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160 S High Street
Columbus, OH 43215 United States
http://columbuscommons.org/

June 2019

Food Truck Food Court

June 20 @ 3:00 pm - 3:01 pm
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Weekly event at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until October 31, 2019
Columbus Commons, 160 S High Street
Columbus, OH 43215 United States
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On one glorious day each week, food trucks invade Columbus Commons. CDDC will continue to offer the downtown daytime population access to Columbus' best food trucks. Eight trucks will be featured, along with two rotating each month to provide variety for patrons. 

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Commons For Kids

June 21 @ 10:00 am - August 23 @ 1:00 pm
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Weekly event at 10:00 am on Friday, repeating until August 9, 2019
Columbus Commons, 160 S High Street
Columbus, OH 43215 United States
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Our Friday morning focus is officially on the kids of Columbus. From 10 am - 1pm, give the carousel a whirl or hit the bounce houses free of charge. We’ve got something for kids of all ages with demonstrations, Imagination Playground, crafts, and games. Check out the Columbus Commons Facebook page for more details on each week's activities.  Please note there is NO Commons for Kids scheduled on July 5.  

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Popcorn Pops

June 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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July 19, 2019 at 7:00 pm
Columbus Commons, 160 S High Street
Columbus, OH 43215 United States
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Columbus Commons is proud to host Columbus Symphony Orchestra's Picnic with the Pops every year. Popcorn Pops is a kid-friendly concert with a FREE movie afterwards!  The Picnic with the Pops series is produced by Columbus Symphony Orchestra and requires tickets. Please see the Columbus Symphony Orchestra's website for ticket announcements and availability. 

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Popcorn Pops: Dance Party

June 21 @ 7:00 pm
Columbus Commons, 160 S High Street
Columbus, OH 43215 United States
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$10 – $12

Sing, dance, and monkey around with the Columbus Symphony at two special family concerts recommended for children ages 3-12. Children will enjoy free popcorn and free pre-concert activities including face painting, art projects, playing with musical instruments, and the Columbus Commons Family Fun Zone with inflatables and open play activities. All concerts are held at the Columbus Bicentennial Pavilion (160 S. High St.) in the Columbus Commons. Gates open at 5:30 pm. Pre-concert activities will be available from 5:30 to…

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Free Movie Night: Mary Poppins Returns

June 21 @ 8:15 pm - 9:30 pm
Columbus Commons, 160 S High Street
Columbus, OH 43215 United States
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Free

Classic drive-in movies always start at dusk, and so do the flicks at Columbus Commons.  Park your blanket or a chair on the lawn and take in a FREE movie under the stars. Tortilla and Jeni’s will be open to accommodate your movie cravings.

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Free Movie Nights at Columbus Commons

June 22 @ 12:15 am - 12:16 am
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May 25, 2019 at 8:15 pm
June 21, 2019 at 8:15 pm
July 19, 2019 at 8:15 pm
Columbus Commons, 160 S High Street
Columbus, OH 43215 United States
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Round up the whole family and head to the Commons for free movies under the stars.Saturday, May 25 at 8:15 pm Ralph Breaks the Internet, presented by KEMBA Financial Credit Union (following Family Fun Day) Friday, June 21 at 8:15 pm How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (following Columbus Symphony Orchestra’s Popcorn Pops) Friday, July 19 at 8:15 pm Mary Poppins Returns (following Columbus Symphony Orchestra’s Popcorn Pops)

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The Music of Pink Floyd: Picnic with the Pops

June 22 @ 8:00 pm - 10:15 pm
Columbus Commons, 160 S High Street
Columbus, OH 43215 United States
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Performed with a full rock band fronted by vocalist Randy Jackson, this tribute captures the ethereal flow of Pink Floyd’s music in a concert that features megahits such as “Money,” “Learning to Fly,” “Comfortably Numb,” and selections from The Wall.

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Peach Truck Tour

June 28 @ 2:30 pm - July 19 @ 3:30 pm
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June 28, 2019 at 2:30 pm
July 19, 2019 at 2:30 pm
Columbus Commons, 160 S High Street
Columbus, OH 43215 United States
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Friday, June 28 at 2:30 pm Friday, July 19 at 2:30 pm The Peach Truck Tour is coming to town! A 25 lb. box of peaches will be $42, a bag of pecans (10 oz. shelled and halved) will be $10, and The Peach Truck Cookbook will be available for $25! Make sure and ask the team about The Peach Truck Special! Y'all, this is the best crop we've ever had. Not only is it the fullest crop in our…

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Patriotic Pops: Picnic with the Pops

June 29 @ 8:00 pm - 10:15 pm
Columbus Commons, 160 S High Street
Columbus, OH 43215 United States
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Enjoy an evening of traditional patriotic favorites and American Top 40 hits topped off with a brilliant fireworks display!

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July 2019

Latin Explosion featuring Tito Puente Jr. and Jon Secada: Picnic with the Pops

July 6 @ 8:00 pm - 10:15 pm
Columbus Commons, 160 S High Street
Columbus, OH 43215 United States
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Tito Puente Jr. crosses cultures and generations with a high-voltage celebration of his legendary father, “The King of Latin Music” Tito Puente, including mambo and Latin jazz hits “Ran Kan Kan,” “Mambo Gozón,” and “Oye Como Va.” International crossover artist Jon Secada has sold more than 20 million albums and won three Grammy Awards with his soulful and melodic voice, scoring hits like “Angel,” “I’m Free,” “Do You Believe in Us,” and “If You Go.”

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Free Thursday Concerts at Columbus Commons

July 11 @ 9:30 pm - 9:31 pm
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July 11, 2019 at 5:30 pm
July 18, 2019 at 5:30 pm
July 25, 2019 at 5:30 pm
August 1, 2019 at 5:30 pm
Columbus Commons, 160 S High Street
Columbus, OH 43215 United States
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Nothing beats FREE live music under the stars in the heart of Downtown Columbus. Bar and food trucks open at 5:30 pm. July 11 – The Suffers and Doc Robinson July 18 – MojoFlo and Funk Worthy, presented by First Financial Bank July 25 – Popgun and Honey and Blue August 1 – Floorwalkers and Spikedrivers

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Dennis DeYoung and the Music of Styx: Picnic with the Pops

July 13 @ 8:00 pm - 10:15 pm
Columbus Commons, 160 S High Street
Columbus, OH 43215 United States
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One of the most recognizable voices in the music world today, Dennis DeYoung is a founding member of Styx and performs their greatest hits including “Lady,” “Babe,” “Come Sail Away,” “Too Much Time on My Hands,” “Best of Times,” “Mr. Roboto,” and many more.

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Popcorn Pops: Movies & Maracas

July 19 @ 7:00 pm
Columbus Commons, 160 S High Street
Columbus, OH 43215 United States
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$10 – $12

Enjoy songs from your favorite family films including Star Wars, Frozen, the Harry Potter series, and more. The first 500 kids will receive a maraca to play along with the symphony. Sing, dance, and monkey around with the Columbus Symphony at two special family concerts recommended for children ages 3-12. Children will enjoy free popcorn and free pre-concert activities including face painting, art projects, playing with musical instruments, and the Columbus Commons Family Fun Zone with inflatables and open play activities. All…

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Free Movie Night: How to Train Your Dragon The Hidden World

July 19 @ 8:15 pm - 10:00 pm
Columbus Commons, 160 S High Street
Columbus, OH 43215 United States
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Free

Classic drive-in movies always start at dusk, and so do the flicks at Columbus Commons.  Park your blanket or a chair on the lawn and take in a FREE movie under the stars. Tortilla and Jeni’s will be open to accommodate your movie cravings.

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The Spinners: Picnic with the Pops

July 20 @ 8:00 pm - 10:15 pm
Columbus Commons, 160 S High Street
Columbus, OH 43215 United States
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Up-tempo R&B and precision choreography define every performance of The Spinners as they perform hits from their more than six-decade-long career, including “The Rubberband Man,” “Then Came You,” “I’ll Be Around,” “Games People Play,” and “One of a Kind (Love Affair).”

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The Ohio State University Marching Band: Picnic with the Pops

July 26 @ 8:00 pm - July 27 @ 10:15 pm
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Daily event at 8:00 pm, repeating until July 27, 2019
Columbus Commons, 160 S High Street
Columbus, OH 43215 United States
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Don the scarlet and gray and celebrate the coming season’s gridiron clash with the Columbus Symphony and “The Pride of the Buckeyes.” Don’t miss the biggest tailgate party of the year with “The Best Damn Band in the Land” and fireworks!

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August 2019

Yoga

August 3 @ 1:00 am - September 28 @ 8:15 pm
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Weekly event at 1:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until August 31, 2019
Weekly event at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until September 28, 2019
Columbus Commons, 160 S High Street
Columbus, OH 43215 United States
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Free

No contracts, no excuses! Among the park perks at Columbus Commons are free fitness classes. Sponsored by UnitedHealthcare and coordinated by Seven Studios, you’ll find seven classes every week. They represent the entire A-to-Z spectrum of exercise; that runs from Aerobics (Cardio Classes) to Zumba! Two sessions will be offered, so mark your calendars to enjoy a unique open-air experience. All participants are required to fill out an online waiver and release in order take part in our Fitness classes. 

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Commons Cardio

August 6 @ 5:15 am - September 28 @ 6:15 pm
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Weekly event at 5:15 am on Tuesday, repeating until September 28, 2019
Columbus Commons, 160 S High Street
Columbus, OH 43215 United States
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Free

No contracts, no excuses! Among the park perks at Columbus Commons are free fitness classes. Sponsored by UnitedHealthcare and coordinated by Seven Studios, you’ll find seven classes every week. They represent the entire A-to-Z spectrum of exercise; that runs from Aerobics (Cardio Classes) to Zumba! Two sessions will be offered, so mark your calendars to enjoy a unique open-air experience.   All participants are required to fill out an online waiver and release in order take part in our Fitness classes. 

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Yoga/Pilates Fusion

August 6 @ 6:15 am - September 24 @ 7:15 pm
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Weekly event at 6:15 am on Tuesday, repeating until September 28, 2019
Columbus Commons, 160 S High Street
Columbus, OH 43215 United States
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Free

No contracts, no excuses! Among the park perks at Columbus Commons are free fitness classes. Sponsored by UnitedHealthcare and coordinated by Seven Studios, you’ll find seven classes every week. They represent the entire A-to-Z spectrum of exercise; that runs from Aerobics (Cardio Classes) to Zumba! Two sessions will be offered, so mark your calendars to enjoy a unique open-air experience. All participants are required to fill out an online waiver and release in order take part in our Fitness classes. 

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Hip Hop

August 7 @ 5:15 am - September 25 @ 6:15 pm
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Weekly event at 5:15 am on Wednesday, repeating until September 28, 2019
Columbus Commons, 160 S High Street
Columbus, OH 43215 United States
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Free

No contracts, no excuses! Among the park perks at Columbus Commons are free fitness classes. Sponsored by UnitedHealthcare and coordinated by Seven Studios, you’ll find seven classes every week. They represent the entire A-to-Z spectrum of exercise; that runs from Aerobics (Cardio Classes) to Zumba! Two sessions will be offered, so mark your calendars to enjoy a unique open-air experience. All participants are required to fill out an online waiver and release in order take part in our Fitness classes. 

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Kickboxing

August 7 @ 6:15 am - September 25 @ 7:15 pm
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Weekly event at 6:15 am on Wednesday, repeating until September 28, 2019
Columbus Commons, 160 S High Street
Columbus, OH 43215 United States
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Free

No contracts, no excuses! Among the park perks at Columbus Commons are free fitness classes. Sponsored by UnitedHealthcare and coordinated by Seven Studios, you’ll find seven classes every week. They represent the entire A-to-Z spectrum of exercise; that runs from Aerobics (Cardio Classes) to Zumba! Two sessions will be offered, so mark your calendars to enjoy a unique open-air experience. All participants are required to fill out an online waiver and release in order take part in our Fitness classes. 

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Common Ground Concert Series: Boyz II Men

August 8 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Columbus Commons, 160 S High Street
Columbus, OH 43215 United States
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Free

CDDC and CAPA are thrilled to announce the second artist of the Common Ground Concert Series. We started the summer with Blues Traveler on May 17. We will welcome Boyz II Men on Thursday, August 8. FREE tickets are required with a limited quantity of tickets available. Early access tickets will be available to Columbus Commons newsletter subscribers on Tuesday, June 25 at 10:00am – sign up here to stay on top of the most current information. General admission tickets will be available on Thursday, June 27 at…

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Columbus Summer Wine Festival 2019

August 24 @ 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Columbus Commons, 160 S High Street
Columbus, OH 43215 United States
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The Columbus Summer Wine Festival Returns to Downtown Columbus August 24th 2019 Event looking to become premier celebration of Ohio Wines Confirmed Winery's Include: Camelot Cellars, Susec Chalet & Winery, Via Vecchia Winery, The Winery at Versailles, Herrenhaus Elflien, Wishmaker House Winery, Uprising Meadowworks, Lincoln Way Vineyards, Dutch Creek Winery, Buckeye Winery, Bent Ladder, Plum Run Winery, ChateauTebeau Vineyaerd & Winery, Its Your Winery, Old Mason Winery, Alexandre Lamone Wine, Olde Schoolhouse Vineyard & Winery, Gillig Winery.

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Zumba

August 31 @ 10:00 am - September 28 @ 11:00 am
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Weekly event at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until September 28, 2019
Columbus Commons, 160 S High Street
Columbus, OH 43215 United States
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Free

No contracts, no excuses! Among the park perks at Columbus Commons are free fitness classes. Sponsored by UnitedHealthcare and coordinated by Seven Studios, you’ll find seven classes every week. They represent the entire A-to-Z spectrum of exercise; that runs from Aerobics (Cardio Classes) to Zumba! Two sessions will be offered, so mark your calendars to enjoy a unique open-air experience. All participants are required to fill out an online waiver and release in order take part in our Fitness classes. 

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September 2019

Free Shadowbox Live Performance: Front Street Funk

September 1 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Columbus Commons, 160 S High Street
Columbus, OH 43215 United States
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Bar and food trucks open at 6:00 PM Music begins around 8:00 PM Blankets and chairs are welcome; please leave coolers at home. Beverage and food-truck concessions are available on site. Convenient parking is available at the Columbus Commons Garages, located at 191 S. Third St. and 55 E. Rich St. Produced by Columbus Downtown Development Corporation; no tickets are required.

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Harvest Fair

September 28 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Columbus Commons, 160 S High Street
Columbus, OH 43215 United States
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There’s nothing quite like autumn in Ohio, so join us in the heart of Downtown Columbus as we welcome in the season! We’ve got pumpkins, games, crafts and plenty of room to play. And of course, we have inflatables! The event is free to attend; a $5 hand stamp will grant you access to all of the inflatables and the pumpkin patch. Sales will start at 12:00 PM and end at 3:30 PM.  Presented by Wright-Patt Credit Union

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