WELCOME TO CBUS SOUL®
Soul is inspiration, feeling, energy and animation. Soul is a flame that lives in us all. CBUS Soul® is a platform that amplifies the rich, historic, innovative, and forward-moving Black culture that helps to fuel the vibrancy of Columbus. Explore custom itineraries, food, music, people and events right here. Our future is animated with opportunity, and we welcome all to celebrate and explore the amazing experiences our Black community has to offer residents and visitors. Shine on!
CBUS SOUL® STORIES
These are the stories behind the people, places and experiences that embody what it means to live forward. Let their stories be the start of yours.
The mission of CBUS Soul® is to create a truly diverse, equitable, inclusive, and supported travel and tourism experience for residents and visitors. Shine on. Learn more about our Live to Shine initiatives!
CBUS SOUL® VIDEOS
Meet some of the creatives shaping the arts and culture scene in Columbus.
Hear from CM Campbell, a local comic artist and assistant professor at CCAD.
Learn about his creative process and how living in Columbus inspires his work.
Hear about the public art scene in Columbus including Evan's favorite, must-see piece.
Hear about one of his favorite places to experience art in Columbus.
Hear about Evan's show at Shadowbox Live, a performing arts theater in the Brewery District.
With Jeffrey Gilliam, President & Founder, Color of Summer and Nannette Maciejunes, Executive...