Arnold Sports Festival Columbus Celebrating 30 Years

Written/Photography by Andrew Livelsberger Background:Celebrating 30 years of sports excellence, the Arnold Sports Festival returns to Columbus, OH March 1-4, 2018.   75 sports will be represented and new sports/exhibits will be introduced. Impression:You know we here at VisualOhio love the Arnold Sports Festival.  We have been attending the event long before we covered it professionally. …

Wizard World Columbus 2017 – Day 3

Written by Dani / Andrew Livelsberger and Elise Mabry Photo/Video by Andrew Livelsberger Combatants from the Columbus chapter of The Saber Legion sparred for out viewing pleasure. Background:Wizard World is one of the largest comicon/sci-fi conventions held in Central Ohio.  Day 3 gave us witness to light saber fights and more cosplay! Impression:Winding down the last…

Wizard World Columbus 2017 – Day 2

Written by Dani / Andrew Livelsberger and Elise Mabry Photo/Video by Andrew Livelsberger DC Cosplay Meetup on the Entertainment Stage Background:Wizard World is one of the largest comicon/sci-fi conventions held in Central Ohio.  Day 2, gave us more cosplay, video game tournaments and Q&A sessions with some great celebrities. Impression:Cosplay was amped up a notch on…

Wizard World Columbus 2017 – Day 1

Written by Dani / Andrew Livelsberger and Elise Mabry Photo/Video by Andrew Livelsberger Marvel VS DC CosplayDoctor Octopus stole the show Background:Wizard World is one of the largest comicon/sci-fi conventions held in Central Ohio.  Day 1, kicked off 2017 with cosplay, video game tournaments, a walk through the artist alley and featured events at the…

Independents Day 2015

Written and Photography by Andrew Livelsberger Background:Held in the Franklinton area in downtown Columbus, this festival has 7 stages for music performances, vendors tents and art exhibits and performance art. The feature here is independent artist and performers having a showcase to show you what they have to offer. Official Independents Day Festival Website Impression:If…

Urban Scrawl 2015

Written by Dani Livelsberger Photography by Andrew Livelsberger Background:A 2-Day arts festival organized by the Franklinton Arts District.  It has been an annual event since 2007, featuring art murals from over 60 local artists.  This is on of central Ohio’s largest urban renewal projects. Impression:I was so amazed at the abundance of talent.  As I…

Flight Of The Hawk Park

Written and Photography by: Andrew Livelsberger Located of Route 33 close to Lancaster, OH this park is filled with metal sculptures of hawks and other animals.  It is a start to a continuing park project. As of 6/20/2015, all the sculptures found in the park are the creation of local artist Ric Leichliter. 4750 Old…

Arnold Sports Expo 2015 – Part 3

Written:  Danielle and Andrew Livelsberger Photography/Video:  Andrew Livelsberger Background: Day 3 rounds out our coverage with a whirlwind of 50+ dance, archery, cheer and dance, jump rope and equestrian events. Impression: Even though we are on day three, the energy from the event is still on high!  We did cover some of the 50+ dance…