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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

Mon22Apr
Let's Just Walk7:00 PM, North Reservoir Meet at Rotary Park) S. Washington St Van Wert, OH
Fri24May
Red Cross Blood Drive10:00 AM, Wesley United Methodist Church 551 Center St Van Wert, OH
Fri24May
Fountain Park Concert - Van Wert Community Band 7:00 PM, Fountain Park] 200 W. Main St Van Wert, OH
Mon27May
Memorial Day Observances12:00 AM, Convoy Veterans Day Parade - 9:30 AM Ohio City Woodlawn Cemetery - 10:30 AM Willshire - 10:30 AM Van Wert Woodland Cemetery - 10:45 AM Delphos Veteran Memorial Park - 11:00 AM Venedocia Cemetery - 110:00 AM
Mon27May
Memorial Day Observances12:00 AM, Convoy - Veterans Day Parade Downtown - 9:30 AM Ohio City - Woodlawn Cemetery - 10:30 AM Willshire - 10:30 AM Van Wert - Woodland Cemetery - 10:45 AM Delphos - Veterans Memorial Park - 11:00 AM Venedocia - Cemetery - 11:00 AM
Thu30May
Free Entertaiment Auction5:00 PM, Van Wert County Fairgrounds 1055 S. Washington St Van Wert, OH
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