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Jazz and Rib Fest Offers Something for Everybody

 Briana Gunter Jazz and Rib Fest Offers Something for Everybody

It’s hard to believe that it’s already time to lace up those rib bibs and pull out the folding lawn chairs, but indeed Columbus’ annual Jazz and Rib Festival is upon us yet again. For lovers of all things meaty and messy, there’s simply no better place to be this weekend in order to throw […]


Columbus Mega Summer Weekend 2010 – Vol. 10

Anne Evans Anne Evans Columbus Mega Summer Weekend 2010 – Vol. 10

Say goodbye to a Columbus DeeJay Legend. Andyman’s Public Remembrance is tonight at 6pm at the LC Pavilion. Downtown Live at the Darby Cafe is featuring The Ark Band tonight. The Heritage Concert Series continues tonight in Mayme Moore Park. Or learn about small business practices all day today at Indie Inc. Tonight and Friday, Blacklick […]


Smokin Joe’s Returns to Jazz & Ribs Festival


Joe “Smoke” Jackson has always known good barbecue. Growing up in South Carolina, his family has cooked and created barbecue dishes since he was a young child. When he decided to start up his business 14 years ago, he wanted to bring authentic barbecue to his new hometown of Columbus. He built two large Iron […]


2009 Jazz & Ribs Fest is Relocating to Arena District

Walker Evans Walker Evans

This year marks the 30th anniversary of the Columbus Jazz & Ribs Festival, and due to continued riverfront construction, the fest is moving over to the Arena District for its July 24-26 run. Last year’s festival was thrown a bit of a curveball when the Town Street Bridge was closed just days before the festival […]


Spare moments few for roaming ‘ribbers’

Walker Evans Walker Evans

The Dispatch wrote Spare moments few for roaming ‘ribbers’ Thursday, July 24, 2008 BY AARON BECK For most people, the 29th annual Columbus Jazz & Rib Fest will offer a respite from the routine. It promises a stroll along the Scioto River — a time to hear some music, meet friends and acquaintances, and, of […]


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