FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 25, 2012
Contact: Jami Goldstein
COLUMBUS, OH – Looking to savor some of Columbus’ favorite restaurants all in one place? Head to the 2012 Columbus Arts Festival presented by Time Warner Cable, June 1, 2 and 3 at the Downtown Riverfront, and try the diverse offerings featured at Dine Originals at the Festival.
Dine Originals celebrates, supports, and promotes locally owned and operated independent restaurants throughout central Ohio. They provide unique dining experiences for their customers, and members that benefit the surrounding communities.
The Festival will feature more than 230 artists from across the U.S. along with musical performances, poetry readings at the Word is Art Stage presented by Ohio Magazine and hands-on activities for adults and children.
Festival Hours: Friday, June 1 and Saturday, June 2 from 11:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Sunday, June 3 from 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
To volunteer for these and other activities at the Columbus Arts Festival, please go towww.columbusartsfestival.org/get-involved/volunteer.php.
For more information on the Columbus Arts Festival, call (614) 221-8531 or visit www.ColumbusArtsFestival.org for a complete list of artists, entertainers, stage schedules, interactive arts activities and more. The Columbus Arts Festival is produced by the Greater Columbus Arts Council.
The 2012 Columbus Arts Festival is presented by Time Warner Cable. Additional sponsors to date are American Electric Power, Annie’s Fund for the Creative Arts, BP, Clear Channel Outdoor, Coca-Cola, Dine Originals, Glazer’s, Heineken, Jeni’s Ice Cream, Jose Cuervo, Live! Technologies, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Orange Barrel Media, OSU Urban Arts Space and The Westin. Media sponsors include Alive, Ohio Magazine, WBNS 10TV, WOSU, CD102.5, WCBE 90.5FM, WMNI/Classic Hits 103.9 FM.
About the Greater Columbus Arts Council: Through vision and leadership, advocacy and collaboration, the Greater Columbus Arts Council supports art and advances the culture of the region. A catalyst for excellence and innovation, we fund exemplary artists and arts organizations and provide programs, events and services of public value that educate and engage all audiences in our community. GCAC thanks the City of Columbus, Franklin County and the Ohio Arts Council for their continued support.
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