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COVID-19 Pandemic Forces Cancelation Of Columbus Arts Festival And Comfest

The Greater Columbus Arts Council has canceled this year's Columbus Arts Festival due to coronavirus concerns and social distancing guilelines. 

Those who signed up to participate in the festival in June will have their fees refunded and accepted artists will be automatically juried into next year's event. ComFest organizers have also canceled their eventscheduled for June 26-28 because of coronavirus concerns. 

Jim has been with WCBE since 1996. Before that he worked as a reporter at another Columbus radio station, and for three newspapers in Southwest Florida.