More than 60 nights of free entertainment this summer at the Downtown Columbia Lakefront Festival

Get ready for a summer of fun and entertainment with Lakefront Live, the exciting event series brought to you by Columbia Association. We’re excited to provide 5 months of free concerts, movies, and dancing events for the whole community, all happening at the Downtown Columbia Lakefront.

Our Lakefront Live concerts feature some of the best local and national musicians, playing a variety of genres including rock, jazz, blues, and more. And for movie lovers, we’re screening a variety of family-friendly movies courtesy of the famous Mr. B. in his 53rd year presenting movies at the Columbia Lakefront, from blockbusters to cult classics. Plus, join us for free dance sessions — get ready to show off your skills on the dance floor – fun for all ages, skills, and abilities! Plus, local restaurant The Collective is providing food and drink menus curated exclusively for our headline concert events.

Everything at Lakefront Live is completely free for the community, so don’t miss out on the fun. Come and join us at the Downtown Columbia Lakefront for a summer of unforgettable entertainment!

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Lakefront Live Schedule

Lakefront Live Event Series

Headline Concerts

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Check out the five headline event pages for special food and drink menus for each show!