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GCAC Presents: Festival Latino 2015 to Spice up Downtown

 Rolanda Copley GCAC Presents: Festival Latino 2015 to Spice up Downtown

After humble beginnings as a five-hour pilot project by the City of Columbus in 1996, Festival Latino has become the largest Latin event in Ohio, offering a free, family-friendly event that celebrates Latin America with two days of children’s activities, music, food, fashion, art, and dance. Produced by CAPA (Columbus Association for the Performing Arts), […]

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Review: CD102.5 Summer Festival 2015

Matt Ellis Matt Ellis Review: CD102.5 Summer Festival 2015

Clear sky, temperatures in the 80s and thirteen national bands playing to a packed audience lounging around on the LC’s lawn. Yup, It’s that time of year again when CD102.5 throws its annual Summer Festival celebration of future musical stars along with a couple of bands that have been around almost as long as the […]

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Food Truck Fest Returns to Columbus Commons August 14-16

Walker Evans Walker Evans Food Truck Fest Returns to Columbus Commons August 14-16

The 5th Annual Food Truck Festival is exactly one month away! The popular Downtown event brings together over 60 of your favorite mobile food vendors for a three-day celebration of food, drink, music and sunshine at Columbus Commons. This year’s list of participating trucks and carts includes: aCutAbove, Aromaku, Barroluco Argentine Comfort Food and Bakery, Big Bamboo, BJ […]

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Photos: Doo Dah Parade 2015

Matt Ellis Matt Ellis Photos: Doo Dah Parade 2015

The 32nd annual Doo Dah Parade took place on this sunny (finally) afternoon of July 4th. Marchers of all shapes and sizes took to the streets of Victorian Village to entertain the thousands that turned out to partake in the festivities. For more information, visit www.doodahparade.com. To find more information on upcoming festivals, CLICK HERE for […]

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Photos: Comfest 2015

Matt Ellis Matt Ellis Photos: Comfest 2015

Intro by Walker Evans: Just like nearly every other festival this month, Comfest was hit hard with rain. The party with a purpose was shut down a few hours early on Friday night after steady rain waterlogged the grounds at Goodale Park, and while Saturday’s cooler temperatures and mist-like rain didn’t cancel the event, it […]

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Stonewall Columbus Calls on Community for Rainy Day Funding

Walker Evans Walker Evans Stonewall Columbus Calls on Community for Rainy Day Funding

Last weekend, the Columbus Pride festival was cancelled due to heavy rains. The cancellation was disappointing news for attendees at the event, but the news was even worse for Stonewall Columbus, the festival’s organizer and main beneficiary of funding generated by the event. “The Pride Festival generates about 25% of our operating budget,” explained Stonewall […]

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FIDLAR, Cayucas, Joywave, Genevieve and Bully Added to Summerfest Lineup

Walker Evans Walker Evans FIDLAR, Cayucas, Joywave, Genevieve and Bully Added to Summerfest Lineup

CD102.5 announced their completed three-day line up for 2015′s Summerfest event, taking place July 23rd to July 25th. National acts FIDLAR, Cayucas, Joywave, Genevieve and Bully will perform on Saturday, July 25th at The LC. The event will also feature local entertainment next door at the A&R Music Bar, including Nina West & Friends, DJ […]

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