From July 23-July 31, 2021, Lancaster will be buzzing with music, art, family and (in most cases) free activities.
The festival starts with a day of Art on July 23, and finishes with A Grand Finale With Don Felder, Formerly of the Eagles, on July 31.
For music lovers seeking affordable shows:
This isn’t the full concert listing – see full festival schedule here!
July 24 at 8:00pm: The Band Perry and the Lancaster Festival Orchestra (Wendel Concert Stage). Tickets $10-$40
July 25 at 2:00 pm & 7:00 pm: OHIO UNIVERSITY LANCASTER THEATRE PRESENTS Friends Celebrating the Music of Broadway at Wagner Theatre, Ohio University Lancaster. Reserved Seating: $20 • Box office: 740-681-3353
July 26- 30 at 12:00pm: FREE, live music downtown during “Noon at the Square.” Columbus’ very own Honey & Blue is just one of the anticipated performers.
July 26 at 8:00pm: Monday Night Jazz – The Byron Stripling Band with special guest Bobby Floyd (Wendel Concert Stage). Tickets $10-$30.
July 26, 27, 29 at 5:30pm: Happy Hour Concert (Ale House 1890)
July 28 at 8:00pm: Dancing Dream – an ABBA Tribute Band – Opening performer: Kelly Vaughn and the Remnants (Wendel Concert Stage) Tickets $10-$20.
July 30: Downtown Friday Night features 2 free performances. 6:00pm -6:45pm: Shadow in the Moon (Downtown Stage), 7:00pm-8:30pm: Downtown Friday Night- String Therapy (Downtown Stage)
July 31 at 8:00pm: Grand Finale featuring Don Felder, formerly of the Eagles, with the Lancaster Festival Orchestra (Wendel Concert Stage). Tickets are $10-$40.
For the artist who loves supporting local:
July 23: Italian Street Painting. Community members will turn the streets of Downtown Lancaster into an amazing gallery during Italian Street Painting, a festival favorite.
July 23: 6:00-9:00pm: ArtWalk (Downtown Lancaster). Main Street will close from 6-9 p.m. for the annual ArtWalk, where dozens of businesses and galleries showcase local and regional artists, accompanied by live music and food vendors.
For the whole family:
July 24: An all-day event, the Festival Fair Day is jam-packed with family fun at the Fairfield County Fairgrounds! Kids get in FREE; adult tickets are $5.
July 26-30 at 10:00am-11:00am: Children’s Corner at the downtown stage features special entertainment for kids!
July 29 at 12:00pm: Shazbotts (Downtown Stage)
July 29 at 7:00pm: Family Concert- A Musical ZOO! with the Lancaster Festival Orchestra (Wendel Concert Stage). Tickets are $10-$20.
Other festival events include: happy hours with live performances, family events, and so much more!