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Downtown Live Concert Series

Free Music. Food Trucks. Spirits.

Thursdays in July, 5:30-10:30pm

Presented by the Capital Crossroads Special Improvement District

Unwind after work, enjoy a frosty beverage, and dig into the local music scene at the world-class Columbus Bicentennial Pavilion at Columbus Commons. Thursday nights at the Commons provide a perfect kick-off to the weekend. Concerts are free. The bar will open at 5 pm and music will start at 5:30 pm. 

  Headliner Opening Acts
July 9            The Floorwalkers Nick D and the Believers + Happy Chichester 
July 16 Angela Perley & the Howlin' Moons Topher James & the Bisquet Brigade + Blaze Johnson Jr. (from The Voice)
July 23 Mojoflo Jared Mahone Band + Donna Mogavero
July 30 Popgun Reaganomics + The Drew Allen Duo



5:00pm Bar opens
5:30pm Opening act #1 (45 mins)
7:00pm Opening act #2 (75 mins)
9:00pm Main act (90 mins)

Food Truck Line Up

July 9th: Paddy Wagon, Pitabilities, Bacon Cart, Taco Sherpa

July 16th: En Place, Paddy Wagon, Bacon Cart, Porketta

July 23rd: Loops, Paddy Wagon, Porketta, Mixing Bowl

July 30th: En Place, Loops, Paddy Wagon, My Place or Yours

Tortilla and Jeni's Splendid Ice Cream will also be open near the carousel. Learn more>>

Downtown Live Rules

Blankets and chairs are welcome; please leave coolers at home. Beverage and food-truck concessions are available on site.

NEW! Downtown Live Marketplace

Columbus Commons and State & Third are partnering to offer the community an open-air marketplace during the Columbus Commons Downtown Live Concert Series featuring local craft, jewelry, book, clothing and art vendors. In order to be considered as a vendor at the Downtown Live Marketplace, please fill out the application here.