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Christmas Lights!

They decorate this downtown park with Christmas lights during the Christmas season! It’s definitely... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kansas City, Missouri
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Awesome Commons!

The Commons of Columbus are almost as nice as Boston. Those are very historic but Columbus which is... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2018
Windsor, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They decorate this downtown park with Christmas lights during the Christmas season! It’s definitely worth a walk around, however, you will probably have to pay for parking.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank hannahfaith98
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Typical downtown area in a big city, which means crowded and dirty while clean and bright, just depending on what corner you turn. Horrendous traffic, parking is lacking and expensive, all the typical big city issues. Big city downtown areas can be exciting and vibrant...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Team_Maltese
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

The Commons of Columbus are almost as nice as Boston. Those are very historic but Columbus which is a much younger city has managed to pick up the stately character and charm that other great Ohio cities lack. The grounds are immaculate and waterfront beautiful...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank JamesA546
Reviewed 22 October 2018

Bumped into it while walking the neighborhood - just another great product of Columbus. Finished eating and happened to see down the street.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mike16Chicago
Reviewed 15 October 2018

My husband and I stayed at a nearby hotel (Holiday Inn Express Downtown Capital Square on 4th & Town - Fall of 2017) and went out walking one evening. We heard music and followed the sounds....there it was, a park in the middle of the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ltann2848
Reviewed 3 September 2018

We went down to the Commons for the first time last night since it's been open, and I couldn't believe how nice it was! There was a cute merry-go-round for kids, food trucks, Jeni's Ice-cream and a huge covered stage with a gigantic grassy area...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank haletyna
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

I attended a Columbus Symphony Event last night. Outdoor concerts can be a risk with weather conditions controlling many factors. The Commons was such a clean area to enjoy the Tchaikovsky Music extravaganza performance by the world class Symphony. Both screens upfront were so clear...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank CathyP1953
Reviewed 17 July 2018

I had my first visit to the commons for Picnic with the Pops. This particular event included the Columbus Symphony Orchestra and the band Hanson. It was a very entertaining evening. The venue is nice. It's shaded by the buildings around it so, even on...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jeremy L
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We saw the Columbus Symphony and Michael Cavanaugh at the Columbus Commons and it was a wonderful event. Sold out, but we had great view from our chairs on the lawn. Both the Orchestra and Cavanaugh were great. Wonderful night for an outdoor concert. We...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ThomasK341
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

This park sits on land that used to be occupied by the Columbus City Center, which closed in 2007. The space is now an open park with a bandstand and other amenities. It is a beautiful spot located just south of the Statehouse.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Chairs are a must...should be a great show!