Columbus Commons opening weekend entertainment schedule

Staff Writer
Columbus Alive

Columbus Commons will celebrate its inaugural weekend with four activity-packed days. Here are a few reasons to head down.


Live + Local, 4-11 p.m.

Live music from New Hollow, Lovesick Radio, Naked Karate Girls, The Websters, The Floorwalkers and The Spikedrivers

Trophy Thursday, 5 p.m.

Wonderland presents a two-inning Wiffle ball tournament to kick-off its weekly series of playground games


Eric Dove, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m.

Local singer-songwriter offers up country-fried creations

Backyard Blues and Brews, 5:30-9:30 p.m.

Listen to bluesman Sean Carney and sample local beer, then compete in Big Glove Boxing and other adventures


Columbus Zoo Animals Show, 1 p.m.

Zoo stars come Downtown for show-and-tell

"Raiders of the Lost Ark," 9:30 p.m.

Steven Spielberg's classic kicks off a summer-long movie series


Lounge on the Lawn, 5-8 p.m.

Downtown residents host a backyard barbecue

"Back to the Garden," 8-10:15 p.m.

Shadowbox Live presents a musical documentary about Woodstock