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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

Sat26May
Camp Clay Aqua Park Opens12:00 PM, YMCA Camp Clay 9196 Liberty Union Road Van Wert, OH
Tue19Jun
62nd Annual June Art Show1:00 PM, Wassenbreg Art Center 214 S. Washin8gton St Van Wert, OH
Tue19Jun
Van Wert County Farmers Market3:00 PM, Van Wert County Fairgrounds Gate 4 Fox Road Van Wert, OH
Wed20Jun
62nd Annual June Art Show1:00 PM, Wassenbreg Art Center 214 S. Washin8gton St Van Wert, OH
Thu21Jun
62nd Annual June Art Show1:00 PM, Wassenbreg Art Center 214 S. Washin8gton St Van Wert, OH
Fri22Jun
52nd Annual Willshire Days12:00 AM, Willshire Park Hogan Street Willshire OH
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