Rhythm on the River

Featuring free performances by premier touring artists and local arts organizations, Rhythm on the River takes place at the Bicentennial Park Performing Arts Pavilion on select summer Friday evenings.  The beautiful park setting and Scioto Mile Fountain provide the perfect backdrop for exhilarating music and dance performances.

Make it a perfect evening by enjoying a picnic under the stars! Donatos Pizza will be on-site with delicious pizza by the slice or pie. Ice cold beer, soft drinks and water will also be available for purchase. For a special park dining experience, enjoy the performance and fabulous fountain views from the Milestone 229 covered patio (reservations recommended).

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2018 Rhythm on the River Dates

Free | Friday June 1 @ 7:30 pm

Bicentennial Park, 233 Civic Center Drive, Columbus, OH 43215


Rhythm on the River presents An Evening of Bluegrass Featuring Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers / Flatt Lonesome FREE/ June 1, 2018 @7:30PM Bicentennial Park, 233 Civic Center Drive, Columbus, OH 43215 Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers: No matter the source, Joe Mullins…

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Free | Friday August 3 @ 7:30 pm


Rhythm On The River presents: Coco Montoya with Hadden Sayers Band The old Willie Dixon adage, “blues is truth,” perfectly describes the searing, contemporary blues-rock of world-renowned guitarist and vocalist Coco Montoya. Taught by the “Master of the Telecaster,” Albert Collins, but with a hard-edged…

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Free | Friday August 31 @ 8:00 pm


Rhythm on the River presents BalletMet Free / August 31, 2018 @8:00 PM Bicentennial Park, 233 Civic Center Drive, Columbus, OH 43215 Join BalletMet (https://www.balletmet.org/) for an evening of inspiration alfresco. This co-production with the Columbus Recreation and Parks Department will celebrate the past, present and future…

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