2024 Upcoming Community Events

June 2024

  • Sounds of Summer, June 13, 27
  • 27th Annual Juneteenth Festival, June 14-17
  • 3rd Annual Juneteenth Parade, 10 am, June 15th
  • Downtown Beautification Kickoff, Main Street Columbus, June 18
  • Black Men’s Mental Health Conference, June 22

July 2024

  • Hitching Lot Farmers’ Market, Tuesdays 4-6 pm., Saturdays 7-10 am
  • Southside Blues Festival, July 5-6
  • Tourism Partners, Events off 5th, 8:30 am, July 9
  • Crawford Cottonboll Festival, July 11-13
  • Sounds of Summer, July 11
  • Let’s Flamingle Downtown, July 19
  • Party with a Purpose Gala, July 20
  • United Way Christmas in July, Rosenzweig Art Center, July 25

August 2024

  • Hitching Lot Farmers’ Market, Tuesdays 4-6 pm., Saturdays 7-10 am
  • BOGO Bash for 50K Giveaway sponsored by United Way, Buffalo Wild Wings, 11 am – 9 pm, August 1
  • Artesia Days, August 1-3
  • Tourism Partners, August 13
  • 50K Giveaway Golden Triangle Regional United Way, August 29

September 2024

  • Hitching Lot Farmers’ Market, Saturdays 7-10 am
  • Butterfly Bonanza, 9-11 am, Riverwalk Butterfly Garden, September 7
  • Tourism Partners at The W, 8:30 am, September 10
  • Tennessee Williams Tribute, September 12-15
  • Thunder Over Columbus Air Show, September 21-22

October 2024

  • Seventh Avenue Heritage Festival, October 2-5
  • Tourism Partners at BankFirst Yards, 8:30 am, October 8
  • Downtown Art Walk, October 12
  • 2nd Annual Henry Armstrong Boxing Classic, October 12
  • Caledonia Days, October 18-19
  • Eudora Welty Writer’s Symposium, October 24-26
  • Art ‘N Antiques Show and Sale, October 31-November 2
  • Preservation Society of Columbus presents Fall Pilgrimage, October 31-November 2
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