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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 >>


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

2016 Visitor's Guide


Wassenberg High School Invitational1:00 PM, Wassenberg Art Center 214 S. Washington St Van Wert, OH
U.S. Bank Student Art Exhibit12:00 AM, Delphos Public Library 309 W. Second St Delphos, OH
Easter Egg Hunts12:00 AM, Van Wert Smiley Park - 10 AM Middle Point Ball Park - 12 PM Venedocia Memorial Park - 1 PM Delphos Stadium Park - 1 PM Convoy Visit with eh Easter Bunny - 12 PM
Easter Bone Hunt11:00 AM, Rotary Athletic Complex John Brown Rd Van Wert, OH
Easter Bunny Sighting9:30 AM, Delphos Public Library 309 W. Second St Delphos, OH
Van Wert Dance Club7:30 PM, Goedde Building 205 W. Crawford St Van Wert, OH
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