Columbus, Ohio is alive with vibrant events, festivals, fairs and activities for the whole family. You'll find something entertaining in your neighborhood all year long including theater, music, outdoor activities and health and wellness events.
We're known for our many local festivals, including the Columbus Arts Festival, Jazz & Ribs Festival, Community Festival, holiday parades and many neighborhood celebrations.
Columbus is a leading sports destination and hosts events throughout the year, including professional, collegiate, and high school sports, NCAA Championships, PGA Tour events and world class sports festivals.
Recreation and Parks
The Columbus Recreation and Parks Department offers a wide variety of programs for all ages including sports lessons and competitions, camps, exhibitions and special events.
Columbus is a smart and open-minded city that is welcoming to everyone. You'll enjoy spending time here - where people are free to be themselves and follow their passion.