Take COTA to the Columbus Arts Festival
COLUMBUS, OH—Don’t want to drive to the Columbus Arts Festival and hassle with parking? It’s easy
to get there by bus with the Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA).
The 2017 Columbus Arts Festival takes place at the Downtown Riverfront on June 9, 10 & 11. Festival
patrons can explore the best routes to get to the festival at COTA.com or download Transit App on their
phones for real-time information about COTA routes. Local fares are $2, or buy a Day Pass for $4.50.
Only cash is accepted on the buses, and drivers do not make change.
Once you’re Downtown, catch the CBUS®
. This free Downtown circulator travels along High Street from
the Brewery District, through Downtown, to the Short North Arts District and back again. For more
information and stop locations, visit COTA.com/CBUS.
COTA Reroutes Due to the Columbus Arts Festival
COTA customers should expect delays and reroutes through 6 a.m. on Mon., June 12 on lines 3, 6 and 9.
COTA apologizes for any inconvenience and appreciates your patience during delays and reroutes.
Detailed information about reroutes are available at COTA.com/alerts, and by calling COTA Customer
Service at (614) 228-1776.
About the Columbus Arts Festival
Produced by the Greater Columbus Arts Council, the Columbus Arts Festival kicks off summer with a
weekend event including approximately 300 artists selling work; performances in music, theater, dance
and spoken word; more than 40 food and drink vendors; and hands-on art activities and
demonstrations. COTA is a supporting Sponsor of the Columbus Arts Festival. For more information,
Festival Hours: Fri., June 9 from 11 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.; Sat., June 10 from 10 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.; and
Sun., June 11 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Please note: on Friday and Saturday artist booths close at 9