The Moonlight Market is a unique Downtown event that takes place every second Saturday evening, April through December, from 6pm to 11pm. The event offers Downtown visitors a chance to shop underneath the stars at dozens of sidewalk retailers, and also visit our brick and mortar businesses during special late-night hours. Food, drinks, entertainment, boutique shopping and artisan vendors showcase the best of what Gay Street has to offer during the Moonlight Market!

Who's who at the Gay St. Moonlight Market

A mix of brick-and-mortar businesses and independent local vendors take to the sidewalks from 6pm to 11pm on the second Saturday from April - December. The Moonlight Market also includes local musicians and artists, with many of the Gay St. and nearby High St. businesses keeping extended hours into the night.

Meet the rest of the vendors
  • Car2Go

    car2go is a groundbreaking mobility program redefining transportation in rapidly growing urban areas. It provides a fleet of free-floating, low-emission, self-service smart fortwo cars distributed all over the city. car2go vehicles can be accessed “on-demand” or reserved for up to 30 minutes in advance. For “on-demand” access, members simply swipe their membership card against the [...]

  • .free clothing co

    .free clothing’s goal is to provide a high-quality product with simple design that always tell a story. love people // live .free Website: lovePeopleLiveFree from Jeffrey Riley on Vimeo.

  • Pursuit Mobile Suit Truck

    In Columbus, at the South Campus Gateway of The Ohio State University and online. Changing the way guys buy suits, shirts, ties, and more. We specialize in great fitting, stylish clothing with approachable advice you can trust, and an experience you’ll enjoy. Pursuit has launched a mobile suit truck in 2014. Stop by the Moonlight [...]

From our blog

Come back often to check out the latest from the Market, happening every second Saturday this summer.

  • Merchant FAQs for the December Holiday Moonlight Market

    Moonlight Market Vendor

    1. How do I sign up to be a vendor? – Interested merchants may sign up on our website:   2. Can I request electricity? – Electricity is not provided. Lighting from the street and/or battery-operated or generator power that you provide will be your only source of electricity.   3. How do I light my [...]

  • November 9th Moonlight Market Kicked Off Local Holiday Shopping Season in Columbus

    November 9th Moonlight Market

    Close to 50 local merchants came out to Gay St. to showcase their wares on Saturday evening during the November 9th Moonlight Market, as a countless number of attendees filled the sidewalks. The close proximity of vendors and wide variety of items available made this Moonlight Market an ideal spot for Columbusites to begin their [...]