The Columbus Commons Kickball League will pack the field at Columbus Commons on Wednesdays, May 29 through July 24. Teams can still register online. Learn More>>
Enjoy a plethora of fantastic lunch options on Thursdays at Columbus Commons. The Food Truck Food Court features local food trucks and carts serving up some of the best eats Columbus has to. Enjoy unique dishes and desserts from Ajumama, Burrito Bus, Hungry Monkey, Leslie’s Creperie, Paddy Wagon, Pitabilities, That Food Truck, and a monthly rotating dessert truck (up first: Sweet the Mobile Cupcakery).
C'mon to the Commons for happy hour on Thursdays from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., May 16 through September 19. We’ll be featuring local breweries and serving up snacks by Late Night Slice: Commons Cafe. Meet the brew masters and listen to local music while you enjoy the patio season. You can find us in the Bosque area near Rich Street and the Carousel where the tables and chairs are located.
This week's local music provided by Hedbo. Click here for the full music schedule and information on breweries featured at Pints & Pies.
After Pints & Pies, mosey on down to the Columbus Bicentennial Pavilion for free Downtown Live concerts on most Thursdays. Downtown Live Concert Series Full Schedule>>
The Columbus Commons Kickball League will pack the field at Columbus Commons on Thursdays throughout the summer. Learn More>>
Friday mornings are all about kids at Columbus Commons.
This week, enjoy The Columbus Metropolitan Library Bookmobile storytime at 10:30 a.m. and then see and hear your favorite instruments in action and enjoy an extra storytime with Highlights.
Kids can also enjoy the Reading Room, sponsored by Highlights for Children, use their creativity to build their own Imagination Playground, bounce on inflatables, and take a free spin on the carousel. The Columbus Metropolitan Library book mobile will also visit Columbus Commons from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Park at the Columbus Commons Garages (55 E. Rich Street or 191 S. Third Street) for convenient, affordable parking just steps away from the park!
Families can enjoy a night under the stars with kid-friendly activities, including the Columbus Commons Inflatable Zone and a special music performance from the Columbus Symphony Orchestra for the kid in all of us. Tickets are required. Learn More>>
Stay after the performance to enjoy a free movie under stars. The Lorax (PG) starts at 8:15 p.m.
5:00pm Inflatables & activities open to patrons with tickets to Popcorn Pops
7:00pm Popcorn performance begins
8:00pm Popcorn performance ends
8:15pm Free movie begins (The Lorax) - free, no ticket required
Downtown at dusk is the place to be this summer! Bring a blanket or chair and take in a free family-friendly movie under the starry skies. For more information on where to park, what to bring, and more, click here.
The imaginative world of Dr. Seuss comes to life like never before in this visually spectacular adventure from the creators of Despicable Me! Twelve-year-old Ted will do anything to find a real live Truffula Tree in order to impress the girl of his dreams. As he embarks on his journey, Ted discovers the incredible story of the Lorax, a grumpy but charming creature who speaks for the trees. Featuring the voice talents of Danny DeVito, Ed Helms, Zac Efron, Taylor Swift, Rob Riggle, Jenny Slate, and Betty White, Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax is filled with hilarious fun for everyone!
Join the Columbus Symphony Orchestra for their summer Picnic with the Pops series at the Columbus Bicentennial Pavilion at Columbus Commons. This season will host amazing performances. Gates open at 6 p.m., and concerts start at 8 p.m. Learn More>>
Check out the Picnic with the Pops Frequently Asked Questions for helpful tips, rules and information about attending the performances.
Preferred parking is available at the Columbus Commons Garages for $5. Click here for easy, prepaid parking for the Picnic with the Pops series. A receipt is required if you pre-pay for parking. Please print your PayPal confirmation and bring it with you the day of the event.