2014 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! Enjoy live performances including jazz , 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. Back this year is the Community Stage that will present more local bands and live dance performances from hip-hop to ballet to traditional ethnic styles by local community arts groups and more. You’ll also see talented young actors perform in an outdoor theater at the southwest corner of Bicentennial Park.

Main Stage

Friday, June 6, 2014

Time Performer Name Genre/Performance Type
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Silky Ray Band Blues
2:15 pm - 3:15 pm Andy Shaw Band Rock
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm Kid Runner Alternative
4:45 pm - 5:45 pm Topher James and Biscuit Brigade R&B
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm MODOC Rock
7:15 pm - 8:45 pm Ashley Martin Country
9:00 pm - 10:30 pm Phillip Fox Band Country

Saturday, June 7, 2014

Time Performer Name Genre/Performance Type
11:45 am - 12:45 pm Columbus Horns and Kavan Rock
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Chaquis Maliq Acoustic
2:15 pm - 3:15 pm The Salty Caramels Americana
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm Plaid Brixx Rock
4:45 pm - 5:45 pm Graceful Closure Alternative
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Maggie Green Jazz
7:15 pm - 8:45 pm Happy Chichester Rock
9:00 pm - 10:30 pm Erica Blinn & The Handsome Machine Rock

Sunday, June 8, 2014

Time Performer Name Genre/Performance Type
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm JD Eicher & the Goodnights (acoustic duo) Rock
2:15 pm - 3:15 pm Bassel & The Supernaturals Funk
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm Talisha Holmes Ensemble Jazz

Community Stage

Friday, June 6, 2014

Time Performer Name Genre/Performance Type
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Shiv Shakti Kirtan World Music/New Age
2:15 pm - 3:15 pm Katie Davis Acoustic
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm Erika Hughes & The Well Mannered Americana
4:45 pm - 5:45 pm Bridge Construction Alternative
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Buckles and Boots Americana
7:15 pm - 8:45 pm Grassahol Americana

Saturday, June 7, 2014

Time Performer Name Genre/Performance Type
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Rorschach Trio Jazz
2:15 pm - 3:15 pm Briar Rabbit Acoustic
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm John Morgan Acoustic
4:45 pm - 5:45 pm Just Friends Acoustic
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Kelly Zullo Trio Americana
7:15 pm - 8:45 pm Jovan and the Wild Things R&B

Sunday, June 8, 2014

Time Performer Name Genre/Performance Type
11:45 am - 12:45 pm Tye Solo
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Hillel Dance Group Dance Performance
2:15 pm - 3:15 pm Casey Redmond Solo

Word is Art Stage

Friday, June 6, 2014

Time Performer Name Genre/Performance Type

Saturday, June 7, 2014

Time Performer Name Genre/Performance Type
11:00 am - 11:15 am Eric Gnezda Author
11:15 am - 11:30 am Brad Pauquette Author
11:30 am - 11:45 am Catherine Maynard Author
11:45 am - 12:00 pm Heather Shaw Author
12:00 pm - 12:20 pm Mark Hersman Poet
12:20 pm - 12:40 pm Ian Cairns Poet
12:40 pm - 1:00 pm Amy Turn Sharp Poet
1:00 pm - 1:20 pm Kerry Trautman Poet
1:20 pm - 1:40 pm Eoin O'Brien Poet
1:40 pm - 2:00 pm Betty Bleen Poet
2:00 pm - 2:20 pm Julie Starzynski Poet
2:20 pm - 2:40 pm Deborah Strozier Poet
2:40 pm - 3:00 pm steve brightman Poet
3:00 pm - 3:20 pm Michael Stout Poet
3:20 pm - 3:40 pm Ara Hawkins Poet
3:40 pm - 4:00 pm Joanna Schroeder Poet
4:00 pm - 4:20 pm Javier Cintax Poet
4:20 pm - 4:40 pm Nathan Moore Poet
4:40 pm - 5:00 pm Emily Carnevale Poet
5:00 pm - 5:20 pm Sidney Jones Poet
5:20 pm - 5:40 pm Stephanee Killen Poet
5:40 pm - 6:00 pm Alexis Mitchell-Tremain Poet
6:00 pm - 6:30 pm Trina Stolec Poet
6:30 pm - 7:00 pm Hanif Abdurraqib Poet
7:00 pm - 7:30 pm Betsy Clark Poet
7:30 pm - 8:00 pm John Croke Poet

Sunday, June 8, 2014

Time Performer Name Genre/Performance Type
2:00 pm - 2:15 pm Sandra Gurvis Author
2:15 pm - 2:30 pm Beverly Zeimer Author
2:30 pm - 2:45 pm Wayne Rapp Author
2:45 pm - 3:00 pm Heather Shaw Author