Upcoming Events

September 12, 2014

We Are City [EXPORT] at IU Center for Art + Design

 Centered on the artist-in-residence projects that Indianapolis-based collective We Are City has facilitated since 2012, [EXPORT] shares the group’s city engagement efforts with a new audience in Columbus.[EXPORT] is curated by Laura Holzman, Public Scholar of Curatorial Practices and Visual Art at IUPUI. It features work by Oliver Blank, Jace Clayton, William “Zoe” FitzGerald, James A. Reeves, Rocío Rodríguez Salceda, and Matthew Skjonsberg. [EXPORT] will be on display at the IU Center for Art + Design (IUCA+D) from Friday, September 5 through Wednesday, October 1. Gallery hours are from 1-5pm Tuesdays through Saturdays.

Date: September 12, 2014
Venue: IU Center for Art + Design (IUCA+D)
Phone: (812) 375-7550
Address:
310 Jackson Street, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

September 12, 2014 – September 13, 2014

Steps Though Time – History Days

Local collectors and the Historical Society, Architectural Archives, Yellow Trail Museum, Atterbury-Bakalar Museum, Genealogy Society, DAR, Fire Department and Cummins will display personal collections of local history memorabilia throughout the library and on the Plaza.  Slide shows, gas engines, fire engines, racing history, hands-on children’s activities, music, more!  Sponsored by the Bartholomew County Public Library and Historic Columbus Indiana.  Sign up to win door prizes.  Purchase pizza from Flatrock Flatbread Pizza.

Start: September 12, 2014 9:00 am
End: September 13, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Public Library
Phone: 812-379-1266
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
Cost: Free

Sneakers at Starlight

Live music, Local cuisine, Wine & Beer Tasting
We hope you can join us!
Friday, September 12th, 6:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Mill Race Park Round Lake

Heavy Hors d’oeuvres provided by local restaurants
Awards for best decorated sneakers
Local Wine & Beer Tasting • Cash Bar
Howl at The Moon Dueling Piano Bar

Tickets can be purchased online at
www.columbusparkfoundation.org
or by visiting Donner Center

Ticket Price
“Special pricing” if purchased by August 15, 2014:
$75 couple and $40 individual
After August 15, 2014:
$85 couple or $50 individual

Proceeds benefiting the State Street Project
The unparalleled event held around the
illuminated Round Lake at Mill Race Park
~ an experience you won’t want to miss!

Start: September 12, 2014 6:30 pm
End: September 12, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: Mill Race Park
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States

September 13, 2014

5K Fun Run

5k run

Date: September 13, 2014
Venue: Shelter House
Address:
Westport, IN, 47283, United States

Tri-County Heart Walk

An American suffers a heart attack every 34 seconds.

An American dies of cardiovascular disease every 37 seconds.

Someone in the United States has a stroke every 40 seconds.

Join the fight against heart disease and stroke at the American Heart Association’s annual Heart Walk.  The Heart Walk celebrates those who have survived heart disease, gives hope to those battling it and inspires change among all of us.  Together we can defeat America’s #1 killer.  To register, or for more information, visit columbusinheartwalk.kintera.org.

 

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Start: September 13, 2014 8:00 am
End: September 13, 2014 11:00 am
Venue: Ivy Tech Community College
Phone: 260-241-3898
Address:
4475 Central Ave, Columbus, IN, 47203, United States

Columbus Scottish Festival

  • Celtic Concert – Friday Night
  • Ceilidh – Saturday Night
  • Highland Dancing Competition
  • Clan Tents
  • Sheep dog Trials
  • European Car Show
  • Musical Entertainment
  • Bagpipe Marching Bands
  • Re-enactors/Living History
  • Children’s Activities
  • Scottish Country Dancing
  • Merchandise & Food Vendors
Start: September 13, 2014 8:00 am
End: September 13, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County Fairgrounds
Address:
Columbus, IN, 47201, United States

Downtown Columbus Farmer’s Market

Purchase fresh produce grown by local farmers/gardeners, fresh-cut flowers, herbs, home-baked goods (including gluten-free), coffee, tea, lemon shake-ups, local art, jewelry, and mosaics, while enjoying music by local and regional musicians.

Located between Brown & Lindsey Streets, Downtown Columbus.

Start: September 13, 2014 9:00 am
End: September 13, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Downtown Columbus
Phone: 812-376-2539
Address:
4th and Washington Streets, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States

Live Broadcast: Johnson County Antique Market

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Live Broadcast: Johnson County Antique Market

Johnson County Fairgrounds, Scott Hall

10 am- 11am

Start: September 13, 2014 10:00 am
End: September 13, 2014 11:00 am
Venue: Johnson County Fairgrounds
Address:
250 Fairground Dr, Franklin, IN, 46131, United States

Live Broadcast: Menard’s

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Live Broadcast at Menard’s

September 13

10am-Noon

2315 Merchant’s Mile, Columbus

Start: September 13, 2014 10:00 am
End: September 13, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Menard's
Address:
2315 Merchant Mile, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States

Saturday Sampler: Cabinet of Curiosities

What do a mermaid, a unicorn tail, and a two-headed cow have in common?  They are all the types of “artifacts” included in traveling displays of oddities which were a popular form of entertainment before movies.  Check out some of the strange items in the Bartholomew County Historical Society’s collection and make a curiosity to take home that will be sure to impress your friends! Our Saturday Samplers are monthly family friendly workshops catered towards small children.

Start: September 13, 2014 11:00 am
End: September 13, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Bartholomew County History Center
Phone: 812.372.3541
Address:
524 Third Street, Columbus, IN, 47201, United States
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