Central Ohio Folk Festival

5/4/19 - 5/5/19

Recurring daily

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Free (Special Event Exceptions)

Highbanks Metro Park, Central Ohio Folk Festival Venue

9466 Columbus Pike (Rte. 23), Lewis Center, OH 43035

(614) 470-3963

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Produced by the Columbus Folk Music Society and co-sponsored by WCBE 90.5FM and Highbanks Metro Park (Columbus/Lewis Center, OH 43035, USA).  The festival is held the first full weekend of May at Highbanks Metro Park. 

The annual festival is family-friendly and features daytime concerts on 3 stages, a dance tent, over 40 music workshops, a multi-faceted children's program, jams, and a ticketed main-stage concert on Saturday evening.  
The music workshops cover a multitude of instruments and topics and with levels for seasoned musicians as well as  beginners.  All activities are FREE except for workshops and the Saturday evening concert, both available for reasonable fees. The 2018 festival drew over 10,500 people over the two-day event.