Columbus YP Week Kickoff: Food Truck Rally & Drive-in Concert
Polaris Fashion Place
1500 Polaris Pkwy
Columbus, OH 43240

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Columbus YP Week Kickoff: Food Truck Rally & Drive-in Concert

Monday, August 24, 2020 5:30pm - 8:30pm
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Monday, August 24, 2020
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Columbus Young Professionals Week is back for a fourth year and this year promises to be even bigger and better! Join us (and 87 other local YP organizations, nonprofits, employer resource groups and local collaborators) for a Kickoff Party & Drive-in Concert at Polaris Fashion Place on Monday, August 24 from 5:30-8:30pm.

The event is free to attend and will welcome attendees for a socially-distanced Food Truck Rally & Drive-in Concert featuring live music, food trucks, the Next Up Columbus Awards, and a drive-up concert at the main parking lots by the flag poles at Polaris Fashion Place.

5:00pm Cars/attendee arrival (volunteers will direct you where to park facing the stage)
5:30pm MUSIC by D&M DJ Entertainment
6:00pm Welcome by emcee Andrew Kozak of Spectrum News + Opening Remarks
6:30pm LIVE PERFORMANCE by KaTanya Ingram
7:00pm NEXT UP COLUMBUS AWARDS featuring CityPulse Columbus' 20 YPs to Know
7:15pm LIVE BAND PERFORMANCE by Betty Bangs

This event will also be live streamed via Facebook Live for thousands to view during and after the event!

Event features include:
• Food Truck Rally featuring 6 delicious local trucks (and pre-ordering by Street Food Finder)
• Music provided by D&M DJ Entertainment
• Live performance by KaTanya Ingram
• Live performance by Betty Bangs
• Next Up Columbus Awards 2020, presented by CityPulse Columbus, Discover, and Zipline Logistics
• COSI On Wheels
• COhatch Popup
• AT&T Mobile Popup
• Free parking
• Goody bags for the first 150 cars
• Live stream to Facebook Live courtesy of Platinum TDM

What other groups will be a part of the event?
Check out this year's list of partner organizations at

Now in its fourth year, Columbus Young Professionals Week is a week-long series of events & activities celebrating Columbus and all the great things there are to do for young professionals. This collaborative effort welcomes thousands of attendees to dozens of events across the Columbus region in partnership with 80+ YP organizations, employee resource groups, nonprofits, alumni associations, and community collaborators.

If you have any questions about this event, please contact us and reference our "YP Week Kickoff" event.

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Arrion H. - Aug 21st 4:47 pm 2020

New to this group as of 5mins ago. I am looking forward to this event to meet new people.

Matt L. - Aug 17th 8:32 am 2020

I'm really looking forward to this!

Jenni A. - May 24th 5:07 pm 2020

My partner and I are moving to Columbus in June and we are excited to meet new people and find events throughout the community.

Brooke P. - May 20th 9:47 am 2020

Hoping to meet some people. This will be my first event

Charles A. - May 4th 7:23 am 2020

Lol I'm new so I'm just gonna go with the flow 😎

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