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Central Ohio Folk Festival
May 2 - May 3
*This event has been cancelled.*
In its 24th year, this annual festival draws roughly 10,000 attendees and features a vibrant array of acoustic roots music as well as music workshops. The festival is held at Highbanks Metro Park and is produced by the Columbus Folk Music Society and co-sponsored by WCBE 90.5FM. Enjoy free daytime concerts on three performing stages, a local jam group tent, various forms of folk dance with instruction, storytelling, and multiple children’s activities. Workshops (offered for a nominal fee and for all levels of expertise) cover everything from guitar and fiddle to banjo and songwriting. The Saturday evening concert (a ticketed event) features international and national touring artist Lindsay Lou.