus’ great local talent to shine! On the Main Stage, enjoy live performances including rock, pop, country, world music and much more performed by some of the Ohio’s best bands throughout the three-day event. Check out some of the finest spoken word artists on our Ohio Magazine Word is Art Stage, or see exciting dance performances on our Dance Stage. New this year will be our dedicated theatre venue, where you can enjoy Columbus’ vibrant theatre scene in action. You can also visit our two new music venues: the Jazz & Blues Club and the Acoustic Lounge, where you can sit down and enjoy a cold beverage as you listen to music.

Click on the dates below to see the list of performers on each stage.