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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 >>

2016 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

Sat1Oct
39th Annual Photography Exhibit1:00 PM, Wassenberg Art Center 214 S. Washington St Van Wert
Sat1Oct
29th Annual Fall Mums & Pumpkin Festival11:00 AM, Lincoln Ridge Farm 6588 Pollock Road Convoy, Ohio 45832 Phone: 4199-749-4224
Sat1Oct
The Addams Family12:00 AM, Van Wert Civic Theater 118 S. Race Street Van Wert OH
Sun2Oct
29th Annual Fall Mums & Pumpkin Festival11:00 AM, Lincoln Ridge Farm 6588 Pollock Road Convoy, Ohio 45832 Phone: 4199-749-4224
Sun2Oct
The Addams Family12:00 AM, Van Wert Civic Theater 118 S. Race Street Van Wert OH
Sat8Oct
29th Annual Fall Mums & Pumpkin Festival11:00 AM, Lincoln Ridge Farm 6588 Pollock Road Convoy, Ohio 45832 Phone: 4199-749-4224
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