Summer Jam West is a grassroots, free arts and music festival held annually in Westgate Park. We commit to bringing music and permanent, public art to the Hilltop. At our festival, you’ll find live bands all day, local food trucks, local art and crafts, professional chalk artists and a free Children’s Art Zone.
Council President Pro Tem Elizabeth Brown will host a series of community office hours called “Meet Me at the Playground.” These playground-based conversations will give residents the opportunity to discuss their questions and concerns with President Pro Tem Brown in an informal setting. “You don’t have to have a child to come by and chat […]
Wonder what “Unexpected” features await for 2019? We won’t spoil all the tour’s surprises, but expect to see both unique original features as well as lots of modern updates. Interesting finds include a Sears catalog home, a working phone booth converted to a wine cabinet, a walkout basement art studio, and a vaulted Zen room. […]
Franklin County Auditor Michael Stinziano has announced his Community Hours meetings throughout the county for his first month in office. The meetings offer Franklin County residents an opportunity to let him know about their ideas, concerns and feedback. They continue a practice that Stinziano has done since he became an elected official more than a […]
Come catch the weaver fever and try your hand at weaving on a frame loom! In this 3.5-hour class led by Columbus fiber artist Sarah Harste, you’ll create a woven wall hanging from start to finish to take home with you. This workshop will cover the basics of weaving, including basic tabby weave, adding fringe […]
The Westgate Farmers Market runs the 1st & 3rd Saturdays of the month from June to October from 9am-1pm on the lawn of the West Gate Masonic Lodge (2925 West Broad Street)! We have local vendors of all kinds, fresh local produce, food trucks, kids activities & music! Our vendors accept cash or credit, and […]
Mums & Mummies – Come enjoy a FUN, FALL, Pre-Halloween Family afternoon in Westgate Park Buy locally grown Fall garden Mums in full color and wonderful homemade baked goods from Friends of Westgate Park, Columbus Ohio. Buy a few tickets to enter the RAFFLE for a chance to win some spooky sweet prizes. Costume Contest […]