Mac and Cheese is the ultimate comfort food for many, so get ready to be comforted at the Columbus Mac and Cheese Festival when it returns in 2023 to The Yard at Easton Town Square.
Get cheesy on Friday, October 6, 2023 from 4-7:30 p.m. – and it’s all for a good cause to #MacOutCancer for the adolescent and young adult (AYA) cancer program at OSUCCC – The James.
Columbus Mac and Cheese Festival
The festival features an array of macaroni and cheese creations from the best Columbus restaurants. There will be live entertainment at this tasty family-friendly festival, and water, soda, and beer and wine will be available for purchase.
Tickets are available now. Admission is $25 for adults, $10 for children 12 and under with early bird pricing through August 31. Adult The early Bird Family Four Pack (2 adults, 2 children ages 3-12) is $65.00. After August 31, pricing is $30 for adults; $70 for family 4 pack.
The event is expected to sell-out prior to the event, so purchase your tickets now.
Restaurant list for prior festivals has included Fado, McCormick and Schmick’s, Melt, Noodles & Company, OSUCCC – James Bloch Suite, The Pit BBQ, Rusty Bucket Restaurant and Tavern, Smith & Wollensky, ..and more to come!
Proceeds from the Columbus Mac and Cheese Festival support adolescent and young adult cancer research. Cancer has become the number one disease killer in young adults. Young adult cancer survival rates have not improved nearly as well as other age groups.
The festival has raised more than $350,000 to date for Adolescent and Young Adult cancer research at the OSUCCC – James. The program fuels groundbreaking discoveries that will lead to our shared vision of a cancer-free world.
Looking for more fun festivals? Check out this huge list of festivals around Columbus!