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Celebrate Art and Community at Momentum Festival in Downtown Toledo

Summer isn’t over yet! The temperatures are cooling down, but the fun is heating up with The Arts Commission’s Momentum Festival! Momentum Festival is a three day celebration of art and culture in our community. This year’s festival takes place Thursday, September 15 – Saturday, September 17 in Uptown Green and along the Maumee River in Promenade Park and Festival Park. The festival is free and open to the public, with the exception of the Patti LaBelle concert being a ticketed event.



All Weekend

“Oscillation” by The Urban Conga, tour managed by Creos

The Hiltons at Toledo Downtown Pocket Park

“Canopy” by Pneuhaus and Can-Duit Bike Powered Events

Festival Park

“Giant Light Box” by Adam Sanzenbacher

Festival Park



Momentum | Intersection Exhibition Opening

Toledo Museum of Art Glass Pavilion

5:00 – 7:00 pm

Food Trucks

Promenade Park

5:30 – 9:00 pm

Dancin’ in the Streets – Art Loop Collaboration

N St. Clair St.

5:30 – 8:30 pm

Glassblowing Films

Promenade Park

5:30 – 8:30 pm

Pop-Up Murals

Promenade Park

5:30 – 7:30 pm

Art Loop After Dark Silent Disco

Promenade Park

8:00 – 10:00 pm



Patti LaBelle Concert

Promenade Park

5:00 – 10:00 pm

Tickets may be purchased here.

Party at UpTown Green

1904 Madison Ave

5:00 – 10:00 pm

Andrea Myers Solo Exhibition – Of Rainbows and Blues

River House Arts

5:00 – 7:00 pm


Saturday (All events in Promenade Park today)

Clearly Hidden! Glass Ornament Scavenger Hunt

1:00 pm

Artist Market

1:00 – 8:00 pm

Live Glass Blowing Demonstrations by Firenation

1:00 – 8:00 pm

Yoga + Mindfulness

1:00 – 2:00 pm

Pop-Up Murals

1:00 – 4:00 pm

Bird’s Eye View Circus

2:00 – 5:00 pm

Magician Andrew Martin

2:00 – 4:00 pm

Toledo School for the Arts Glass City Steel Drum Band

4:00 – 5:00 pm

Whitman on Walls! – Films + Poetry Readings

7:00 – 8:00 pm

Klashing Black

5:00 – 6:00 pm

Nikki D and the Sisters of Thunder

6:00 – 7:00 pm

Momentum After Dark Party

8:00 – 10:00 pm

Downtown Toledo

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Contact Us: 419-249-5494

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300 Madison Ave #0110
Toledo, OH 43604

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