The Festival is a free event, featuring family-friendly entertainment, food, endless activities for children, shopping and more.
Friday, June 21
5 p.m. | DJ Matty Sexton
6-8 p.m. | Aaron Chalcraft with Big Mood
9-11 p.m. | Shuckin Bubba Deluxe
12 p.m. | DJ Matty Sexton
4-5:30 p.m. | Agent 99
6-7:30 p.m. | Big Badd
8-10 p.m. | Rockhouse
10 p.m. | Fireworks, grand finale fireworks presented by KEMBA Financial Credit Union
Mount Carmel Kid’s Zone
The Mount Carmel Kid’s Zone will feature more than a dozen rides, games and activities for children. Interactive games include an extreme trampoline, hippo chow down, bungee run, warrior dash obstacle course and more. Wristbands are $20 per day per child. There is an area for younger children (48″ or less). Wristbands for the younger children’s area are $10 per day per child.
Night at the Races
New this year – Night at the Races presented by the Olentangy Rotary Club. The event will be held from 6-9 p.m. Friday of the Festival in the Municipal Building East Room. The races will start at 7 p.m. More information about the event can be found here.
Guests are encouraged to use public parking lots and street parking spaces in downtown Powell. Additional parking will be available in the Village Academy parking lot as well as along South Liberty Street.
South Liberty Street will be closed to northbound traffic from 4 p.m.-midnight Friday, June 21 and from 11 a.m.-midnight Saturday, June 22 for parking. Bennett Parkway will serve as the detour.
This year’s Powell Festival is made possible thanks to presenting partners Mount Carmel and McClurg Properties as well as Jill Patricia King, KEMBA Financial Credit Union, Goldfish Swim School, Auto Assets, Giant Eagle, Tiltons Automotive Service, EyeCare Professionals of Powell, Pepsi, Heidelberg Distributing, Nocterra Brewing Co., Powell Grand Communities, BCI, Germain Ford, Fishel, Downey, Albrecht & Riepenhoff LLP, Kirch Group Technology, Liberty Tavern, Powell Village Winery, Ill Mannered Brewing Co., Powell Sertoma Club, Boy Scout Troop 428, City Barbeque, Frost Brown Todd Attorneys, Locker Soccer, and Amber Elizabeth Photography.
More information including a detailed schedule of events, list of marketplace and food vendors and FAQs can be found on the Festival’s website.