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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 >>

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

Tue3May
4th Annual US Bank High School & Middle School Art Exhibit12:00 AM, Delphos Public Library 309 W. Second Street Delphos OH
Tue3May
Annual Wassenberg High School Invitational1:00 PM, Wassenberg Art Center 214 S. Washington Street Van Wert OH
Wed4May
4th Annual US Bank High School & Middle School Art Exhibit12:00 AM, Delphos Public Library 309 W. Second Street Delphos OH
Thu5May
4th Annual US Bank High School & Middle School Art Exhibit12:00 AM, Delphos Public Library 309 W. Second Street Delphos OH
Thu5May
Annual Wassenberg High School Invitational1:00 PM, Wassenberg Art Center 214 S. Washington Street Van Wert OH
Thu5May
National Day of Prayer11:30 AM, Van Wert County Courthouse 121 E. Main Street Van Wert OH
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