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CFMS’ Americana/Folk Concert Series supported in part by:  Ken & Judy Pierce Foundation of The Columbus Foundation

columbusfoundation.org

FUNDRAISING EVENTS

MOST IF NOT ALL FUNDRAISERS BENEFIT THE COLUMBUS FOLK MUSIC SOCIETY’S CENTRAL OHIO FOLK FESTIVAL (COFF). THE FESTIVAL IS A FREE, OPEN TO THE PUBLIC EVENT NOW SERVING OVER 10,500 PEOPLE ANNUALLY.

2019-20 FESTIVAL FUNDRAISERS

Sun, Oct 6   2-4pm – Starlit Ways (aka Chris & Rose) in Concert Held at Byrne’s Pub, 1248 W Third Ave, Grandview Hts, OH   $10 donation.

Sun, Nov 17  3-5pm – Mike Hale & Friends: A John Prine Show Held at El Vaqueros (banquet room), 3230 Olentangy River Rd, Cols, OH. $15 donation at door.


Sat, Nov 30  8pm –  Baked Goods / Service Auction Held at November FolkSide Coffeehouse, 35 Oakland Park Ave, Cols, OH

Fri, Feb 7  7:30pm –  Valentine’s Concert (Bill Cohen) Held at Columbus Mennonite Church (sanctuary), 35 Oakland Park Ave, Cols, OH. $15 donation at door.

Sunday, March 15 3-5pm  – Avalon Nine Trio / Lone Rover (Rob Maccabee) Duo Held at El Vaqueros (banquet room), 3230 Olentangy River Rd, Cols, OH. $15 donation at door.

Sun, April 19  2-4pm – The Folk Ramblers (Bill Cohen & Carl Yaffey) Held at Byrne’s Pub, 1248 W Third Ave, Grandview Hts, OH   $10 donation.




Unless otherwise noted, concerts are held at The Columbus Mennonite Church, 35 Oakland Park Ave, Columbus. Map below.

Standard FolkSide Coffeehouse programs (held at the Mennonite Church) consist of: 

  • Jam Session, 6pm 
  • Open Mic, 7pm     
  • Community Sing 7:45 -8pm
  • Featured Performer, 8pm 

Suggested donation: $15 general public; $10 CFMS members & students; under 12 free

2019-20 CONCERT SERIES

Sat, Sept 28  8pm – Krist/Bizer (Singer-songwriter duo)  FRANKLIN, MI

www.youtube.com/watch?v=ucTEPVxUaW0

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Sat, Oct 26  8pm –  Parker MacDonell (Singer-songwriter) 

COLUMBUS, OH

parkermacdonell.bandcamp.com

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Sat, Nov 30  8pm – The Wonderhills

(Folk/Americana/bluegrass band)

BLOOMINGTON, IN

wonderhills.bandcamp.com

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Sat, Jan 25  8pm – The Wayfarers

 (Old-time Mountain Music – nostalgic Americana)  ZANESVILLE, OH

thewayfarersband.com

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Sat, Feb 29  8pm – Cari Ray & The

Shaky Legs (Acoustic blues, folk, 

ragtime duo) LIVINGSTON, TX

cariray.com

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Sat, Mar 28  8pm – Dan Weber

(American country-folk) Vancouver, WA

danwebermusic.com

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Sat, April 25  8pm Buffalo Rose 

(Folk/Americana/soul/bluegrass band)

PITTSBURGH, PA

www.buffalorosemusic.com

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