Under the guidance of
Columbus Public Health,
Jazz & Rib Fest will not
take place in July 2021.
Hot Ribs, Cool Jazz
Will Return in 2022!

Produced by the City of Columbus Recreation and Parks department, this highly anticipated summertime tradition offers both jazz and rib connoisseurs the finest in music and barbecue. With the addition of 33 acres of parkland along the Scioto Mile, the revitalized downtown riverfront provides the perfect location for hot ribs and cool jazz. The festival offers three days of continuous live performances while barbecue pit masters serve up sizzling ribs and more.

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What?

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What?

Celebrate summer with hot ribs and cool jazz! This highly anticipated summertime tradition offers both jazz and rib connoisseurs the finest in music and barbeque. The Scioto Mile provides the perfect location for three days of continuous live music.
Admission is FREE!

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When?

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When?

July 22nd, 23rd & 24th

2022 Festival Hours:

Friday and Saturday 11 a.m.-11 p.m.

Sunday 11 a.m-8:30 p.m.

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Where?

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Where?

Downtown Columbus, Ohio

In Bicentennial Park and Genoa Park on the Scioto Mile

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