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Discover home again at Van Wert County • Ohio

Welcome to the Van Wert Area Convention and Visitors Bureau web site. We’re here to help you plan an enjoyable visit to the Van Wert area. We’re proud of our historical attractions, cultural activities, unique shopping venues and outstanding restaurants. We will assist with additional information or help plan your itinerary as we extend our “Welcome Home” greeting.

Why are we called Van Wert?

Van Wert is named in honor of Isaac Van Wart, a hero of the Revolutionary War. Born in the farm country of Greenbaugh, New York,near the village of Elmsford. Van Wart's exact birthdate is not recorded, but his tombstone declares that he died at the age of sixty nine. Read more >>

2017 VISITOR'S GUIDE

Events, Attractions, Dining, Shopping, Lodging and more! All right here in the communities of Van Wert County.

2016 Visitor's Guide

UPCOMING EVENTS

Sat20Oct
Boney James7:30 PM, Niswonger Performing Arts Center 10700 St. Rt. 118 Van Wert, OH
Sat20Oct
Van Wert County Apple Festival9:00 AM, Van Wert County Fairgrounds 1055 S. Washington Street Van Wert, OH
Sat20Oct
31st Annual Fall Mums & Pumpkin Festival12:00 AM, Lincoln Ridge Farm 6588 Pollock Road Convoy, OH
Sat20Oct
Military Match at the Range9:30 AM, Van Wert County Outdoorsmen Club 9063 Ringwald Road Middle Point, OH
Sat20Oct
Dairy Barn Emporium12:00 AM, Van Wert County Fairgrounds - Dairy Barn 1055 S. Washington Street Van Wert, OH
Sat20Oct
Van Wert Dance Club7:30 PM, Goedde Building 205 W. Crawford Street Van Wert, OH
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