KOBO owner Jacob Wooten issued a press release today addressing some changes coming soon to the bar/music venue. Here are the highlights:

  • KOBO will be closed June 30 for approximately two weeks.
  • The bar will be expanded as will the floor space around the stage.
  • Sound and lighting will get upgrades.
  • New bar top featuring local music vinyl.
  • New hours:  Tuesday – Thursday (6pm – 1am), Friday – Saturday (6pm – 2am)
  • Earlier start times for live music with shows ending by 11pm (THANK GOD!)
  • 15-20 local taps and craft favorites, special cocktail menu
  • Reopening July 12 at 8pm with new hours beginning July 16.

“Kobo is your rock and roll happy hour destination, the chill after work spot for the service industry, a haven for all concert goers of all ages, and Columbus’s music venue,” says Jacob in the press release.