Comfest 2022 – Sunday Edition

Background 2022 marks the 50th anniversary of the Columbus Community Festival, a.k.a. – COMFEST. This has been an annual event that has brought music, vendors, and activism to Goodale Park for as long as we can remember. If you’d like to know more about the principles of Comfest, check out their own words at the…

The Slingshot at Sullivant and Lucas in Franklinton

Background Designed by Franklinton resident and artist Andrew Lundberg of Lundberg Industrial Arts LLC, a giant slingshot sculpture is now installed at the Lucas Street Plaza. CASTO Communities wanted to place something there and approached Lundberg, whom they have worked on past projects. Half a dozen design ideas were discussed, with CASTO green lighting the…

New Dog Park at Scioto Audubon Metro Park

If you know us, you know we love us some dogs! INSTRAGAM LIVE SESSION! When downtown, one of our favorite places to take our pack is to Scioto Audubon Metro Park. Not only is it a great park to visit and hike for us, but they have a dog park area for the pooches to…

Chalk The Block 2021

Background Chalk The Block is an annual event that showcases the temporary art of local talent.This is the 10th anniversary of the event. Held at Easton Town Center at the square. It was held Oct. 2-3, 2021 3993 Easton Station, Columbus, OH 43219Google Maps Address To Square Location Map below of the artists and their…

Shooting in Short North At N. High and 1st on 7/18/2021

A felonious assault report was files by the Columbus Division of Police on 7/18/2021 @ 3:49 am. Visual Ohio staff happened to be walking in the vicinity of that incident at 9:00 am. The Columbus Crime Scene Search Unit (CSSU) was still on scene wrapping up their phase of the investigation. According to the police…

Wizard World 2019

Cosplay. If you love to see the creativity of people expressed in how they custom build outfits of their favorite characters, then Wizard World is for you! 2019 was another stellar year for the cosplayers in Columbus. Below is just a tasing of the great creations we saw this year!

Urban Scrawl 2019

A 2-Day arts festival organized by the Franklinton Arts District. Urban Scrawl has been an annual event since 2007, featuring art murals from over 60 local artists. This is one of central Ohio’s largest urban renewal projects.
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Lindsay Jordan At COMFEST 2019 – OneShot!

Location:  Goodale Park, Columbus, OH – COMFEST 2019 Arriving later in the Comfest Weekend, Goodale Park was still alive and buzzing with musical performances. We were present at the gazebo stage and were able to witness the powerful vocals of Lindsay Jordan and the Stormy Daniels band. If you get a chance to check out…

Columbus Pride 2019

Columbus Pride Parade and Festival is an annual event in support of the LGBTQ community. It is held in downtown Columbus along the Scioto Mile by Genoa and Bicentennial Park. Grand Marshall Nina West Impression We all have our own thoughts in political, religious realms. We here at VisualOhio are no different. We strive our…

Piano Peddler and Conga Drummer at Clintonville Farmers Market

The Clintonville Farmers Market features everything from composting, fresh dairy, meats, herbs and produce to live music. Held Saturday’s on High Street right by the Donatos Pizza and Karen Wickliff Books. Impression When most people think farmer’s market, they invision having booth after booth of farm fresh produce. That is true of this market as…