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Council Announces Lower Ticket Tax, Separate Fund for Nationwide Arena

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Council Announces Lower Ticket Tax, Separate Fund for Nationwide Arena

After months of public input, the Greater Columbus Art Council’s (GCAC) proposed ticket fee has been considered and revised by Columbus City Council. Through the Columbus Art Alliance, council has established two funding streams: the Creativity Fund and the Stabilization Fund, designated for GCAC grants and capital improvements at Nationwide Arena, respectively. “This proposal is […]

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Fleetwood Mac

  Fleetwood Mac

Legendary, GRAMMY-award winning band Fleetwood Mac announced today a North American tour, set to kick off in October and travel through 50+ cities ending in Spring of 2019. Produced by Live Nation, the tour will feature the newly announced line-up of Mick Fleetwood, John McVie, Stevie Nicks, and Christine McVie along with newcomers Mike Campbell […]

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Never Built Columbus: Stadiums and Arenas

Brent Warren Brent Warren Never Built Columbus: Stadiums and Arenas

The last year of uncertainty surrounding the future of the Columbus Crew SC has led to plenty of speculation about where it might make sense to build a new soccer stadium, and has even inspired at least one very specific proposal for a site downtown. When the news broke on October 12 that a new ownership […]

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Phil Collins: Not Dead Yet Tour

  Phil Collins: Not Dead Yet Tour

Phil Collins Not Dead Yet, Live! tour is coming to North America – the limited engagement tour by the legendary performer will feature Collins’ longtime guitarist Daryl Stuermer, keyboardist Brad Cole, bassist Leland Sklar, percussionist Luis Conte & his 16-year-old son Nicolas on drums along with a horn section and backup singers. The sequel to […]

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Restaurant Roundup: News from Condado, High Bank Distillery & more

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Restaurant Roundup: News from Condado, High Bank Distillery & more

Columbus has so many new restaurants, expansions, menu updates and other changes, sometimes it’s hard to keep up with everything. That’s why our Restaurant Roundup series was designed to keep you informed with the latest and greatest updates. Here’s what’s new in the local dining scene: High Bank Distillery The Grandview bar and restaurant has […]

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Maroon 5: Red Pill Blues Tour

  Maroon 5: Red Pill Blues Tour

Three-time GRAMMY® Award-winning multiplatinum band Maroon 5 have announced their upcoming 2018 world tour produced by Live Nation, happening in conjunction with the release of their highly anticipated new studio album, Red Pill Blues. The first leg of the band’s Red Pill Blues world tour kicks off out west in May and includes a September […]

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New Ticket Tax Exemptions Announced for Smaller Venues and Events

Walker Evans Walker Evans New Ticket Tax Exemptions Announced for Smaller Venues and Events

After multiple rounds of public input, representatives from the Greater Columbus Arts Council (GCAC) have unveiled some revisions and exemptions to its ticket fee proposal that would help fund local arts and performance venues through a 7 percent tax. Essentially, the new exemptions would apply to smaller venues and smaller events, keeping them outside the realm […]

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